Harry Mills, a guardian angel is sent to help Addie Folsom. He poses as a teacher at the local community college so he can keep an eye on Addie and help guide her.
Addie returns home after being away for six years, with the hope of spending the holiday season with her mother, after the death of her father. Things don’t go as planned for Addie, as her mom and next-door neighbor decide to take a cruise for the holiday.
Addie’s neighbor Erich was a tormentor for Addie when they were kids, but when he breaks both of his wrists in a car accident, Addie offers to help. As Christmas nears, feelings between Addie and Erich grow, but the two must overcome their pasts to move on with their futures.