Kitty Walker returns home to California after having been estranged from her mother for three years; she also has a job offer and a marriage proposal to consider. Meanwhile, William Walker has brought his daughter Sarah into the family business, where she soon discovers some glaring financial discrepancies that could undermine the Walker family's way of life.
After William's burial, secrets come to light: Ojai Fruit is in financial trouble, and Justin finds out about his father's affair with the mysterious Holly Harper. Meanwhile, Kitty starts her new job and moves in with her mother.
Kitty and Warren continue to argue but end up in bed. Tommy and Sarah are at odds at Ojai Fruit Co. as Jonathan surprises Kitty in L.A. At a Walker pool party Nora stuns the family and a shocked Holly that she knew about William's affair.
Sarah and Joe both face a big challenge when they discover that something may be wrong with their daughter, Paige. Kitty finds herself torn between two men, Justin begins his new job, Kevin gets jealous after seeing Scotty with another guy, and Nora suspects that Saul has feelings for Holly.
It's time for Nora's big Ojai-sponsored benefit, though Sarah knows the company doesn't have cash to spend. Surprises abound when family members take the opportunity to get dates, and Tommy gets disturbing news from his doctor.
Needing the cash to help the business survive, the family decides to sell its ranch house. Nora sees this as a perfect opportunity for a final family get-together in a place of so many fond memories; the family disagrees.
Sarah seeks to uncover a secret about Holly's daughter, Nora goes on a proper date with David, and Kevin tries to win Scotty back. Justin gets a notice to return to army duty, and his thoughts take us back to when he first enlisted.
Nora continues to reminisce about the days immediately following 911 while Justin recovers from his OD. Kitty attempts to use influence with a Senator to get Justin out of the army. Tommy, Sarah and Kevin road trip to the Nevada desert to check on a piece of land that their father owned.
Justin seeks a stay before reporting for duty and ends up in court, Ojai becomes dependent on Holly's goodwill, Kitty gets a job offer she's not sure she wants, and granddaughter Paige convinces Nora to celebrate Hanukkah.