Alison Hendrex, the soccer mom that married young and sought out domesticity, is wife to Donnie Hendrix and adoptive mother of Gemma and Oscar. On the surface she appears as the epitome of control, but in truth, she is a pill-popping addict, a recovering alcoholic and former drug dealer. When you add adulterer and accidental murderer to the mix, you have a recipe for an epic meltdown. But Alison is hell bent on keeping up domestic appearances, all while suspicions around her extracurricular activities arise. As judgment mounts from her community, Alison battles to make the right decisions for her sisters and family under the pressure.