Good Samaritan Sarah Fitzpatrick has a fatal accident just before Christmas, and finds herself in the lobby before the gates of Heaven. Certain that she will be let in, she is shocked to find that her name is not on the reservation list. However, she is granted the chance to return to Earth as an “angel in training” with the requirement to help a soul in need. Sarah has the 12 days before Christmas to secure her place on the list leaving her in the race for her after-life.
When a developer threatens Noelle’s peaceful life, she and her friends use her gift of performing miracles to thwart his plans and save their village.
Native American Ray heads home after graduating from college to help run his family’s shabby ski resort. Believing that Tina, a beautiful lodge guest, is an incognito travel guide critic, he decides to improve the quality of the family business. In reality, Tina is at the lodge in search of romance and, in a twist of fate, ends up falling for Ray. When Stu, an actual critic, shows up, he is greeted with the staff’s typical disorganization.
Bill Murray worries no one will show up to his TV show due to a terrible snowstorm in New York City.
A young woman travels to Europe to stay in a beautiful castle for the holidays at the invitation of an estranged relative, and finds herself falling for a dashing prince.
In a temper, a cynical TV executive tries to smash a snow globe, but instead it hits her on the head and knocks her out. When she comes round, she finds herself married to a handsome woodworker and mother to two young children in a perfect snow-covered town like the one in her globe.
After crashing his sleigh, Santa Claus asks a father and son for help to round up his reindeer and return home.