Joe pays a visit to Mel's neighbor, Arnie, and asks him to do something about his noisy parrot, but he ends up finding Mel's house has been built on part of the neighbor's property.
Mel recruits Joe to play on her office softball team; Ryder asks Lennox to post Holly's story on the school blog.
Mel and Joe are concerned when Lennox attends an all night party after a school dance with her boyfriend. Mel convinces Joe to follow her. Ryder stops backing down to Holly.