When it comes time to have a baby shower, Tracy asks Charlotte to help. However, a conflict arises when Celia insists on being in charge. And despite some unpleasant memories of her own childhood parties, Tracy finally relents and suggests that her best friend and her mother work together. Meanwhile, after getting some bad news about the length of her maternity leave, Tracy learns that her plans to return to work may require a babysitter. As Tracy interviews prospective sitters, Celia and Charlotte square off over the shower. While Charlotte wants to invite spouses and boyfriends, Celia insists that men not be allowed. And while shopping for supplies, they even argue over a present each of them has chosen for Tracy. As a result, Tracy tries to put an end to all the bickering by hiring Beverly, the baby store's owner, as their party planner. When Celia cannot keep from giving her advice, Beverly stands her ground, forcing her to back down. And on the day of the shower, Tracy is happy ...