The couple faces another life-altering decision when Rick gets an excellent career opportunity in another country.
Just when Lily begins to think life can't get any more complicated, it does as her mother starts to show early signs of Alzheimer's disease.
Grace pursues a relationship with her drama teacher and jeopardizes his career in the process.
When Lily's brother decides to move in with a young woman who is also mentally disabled, Lily finds it difficult to let him go.
Sam decides fruition of his dream of committing to Judy and having a family is totally up to his 10-year-old son.
Grace pursues her teacher, while Jessie develops an attraction to her friend Katie.
Family tensions mount due to Jessie's anxiety and guilt over her mother's slow recovery; Eli is in denial about the severity of his mom's condition.
A tragic accident sets up Karen for the toughest battle of her life.
Sam decides he wants more in his relationship with Judy; Jessie cancels plans with Karen in order to stay at Lily's house.
Tiffany goes into labor during a Christmas celebration at Rick and Lily's home.
Both Eli and Grace learn a lesson about real self-confidence when he loses his job and she has her acting questioned.
Lily and Rick struggle to keep their marriage exciting, after sex becomes awkward for the first time for them.
Thanksgiving brings bad tidings for Lily and Karen when they both suffer from unrealistic expectations.
When Lily offers to throw a baby shower for Tiffany, Jake begins to wonder what role he will have in his baby's life.
Lily's job interview at a radio station leads to a thrilling career opportunity.
Grace and Jessie compete for the lead role in the school play; Judy and Sam try to find meaning in their ambiguous relationship.
Samuel Blue (Steven Weber) returns to Rick's and Judy's lives.
Grace is pushed to the limit by a tough new teacher; Jake's ego is tested after Judy enlists him to help with her new business.
Rick, Lily and the children try to adjust to the changes in their lives; Eli finds himself in legal trouble and seeks help from Grace.
Rick and Lily both begin to think twice about getting married.
As Rick and his children prepare to move in with Lily, Eli feels pressure to choose between his family and his girlfriend.
Rick sinks into a deep depression as the Atlantor investigation continues; Karen tries to hide her feelings for the district attorney who initially investigated Rick.
The Atlantor Project is targeted for a criminal investigation, which could mean an indictment for Rick.
Karen realizes the harder she tries to hold on to Jessie, the more she risks losing her; Lily continues with her wedding plans despite her sister's objections.
Lily (Sela Ward) is asked to work directly with Graham; Judy (Marin Hinkle) fears she may be the target of a stalker.
The family realizes Aaron hasn't made as much progress as they had hoped when he comes to Lily's place for an extended visit.
Rick and Lily tell the kids they are engaged and make plans to move in together; Jake tells the girls that there might be a new addition to the family.
A disgruntled waiter threatens the lives of Jake and Grace and puts the future of Phil's restaurant in jeopardy.
Rick's (Billy Campbell) involvement in the Atlantor project compromises his relationship with Lily (Sela Ward) and his kids.
Lily must risk her job and her dignity when Graham's behavior becomes inappropriate.
Grace gets caught in the middle of Eli and Carla's destructive relationship.
Two men enter Judy's life at the same time; Eli has second thoughts about his involvement with a rebellious girl.
Lily seizes an opportunity to voice her ideas at work, even though she may have put her job on the line by doing so.
Lily and Rick (Sela Ward, Billy Campbell) deal with her possible pregnancy; Grace's (Julia Whelan) best friend catches Eli's (Shane West) eye.
Jake finally realizes the effects his indiscretions have had on his children; Grace gets her driver's permit.
Rick and Karen realize how much work they need to do on their own relationship when they bring Jessie to a psychiatrist to find out why she's not eating.
Miles Drentell offers Rick an irresistible opportunity, which has the potential to destroy Rick's relationship with Lily.
Thanksgiving dinner brings Lily's and Rick's families together, reuniting Lily's mother and brother for the first time since her father's funeral.
Eli, tired of his struggles in school, allows his love for music to propel him on a different path which shocks his parents.
Judy concentrates so hard on making her singles book club a success that she doesn't realize her answer to love could be closer than she thinks.
Lily and Rick finally have a chance to blend their families, but the transition does not go smoothly.
