After her military service is complete, Melanie is ready to move on with her life. First, she'll need more money to finish her education. Turning to her family for advice and help, she scores a lucrative fashion contract modeling outdoor fashions. Traveling to remote locations to make advertisements sounds like fun, until things start going wrong. From sky diving over the lonely desert to scuba diving the secretive waters of Hawaii, surfing the monster waves of Maui to skiing the steep slopes of Tahoe, Melanie finds more excitement than she can handle. Toss in a romantic interest and her mother's long overdue funeral, and she has a year of adventures she'll never forget!