Because of trouble brewing in the Philipines, Mien & Koos decided to go to Ecuador instead. John's mother is severely ill, meaning he has to leave for Paramaribo. Koos becomes inadvertently becomes an accomplice to a burglary.
Annie breaks a window while trying out one of Hans' golf clubs and causes a riot when she spots a mouse in the bedroom. Koos & Mien are very impressed with the way the people of Ecuador live with poverty.
Koos & Jopie try to fix up a trophy case for Café Carillion & Mien enters the football-pool. Lydie buys a new dress for a TV appearance in "Met Witteman" and Wiep shows off some of her designs to the shopkeeper.
Wiep is going to join John in Suriname for his mother's funeral. A lot of his relatives that aren't going, come round to tell her to take along gifts for the family. Hans is sent home from the hospital with a msra-infection.
When Koos is fixing up Mrs. Bijlstra's bathroom, he finds an old money box belonging to a previous house owner. They decide to split the contents, if any, but the problem is opening it. Jopie can do it, but demands 5% for himself.
With Wiep about to return from Paramaribo, Jopie & Koos make Lydie and Mien nervous with stories about drug smuggling. When Koos & Jopie visit a police station to report vandalism in the train, Jopie is reminded of an old fine.
Flossie suffers from fleas. Hans needs a new suit. Koos & Jopie start a new business cleaning out people's attics. Mien is there first client and they soon rediscover Mien & Annie's long forgotten musical repertoire.
Lydie has a young male colleague looking over her shoulder at her practice. Mien thinks the doctor is looking for a replacement for Dr. John. Her suspicious worsen when the young man shows an interest in Wiep.
Annemarie buys an expensive outfit at Rogier's to go out on the town and Mien gets one for free to compensate for the alarm Koos & Jopie put in. Lydie gets annoyed at Annemarie's flirty nature with Hans.
Koos is disappointed when his missing boat is found because that means he won't get the insurance money. Several old acquaintances turn up in preparation of Wiep & John's wedding, which is nerve wrecking for Mien and even worse for Dr. Lydie's crockery.