Maria da Paz is a committed baker who becomes a wealthy businesswoman twenty years after a tragedy strikes on the day of her wedding to Amadeu. From this broken union a baby is born, Jô, who seeks power and despises her mother's humble origins. Afraid that her parents' reunion might spoil her plans, Jô starts an alliance with the charming Régis to convince Maria to marry him and, together, they plan to steal all of Maria's fortune. In this exciting telenovela written by Emmy Awards winner Walcyr Carrasco, Maria's optimism must be stronger than Jô's ambition when the baker finds out about the betrayal and her own daughter's dangerous secrets.
She may lose everything. Except the courage to move on.