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Outdoor Man hosts its annual employee sports contest, and Mike and Ed reconsider including Kyle on their team, fearing he'll hurt their chances of winning. Elsewhere, Vanessa attempts to clarify her unenthusiastic comments about her daughters' hobbies.
Vanessa is acknowledged for her volunteer efforts, but her good news is overshadowed by Mike, who then tries to remedy the situation. Meanwhile, Eve becomes apprehensive about starting high school; and Ed wants to use Mike as a model for an Outdoor Man fig (more…)
Mike doesn't support his neighbor's bid for election to the school board, which makes him a likely suspect in the mystery of her missing campaign signs. Elsewhere, Eve's sisters give her contradictory advice on romance; and Kyle gets jealous of Ryan.
Bill McKendree taunts Mike and his family at a baseball game, and Ryan impresses Mike with how he handles the situation. Elsewhere, Mandy is deprived of modern technology, so she resorts to using an old ham radio and makes some faraway friends.
In the second-season finale, Mandy gets into two colleges and selects a party school. Meanwhile, Kristin takes stock of her life and runs into an old coworker who's found success; and Eve's neighbor assists her with her junior ROTC contest.
A Christmas surprise awaits the family's housekeeper, and Mandy's the one who's secretly behind it. Elsewhere, Ryan wants to inform Boyd that his new elf doll isn't really magical, but Mike wants Ryan to see the benefits of believing in Christmas magic.