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Follow newlyweds Mary (Producer) and Dave (Director), as they navigate pandemic parenting and virtual schooling in their quest for balance. Set against the backdrop of their Washington, D.C. home, this intimate documentary captures a year of challenges and victories that resonate with families nationwide. Amidst virtual learning and emotional upheavals, Mary and Dave grapple with their roles as parents and partners. Mary’s video chats with her sister reveal the strength of sisterhood and underscore her often overlooked needs. This verité-style film invites viewers into a poignant story of familial adaptation and a mother’s quest to find room to breathe.