- Howard practices his magic tricks with the boys to prepare for a birthday party.
- Sheldon and Amy have their monthly Thursday date night, but it doesn't go well when Sheldon isn't excited by Amy getting her work published.
- Leonard convinces Sheldon that buying Amy a gift will resolve the situation.
- Sheldon and Penny go shopping for Amy's gift.
- Sheldon gives Amy a tiara that she loves.
- Howard's magic show doesn't go as planned, which reveals Bernadette's dislike of children.
- Howard wants kids, but Bernadette doesn't.
- Bernadette resolves the issue saying they can have kids, but she is going to work and he can stay home with them.