Jennifer receives peer pressure because of her friendship with a boy, Justin Perkins (played by Jeremy Schoenberg). She faces the loss of friends if she keeps Justin as a friend. Meanwhile, the family plans Jennifer's birthday party, where questions of boy-girl friendships is out in the open.
- At Jennifer's '50s themed birthday party, Alex resembles Marty McFly during his trip to the 1950s in Back to the Future. Marty and Alex were both portrayed by Michael J. Fox.