Sarah Merrin moves to New York City in order to search for her biological father.
Sarah lands a job as a personal assistant, but her boss is hiding a deep secret. Meanwhile, Romy and J.B. go on a date.
Romy and Sarah throw a party in order to make some money. Meanwhile, when another man flirts with Joss, Maguire becomes jealous.
Sarah gets a job offer by a man who may be more interested in Sarah herself than her musical talent. Meanwhile, Romy lands a role on a soap opera.
Sarah hosts Thanksgiving and invites Maguire, Spencer and Tony.
When Maguire's best friend arrives in town, Sarah learns a secret about Maguire from him.
Sarah is hired as a personal shopper. Meanwhile, Joss's sister makes a surprise visit; and Romy meets Joan, much to J.B.'s chagrin.
New Year's brings a string of bad luck for all: Maguire is mugged, Joss is fired, and Romy boots Sarah. However, J.B. is able to land his dream date for the night.
Joss, Romy and Sarah hold a competition to see who can find a relationship first.
When Sarah's job as an au pair becomes increasingly stressful, she decides that she doesn't want a 21st birthday party.
Sarah and Spencer begin to develop a relationship over the Internet.
Molly goes with Sarah to an audition where Sarah must sing for a jingle.
Maguire takes care of Sarah while Spencer tries to take her mind off everything that has happened.
Spencer finds out the truth about his e-mails with Leya.
Spencer's new business venture is nearly ended when Leya learns about time he spent with Sarah.
Sarah tries to impress a client by converting the record store into an office for Temporary Sanity, but her efforts result in Maguire getting fired.
When Sarah's business begins to succeed, she, Romy and Cecelia set out to find more temporary employees.
Sarah has a lawsuit filed against her by a client, which leads to Sarah falling into debt. However, the officer investigating the claim has a connection to Sarah.
As Sarah gets to know her father, J.B. is sentenced to 3 months in prison.