|The Foremans- Amber, Matthew, and twins Macee and Makenna (age 6)|
Amber is a music journalist. She writes a weekly column in the local newspaper titled MusiCOOL with Amber Foreman. Dr. Matthew Foreman is an orthopedic specialist working in sports medicine. He is one of the team physicians for an Atlanta sports team.
|Antonio (Tony) Scott, Larissa Scott, and Amber Scott Foreman|
Amber and Tony are twins. Larissa is their widowed mother.
|Brandy Norwood and Yolanda Stacy|
Brandy is Tony;s fiancee. She works as a clinical psychologist at the VA hospital. Yolanda is Brandy's younger sister.
|The Norwoods- William and Rosalyn|
William and Rosalyn are Brandy and Yolanda's parents. William is a renowned plastic surgeon.
|Lea Hamilton and daughter Kayla Hamilton-Scott (age 3)|
Lea is Tony's ex-girlfriend and the mother of his daughter.
|The Edwards Family- Thomas, Camille, Serena (age 6) and Tommy (age 3)|
Dr. Thomas Edwards is the lead physician at Dollton Family Medicine. Camille is a former accountant, taking a break from full-time work to raise their children. Camille is Amber's best friend.
|The Davis Family- Grace, Darren, and Julian (age 5)|
Grace is a florist and the owner of Bloom Service. She is Camille's younger sister. Darren is a web designer.
|The Clarks- Henry, Millicent, Floyd, and Phoebe|
Millicent is the owner of the local cafe. Henry is an investment banker. They have two children: Floyd and Phoebe.
|The Clarks- Nathan, Hilary, Justin, Jason, and Mary Kate|
Deirdre Rose is a singer and the love interest of Walter O'Dair.
Walter is a top executive for the multinational financial services corporation founded by his great-grandfather.
Robyn is the owner of the club, Rockin’ Robyn’s and Deirdre’s best friend
|Jamal and Lena Joyner|
|The Sherwoods- Adam, Monica, Raymond (age 3) and Nicole (age 1)|
Adam and Monica own and operate a local child care center. Monica, Lena, and Nora are close friends who met in college when all three were majoring in early childhood education.
|The Newmans- Kirk, Eleanor (Nora), and Brittany (age 6 months)|
Kirk is an IT consultant. Nora is a first grade teacher..