Sherrie, Jared and Tenisha go to NYC to support Shane's first solo music video shoot. During the trip, Tenisha breaks down, revealing that her oversized personality is covering something up. Peter takes his kids to a carnival for gay families.
Peter worries that his daughter may be bullied because of his sexual preference. After a heart to heart with her, he turns to Kristin for support. And, with their fundraiser looming, Brent's shocking behavior forces Olivia into extreme action.
Olivia's big charity event is finally here, but what begins as a promising night will end in all-out drama. And just when Sherrie and Shane's powerful song for Tenisha turns things around, Brent's arrival triggers a complete and utter meltdown.
In the season finale, Tenisha – inspired by Sherrie and Shane's song – decides to self-publish her book. Brent attends his mom's funeral, and her death finally prods him to sober up. But when he attends Tenisha's reading, will history repeat itself?