Don't Tell The Babysitter Mom's Dead
By Brittany Ashley
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Don’t Tell the Babysitter Mom’s Dead is a grief podcast by Brittany Ashley. Each episode includes a conversation with a fellow member of the Dead Mom’s Club, as well as an exploration into pop culture’s representation of TV & film characters who have lost their mother.
||CleanS1 Episode 8 - Brittany Ashley & Now and Then||For the Season 1 Finale, host Brittany Ashley delves into her own experience of losing her mom at 6 years old to pancreatic cancer. She goes back home to IL to interview her aunt and her dad, who knew her mom best. Throughout the episode, Brittany is in||10/18/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanS1 Episode 7 - Close Calls (Russo, Sebuck, King)||In a special episode, Brittany chats with three women close to her who have almost lost their mothers -- Kristin Russo (@kristinnoeline) who, at 21, had to say goodbye to her mom but then had an unexpected recovery, Lizzy Sebuck (@lizzysebuck) whose mot||9/7/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanS1 Episode 6 - Mikey Hawley & The Final Girls||Brittany talks with Mikey Hawley, the son of the late comedian Marcia Wallace (The Simpsons, The Bob Newhart Show). This episode features a pop culture segment about the horror film The Final Girls. Mikey is an actor in Los Angeles and you can find him||8/17/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanS1 Episode 5 - Allison Bagg & Disney||In this mid-season episode, Brittany talks with her friend Allison Bagg who lost her mom when she was 17 years old to brain cancer, and how she's done a ton of work to not feel guilty for being absent. This episode features a pop culture segment about D||8/1/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanS1 Episode 4 - Briana Byrd & Dawson's Creek||In this episode, Brittany chats with her friend Briana Byrd, who lost both of her parents to heart attacks, within 5 months of each other. This episode features a pop culture segment about Joey Potter on "Dawson's Creek". You can find Bri at @breezus88||7/15/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanS1 Episode 3 - Annamarie Davidson & Wild||Brittany has a conversation with her friend and writer Annamarie Davidson to talk about her mom's passing four years ago and how the tragedy changed her life at 26 years old. This episode features a pop culture segment about Cheryl Strayed's "Wild". You||7/1/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanS1 Episode 2 - Zach Dresler & Full House||Host Brittany Ashley sits down with her friend Zach Dresler to talk about losing his mom after her long battle with cancer. This episode features a pop culture segment about "Full House." You can find Zach at @zdresler on Twitter and Instagram. You can||6/15/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanS1 Episode 1 - Mara Wilson & Rugrats||In the premiere episode, host Brittany Ashley sits down with writer and actor Mara Wilson to talk about losing her mom at age 8. This episode features a pop culture segment about the Rugrats "Mother's Day" episode. Mara's first book, Where Am I Now?: T||6/1/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanTrailer||Don’t Tell the Babysitter Mom’s Dead is a grief podcast by Brittany Ashley. Each episode includes a conversation with a fellow member of the Dead Mom’s Club, as well as an exploration into pop culture’s representation on what it’s like to lose||5/10/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
More episodes please!!!!!!
I love this. I grew up with a Mommy Dearest mother who is still very much alive but dead to me. I love listening to these stories and living vicariously through these good mom stories.
Season 1 Finally!!!!
What a beautiful tear jerker that wrapped up the season!!!
Dead Moms Club
So relatable and so many teachable moments. Thanks for the vulnerability and reminding those of us who are members of the “club” that we’re not alone. Would recommend to anyone, regardless of whether or not they have experienced a loss.