They live diagonally across the street from Kristy Thomas on McLelland Road. One of their neighbors is Mr. Sinclair. The house is the biggest one on the street according to Abby in Claudia's Big Party.
They moved into the Delaney's old house. Bill and Melody go to Stoneybrook Day School. They always have hot dogs when baby-sat, except for once when they had pizza when Kristy sits for them. Bill and Melody have a tough time adjusting to the huge mansion in Mary Anne Misses Logan.
In Claudia's Big Party, Bill and Melody are having a hard time getting along and get into fights. Mary Anne Spier got them to get along pretending that she had lost the key. They ended up getting along by the end of the book.
In Karen's Gift the family has a beagle puppy named Maggie, this is the only appearance of a puppy.
Despite Skylar's fear of cats, Melody mentions that they had a cat that died a year before. They also adopted one of the kittens in Karen's Kittens.