Martha Evans (Kristy Swanson) is abandoned by her husband without warning. She will have to take care of her two children and her stepson. That is why he decides to start from scratch by moving to another town. There you will find work in a rural house. Despite this, she will remain overwhelmed with the bills, to which her broken car adds. Christmas is coming soon and Martha is in a difficult situation, but her bad luck is about to take a turn.