1 Series, 8 Episodes
When Mel feels the pressure of balancing her home renovations with her duties at work, Joe convinces her to put him in charge of construction
Mel is charmed by the good-looking young man who designs her new kitchen cabinets, but Joe's reaction to him leads to an argument
Mel and Joe are shocked to discover that Lennox's boyfriend Aidan spent the night in her bedroom. Holly declares that it's time for Ryder to start shaving.
When Joe starts to run Mel's finances he becomes convinced that her credit card statements reveal she is having an affair with a married man
When Mel punches a man who picks on Ryder at the cinema, a clip of the event is soon posted online and she becomes known as 'Battling Burke'
Mel wants to break up with her boyfriend Donald, but feels guilty because he's just been fired from his job. Holly confides a secret to Lennox.
Joe sets Mel up on a blind date with his pal, but in exchange for this favour he asks her to arrange a date for him with her attractive friend Ariel
Mel's friend Jackie decides she wants a baby and settles on Joe as the man most suitable to be the father of her child. Lennox and Haskell buy a rare book.
Mel allows her new date Travis to believe she is an amazing chef without mentioning that it was Joe who really made their delicious food
When Ryder decides to invest in stocks and shares, he turns to Joe for advice, but Joe thinks that Ryder's choice of investment is a poor one
Mel's attempts to teach Lennox to drive don't go well, but Mel refuses to accept Joe's offer to take over the lessons
When Joe tries to smooth over the troubled relationship between Mel and her mother Monica, he gives Monica some advice that infuriates Mel
When Lennox starts an internship at Mel's office, she hits it off with a fellow intern who happens to work for Mel's biggest political rival
When Joe's Russian girlfriend Elena comes to visit she soon starts to monopolise his time, leaving no time for his domestic duties, which irritates Mel
Joe offers to marry Elena in order to keep her in the USA, but a shocked Mel refuses to take part in the scheme