Lizzie moves to Harry's place so Alex can work on his novel.
Lizzie decides to reenter the workforce; Alex takes up extreme sports.
Alex is arrested for supposedly trying to obtain drugs.
Lizzie must employ desperate measures to revive Alex after he falls into a semi-coma.
The children create various disasters as Alex attempts to prepare Lizzie for an interview.
When Lizzie intervenes in the love lives of her children, the results are disastrous.
After attending the funeral of a former colleague, a retired headmistress decides to run for local council.