Jackie fears that she and Fred aren't spending enough time together, so she plans a trip to Paris and signs them up for French lessons. Arnot: Nick Jameson. Bill: Jordan Charney. Doris: Arlene Golonka. Donny: French Stewart.
Sarah (Kelsey Mulrooney) exhibits a talent for playing chess and becomes a pawn in a struggle between Fred and Mike over how to guide her. Bob: Jack Riley. Reeder: Nick Toth. Mike: George Newbern. Fred: Hal Linden. Jackie: Suzanne Pleshette.
A TV news crew captures the Hansens at their bickering best when they are featured as part of a series on the family. David: Keythe Farley. Scott: Andrew Hill Newman. Jeff: Kevin Richardson. Randy: Gregg Berger.
After a couple makes a lucrative offer on the Hansen house, Fred (Hal Linden) is ready to sell and set sail for San Diego---if he can only get Jackie to climb aboard. Dina: Cristine Rose. Waitress: Karla Tamburrelli.
It's an icy Christmas Eve in the Hansen house when Rick brings a convict (French Stewart) home for the holidays, and Judy leaves with kids after an argument with Fred. John: Peter MacKenzie. Cindy: Kari Coleman. Rick: Kevin Crowley.
Fred still has an ax to grind when his neighbor (David Ogden Stiers) wants to bury the hatchet on their dispute over a tree that blocks Fred's view of Mount Hood. Ryan: Tony Gerson. Fred: Hal Linden. Jackie: Suzanne Pleshette.
After Peter (Ryan O'Donohue) gets into a fight at school, Fred gives him some pointers in the fine art of fisticuffs---like how to deliver a sucker punch. Fred: Hal Linden. Jackie: Suzanne Pleshette. Mike: George Newbern. Judy: Bess Meyer. Rick: Kevin Crowley. Sarah: Kelsey Mulrooney. Nicky: Justin Cooper.
It could be curtains for Jackie and Judy's relationship when the mismatched pair go shopping together. Jackie: Suzanne Pleshette. Judy: Bess Meyer. Fred: Hal Linden. Mike: George Newbern. Rick: Kevin Crowley.
Hal Linden and Suzanne Pleshette play a couple looking forward to retirement. Then their two eldest sons ask to move back in---one with wife and kids. Mike: George Newbern. Rick: Kevin Crowley. Judy: Bess Meyer.