Andy Brewster, a craft inventor, hopes to see his creation, a 100% organic maintenance product, named ScioClean, on the shelves of one of the largest shops in his town. But all his attempts have a total failure. Disappointed, Andy decides to make a visit to his mother, Joyce, who lives in New Jersey before drowning at the casino Las Vegas. During the visit, Joyce, nostalgic, confesses to Andrew where his first name comes from: a former boyfriend named Andrew whom he met many years ago in California. Andy manages to trace him, learns he lives alone in San Francisco. Without telling him a word, Andy proposes to his mother to accompany him.