Two sisters, one ambitious, the other a diva ex-beauty-queen, open a design firm with two fabulous friends and advice from their ex-con male buddy.
S05:E501 - A Blast From the Past
The historical league puts Sugarbaker's on the Tour of Historical Homes when they discover the house was built on the foundation of an old civil war home.
S05:E502 - Papa Was a Rolling Stone
The Sugarbaker ladies scheme to locate Anthony's long-lost father as a surprise for his 30th birthday.
S05:E503 - Working Mother
The Sugarbaker's deal with a precocious young client while Charlene decides to quit the firm and devote more time to her baby.
S05:E504 - Miss Trial
Julia's dinner plans with former President of the United States Jimmy Carter and his wife Roslyn are put on hold when she is forced to serve on a slow-moving, sequestered jury.
S05:E505 - The Bachelor Auction
Suzanne helps organize a bachelor charity auction and brings Anthony in as a participant.
S05:E506 - Charlene Buys a House
After she buys a haunted house, Charlene hires Sugarbaker's to redecorate.
S05:E507 - Old Rebels and Young Models
Mary Jo harbors a favorite teacher from her childhood who has escaped from a nursing home, while Charlene tries to make Olivia a child star.
S05:E508 - Nowhere to Run To
Mary Jo persuades a reluctant Julia to take up jogging with her, but it's Julia who leaves an exhausted Mary Jo in the dust.
S05:E509 - A Class Act
Anthony adjusts to life as the new partner at Sugarbakers while Charlene fights off an amorous college professor.
S05:E510 - Keep the Home Fires Burning
While the others at Sugarbakers get swept up in lottery fever, Charlene copes with Bill being away on a secret mission.
S05:E511 - My Daughter, Myself
Mary Jo objects to Claudia, her 17-year-old daughter, dating a 34-year-old man -- then decides to date him herself.
S05:E512 - And Now, Here's Bernice
Anthony and the ladies help Bernice launch her own cable television show, while Mary Jo gets her heart broken by a handsome client.
S05:E513 - Pearls of Wisdom
Mary Jo accidentally loses Suzanne's expensive new pearls; Anthony has a recurring erotic dream about Julia.
S05:E514 - High Noon in a Laundry Room
Anthony fears he may have lost his masculine edge after working with four women for so long especially when it comes time to take a stand against a bully in his apartment building.
S05:E515 - How Long Has This Been Going On
Julia takes a vacation from her sensible image, baffling everyone at Sugarbaker's, and Anthony tries to overcome his nerves and ask out a girl who works at the bookstore.
S05:E516 - The Emperor's New Nose
Bernice decides to have simple plastic surgery and the women at Sugarbaker's are shocked when she unveils her new look.
S05:E517 - Maybe Baby
Mary Jo decides she wants a baby, while Suzanne takes up smoking to lose weight.
S05:E518 - This Is Art?
Julia inadvertently becomes Atlanta's hottest new artist, while Suzanne is speechless because she accidentally glued her lips shut while fixing her fingernails.
S05:E519 - Blame It on New Orleans
When the Sugarbaker Design Firm attends a designers' convention in New Orleans, Mary Jo decides to go a little wild and have a rendezvous with a fellow conventioneer.
S05:E520 - I'll See You in Court
Mary Jo discovers that the man who mugged her the year before is working as a busboy in the local pizza parlor.
S05:E521 - Big Circle, The
Julia finds a way of coping with the sudden death of her good friend Reese when she looks after the tiny terror Randa Oliver, the unruly child of Julia's vacationing clients.
S05:E522 - Friends and Husbands
Charlene is thrilled when Bill comes home from the Mideast -- but she and Mary Jo discover that his return means a lot of readjustment.
S05:E523 - Fore!
Anthony accepts an invitation to join one of Atlanta's most exclusive -- and all white -- country clubs, leaving Suzanne green with envy.
S05:E524 - The Pride of the Sugarbakers
Mary Jo and Julia demonstrate different coaching styles when Sugarbaker's sponsors a little League Team.