Jackie becomes unglued when her irresponsible mother pays a visit. At the same time, Lydia threatens her relationship with Jackie when she chooses to attend a college lecture rather than keep a commitment. Lou inadvertently hurts Paulie's feelings.
Lydia starts to have second thoughts about breaking up with Lou when her biological clock starts ticking. Unfortunately, Lou is dating someone else. Jackie dates a certain doctor. Dolly revamps her look.
Lydia's relationship with her English professor could jeopardise both of their futures at the university. Dolly is depressed when Frank spends his free time in a karaoke bar. To broaden their horizons, Jackie and Candy join a Salsa dance class.
At the same time that a 13-year-old prodigy is tutoring her in math, Professor Cahill stuns Lydia by suggesting that she drop his class so they can date. After cancelling a date with Candy, Paulie and Candy both avoid each other, though for different reasons.
After the death of one of her friends, Dolly divides her possessions between her kids while Lydia tries to spend some quality time with her. Lydia has trouble with a photography assignment. Paulie suffers an embarrassing on the job injury.
Lydia has everything happen to her, from car breaking down, her apartment being robbed and finding out the subject for her college paper is used by someone else. After feeling a failure, she pulls herself up and accomplishes all that was going wrong.
After losing her job at the bar, Lydia has trouble making ends meet while meeting her community service requirement. Jackie is wary about trusting Victor. Paulie rebounds from his breakup with Candy by working closely with Plum on the campus watch.
Lydia and Jackie think that they've hit the jackpot when they win $10,000 in the lottery. Unfortunately, a man with a gun claims that the ticket is his. When the friends figure out that the gun isn't real, they beat the man up, only to have him sue them for $250,000.