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Mainichi Kaasan

Alternative Titles

English: Kaasan - Mom's Life
Synonyms: Mainichi Kaa-san, Every Day Mom
Japanese: 毎日かあさん


Type: TV
Episodes: 142
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Apr 1, 2009 to Mar 25, 2012
Premiered: Spring 2009
Broadcast: Unknown
Producers: Nihon Ad Systems
Licensors: None found, add some
Studios: None found, add some
Source: Manga
Duration: 25 min. per ep.
Rating: PG - Children


Score: 7.691 (scored by 370 users)
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Ranked: #10982
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Popularity: #6328
Members: 1,888
Favorites: 20
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Based on Rieko Saibara's humorous semi-autobiographical manga about her life raising her two children.


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Characters & Voice Actors


Hongou, Mitsuru
Kasai, Kenichi
Episode Director
Riki, Arai
Theme Song Arrangement
Kurihara, Masaki

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"Mainichi Kaa-san" by Mori Kumiko

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"Okaeri" by Satou Hiromichi

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Dec 5, 2015
tanadeko (All reviews)
This show has impacted my views on marriage and family for the better. I'd say go for it, watch it, it's purely comedy and just such a touching, nice little bundle of joy as you watch Bunji and Fumi grow.

Story (9):

There aren't any flaws in the actual storyline I can really point to, but it's not outstanding and that's the reason why I didn't give it a 10. Mainichi Kaasan is NOT EPISODIC; it gives off that feeling, but things do change and that's one of the themes of the show. It is often split into 3 parts, which doesn't bother me but may be read more
Apr 28, 2010
Ilyaoh (All reviews)
Mainichi Kaa-san is an anime based on the mangaka's real life, although there's (of course) also a lot of fiction in it.

The series offers a good laugh here and there and sometimes it's just sad to watch because you can symphatize with the main character so much.

A drunk husband, two stupid and annoying kids and a housemother who despises them (yet loves them more then anything else), who wouldn't want to watch that?

The series is easy to get into, each anime episode has short stories about laughable situations. The main focus is the mother, who tries to become a mangaka while taking care of read more


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