J.D.'s wife goes into labor; Jack is late; Patti's prom date drinks.
An earthquake traps Sam, Patti and friends in the apartment.
A neurotic IRS agent audits Sam and wants to be her best friend.
Sam falls again for a former beau.
A double date strands the sisters in Mexico.
Sam and Patti gain some insight when they trade places for a weekend.
A contest prize dismays winners Sam and Patti.
Sam overdoes it when she, Dixie and Patti go to a health spa.
Sam doesn't understand her photographer beau's work.
Sam and Patti return to Oregon for their aunt and uncle's 40th wedding anniversary.
Sam regrets her offer to reward a couple who stopped a purse snatcher.
The chef Sam hired to cater a dinner party for some important client's fails to show up.
Sam's assignment to photograph a TV star ends in disappointment.
Sam fumes when a divorced friend and Jack become close.
Aspiring pianist Sam enlists a taskmaster teacher.
Joke-victim Jack thinks he won a fortune in a sweepstakes.
Sam is nervous after Patti does not call home as promised after getting her driver's license.
Trick-or-treaters Sam and Patti visit a mysterious neighbor.
A friend decides to marry the man Sam introduced to her.
Patti seeks advice, but a tonsillectomy renders Sam mute.
Sam and Jack's romance heats up, despite their differences.
Jack lends a sympathetic ear to jilted Sam.
Sam and Patti flash back to Patti's unexpected arrival.
Sam volunteers to manage reluctant Patti's class-treasurer campaign.
Sam is interviewed for a documentary based on her life and career.
A stranger in need asks Sam for a $50 loan.
Sam arranges for Patti's best friend from Oregon to come for a surprise visit.
Sam lends a sympathetic ear to J.D., separated from his wife.
Sam and Patti go into the designer shirt business.
Sam's boyfriend Steve shows up from New York after Patti sets her up with a blind date.
Sam tries to help Patti exchange a pair of broken headphones, but all they get is trouble.
Patti's crush on Dixie's son creates tension between Sam and Dixie.
Sam and Jack's friendship is tested when he's arrested during a demonstration.
Patti agrees to take Jack's nerdy nephew (Patrick Breen) to a benefit '60s dance.
Sam takes the gang for a night on the town to get them in the holiday mood.
Sam and Patti spend a weekend in their soon-to-be-sold cabin.
Patti goes on a crash diet to be as thin as a model.
Sam attends a parents night at Patti's school and ends up dating one of the teachers.
Patti protests when she learns that Sam has invited their Aunt Elsie to come for a visit.
Sam invites a boyfriend to the apartment and worries that Patti might create a problem.
Patti tries to match Sam's achievements; guest John D. LeMay.
Patti crashes Sam's photo session with a rock star (Michael Des Barres).
Sam reluctantly agrees to let Patti have a party for 30 of her friends in the apartment.
Patti invites a punk rocker to a party that Sam is throwing for her advertising clients.