Rachel, Erika and Ashandra are torn when Monica and Elly invite the ladies to conflicting cultural celebrations that happen to fall on the same day. Spring may be in the air, but things get icy when the group’s ill-fated efforts to attend both events leave Elly furious and Monica agitated. Meanwhile, Erika is still concerned about how motherhood might affect her career and explores unconventional fertility options. Ashandra’s spending habits begin to upset her husband Ricky, but the wily dentist strategically strikes a bargain. With everything going on, Rachel takes her reluctant mother to see Elly for a hearing test.