To celebrate the end of the Christmas season, the Montoyas hold a party for all their friends and neighbors. Josefina and her sisters handle the preparations beautifully, and the party is a great success. But the girls' pleasure turns to shock the next morning, when Tia Dolores announces that she's leaving the rancho. Josefina and her sisters are sure Tia Dolores belongs with them and Papa, but their efforts to convince her only make matters worse. Then, one bitterly cold day, something unexpected gives Tia Dolores a change of heart. Her decision brings changes for Josefina and the whole family!