Intellectually we know television is fictional, but there are just some TV moms that feel so real.
They’re funny, sometimes scary, heartwarming, totally over the top and somehow zoom right into our living rooms and make us wish that they were our mom growing up. TV moms are obviously not without their flaws (we’re looking at you Betty Draper), but maybe that’s why we love them so much.
Here are some of our favorite TV moms that you can watch on Netflix right now.
Originally published April 2016. Updated May 2017.