Ginger is enthusiastic, upbeat and fun-loving and is a little clueless when it comes to parenting. She arrives with husband, Joey and introduces their four children as "America's next great singing sensation - The Gladstone Four"
While D.J. and Matt prepare Thanksgiving dinner, Ginger, Joey, Danny, Jesse, Stephanie, Becky, Kimmy, Jackson, Ramona, Max, Tommy Jr., Fernando, Nicky, Alex, Jimmy, Phyllis, Jerry, Joan, Lewis and Cosmo are out playing football. She attends Thanksgiving dinner at the Tanner House with Joey.