January 22, 2014
When Sarah and her husband trade in a crowded commute, cramped apartment, and high stress New York City jobs for life the slow lane in Farmwood, VA, the pressure is on to have a baby. At thirty-six Sarah knows it’s time to get started, but the pressure she’s putting on herself to reach a rather unrealistic pinnacle of self-fulfillment beforehand looms large. Meanwhile, her best friend Mona, a single and successful editor who’s always wanted children, is diagnosed with cervical cancer. At the same time, Sarah’s younger and seemingly perfect sister-in-law has just given birth to her son, Franklin. When Sarah uproots her new life with her husband in Virginia to return to New York to take care of Mona, the three women, both directly and indirectly, help each other navigate their new realities.