Works for Me
Season 3, Episode 1
Works for Me
Air date May 29, 2013
Written by David Kendall
Bob Young
Directed by Jeff Melman
Episode guide
"Mel Marries Joe"
"Toxic Parents"

Works for Me is the first episode in season three of Melissa & Joey, and the 46th episode of the overall series. It first aired on May 29, 2013.


Distraught over the possibility of never re-entering the financial world, Joe seeks other venues with the neighbors, while Mel desperately attempts to demonstrate his importance to the family. Meanwhile, Lennox becomes obsessed with discovering the identity of a girl her artist boyfriend, Zander (Sterling Knight), has been drawing in his notebook. Elsewhere, Ryder goes on a camping trip and has a run-in with the law after he is the only one (of all of his friends) to admit that they smoked pot.