Erica performs at the Stellar Awards and heads home only to discover Warryn needs surgery. She is set to perform in North Carolina but after learning of Warryn's impending procedure she ponders canceling. At Warryn's request, Erica leaves him in the care of their three kids as he recovers so she can keep her commitment. But before she leaves, Misty informs Erica that Warryn has asked her to split her time as Erica's assistant to support his business too. This causes tempers to flair and Erica suggests an emergency "Love Check In" to get things back on track. Joi's frustration with Warryn grows as everything seems to stand in the way of her getting back into the studio to complete her latest project. And Goo begins fielding more job opportunities hot off the success of her Stellar Awards Glam Suite.