Sherry Handler is a hard working mother who only wants to provide for her family. When she finds out that she won't receive her Christmas bonus this year from her company, she is mad. She finds out only a night before she is going to purchase all of the presents for her kids. Instead, she must pay the utility bills so that the lights will stay on. When the children find out about the situation, they start helping her to come up with decorations and presents for Christmas. This heartwarming movie is the story of a family sticking together no matter what.