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In 1972, John Creighton build a kitchen table for his wife Joan. Inspired to fill the table with delicious food, Joan turns to the recipes her mother gave her. In 2012, after Lauren Mabrey discovers she's pregnant, she buys a refinished table. Once home, Lauren discovers it has a drawer full of recipe cards. Growing up in foster homes, Lauren never learned to cook - but she is fascinated by the cards, with their notes from mother to daughter. The story continues from 1972 to 2012 as Joan battles cancer and Lauren learns to cook, preparing for the baby's arrival. As Christmas nears, can Lauren unlock the mystery of the table and find the peace she's always longed for?