On tonight’s How To Live With Your Parents (For The Rest of Your Life) episode 9 “How to Get Involved” when Polly is apprehensive about putting herself up for a promotion (wine and cheese manager) and Natalie announces that she’s playing a “hillside” in the school play, Elaine and Max decide to get involved in order to make sure that Natalie and Polly are living up to their full potential.
The series is based on Polly (Sarah Chalke) is a single mom who’s been divorced for almost a year. The transition wasn’t easy for her, especially in this economy. So, like a lot of young people living in this new reality, she and her daughter, Natalie (Rachel Eggleston), have moved back home with her eccentric parents, Elaine (Elizabeth Perkins) and Max (Brad Garrett). But Polly and her parents look at life through two different lenses. Polly’s too uptight. Her parents are too laid back. Polly’s conservative when it comes to dating (no action, whatsoever), while her parents are still sexually adventurous. They think Polly turned out okay, so what’s the big deal? Well, they say it takes a village to raise a child… and in Polly’s case, this village is on fire. But with help from her lovable yet irresponsible ex-husband Julian (Jon Dore), Polly takes her first steps toward getting a life, starting with a social one.
How To Live With Your Parents (For The Rest of Your Life) episode 9 “How to Get Involved” airs Wednesday, May 29 (9:31-10:00 p.m., ET) on ABC. Spoiler pictures below: