This series, based on a novel by Carrie Gerlach, features Emily Sanders (Heather Graham), a successful young woman with terrific taste, great friends and a fabulous job as an author of self-help books. But the self-help guru may need help with her own love life. After breaking up with her most recent boyfriend, Emily institutes a set of self-imposed guidelines, referred to as the ``Reasons Why Not.'' What are those guidelines? If Emily, with the help of her friends, can come up with just five reasons why she should break up with a beau, she does.