Dave tries therapy after convinced by Julie. The family in dilemma with Ruby's first birthday and Christmas approaching fast. Dave speaks to Coby and offer him apprenticeship.
Family and friends offer their support to Ben who is grieving after the tragedy. Melissa's parents arrive and her father blames Ben for the accident, which makes Dave's temper explodes. Chel returns from India to be with her family in the hour of need.
After Retta moves in with Carbo, Ben plans a romantic evening with Melissa at a hotel. Rachel too plans a holiday with Jake but when her ex-boss offers her job back, Jake feels slapped in the face. Coby confesses his crime to the Rafter family which makes Dave very angry. Ben's life changes forever when Melissa never reaches hotel.moreless
Rachel takes a decision about her work after her relationship with Jake gone soar. She realize that Jake care about her work after opening his gift. A welcome relief for Dave from work when he and Julie goes to Eric Clapton concert which Julie wins in a phone-in competition.
Nathan bonds with Coby by going out with him on a night. Even though Ben opposes Carbo's likening of Retta, Carbo plans to propose to her. Rachel and Jake fights once again and this time it is very serious.
Ted returns from a rejuvenating break and finds out that all is not well at home. When Dave snaps with Julie because of his work pressure, she find solace in a friend from mother's group. Carbo tries very hard to resist temptations from Retta.
Rachel takes control of her new job problems but along with, her relationship with Jake suffers. Julie offers help to Dave's business and Nathan does some light laboring. Carbo tries to scare away potential buyers of the house.
Ben assumes that Melissa is pregnant when she feels queasy during dinner. Dave is working extra long hours to go for a holiday trip, but an unexpected pending tax bill ruins his plans. After watching a horror movie, Nathan plays pranks on Carbo, who is not a horror movie buff and even horrified when he saw lights blinking at a empty house.moreless
Dave prides himself as easy going and uncomplicated person. He hires Corby even when he behaves suspiciously. Rachel's new job start with difficulties. Carbo meets his internet dating site girl and they connect immediately.
A possum keeping Rafter family up at night with its sounds. Still in hospital, Chel tells Ted that she wants to go to India. Ted get angry and tells her that she is running away from the family again. Carbo goes to Erin's place not knowing that she set up her gay roommate for him.moreless
Before his transplant procedure, Nathan is inspired by Chel to write letters to his family. But he struggles when it comes to writing to his grandfather Tom. So he visits him to resolve. Meanwhile, Carbo's 'twitching' date turns disaster.
Rachel gets an opportunity to meet a big client personally and hopes for a job offer from him. But she struggles leaving the current job which is less with responsibility and new job which is big one. Jake gets his third fit which makes Rachel even worried. Meanwhile, Ben and Melissa's baby plans 'irritates' Nathan and Carbo. A cook book given by Julie to Ben met with disastrous results.moreless
Ben wants to have children, but Melissa is not ready yet. At the workplace, his boss Derek ask him to fire Lexie who is coming late for work daily or else he will be get fired. To complicate his situation much further, Ted recognizes Derek's daughter Hayley as the leader of the gang who assaulted him and Chel. Julie joins a local mother's group. Jake agrees to babysit Ruby when Julie and Dave go out for dinner.moreless
An intruder disturbs the Rafter house. Dave and Nathan goes to meet Dave's dad Tom in prison. Meanwhile, Rachel is disturbed by Jake and Alex's living standards in their new place.
Chel is admitted to hospital after she and Ted run into a group of teenage girls fight. Ted blames himself and later even devastated when their neighbour dies alone. So he decides to do something for the old people. Melissa is annoyed with mess boys making in the house. Nathan finds out that Sammy is keeping in touch with Melissa. Carbo receives sexy gifts from an admirer.moreless
Ben is unhappy with his married life, because Melissa is too tired to have sex with him. He takes advise from married men in the family who asks him to be romantic. Julie is unhappy too as Dave is resisting sex. Dave wants alone time with his wife which is not possible at home. When Ben takes Melissa for a surprise romantic outing, depressed Sammy calls Melissa and they have to rush to Sammy's place. Jake meet his mother's boyfriend and he is not impressed with him.moreless
Dave decides to take Nathan who is constantly partying, for a road trip to Coolong where his father Tom was living. When Melissa tells Ben about Sammy, Ben rushes to his brother to inform him. Rachel becomes jealous when Jake works at an attractive housewife's place.
Ruby prefers bottle milk instead of breastfeeding which upset Julie. Nathan and Carbo visit a nightclub every Saturday night and Ben feels left out. Jake is not OK with his mom's dating. Melissa confronts Sammy who is still in town.
Baby Ruby arrives home with her parents. Ben claims that her eyes looks like his. Carbo post a video changing diaper of the baby and becomes famous much to Ben and Melissa's dismay. Jake have another fit while working alone. After realizing that his marriage is over, Nathan moves to next door so the baby can have a nursery.moreless