Episode 1 : Anchors Away
In the Season Five premiere, Samantha considers her relationship with a repentant Richard while Carrie decides her one true love must be New York City. Miranda fears that her new little boy Brady is changing things and Charlotte shakes things up at a wild Fleet Week bash.
Episode 2 : Unoriginal Sin
Carrie decides to re-assess her work after she receives some surprising career news. Steve encourages a reluctant Miranda to have Brady baptized.
Episode 3 : Luck Be an Old Lady
The girls celebrate Charlotte's 36th birthday with a trip to Atlantic City that also serves as a nice break for Miranda from the hassles of diapers and spit-up. Meanwhile, Samantha decides to address Richard's wandering ways once and for all.
Episode 4 : Cover Girl
Miranda joins Weight Watchers in an effort to lose her baby weight. Meanwhile, Charlotte and Samantha choose their own ways of handling their respective relationship issues. Carrie undertakes a quest to create the perfect book cover.
Episode 5 : Plus One Is the Loneliest Number
Carrie's book-launch party becomes a major New York event, but Samantha's plans to look beautiful for it go awry. Later, Charlotte loses her 'plus one' thanks to Bunny, while Miranda considers how long she should wait before letting men know she's a mother.
Episode 6 : Critical Condition
Despite getting great reviews for her book, Carrie obsesses over the negative critique Aidan must surely be spreading about her. Meanwhile, Charlotte prepares to fight for her apartment and Samantha discovers a hidden talent for baby-sitting.
Episode 7 : The Big Journey
After a summer of solitude, the ladies are getting desperate. Carrie's much-anticipated weekend with Big (Chris Noth) ends in a surprising reversal of roles. Meanwhile, Charlotte enjoys a satisfying romp in the world of sex-without-commitment.
Episode 8 : I Love a Charade
In the Season Five finale, the girls head to the Hamptons for the wedding of a flamboyant lounge singer. Meanwhile, Charlotte's clandestine affair with her lawyer takes an interesting turn, Miranda and Steve blur the line between friends and lovers, and Carrie finds a potential suitor in a motorcycle-riding colleague.