The BEST episodes of Significant Mother

Every episode of Significant Mother ever, ranked from best to worst by thousands of votes from fans of the show. The best episodes of Significant Mother!

Significant Mother centers on budding Portland restaurateur Nate , whose world is turned upside-down when he returns home from a business trip to find his lothario best friend and roommate, Jimmy, dating his recently separated mother, Lydia. To make matters worse, Nate's previously disinterested dad, Harrison is now determined to win Lydia back.

Last Updated: 1/23/2024Network: The CWStatus: Ended
Not About Bob
155 votes

#1 - Not About Bob

Season 1 - Episode 9 - Aired 10/5/2015

Nate aks Same and Atticus to help convince Jimmy that he made a mistake; Lydia considers advice from her boss; Harrison has a realization about his marriage to Lydia.

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Suffering & Succotash
164 votes

#2 - Suffering & Succotash

Season 1 - Episode 5 - Aired 8/31/2015

When Lydia's uptight mother visits unexpectedly, Lydia wants to hide her relationship with Jimmy; Grammy reveals a secret of her own.

Get Forked
156 votes

#3 - Get Forked

Season 1 - Episode 6 - Aired 9/14/2015

When Lydia and Jimmy tell Nate that he should loosen up, he goes on a series of dates; Sam has a hard time writing lyrics for her next song after Atticus shares an observation.

Home Is Where The Lamp Is
156 votes

#4 - Home Is Where The Lamp Is

Season 1 - Episode 8 - Aired 9/28/2015

Lydia asks realtor Bob Babcock to help her sell the home once shared with Harrison; a conversation with Nate leads to Jimmy having doubts about his relationship with Lydia.

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Under Buddy
154 votes

#5 - Under Buddy

Season 1 - Episode 7 - Aired 9/21/2015

Nate hires a temporary bartender when Lydia forces him to give Jimmy the night off; Jimmy becomes jealous and wants to have a bartending duel.

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Mixed Doubles
188 votes

#6 - Mixed Doubles

Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired 8/10/2015

Lydia and Jimmy plan a date in public to rebuff Nate's contention that they're not serious about their relationship. Nate, meanwhile, goes on a date with an older woman he meets at a restaurant; and Atticus prepares for a perfect evening with Sam.

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Edible Wrecks
168 votes

#7 - Edible Wrecks

Season 1 - Episode 4 - Aired 8/24/2015

Nate meticulously prepares for an interview with an important food blogger, but things go awry when he eats Jimmy and Lydia's gummy bears that turn out to contain marijuana.

Welcome To Bonetown
242 votes

#8 - Welcome To Bonetown

Season 1 - Episode 1 - Aired 8/3/2015

Nate, a budding restaurateur, returns from a trip and learns that his best friend has started dating his recently separated mother, Lydia; Nate's previously disinterested father becomes determined to win Lydia back.

Who's Your Daddy?
165 votes

#9 - Who's Your Daddy?

Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired 8/17/2015

Lydia thinks she might be pregnant and begs Nate to keep it a secret until she gets confirmation; Jimmy realizes Nate is keeping something from him and becomes determined to learn the truth; Nate's life inspires Emma to write a country song.

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