Jill Taylor from Home Improvement is a loving mother to three sons and wife to Tim the Tool Man Taylor. She is the common sense and voice of reason in the relationship, as Tim often behaves like a teenage boy.
Peggy Bundy from Married With Children is a lazy stay-at-home mom who refuses to cook and clean for her family. However, she genuinely loves her family, and despite her backhanded comments and insults, she tries to care for them.
Joyce Summers from Buffy the Vampire Slayer was a stereotypical mother relying on pop psychology methods of raising her daughter Buffy. In addition to running an art gallery, Joyce served as a positive role model for Buffy and her friends.