Mexican immigrant and single mother Flor Moreno finds housekeeping work with Deborah and John Clasky, a well-off couple with two children of their own. When Flor admits she can't handle the schedule because of her daughter, Cristina, Deborah decides they should move into the Clasky home. Cultures clash and tensions run high as Flor and the Claskys struggle to share space while raising their children on their own, and very different, terms.
A woman ends up divorcing her husband only later to find out that she is pregnant with his child and ends up in a relationship with a woman.
It's been said Bill was born to Puerto Rican immigrants, which is technically untrue, as Puerto Ricans are US citizens, although he's got an uncle who was once deported to the Bronx. As a seasoned stand-up Comedian and now accomplished and published writer Bill Santiago takes a linguistic look at the New American language, "Spanglish" by dissecting words and sentences created through the fusion of two languages by the mere act of emotional intent or maybe just accident.