Penny Stevens is 40 years old, a murderer of garden plants, and married to the next Wilt Chamberlain of realty. This is not the life she imagined for herself, but itâ??s comfortable and good enough. Isnâ??t it? When an accidental good deed lands Penny in the paper, she becomes a local hero and catches the overzealous eye of the newspaperâ??s â??life renovationâ? expert. Penny is the perfect makeover targetâ??whether she likes it or not.
Soon, the â??Team Pennyâ? makeover crew is literally taking over Pennyâ??s life and pushing her toward someone elseâ??s idea of perfection. But with the help of some new friendsâ??including two very young, very handsome gardeners and a giant dog named Haggisâ??Penny slowly gains the confidence to take control of the situation. The â??new and improvedâ? Penny, though not exactly what people had in mind, surprises everyone, including herself. Hilarious and heartwarming, It Can Happen to You is a tale of unexpected twists, newfound happiness and lifeâ??s second chances.