The Best Episodes of Mom
Newly sober single mom Christy struggles to raise two children in a world full of temptations and pitfalls. Testing her sobriety is her formerly estranged mother, now back in Christy's life and eager to share passive-aggressive insights into her daughter's many mistakes.
#2 - Atticus Finch and the Downtrodden
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.
#3 - Beast Mode and Old People Kissing
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.
#5 - Poodle Fuzz and a Twinge of Jealousy
Season 5 - Episode 5
When an injury temporarily lands Bonnie in a wheelchair, Christy is forced to take over as building manager and makes a surprising discovery.
#6 - A Seafaring Ancestor and a Bloomin' Onion
Season 5 - Episode 3
Christy discovers she and her younger classmate, Cooper, make a good team both in and out of the classroom, and Bonnie steps up when a newly sober Natasha fears she can’t handle motherhood.
#8 - Caperberries and a Glass Eye
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.
#12 - Fish Town and Too Many Thank You's
Season 5 - Episode 2
Bonnie is suspicious when her brother, Ray, returns from rehab and strikes up a friendship with Adam, and Christy and Bonnie have a brush with the law when they take Ray’s fancy car for a joy ride.
#18 - Twinkle Lights and Grandma Shoes
Season 5 - Episode 1
Bonnie gets cold feet when considering her future with Adam, and Christy risks failing an important test in order to help a fellow alcoholic.
#20 - A Catheter and a Dipsy-Doodle
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.
#24 - Kreplach and a Tiny Tush
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.