The Best Episodes of Mom

Smokey Taylor and a Deathbed Confession

#1 - Smokey Taylor and a Deathbed Confession 8.12

Season 1 - Episode 22

Christy and Bonnie help Violet through labor. Meanwhile, Christy is convinced that Bonnie still has feelings for Alvin.

Directors: Jeff Greenstein
Atticus Finch and the Downtrodden

#2 - Atticus Finch and the Downtrodden 7.92

Season 3 - Episode 22

Christy's dream of becoming a lawyer is in jeopardy when she is hit with the reality of how much her education will cost. Also, Bonnie becomes the disciplinarion with Violet back at home.

Forged Resumes and the Recommended Dosage

#3 - Forged Resumes and the Recommended Dosage 7.88

Season 2 - Episode 4

Christy tries to determine the reason behind Violet's strange behavior; Bonnie goes on a search for a job.

Directors: Ted Wass
Clumsy Monkeys and a Tilted Uterus

#4 - Clumsy Monkeys and a Tilted Uterus 7.88

Season 1 - Episode 20

Christy and Bonnie try to make sure everything goes smoothly when Violet finds the perfect couple to adopt her baby.

Directors: Jeff Greenstein
Chicken Nuggets and a Triple Homicide

#5 - Chicken Nuggets and a Triple Homicide 7.88

Season 2 - Episode 3

In order to get the family back together, Christy and Bonnie rent a house with a colorful past. Meanwhile, Bonnie tries to broker a peace between Christy and Alvin.

Directors: Ted Wass
Beast Mode and Old People Kissing

#6 - Beast Mode and Old People Kissing 7.88

Season 3 - Episode 18

When Jodi's boyfriend, Travis (Jesse Luken), who was with her when she overdosed, shows up at an A.A. meeting, Christy struggles to show him the compassion he needs. Also, Bonnie's new boyfriend, Adam (William Fichtner), feels left out because she spends so much time at A.A.

Fireballs and Bullet Holes

#7 - Fireballs and Bullet Holes 7.87

Season 1 - Episode 15

Christy tries to start a relationship with her father, Alvin, while Bonnie struggles to accept that Christy wants him in her life.

Directors: Ted Wass
Broken Dreams and Blocked Arteries

#8 - Broken Dreams and Blocked Arteries 7.86

Season 1 - Episode 21

Christy is caught in the middle when tensions rise between Bonnie and Alvin. Meanwhile, a very pregnant Violet is apprehensive about going to her senior prom.

Directors: James Widdoes
Leather Cribs and Medieval Rack

#9 - Leather Cribs and Medieval Rack 7.83

Season 1 - Episode 14

Christy and Bonnie come clean about secrets they've been keeping from each other. Meanwhile, Violet and Luke discover they have different ideas about parenting.

Directors: Ted Wass
Caperberries and a Glass Eye

#10 - Caperberries and a Glass Eye 7.82

Season 3 - Episode 17

Christy encourages Bonnie to go out with a great new guy, Adam, only to find out he's not as great as she thought.

Diabetic Lesbians and a Blushing Bride

#11 - Diabetic Lesbians and a Blushing Bride 7.81

Season 3 - Episode 12

When Marjorie announces she getting married, Christy and Bonnie are determined to make it a perfect day.

Directors: James Widdoes
Toilet Wine and the Earl of Sandwich

#12 - Toilet Wine and the Earl of Sandwich 7.81

Season 1 - Episode 19

Christy and Bonnie help Regina tie up loose ends on the way to drop her off at prison. Meanwhile, Alvin spends the day getting to know his grandkids.

Directors: Jeff Greenstein
Sonograms and Tube Tops

#13 - Sonograms and Tube Tops 7.80

Season 1 - Episode 18

Christy plans a baby shower for Violet, who is nervous about becoming a mom. Meanwhile, Bonnie scores a new life-coaching client.

Directors: Jeff Greenstein
Kreplach and a Tiny Tush

#14 - Kreplach and a Tiny Tush 7.80

Season 3 - Episode 7

Christy hosts a dinner attended by Violet's future mother-in-law, who is hard to please. Steve wants to take his relationship with Bonnie to the next level.

Quaaludes and Crackerjack

#15 - Quaaludes and Crackerjack 7.79

Season 3 - Episode 10

In order to avoid her ex-boyfriend, Bonnie drags Christy to a new AA meeting, only to run into her ex-girlfriend, Jeanine, from 30 years ago.

Directors: James Widdoes
A Catheter and a Dipsy-Doodle

#16 - A Catheter and a Dipsy-Doodle 7.79

Season 3 - Episode 19

Despite being extremely ill, Christy insists on taking her final exams. Also, Bonnie is furious when she suspects her boyfriend, Adam, is cheating on her.

Snickerdoodle and a Nip Slip

#17 - Snickerdoodle and a Nip Slip 7.78

Season 3 - Episode 8

When Christy catches the eye of Candace's wealthy, charming father Fred, Candace and Baxter are outraged while Bonnie pushes Christy to give him a chance.

Abstinence and Pudding

#18 - Abstinence and Pudding 7.76

Season 1 - Episode 6

Christy is determined to take things slow in her relationship with Adam. Meanwhile, Bonnie and her rival from AA, Marjorie, disagree on what "taking it slow" means.

Directors: Jeff Greenstein
Estrogen and a Hearty Breakfast

#19 - Estrogen and a Hearty Breakfast 7.76

Season 1 - Episode 7

Christy squares off against Luke's conservative parents, who are upset about Violet's pregnancy. Meanwhile, Bonnie is determined not to let menopause get the best of her.

Directors: James Widdoes
Crazy Eyes and a Wet Brad Pitt

#20 - Crazy Eyes and a Wet Brad Pitt 7.75

Season 2 - Episode 6

Christy and Bonnie are in the lap of luxury when Christy's wealthy sponsee, Jill, asks them to keep her company on her first night out of rehab.

Directors: Ted Wass
Sparkling Water & Ba-Dinkers

#21 - Sparkling Water & Ba-Dinkers 7.73

Season 4 - Episode 3

Bonnie fears she's become undesirable when she catches Adam smoking pot before sex, and Christy tries to smooth things over between them.

Cinderella and a Drunk MacGyver

#22 - Cinderella and a Drunk MacGyver 7.73

Season 3 - Episode 11

Christy tries to help Julian (Joe Manganiello), a handsome, newly sober AA member, but her attraction to him complicates things. Meanwhile, Bonnie jumps at the chance to attend a lavish charity gala with Jill.

Directors: James Widdoes
Corned Beef and Handcuffs

#23 - Corned Beef and Handcuffs 7.73

Season 1 - Episode 12

Christy gets stuck in the middle when Bonnie and Chef Rudy start dating.

Directors: Jon Cryer
Six Thousand Bootleg T-Shirts and a Prada Handbag

#24 - Six Thousand Bootleg T-Shirts and a Prada Handbag 7.73

Season 1 - Episode 5

Christy makes a new friend who has big problems. Meanwhile, Bonnie attempts to put someone else's needs ahead of her own.

Directors: James Widdoes
A Small Nervous Meltdown and a Misplaced Fork

#25 - A Small Nervous Meltdown and a Misplaced Fork 7.72

Season 1 - Episode 3

Christy goes on her first date since she stopped drinking. Meanwhile, Bonnie teaches her grandson Roscoe to gamble.

Directors: Gary Halvorson