Parents' Guide to

The Radkes

By Melissa Camacho, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 13+

Texas mom is funny, self-confident in light reality show.

TV USA Reality TV 2019
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Community Reviews

age 12+

Based on 12 parent reviews

age 6+

Love this show!!!

I think that Melissa Radke and her family are just AWESOME!!! She says the things that most mothers really think but don’t want to say!!! I just love shows when the families are REAL and not a scripted show. Melissa and her family have MY VOTE for a second, third, fourth, etc., season!!! I have read other reviews on her of her show that were negative..but they are so wrong!!! I truly hope that this show is given the green light for some more seasons!!! The Radkes is a GREAT show!!!
age 18+



Is It Any Good?

Our review:
Parents say: (12 ):
Kids say: Not yet rated

This lighthearted and fun series features Melissa Radke and her trademark loud voice and Texan humor, living an ordinary life in small-town Texas. Her claim that she loves being a wife and mother, despite not being very good at it, sets the stage for many of the contrived antics that take place throughout the show. But this story also makes her, and the whole family's dynamic, easy to relate to. Melissa, who has built a career talking about her struggles with her own self-esteem and negative body issues, gives herself the permission to unapologetically celebrate who she is, and openly loves herself and her family. This makes The Radkes a positive and entertaining show worth tuning into.

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