Michael: Emma's ex and a source of trouble in her life.
Tom and Melinda: Michael's father and stepmother. Loving, generous people.
Eric: Emma's handsome love interest.
Dale: Kate's close friend, friends with Emma.
Manda: gorgeous, a "friend" of Michael. Disliked by Emma.
Holly: Emma's friend. Works two jobs, constantly busy.
Ruby: Eric's former girlfriend, and roommate at the time he met Emma.
Rob: Kate's neighbor and Emma's knight-in-shining-armor.