Kristina and Adam deal with her breast cancer diagnosis. Max obsesses about the school's removal of some snack vending machines. Zeek is caught doing an illegal U-turn and the kids discover his license has been expired for over a year. Sarah tries to convince Hank to take on a wedding photo-shoot.
Jasmine and Crosby explain an emotional lesson to Jabbar while Kristina learns to accept a new normal; Joel puts his faith in Victor while he tries out a new activity and Sarah begins to see sensitivities in her new boss.
Drew tells Amy about Kristina's illness and her sympathy kiss turns into something much deeper. Kristina is preparing for her chemotherapy but becomes overwhelmed when Camille comes to stay with her. Julia and Joel try to help Victor fit in better. Amber and Ryan take the next step in their relationship but when Zeek finds out, he shares with Sarah that Ryan may not be ready to be in a relationship.
Max vetoes the student council's plans to have a school dance. Julia isn't excited about Joels plan to return to work. Mark and Sarah's plans to spend a weekend in Napa are thwarted when Hank asks Sarah to help him resolve his ex-wife/daughter issues that same weekend in L.A. A neighbor of the Luncheonette complains to Crosby about their clients taking up parking spaces and making noise. Amber becomes increasing worried about Ryan's depression.
Sarah deepens her involvement with Hank, further straining her relationship with Mark. Julia experiments with new techniques to alleviate Victor's frustration with school. Meanwhile, Amber helps Ryan secure a job working on Joel's construction crew.
Julia and Joel struggle with a difficult decision involving Victor. Crosby and Jasmine are frustrated with Renee, causing tension in the house. Meanwhile, Kristina helps Max fight for a cause that he is passionate about.