While reminiscing about Dean's razed garage, the couples recall an incident with actor Eriq La Salle.
Mel tries to intervene when Malena becomes obsessed with collecting all nine promotional toys from a fast-food restaurant.
When Bobbie dates a student's father (Alfonso Ribeiro), the girl does everything in her power to sabotage the romance.
Mel does not share Malena's desire for another baby; an unexpected event cuts short Dean and Sheri's road trip.
The couples compete against each other to be contestants on a reality television show looking for attractive duos.
Dean hopes to land a big account by playing matchmaker for his boss and Mel's gay assistant.
A misunderstanding between Malena and Sheri escalates into war when Mel and Dean take sides.
Mel's childhood nanny (Laura Hayes) clashes with Malena when she helps care for the baby.
Malena finds a replacement for Mel's incompetent assistant (Kathy Ireland).
Sheri's mother (Cindy Williams) announces she is divorcing her third husband.
As Malena focuses on caring for the baby, Mel begins to feel neglected.
Mel and Malena try to be passionate for the first time since the baby was born.
Malena and Mel argue about the baby being photographed for a calendar.
As her birthday nears, Sheri considers giving her marriage with Dean a second chance.
Mel's young uncle (Eugene Byrd) visits with plans to take over the family restaurant.
Sherri and Bobbi help Malena slim down for Evan's christening.
Malena leaves Mel alone with the baby for the first time; Reggie considers taking a job at a Caribbean resort.
Mel and Malena's newborn keeps them up with constant crying; Dean and Sheri fumble with the aftermath of their passion.
Mel tries to videotape the birth of his and Malena's child.
Malena and Mel join a dance club in hope that the movement will induce labor.
Sheri foils Malena's attempts at hiring a nanny because she wants the job.
Frustrated with Mel, Malena turns to Dean for help preparing for the new baby.
Mel strives to sign Shaquille O'Neal as a new client, but supermodel sidetracks him.
Sheri decides she needs time on her own to think about her life and her marriage; Reggie and Bobbi are shocked to learn of each others' bachelor/bachelorette parties.
Malena is jealous when Sheri confides in a new neighbor.
Reggie musters courage to propose to Bobbi.
The stress of wedding preparations prompts Bobbi and Reggie to elope.
Malena mistakes Mel's appendicitis for acute hypochondria.
Malena worries she may not be suited for motherhood.
Mel's mischievous friend from his college days takes the guys out for a wild night.
Mel considers turning down a partnership so that he can start his own law firm.
Dean's big brother (Jere Burns) shows up for a surprise visit and a hand-out.
A psychiatrist raises concerns in an annual evaluation about Malena's rigid, obsessive behavior.
Malena learns that Mel has prepared a prenuptial agreement.
Malena finds out she is pregnant; Bobbi and Reggie get locked in the bathroom.
Dean loses his job; Reggie tries to win over Bobbi's best friend.
A new patient (Heavy D) interrupts Mel's romantic evening with Malena.
Bobbi grills Reggie and Malena about their disastrous blind date.
Mel worries when Malena becomes consumed by her French club.
Mel's boss invites himself and his mistress to dinner.
Reggie and Bobbi plan to move in together; Dean loses his cool in front of Sheri's mother.
Dean and Mel's football weekend is interrupted when Mrs. Gerard goes into labor.
Reggie's father visits and announces that he and Reggie's mother are considering divorce.
Malena discovers that Bobbi has been seeing someone behind Reggie's back.
Mel lands a high-profile case that could make his legal career.
When Mel lands a coveted spot in a country club, Dean suspects race played a part.
Reggie arranges a reconciliation between Bobbi and her mother (Pam Grier).
Reggie enlists Bobbi's help when the restaurant is short-staffed; guest Eric Benét.
Reggie's passions halt when he discovers what his date does for a living.
Sheri invites Dean's old girlfriend to dinner; Reggie tries to woo Bobbi.
Malena intends to upstage her old class nemesis at her 15-year high-school reunion; Mel meets Malena's old flame, now an astronaut on the cover of a cereal box.
Sheri's teenage sister (Jessica Kiper) shows up and steals Dean's company car; Bobbi prepares to begin her single life.
Sheri wears a fake tummy to reap the benefits of being pregnant; Malena gets a cold shoulder from a wedding guest.
Reggie and Bobbi take trophy dates to a coed baby shower.
Malena finds women's phone numbers in Mel's jacket after the guys take Reggie out.
Insecure Bobbi becomes suspicious of Bobbi's behavior and reconsiders the future.
Sparks fly when Malena's flamboyant mother (Patti Austin) visits.
Malena wants Mel to ditch his old Porsche in favor of a family vehicle.
Sheri questions her relationship with Dean over a past romantic gesture.
Mel and Malena make plans to celebrate their first wedding anniversary.
Reggie participates in a charity auction of eligible bachelors.
Sheri objects when Dean's building plans would destroy a rare tree.
Sheri and Malena have a slumber party when the guys go away on a golfing weekend.
Mel invites Reggie to stay with him and Malena when Reggie's heat breaks down.
Bobbi is disturbed when Reggie hesitates to advance their relationship.
Sheri talks Malena into a friendly 10K race.
Dean doesn't get jealous when Sheri's guy friend (Jason Bateman) visits.
Mel asks Malena to a football game; Dean and Sheri attempt romance.
Work overwhelms Malena; Reggie doesn't want the dog neutered.
Bobbi dreads a visit by her sister (Shari Headley) who has a habit of stealing her men.
Dean appears on a TV show with Walter Payton.
Mel worries about his actions at a wild office party.
Mel brings Dean to his barbershop; Reggie and Bobbi learn their destiny.
Bobbi discovers she is still married to her ex-husband (Malik Yoba).
The newlyweds seek marriage tips from Dean and Sheri.
Malena plans her first Mother's Day dinner for her mother-in-law (Jenifer Lewis).
Dean and Sheri plan to renew marriage vows; couple seeks a mate for Thor/Chi-Chi.
A psychologist (Kathy Najimy) causes a rift between the newlyweds at a seminar.
Dean wants to surprise Sheri with the birthday gift of her dreams.
Bobbie urges Reggie to become a sperm donor for an anonymous female acquaintance.
Dean's aggravating mother (Tyne Daly) visits; Bobbi reveals Reggie's sexy moves.
Skeletons emerge from Mel's and Dean's closets when the couples hold a game night.
Family and friendship link three suburban couples, each at a different stage of love.