Follows three generations of the same Cuban-American family living in the same house: a newly divorced former military mother, her teenage daughter and tween son, and her old-school mother.
Did You Know?
Stephen Tobolowsky would star in another show about a young woman living on her own for the first time in her own apartment; Single White Female. But that was a thriller; not a feminist sitcom; and he was one of the villains in that; not one of the heroes like in One Day. Infact Tobolowsky is known for villain roles; he played a villainous predatory role on Glee also. One Day might be his first and only sympathetic character. See more
In the episodes' intro, she is wearing what appears to be a "Coast Guard Combat Action" ribbon with her Army ribbons. The CG Combat Action medal is awarded to the Navy, USMC and Coast Guard personnel only. See more
Referenced in Jeopardy!: Episode #33.84