Episodes
Published 05/11/22
"A Family Meltdown"  The adults con another small business owner into funding MSWC; Annie mentally prepares to move in with Kody; Christine orders her gravestone.     Looking for additional content and access to all of our recaps?  Sign-up for our Patreon: www.patreon.com/SurvivingPod  Follow us on Twitter: @Surviving_Pod  Email us: [email protected] 
Published 05/11/22
"Growing Up & Moving Out"  Madison and Mykelti’s friends die of secondhand embarrassment; MSWC evolves into a penniless production company; Robyn channels Dee Dee Blanchard.     Looking for additional content and access to all of our recaps?  Sign-up for our Patreon: www.patreon.com/SurvivingPod  Follow us on Twitter: @Surviving_Pod  Email us: [email protected] 
Published 05/04/22
"From Monogamy to Polygamy"  A Mormon and a Christian polygamist family walk into a Passover Seder; the Browns get judgey about the lifestyles of other plural families; Meri almost Mama-Plaths the Richards family cat; the Browns clothesline a small child.     Looking for additional content and access to all of our recaps?  Sign-up for our Patreon: www.patreon.com/SurvivingPod  Follow us on Twitter: @Surviving_Pod  Email us: [email protected] 
Published 04/27/22
"Four Wives in Two RVs"  The family embark on another road trip to nowhere; Truely wishes for a Kody-less birthday; Janelle microwaves leftover 72 oz steaks; Robyn transforms into a snow yeti.     Looking for additional content and access to all of our recaps?  Sign-up for our Patreon: www.patreon.com/SurvivingPod  Follow us on Twitter: @Surviving_Pod  Email us: [email protected] 
Published 04/20/22
"Growing Up Polygamist"  The Brown teens reject Kody’s dating and harmone advice while the adults plan a misery-filled spring break trip to Missouri.     Looking for additional content and access to all of our recaps?  Sign-up for our Patreon: www.patreon.com/SurvivingPod  Follow us on Twitter: @Surviving_Pod  Email us: [email protected] 
Published 04/13/22
"Vegas Surprise"  The wives inflate Kody’s ego by throwing a party in his honor; a crime is committed against mayonnaise; Robyn cooks for the first and last time.     Looking for additional content and access to all of our recaps?  Sign-up for our Patreon: www.patreon.com/SurvivingPod  Follow us on Twitter: @Surviving_Pod  Email us: [email protected] 
Published 04/06/22
"The Big Decision"  Kody rehearses signing the investor's check; Meri meets up with her first and only friend; Christine nearly collapses carrying the team; Robyn puts words in Kody’s mouth.     Looking for additional content and access to all of our recaps?  Sign-up for our Patreon: www.patreon.com/SurvivingPod  Follow us on Twitter: @Surviving_Pod  Email us: [email protected] 
Published 03/30/22
"Polygamists in a Shark Tank"  The adults waste time arguing in Nancy’s office; a NYT’s Bestselling author gets writer's block; no one remembers to DVR “Shark Tank”; the investors stay seated for the cameras.  Be sure to check out Jodie & Amanda's podcast, "We Love to Hate Everything" here:  https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/we-love-to-hate-everything/id1387310266  Here's the crossover episode we did on their...
Published 03/16/22
"Meri Drops A Bomb"  Keith Urban gives Meri blue balls; Kody pretends he took biology; the fahmlee looks for a handout to keep MSWC in business.     Looking for additional content and access to all of our recaps?  Sign-up for our Patreon: www.patreon.com/SurvivingPod  Follow us on Twitter: @Surviving_Pod  Email us: [email protected] 
Published 03/09/22
"Two on One: Tell All with Paedon Brown"  We're just sittin' here with Paedon Brown asking him the questions you wish the fahmlee would have answered during the Season 16 Tell All on TLC. Paedon spills some tea, passionately defends mock tapioca pudding, and dispels myths circulating among the Sister Wives fandom.  Be sure to check out the all-new digital series from TLC, "Cooking with Just...
Published 03/07/22
"One on One: Part 3"  Christine takes the easy way out of her 27-year-long marriage; Suki coaches Kody through some guided meditation; Janelle silences the remaining fahmlee group chat.     Looking for additional content and access to all of our recaps?  Sign-up for our Patreon: www.patreon.com/SurvivingPod  Follow us on Twitter: @Surviving_Pod  Email us: [email protected] 
Published 02/23/22
We are chatting with Mattie and Poodle from Reality Gays and guiding them on their maiden voyage into the universe of Sister Wives! Prepare yourself for some hot takes on the Browns. Plus, we discuss S5 of Before the 90 Days and Darcey & Stacey. This episode is two parts, so be sure to head over to Reality Gays for part 1. Listen to Reality Gays...
