Major and minor secrets are revealed as Amber’s baby shower comes about. Also, an old problem resurfaces.
I Want Her Back: Chivo, Jamal
Chivo comes out of the shadows and reveals he wants Juanita back as well as Lil’ Ricky dying due to eating a hot dog. Thus dispelling the idea Julio was stalking Jamal and Lil’ Ricky dying due to the money being cursed. Oh, and despite his asking, Juanita stays with Jamal.
Baby Shower Drama: Mario, Amber, Geny, Ruby, Jasmine, Monse, Cesar
Mario wants to reveal to Amber that he cheated on her, but Monse is against this. Leading to Cesar wondering if he should reveal he slept with Paula or not. Which, despite knowing he can’t keep a secret, he tells and asks Jamal. Someone who has no desire to be bothered in that drama for it makes his mind run ragged.
But, while Mario is dealing with his stuff, Amber is having the baby and while Geny didn’t like that girl since she opened her mouth, as Jasmine helps deliver the child she finds herself very excited. Especially when she realizes the baby can’t be Mario’s since it is half Black.
Free From The Curse, But Still In Freeridge: Abuelita, Jamal, Cesar
Not everyone was in the room when Amber gave birth. Jamal and the crew were actually ready to burn the money for they feared with the curse taking away lives and other good things, the baby was in danger. Luckily for them, Marisol stops them and reveals that, what Rosario meant by something not belonging, it was Amber.
However, before celebrations can really set in, a bullet at the doorsteps leaves an ominous tone.
Question(s) Left Unanswered
- Two steps back, why is Monse consistently wearing makeup now?
- How many chapters did Monse write? Assuming the show’s episode titles are chapters in her book.
So What Was The Point of Amber?
Was she just a means of getting Mario back home, was that it? Seriously, her pushing Ruby to seek help went nowhere. Her maybe showing how ignorant people are about Latinx culture wasn’t developed either. So, what was her purpose?
On The Fence
Is Paula Pregnant?
Paula is either going to become one of two things, the big secret that creates a rift between Cesar and Monse, or what makes Amber’s situation seem like a prelude. Add in she disappeared from the show and it does set up a dramatic return.
Will We See Angelica and Mario Try To Get Together Or Is He Back To College?
Mario hasn’t really done or said much this season. He had a sweet moment with Ruby, apologizing for how he was before, but not much else. So will he be sent back to school or is he sticking around?
|Season/ Episode||Synopsis||Episode Information||Topics & Focused Characters|
|Season 2, Episode 10 “Chapter Twenty”||Like season 1, we’re left on a cliffhanger, but that’s just the icing to a rather gourmet cake.|
|Season 2, Episode 9 “Chapter Nineteen”||Cesar does what he believes he has to so that he’ll stay alive, Monse is safe, and the rest of the crew aren’t haunted by Prophet$ for the rest of their lives.|
|Season 2, Episode 8 “Chapter Eighteen”||Chivo reveals the meaning behind his gnomes and with Latrelle’s return, and the truce over, comes an increased fear of The Prophets.|
|Season 2, Episode 4 “Chapter Fourteen”||With Jasmine’s help, Ruby tries to pursue normalcy as Oscar gives Monse an ultimatum.|
|Season 2, Episode 5 “Chapter Fifteen”||Oscar tries to be the saint Ruby expects him to be, until Ruby says something to incite the Santos and Cesar makes a mistake.|
|Season 2, Episode 6 “Chapter Sixteen”||Monse’s new life in Brentwood is comfortable, but does she want to stay permanently? Ruby and Jamal, as well as new friends, help her make a decision.|
|Season 2, Episode 7 “Chapter Seventeen”||Major and minor secrets are revealed as Amber’s baby shower comes about. Also, an old problem resurfaces.|
|Season 2, Episode 3 “Chapter Thirteen”||For those who wondered about Jasmine’s backstory, you have to watch Chapter Thirteen.|
|Season 2, Episode 1 “Chapter Eleven”||It’s New Year’s Eve and months have passed since the tragedy in the season 1 finale. Leading to the question of how is everyone?|
|Season 2, Episode 2 “Chapter Twelve”||Ruby and Oscar, of all people, have a heart to heart, as Jamal tries to get his money back – from a cop.|
|Season 1/ Episode 10 “Chapter 10”||For the last few recaps I questioned whether the ending was going to be ideal or realistic and, well I got my answer… which ends up being both.|
|Season 1/ Episode 9 “Chapter 9”||The treasures of Rollerworld are finally found and just when Cesar needs them the most.|
|Season 1/ Episode 8 “Chapter 8”||Cesar learns what it will take to keep having precious moments with his brother as Monse takes an opportunity to get to know Julia better.|
|Season 1/ Episode 7 “Chapter 7”||Ruben continues to prove he is husband material for Olivia, despite her dating Cesar, as abuelita gets Jamal another clue which could lead to the money.|
|Season 1/ Episode 6 “Chapter 6”||With the secret dropped, now comes the question of how to move forward. Though for Jamal, it becomes time to reveal his secret as well.|
|Season 1/ Episode 5 “Chapter 5”||Just as Monse is finally coming around to wanting to be official, this Olivia kiss could ruin everything. Will she find out and if so, because of who?|
|Season 1/ Episode 4 “Chapter 4”||Jamal’s relationship with Abuelita gets him one step further to Rollerwood fortune and with tagging along with Jamal, Monse sees a ghost.|
|Season 1/ Episode 3 “Chapter 3”||Objectification is the issue of the episode and it ruins Ruby’s chances with Olivia and might be the final straw for Cesar.|
|Season 1/ Episode 2 “Chapter 2”||As a fourth member is added to the squad, Monse has to deal with Cesar manipulating her and Ruby has a date with Oscar.|
|Season 1/ Episode 1 “Chapter 1”||On My Block has an almost Friday vibe to it. It’s comedic yet, with its urban setting and gunshots, you know things can go left in any moment.|