Every year Erin wonders why she tortures herself with the planning and executing of the Skibinski holiday family portrait. Then, the photos come, and she falls in love with family portrait day all over again.
The time between Halloween and Thanksgiving is a strange tug-o-war time for Erin, simultaneously pulling her back to the past and toward the future. Slowly, she's learning to take a few moments to enjoy what this time of year is really about.
Confident in all things parenting, Erin Skibinski makes everything work in her family like a well-oiled machine. Until now, when she's faced with a task that challenges many parents: Filling out all of the school forms.