When Phyllis Newsom's cousin asks her to look after the Oak Knoll Bed 'n' Breakfast for a few weeks, Phyllis jumps at the chance -- mostly because the inn is located close to the annual Rockport, Texas, Just Desserts competition. Determined to beat her friendly rival, Carolyn, and enjoy some peaceful downtime with her boyfriend, Sam, Phyllis concocts the ultimate sweet treat. But the holiday turns bitter when she and Sam discover a dead body . . .