In the Season 1 finale, Chris considers having another baby with Sheila, so Nick and Emily throw a divorce party to remind him of their unpleasant past. Elsewhere, Marny's younger sister (Keshia Knight Pulliam) is hired as Gary's assistant.
Gary struggles to do it all, balancing his responsibilities as a stay-at-home dad with the demands of his new career. Meanwhile, Nick and Emily have trouble locating a toy that makes noise while they are trying to sleep; and Chris and Shelia are concerned after Ernie is held back in playgroup.
Gary thinks up a business idea that will get him back in the working world, but it doesn't exactly meet with Marny's approval. Meanwhile, Chris tries to get out of a slump in his personal life by taking up a new hobby; and Nick's date night with Emily turns weird when they arrive home to find Chris in a compromising position.
The guys wax nostalgic about the past: Chris and Nick disagree on who met Sheila first; and Gary remembers life before becoming a stay-at-home dad. Meanwhile, Chris and Sheila wait for Ernie to say his first word.
Chris and Sheila decide to host Thanksgiving dinner together, with Sheila cooking a traditional meal in an attempt to impress Chris' friends. Meanwhile, Gary spends Thanksgiving waiting in line to buy a TV.
Miss Crane, the president of the co-op board, dies, and her position is filled by a tyrannical resident who prohibits Nick from putting up his Halloween decorations. Meanwhile, Gary and Marny scheme to purchase Miss Crane's now-vacant apartment.
A comedy series about three dads in their thirties opens with Chris needing to find a babysitter so he can attend a basketball game—without his ex-wife, Sheila, finding out about it. Meanwhile, married couple Gary and Marny get creative when trying to find a spot for private time; and Nick lets an important event with his wife, Emily, slip his mind.