Danny and Maxie Maws think the world of each other.
As a milkman and a nanny, making ends meet is a constant juggling act - not helped by their mothers who are sworn enemies - but they are happy together and that's all that matters.
But when their flashy new neighbours convince Danny he is not giving Maxie the sort of life she deserves, he fears he'll lose her if he doesn't do something about it.
Embarking on a series of disastrous money-making schemes, Danny finds himself getting into deeper and deeper trouble.
But then Maxie begins to face a few troubles of her own...