Jeannie arrives back in her hometown with her two sons to start a new life, but she finds nothing is easy at Christmas. Her youngest son, Joel has difficulty understanding the world as we see it, and Brody, fourteen, just wants to go home.
Escaping her callous and unfaithful husband, she meets the neighbor, Ben, a single parent and finds their circumstances have many things in common.
One kiss convinces her that not all men are like Matt, the husband she left behind, but his unexpected arrival threatens her plans to start her new life.
Does true love conquer all at Christmas?