Single mom Christy has her hands full with two children, Violet and Roscoe, and maintaining newfound sobriety, when her passive-aggressive, recovering-alcoholic mother re-enters the picture, brimming with criticisms about Christy's life. As the daughter works to be the best mother she can and to overcome mistakes she made, she must also navigate dysfunctional relationships with romantic interests, and with her irresponsible ex-husband, Baxter. Despite the uphill battle, Christy tries to remain positive and stay on a path to help her reach her goals. Written by
Did You Know?
The show's theme music is from the Overture to the opera Ruslan and Ludmilla, which was written by the Russian composer Mikhail Glinka during the 1830s and '40s. Glinka is seen as a Founding Father of Russian classical music and the Overture is still a staple in the repertoires of symphony orchestras around the world. See more