Everything seems normal for Beverly until the day she learns her parents are splitting up and she enters the world of blended families. Beverly copes with the sadness and betrayal of her parents' divorce; she feels the anger and confusion of remarriages and the bewildering chaos of step brothers and sisters. She struggles to understand her parents as she desperately tries to express her own pain and suffering. Sometimes Beverly is surviving and other times she is drowning in despair as she grapples with comprehending what is happening to her and her own feelings about others and herself. With great humor and sincerity Beverly shares her tale of heartbreak and hope as she steps into the blender.