This sitcom follows recently divorced mother (Ann Romano) and her two teenage daughters (Barbara and Julie) as they start a new life together in Indianapolis, They are befriended by the building superintendent (Dwayne Schneider), who treats them like family. Together, these four main characters face life's challenges together.
Newly divorced Ann Romano won't let her daughter go camping with boys.
Ann's new boyfriend invites her to spend the weekend with him.
Ann fears the girls are rejecting her in favor of their father's steady girlfriend.
Ann takes a job with a lascivious older man.
David pressures Ann to respond to his marriage proposal.
Julie wants all the expensive things that her rich friend has.
Schneider crashes Ann's house party.
Julie's boyfriend pressures her to sleep with him.
Ann's angry letter to President Ford causes a visit from the Secret Service.
Ann discovers David and a young woman in a compromising position.
Julie gets a waitress job in a grubby diner on the rough side of town.
Julie's date seems to prefer Ann.
The girls coax David into letting them throw a party while Ann is away.
Ann's ex-husband announces his plans to remarry.
Barbara naively announces the reconciliation of her parents.