Published 02/17/22
"One on One: Part 2"  Janelle fills her tank with $20 regular cash; Kody accuses the OG wives of hazing; Robyn auditions for Hot Ones; Christine approves her own divorce.     Looking for additional content and access to all of our recaps?  Sign-up for our Patreon: www.patreon.com/SurvivingPod  Follow us on Twitter: @Surviving_Pod  Email us: [email protected] 
Published 02/09/22
"One on One: Part 1"  TLC accidentally airs a season 15 tell-all; Kody gets tranquilized by a blow dart; Meri takes a vow of celibacy; Robyn cries to avoid the hard questions.     Looking for additional content and access to all of our recaps?  Sign-up for our Patreon: www.patreon.com/SurvivingPod  Follow us on Twitter: @Surviving_Pod  Email us: [email protected] 
Published 02/02/22
"The Beginning of the End"  Ari demands a superspreader event for her birthday; Meri decides she’s not a spitter; Kody loses at Christine’s “game”; Janelle ends the season on a cliffhanger.     Listen to Christine's "Packing" Playlist that we made on Spotify:  https://open.spotify.com/playlist/2Ukh14si0NfWRqHMdE3pq8?si=4f16e7e301144a22     Looking for additional content and access to all of our recaps?  Sign-up for our Patreon: www.patreon.com/SurvivingPod  Follow us on Twitter:...
Published 01/26/22
"The Teflon Queen"  The audience elects Gabe head of the family; Kody forgets “his” rules and hugs everyone but his kids; Robyn shows Janelle up by doing some mourning of her own.     Looking for additional content and access to all of our recaps?  Sign-up for our Patreon: www.patreon.com/SurvivingPod  Follow us on Twitter: @Surviving_Pod  Email us: [email protected] 
Published 01/19/22
"Two Cliques"  Robyn admits there’s a devil on her shoulder; Kody skips out on Meri’s playdate; Janelle forgets how to use Facetime; two Thanksgiving turkeys vie for Kody’s heart.     Looking for additional content and access to all of our recaps?  Sign-up for our Patreon: www.patreon.com/SurvivingPod  Follow us on Twitter: @Surviving_Pod  Email us: [email protected] 
Published 01/12/22
"Choosing Kids Over Kody"  Gabe spills some hot tea; Robyn forgets to sanitize her mail; Kody becomes the caretaker of the Overlook Hotel; An F-Bomb sends shockwaves thru the SW universe.     Looking for additional content and access to all of our recaps?  Sign-up for our Patreon: www.patreon.com/SurvivingPod  Follow us on Twitter: @Surviving_Pod  Email us: [email protected] 
Published 01/05/22
"No Head Wife"  Christine reveals a fahmlee secret; Kody googles “nanny COVID rules”; Janelle auditions for The Office; Robyn comes down with a case of LIE-abetes.     Looking for additional content and access to all of our recaps?  Sign-up for our Patreon: www.patreon.com/SurvivingPod  Follow us on Twitter: @Surviving_Pod  Email us: [email protected] 
Published 12/29/21
"Sad Sorry Lonely Little People"  Meri hallucinates; Robyn gives Ysabel her hand-me-down pants for her very long legs; Christine recovers from jet lag; Kody tries to put a veteran out on the streets.     Visit betterhelp.com/ssw to receive 10% off your first month of BetterHelp.     Looking for additional content and access to all of our recaps?  Sign-up for our Patreon: www.patreon.com/SurvivingPod  Follow us on Twitter: @Surviving_Pod  Email us: [email protected] 
Published 12/22/21
"Cistern Wives"  Janelle acts puzzled about why her ex-sister-in-law dislikes her; Kody nearly buries Sol on Christine’s lot; Meri poses with another banana; Robyn quarantines with her nanny.     Visit betterhelp.com/ssw to receive 10% off your first month of BetterHelp.     Looking for additional content and access to all of our recaps?  Sign-up for our Patreon: www.patreon.com/SurvivingPod  Follow us on Twitter: @Surviving_Pod  Email us: [email protected] 
Published 12/15/21
"Not Social but Very Distant"  Meri chooses lot 9¾; Janelle transforms into Stevie Nicks; Robyn updates Sol’s inheritance in Kody’s Will; Christine packs for her all-inclusive hospital-stay vacation in NJ.     Looking for additional content and access to all of our recaps?  Sign-up for our Patreon: www.patreon.com/SurvivingPod  Follow us on Twitter: @Surviving_Pod  Email us: [email protected] 
Published 12/08/21
"Four Wives, Three Fires"  Janelle kicks her renter out so Gabe can move in; Meri thinks there’s s’more to her relationship with Kody; Robyn forgets to pack Ari’s leash.     Looking for additional content and access to all of our recaps?  Sign-up for our Patreon: www.patreon.com/SurvivingPod  Follow us on Twitter: @Surviving_Pod  Email us: [email protected] 
Published 12/01/21
"There's No Me in Polygamy"  Kody takes his wives temperatures in private; Janelle gets more room for her growhouse operation; Robyn forgets Truely and Savanah’s names.     Visit betterhelp.com/ssw to receive 10% off your first month of BetterHelp.     Looking for additional content and access to all of our recaps?  Sign-up for our Patreon: www.patreon.com/SurvivingPod  Follow us on Twitter: @Surviving_Pod  Email us: [email protected] 
Published 11/23/21