Alison Andrews has two teenaged kids - which equals a hectic life. To make matters worse, she lives next door to the world's most "perfect" mother, who has the time to grow beautiful roses in her lovely garden. All Alison can barely manage to grow are a few morning glories. And the day before Mother's Day, Alison discovers something that makes her feel completely unloved and ignored by her children, so she decides to do something drastic. Something unlike her. She decides to run away from home for two days. But one of those days is Mother's Day...