Better With You Episodes

2010, TV Show

Better With You Season 1 episodes

Better With the Baby Season 1, Episode 22

In the Season 1 finale, Mia goes into labor, only to decide that she and Casey should bring their baby into the world as a married couple. So Casey and Ben zip over to City Hall for a license, while Maddie scrambles to find an authorized official to perform the ceremony. Meanwhile, the grandparents-to-be scour the gift shop for the traditional something old, something new, something borrowed and something blue. read more

Better With a Bargain Season 1, Episode 21

Mia covets a top-of-the-line stroller for the baby, so granddad-to-be Joel does his wheeling-and-dealing best to score a hefty discount on one. Meanwhile, jobless Maddie ponders whether she still has the drive to be an attorney. read more

Better With Crying Season 1, Episode 20

When a very pregnant Mia realizes her condition will prevent her from participating in many of the wedding-day festivities, she and Casey decide to postpone the ceremony until after the baby is born, and then set out to recoup their deposits. Meanwhile, Ben decides to have some fun with Joel when he discovers the father of the bride is unable to stop shedding tears while preparing his wedding-day toast to his little girl. read more

Better With Dancing Season 1, Episode 19

To prep for their wedding reception, Casey and Mia take a dance class, where he, a very accomplished dancer, discovers that she has two left feet. Meanwhile, Ben seeks relationship advice from talk-show host Larry King (appearing as himself), who is staying at Ben's hotel. read more

Better With Lying Season 1, Episode 18

On the eve of Mia and Casey's engagement party, the sisters begin to suspect there is something fishy about each other's tales about how they met their men. Meanwhile, since the celebration is at Vicky and Joel's country club, Joel thinks it could afford him the opportunity to save money in his campaign to be elected club treasurer. read more

Better Without a Job Season 1, Episode 17

Maddie's joy at being named partner at her law firm is short-lived when she is laid off, and she tells everyone she quit to take a better job. Meanwhile, Mia and Casey suspect there is a secret negative message in a children's book that has been passed down through generations. read more

Better Without a Couch Season 1, Episode 16

Ben helps stealthily return Casey's couch to its former owner---Casey's ex-girlfriend---without Mia finding out. Meanwhile, Maddie helps tweak Joel and Vicky's wills, but she has a hard time getting them to take her professional manner seriously. read more

Better With a Shamrock Season 1, Episode 15

Ben hopes to get his name inscribed on a shamrock at his favorite bar, but it looks like he will strike out in his efforts when he learns the establishment's owner is New York Yankee Nick Swisher (appearing as himself), with whom Ben has a bad history. Meanwhile, Mia and Maddie use a secret language to convey their apprehension about attending a charity event with Vicky. read more

Better With a Leather Jacket Season 1, Episode 14

Casey heads out for a job interview and borrows a leather jacket without telling anyone, unaware that the coat has a history of bringing bad luck to its wearer. Each family member recalls a calamitous experience while sporting the coat. Among the tales of woe: Ben once accidentally interfered with the New York Yankee's Nick Swisher (appearing as himself) as the outfielder was trying to snag a fly ball. read more

Better With Valentine's Day Season 1, Episode 13

Ben and Joel tell Casey, who is marking his first Valentine's Day with Mia, that it sets a bad precedent to spend too much on a gift, but he ignores their advice, which leads the other two to break the bank to impress their ladies. Joel goes so far as to hire singer-pianist Michael Feinstein to play for Vicky. read more

Better With a Cat Season 1, Episode 12

The pediatrician tells Mia and Casey that their newly adopted cat should not be around the baby. The news triggers a competition between Mia's parents and Maddie and Ben, who believe whoever takes in the feline will also be named the baby's guardian. read more

Better With Skinny Jeans Season 1, Episode 11

Mia is bent out of shape when Ben accidentally rips her favorite pair of jeans, so she wrangles him to the store for a new pair, where he must give her the skinny---being pregnant is going to necessitate a move up in size. Meanwhile, Joel feels the need to shape up after learning he is not at the top of the chart in Vicky and her girlfriends' fantasy-husband-draft Web site. Later, Maddie tries to prove to Casey that the U.S. Postal Service is a first-class operation. read more

Better With Christmas Crap Season 1, Episode 10

When Maddie discovers Mia is using her pregnancy as an excuse to opt out of the dreaded family Christmas at their parents' lake house, Maddie fabricates a yarn of her own to get out of the trip. read more

Better With Thanksgiving Season 1, Episode 9

Vicky's oven breaks down just before Thanksgiving, which is actually a blessing for everyone (save Vicky), since now the family won't have to gobble down one of her outlandish, unpalatable turkey-based fiascoes. When the celebration is moved to Maddie and Ben's, Mia discovers her late grandmother's ring that was supposedly stolen, and now Maddie has some serious explaining to do. read more

Better With Flirting Season 1, Episode 8

Maddie scores Mia and Casey a meeting with A-list wedding planner Lorraine Ashley (Reba McEntire). But after they hire her, the arrangement hits a snag when the couple suspects Lorraine is planning to upstage their big day. Meanwhile, Ben decides he's been with Maddie for so long that it might be time to give his "flirting muscle" a workout. read more

Better With Road Joel Season 1, Episode 7

When the guys take a road trip to Vermont to get Casey's stuff out of storage, Ben sees the journey as a chance to get to know Casey better, while Joel envisions it as an opportunity to become a father-in-law gone wild. Back at home, the women throw a baby shower for Mia and invite Casey's quirky and demanding mother, who causes a ruckus with Vicky when both future grannies want to be known as Nana. read more

Better With Halloween Season 1, Episode 6

Maddie boo-hoos the fact that her birthday falls on Halloween and overshadows her special day, so Mia and Casey offer to treat her to a party at their new home. Meanwhile, Ben forgets what Maddie wants for a gift, and Joel offers him some advice on how he always handled such a situation; and Mia finds a mysterious videotape among Ben's things and wonders whether she should sneak a peek at it. read more

Better With Little Buddy Season 1, Episode 5

Ben tries to get Vicky to stop sending him silly e-mails to his office, and Maddie has a plan to help. Meanwhile, Mia tries to convince Casey that being pregnant is no reason to curtail lovemaking. read more

Better With Fighting Season 1, Episode 4

The course of true love hits a pothole when Casey and Mia have their first fight, but Casey comes up with a foolproof plan to help smooth over all disagreements. Meanwhile, Vicky and Joel share their unique take on resolving marital spats. read more

Better With Ben Season 1, Episode 3

Ben is a little put out when, after nine years of being left out of the Putneys' annual Christmas-card photo, new-to-the-family Casey is asked to sit in. So Ben and Maddie design their own holiday greeting card. read more

Better With Firehouse Season 1, Episode 2

Mia and Casey go house hunting and she becomes concerned when he takes a liking to an old, run-down firehouse. Meanwhile, already retired Vicky sees her ordered life become unsettled as recently retired Joel has trouble keeping himself occupied. read more

Pilot Season 1, Episode 1

A sitcom about the relationships among three couples from one family. In the opener, Maddie (Jennifer Finnigan) is distressed to learn her younger sister, Mia (JoAnna Garcia), is engaged to a guy she's only known a short while. Meanwhile, the siblings' parents are overjoyed with the news. read more

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Premiered: September 22, 2010, on ABC
Rating: TV-PG
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Premise: A sitcom about the relationships among three couples from one family. They include an unmarried pair who've lived together for nine years and the woman's parents, a longtime married duo.

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