Linda takes up real estate after selling her own house.
Letters from a secret admirer tempt Richard to stray.
Linda's doctor talks her into having a nose job.
Linda's long-lost father (Pat Harrington), a salesman, visits.
Molly Kelly (Mary Tanner) visits and chooses to stay with sister Jane.
Ben angers everyone when he writes a column about his life.
Linda learns why she was offered a movie-industry job.
An unemployed friend interrupts Linda's week with Amanda.
Linda steps in when Laura bombs before cooking-show cameras.
Linda repents after a visit with a psychic (Laraine Newman).
Linda's wheelchair-bound sister, a top surgeon, visits.
Richard becomes a "big brother" to a neighborhood bully.
A man too attached to his mother proposes to Jane.
Ben cannot oust inadequate Richard from a softball team.
The teen son (Jonathan Ward) of clients falls for Linda.
Richard and Linda must learn to live on a budget.
Linda gives Amanda a birthday party -- whether she wants it or not.
Richard cannot forgive Linda's college fling with Ben.
Two years later, fired Linda buys into now-married Laura's company.
Linda and Chris square off against a tough preschool-admissions worker.
Laura's pregnancy-test results inspire, then cancel, wedding plans.
Jane crusades to help a homeless woman receive her social security money.
Linda fumes when Richard befriends a single mother.
Forgetful Richard goes out and leaves his daughter alone.
During labor Linda decides to go shopping.
A married presidential hopeful makes a pass at caterer Laura.
St. Valentine's Day finds Ben and Richard stranded on the road.
Richard secretly asks Laura to throw a baby shower for Linda.
Geneva's escaped-convict boyfriend asks her for a favor.
Ben is asked to co-author his mentor's (Anthony Newley) book.
Laura invites Nina to dinner, inspiring nightmares for Ben.
Ben gets a surprise when he returns to Brooklyn with Laura.
Richard quits House of Patio to become a professional pianist.
His father's visit propels Richard into a mid-life crisis.
Linda fumes when Cooper asks Jane's opinion on a film project.
Linda's boss offers Ben a movie deal for his new book.
Laura awakens with a hangover and a stranger in her bed.
Linda's 30th-birthday gala turns into a disaster.
Laura turns to the bottle after a fight with Ben.
Despondent Laura moves in with Richard and Linda.
Laura drinks to forget Ben, whose new book is a success.
Laura has misgivings when she and Ben go apartment-hunting.
Jane worries about being alone if Ben and Laura live together.
Ben's wallet falls into the casket holding Laura's aunt.
Catering weddings leaves Laura little time for romance.
Laura fails to reciprocate after Ben declares his love.
Laura decides to rekindle an old romance of her own.
Ben's hospitality toward an ex-lover who arrives unexpectedly angers Laura.
Richard may become a father sooner than he expects.
Ben won't let Laura read his just-finished novel.
Laura is disappointed after spending the night with Ben.
Ben asks Laura's ex-lover, Kevin, for advice on wooing her.
Ben asks Laura out on a double date.
A detective-novel writer meets his dream woman.