Anthony takes clarinet lessons with Tuga's music teacher (Jenny McCarthy) to encourage his son to keep playing the piano and unwittingly ends up performing in a children's orchestra concert. Samantha: Blaire Restaneo. Gary: Michael Raysses. Joey: Joseph Michael Meiers.
Joe and Anthony take Tuga camping with his classmates in an effort to help him make some friends, but the trip starts out badly when they get lost and there's a mix-up with the camping gear. Elsewhere, Flo and Lydia host a lingerie party with the help of Anthony's friend Marcus (RonReaco Lee). Shelley: Gabby Soleil. Sammy: Christian Fan.
Tuga's mention of an invisible friend prompts Anthony and Joe to visit a child psychiatrist, who tells them to curb their incessant fighting for Tuga's well-being. Elsewhere, Lydia is self-conscious about the size of her chest. Dr. Harvey: French Stewart. Kai-Kai: Lyndon Karp.
When Anthony encourages parents to ban dodgeball at Tuga's school because it's too rough, Joe challenges the sport's skeptics to a game against its supporters, with the winning team determining its fate. Elsewhere, Lydia has second thoughts about medical school when she continues to faint at the sight of blood.
When Tuga a gets a bicycle from Joe and asks his dad to go riding with him, Anthony admits that he never learned how to ride a bike. Also: Lydia tutors a 15-year-old genius (Martin Spanjers) who has a crush on her. Shelley: Gabby Soleil. Sammy: Christian Fan.
Tuga's T-ball team picks Joe to be their coach because the kids like his competitiveness more than Anthony's “winning isn't everything” attitude. Mrs. Simpson: Vivian Smallwood. Mrs. Chang: Lucille Soong.
As a surprise birthday present, Anthony tries to reunite Flo (Roz Ryan) with band members she performed with in the '70s, but Joe thinks it's a bad idea. Roscoe: James Avery. Benny: Lahmard Tate. Joe: John Amos.
Anthony learns Tuga lied to classmates about his dad's job because he's embarrassed that Anthony isn't a successful actor. Making matters worse, Anthony gets a demeaning role in a movie. Ms. Johnson: Ethel Ayler. Ms. Offerman: Jill Lover. Candace: Kara Houston.
Anthony's parents think he's not being strict enough in raising his son, so Joe takes matters into his own hands and punishes Tuga by spanking him---a practice Anthony doesn't condone. Joe: John Amos. Tuga: Damani Roberts. Lydia: Aimee Garcia.
Flo takes Anthony's advice to take a break from her housework---and catering to Joe---and goes out for the night, gaining a new sense of freedom. Flo: Roz Ryan. Charlie: Lou Myer. Etta: Michelle Davison. Maxine: Armelia McQueen.
Anthony's date with a woman he met at the barbershop upsets Tuga (Damani Roberts), who doesn't know that his mom left for good. Jackie: Sandra Thigpen. Anthony: Anthony Anderson. Joe: John Amos. Flo: Roz Ryan.
When struggling actor and single father Anthony (Anthony Anderson) moves in with his parents, he learns that he'll have to live in the garage since his room is being rented to a medical student. Joe: John Amos. Flo: Roz Ryan. Tuga: Damani Roberts.