Aleksandra (Valerie Lemercier) has a fantastic husband Cyrille (Gilles Lelouche), a fantastic riverside apartment in Paris, a fantastic lover and a fantastic job (editor-in-chief for ELLE magazine). In short, she's got it all... except the ultimate accessory - a child. Aleksandra and Cyrille decide to adopt. After being fast-tracked, they welcome 7-year-old Aleksei into their lives. What they don't expect is the newest addition to their trendy collection has a mind of his own, and more importantly a hectic effect on their perfect lives.