Rick and Lily (Billy Campbell, Sela Ward), along with their children, may have a chance to catch a glimpse of the future.
Judy takes drastic measures when her passionate relationship with Samuel is discovered; Lily realizes how much she needs Rick when he gets sick.
Lily's new job helps put her priorities in order; Grace makes a painful discovery that could alter her relationship with her father.
Karen's involvement with a younger man gets serious; Eli pits his parents against each other when their restrictions become unacceptable.
Aaron proves to be a source of comfort and renewal for the Manning family; Lily gains ground in the divorce proceedings.
Lily, her daughters and the rest of the family cope with a loss that will impact their lives forever.
Lily (Sela Ward) loses her patience with Jake (Jeffrey Nordling) and hires a divorce attorney; Grace (Julia Whelan) meets the perfect boy.
Judy worries about her single life until she meets a man who could potentially fulfill her dreams; Lily and Rick begin repairing their damaged relationship.
Karen (Susanna Thompson) continues to be attracted to a younger man at work; Eli (Shane West) considers cheating on Jennifer (Kimberly McCullough). Guest star: James Eckhouse.
Lily and Jake begin mediation prior to their divorce; Rick faces a difficult client named Miles Drentell.
Rick reconsiders his plans for the holidays as well as his future when Jake and Lily's relationship takes an interesting turn.
Jake (Jeffrey Nordling) reaches out to Lily (Sela Ward) for comfort when he has business trouble; Eli (Shane West) moves into the basement.
Lily reaches out to her parents on Thanksgiving and realizes her father has difficulty deciding whose side of the divorce he is on.
Lily and Rick discover how difficult it is to allow teenagers to make their own mistakes when Eli and Grace attend a wild party.
Lily and Rick deal with the ghosts of their marriages when Rick becomes consumed with a project at work.
The complications of divorce become clear when Rick must spend time with Karen while Eli plays in a basketball tournament.
Lily finally faces the fact that she is completely on her own; Judy begins to pull away when she realizes her sister's life is too crowded.
Rick's children meet Lily for the first time under awkward circumstances, and Jessie lashes out at her dad when she realizes her parents will never reconcile.
Rick and Lily give up trying to hide their feelings for each other; Eli feels the need to protect his mother from his father's new romance.
Rick and Lily's families come together at the school carnival, which proves to be a little too much for those involved.
Rick and Lily consider whether they should take their relationship a step further; Eli becomes more serious with Jennifer.
Two people (Billy Campbell, Sela Ward), each divorced and raising children, meet and get another chance at love.
Lily pierde la paciencia por culpa de Jake y contrata un abogado de divorcios; Grace conoce a un chico.
Judy reflexiona sobre su soltería hasta que conoce al hombre de sus sueños; Lily y Rick se reconcilian.
Karen se siente atraída por un hombre más joven en su trabajo; Eli podría engañar a Jennifer.
Lily y Jake empiezan una mediación antes de su divorcio; Rick se enfrenta a Miles Drentell, un cliente difícil.
La relación entre Lily y Jake da un giro inesperado, obligando a Rick a reconsiderar sus planes vacacionales.
Jake se apoya en Lily, cuando se encuentra con problemas de negocios; Eli se muda al sótano.
Lily habla con sus padres y se da cuenta que su padre tiene dificultades decidiendo qué aspecto del divorcio le favorece.
Lily y Rick descubren qué difícil es permitir que una joven cometa sus propios errores cuando Eli y Grace van a una fiesta descontrolada.
Lily y Rick enfrentan a los espíritus de sus matrimonios cuando Rick realiza un proyecto en el trabajo.
Las complicaciones del divorcio se ven claramente cuando Rick debe estar con Karen mientras Eli juega en un torneo de baloncesto.
Lily enfrenta la realidad de estar sola; Jully empieza a distanciarse de su hermana.
Rick presenta a Lily a los niños en circunstancias comprometedoras.
Rick Y Lily se dan por vencidos al tratar de esconder sus sentimientos; Eli siente la necesidad de proteger a su madre del nuevo romance de su padre.
Las familias de Rick y Lily vienen juntas al carnaval de la escuela, lo que implica bastante de quienes están involucrados.
Rick y Lily piensan seguir adelante con su relación; Eli se molesta con Jennifer.