Naomi Leon is having a great time living with her grandmother and her brother Owen. Their mother left them when they were young because she could not handle being a single mother with a daughter and a deformed son. They have never met their father but they don't remember their mother. Until trouble comes .
Then one day Naomi and Owen came back from school one day and went home. When they got home they started talking about who they were going to invite to Thanksgiving with their grandmother. Then someone knocked on their door, someone they never expected. Their mother came to visit but no one knew why she wanted to come back after all these years.
When Naomi and Owen found out that the lady who knocked on their front door was their mom they were in shock.The first thing Naomi though of was why did she come back after all these years.The first thing Owen had asked her where she has been all these years. The grandmother was obviously upset.All the grandmother had thought of the type of talk that she was going to give their mother.
After everything Naomi and Owen mother has gotten a little bit too comfortable.She Naomi and Owen to call her Skyla Jones because "Mom" makes her sound old and she didn't like her orginal name "Terri Lynn."After everything Skyla has gotten to spend time with Naomi and Skyla does not want to spend time with Owen at all because he was deformed when he was a baby.
Skyla has promised to go to the school open house to meet all of Naomi and Owen teachers and friends. Naomi and Owen has prepared themselves to look nice with their mother and right when they trusted in her and believed in her Skyla has failed them once again. Skyla has left them at their school until dark without no one until their grandmother picked them up.
After everything Thanksgiving Day has come and Naomi and Owen was forced to say "Thank You" to Skyla boyfriend Clive because Clive is the one who gave Skyla the money to buy Naomi and Owen everything they wanted. But when they were eating at the table Clive and Skyla brought up that they were going to move to L.A and that they were going to take Naomi with them.