Now that Jr. and his girlfriend, Vanessa, have announced the impending birth of their baby, Michael's parenting techniques are put to the test as he attempts to bring his son into adulthood. Meanwhile, oldest daughter Claire's relationship with Tony, the odd and oddly endearing bible thumper, is a continuing thorn in Michael's side. Little Kady continues her friendship with the young piano virtuoso, Franklin, which serves to further complicate Michael's life. Michael can only hope his parental advice, mixed with witty humor, will steer his children to act responsibly. Through it all, Jr., Claire and Kady know they can turn to their father when they need his guidance.