Louis and Jessica open Cattleman's Ranch on Thanksgiving, which inspires Emery and Evan to take heed of the restaurant business; and when Eddie decides to blow off the rest of eighth grade, Jessica teaches him the meaning of hard work.moreless
Louis gives advice to Emery, who is having trouble with a schoolboy, and learns some lessons about being himself. Meanwhile, Eddie goes on a field trip with Jessica as parent chaperon, and finds out she has a fun side.moreless
Louis is busy with his restaurant because a business convention is in town, so when Eddie comes home from school with lice, he leaves Jessica to handle the situation, even though she is busy preparing brochures for the investment property.moreless
Louis has just bought his first home computer, and while searching the web for his restaurant, stumbles upon a critic's website, which has given Cattleman's Ranch a bad review. When he e-mails the critic and asks him to re-evaluate, the Huangs are shocked to find out it is none other than Philip Goldstein, Eddie's former friend at school.
Meanwhile, Eddie is being aggressively pursued by a girl he does not like, which causes friction in his relationship with Alison. Too shy to talk to her on the phone, he turns to making a mix tape to express his feelings, with decidedly mixed results.
Louis get over-involved while trying to help Eddie prepare for his first school dance. Jessica tries to spend time with Grandma Huang in order to persuade her to invest in her business venture.moreless
In the Season 1 finale, Jessica fears that the family has lost its Chinese identity, so she strives for them to reconnect with their culture. To that end, she insists that Louis decline an invitation to join the country club; and makes Eddie do a report on China for his World Day project.moreless
Callen and Sam work undercover as a prisoner and guard to infiltrate a white supremacy group believed to be in possession of stolen nuclear material. Kensi transforms herself into a tattooed biker chick to play Callen's girlfriend. Meanwhile, Callen's first meeting with Hetty is revealed.moreless
Louis feels betrayed when Mitch accepts a job at a rival restaurant. Eddie meets a new Chinese boy in school, who is not quite what he appears to be.
Jessica presses Louis into a sexual-harassment seminar at the restaurant. Eddie, wanting to impress his school friends, shows them Louis' seual harassment video, which they think is an adult movie.
A Western-theme restaurant is opened in the premiere of this series, in which a Taiwanese family deal with culture shock after moving from Washington, D.C., to Orlando during the '90s.
Louis and Jessica butt heads over how to raise their kids, and about the overall good in people.
It's reality check time for the Johnson kids courtesy of Dre, who decides that his children have become spoiled after they turn their noses up at his favorite cheap restaurant in his old hood. To remedy the situation, Andre Jr. and Zoey are forced to take jobs at his office, while Jack and Diane try to make money around the neighborhood, which, to Bow's embarrassment, leads to rumors about the family falling on hard times.moreless
While Maura is away at a Medical Examiner's convention, Susie uses her skills to help Jane solve the perfect murder. The son of an old friend visits Korsak which brings up unfinished business.moreless
With time running out for him to achieve his aim of fame, Zach decides that performing an act of heroism will help.