Shannon has a health scare; Gene is torn between being home with his kids and being on tour.
After her trip to the doctor, Gene and Shannon await the results of the Shannon's biopsy. Meanwhile, the two try to keep the situation secret from the kids.
Gene tries to convince Shannon that he does not want to make a big deal of his upcoming birthday but is subsequently ignored when Shannon and Paul Stanley decide to throw him a huge surprise party. But the surprise may be ruined when Gene decides to go on a business trip on the day of the party.
Shannon travels to NY to join the KISS tour and spend quality time with Gene only to learn he has a prior commitment with a journalist. Gene sticks Shannon with his friend and native New Yorker, Tony, to ensure she doesn't take out her anger on his wallet.
Nick finds himself in a similar situation than his father usually is in when he his girlfriend Rose tells him that he no longer spends enough time with her because of his commitments to his band, comic book, and school. Meanwhile, Gene boards a plane to Singapore in the hopes of gaining funding for a KISS Vegas show.
For years, Gene has played his share of pranks on his friends, especially his band manager Doc. Finally, Doc sees his chance to get Gene back and enlists Shannon and a cast of characters to make Gene think that he has been put under a Voo Doo curse while in New Orleans and has to go through an drawn out ritual to cure himself.
Shannon and Tracy host a Tazer Party to promote self defense. Meanwhile Nick spends the day with the son of one of Genes clients and gets wound up in a wild adventure including a girl, surfers, and a high speed chase.
Gene and Tony go on an adventure in the hopes of securing a deal to manufacture gator skin demon boots. Meanwhile, Nick gets ready to perform with former KISS member Bruce Kulick on the Sunset Strip
While Sophie prepares for her SATs, Gene prepares to compete on the game show "Are You Smarter Than A Fifth Grader" while also also trying to develop an idea with a college marketing class.
Shannon and Tracy decide to go on a road trip to see KISS play out of state. But things take an interesting turn when they, the kids, and Gene all end up separated with only hours to go before the show.
Sophie has to create a business as part of a school project and of course Gene wants to offer his experience.
With some time between tour dates, Gene returns home only to find that Shannon has been keeping busy having a pool house built. The family has to make nice with the neighbors when they learn that all of them must sign the permits for the house to be built legally.
The night before KISS goes on tour, Gene discovers word of a hot female band that he wants to sign to his own lable but is amazed when he finds out that the band is made up of middle aged mothers. Meanwhile, Shannon meets an all girl KISS cover band named PRISS.
Gen goes on the hunt for an animal in the house that only he seems to be able to see or hear. Meanwhile, Sophie has to call in Nick when one of her babysitting jobs gets to be too much to handle
In a twist, Gene tags along with Nick when he goes to promote his new comic book at Comic Con. Meanwhile, Tracy and Shannon try to show that they are still young enough to handle a 5K run.
When Gene is too ill to go on a press event for the band, Nick has an idea that gets him in a bit of trouble. Meanwhile, Shannon must come to the rescue again when Tony accidentally destroys a homeowners favorite possession while househunting.
Gene joins forces with the Ludacris Foundation to help bring music to some troubled kids.
Things take an emotional turn when Gene spends time with a young boy in Amsterdam.
Gene, Shannon and Nick hit Las Vegas; Nick's birthday gift.
Gene and Shannon go to see a show in Vegas while Nick prepares for a big birthday night with his friends to celebrate him turning 21. But when Nick's plans fall through, Shannon steps in to take him out on the town. Sophie is left home to find Nick the perfect present.
Gene thinks his mini-golf skills will translate to a golf tournament.
Gene is jealous of Shannon's tour guide in Spain, but then shows her that he still has it.
One of Shannon's friends becomes a cougar.
Nick goes on a hectic tour with Gene; Shannon misses her family.