After an amicable divorce from Bill Sutton, Danielle (better known as Danie) and her two children, Belinda and Kyle, returned to Danieas hometown of Kensington to live on nearby Pelican Lake, close to her mother and stepfather, Trish and Rock Trenary. Danie and the children moved into the cottage on Pelican Lake owned by her mother, where Danie had spent her childhood. She found contentment in watching her children grow and in pursuing her prosperous art career. But the empty-nest syndrome hits Danie when Belinda and Kyle leave home and launch off into their own careers. Danieas life is abruptly interrupted by a crisis in her sonas life and an unexpected romance.