Ever since a sexual harassment accusation torpedoed the political career of city councilor Anna Dawson (Zoie Palmer), things have been hard for both her and her teenage daughter Carrie (Aviva Mongillo) as they find themselves struggling to make ends meet in the wake of the scandal. Even more frustrating, Carrie knows the person responsible for orchestrating her mother's downfall: Madeline Cooper (Bree Turner), their next-door neighbor and the perfection-obsessed Queen Bee of the neighborhood.
Perpetually busy event planner Chelsea Whitmore (Lacey Chabert) has been working hard for years to impress her boss Trish (Constance Marie), only to continue finding herself passed over for promotion opportunities. So when Chelsea learns that her deceased uncle Grady left her his chalet in his will, Chelsea takes this as her opportunity to clear her head and reevaluate her life, quitting her job and traveling to Vail, Colorado to take care of the estate.
Ever since she was a child, Sasha Bruder (Kim Shaw) has dreamed of being a news reporter covering hard-hitting stories. But at Cable 4 News, Sasha finds herself underappreciated by her boss Gavin (Bruce Dinsmore) and outshined by veteran reporter Diane Baldwin (Perrey Reeves). Willing to do anything to ensure her dream becomes reality, Sasha resorts to an unimaginable extreme: she fakes her own abduction, colluding with her lover Aidan Ferguson (Gord Rand) to do so.
For model Amanda Archer (Cassie Howarth), her daughter Zooey (Marie Wagenman) is the one thing keeping her sane as she finds herself struggling to stay afloat. In addition to having to rely on modelling gigs and waiting tables to pay her way through medical school, Amanda finds herself battling her vindictive ex-husband Nick (Hans Christopher) for custody of Zooey. So when Amanda's agent finds out about a profitable modelling gig for her, Amanda is quick to take it.
Artist Kelly Moore (Helena Mattsson) seemed to have a lot going for her: a successful gallery, supportive friends, and a loving husband. But one night changed everything when Kelly was left hospitalized following a car accident, with Kelly being left with no memory of the night of the crash--or of her husband Dan (Corey Sevier). While Dan and her close friends Allison and Logan (Melanie Stone and Jake Stormoen) try to be shoulders of support, Kelly can't shake the feeling that she's still in danger--as her memories and evidence at her house show that Kelly was attacked prior to her accident.
A year ago, Taylor Stewart (Ezmie Garcia) was a troubled teen struggling to survive on the streets. But after meeting shelter operators Sandy and Larry (Lifetime royalties Alexandra Paul and Linden Ashby), Taylor is taken in and adopted by the compassionate couple and gets the chance to turn her life around. Now, Taylor has a steady job at the local skate park and does what she can to help other teens in the same situation she was in.