"Vida" is a drama series about two Mexican-American siblings from East Los Angeles. Party girl Lyn lives a carefree life in the Bay Area. She couldn't be more different than, or distanced from, her sister Emma, with whom she has no relationship. A death in their family forces them to return to their old stomping grounds, where they confront long-repressed feelings and learn the surprising truth about their mother's identity.
Lyn finally realizes she's messing up Johnny's life; Emma learns the true value of the bar, but it may be too late for Eddy.
Still wound up from her encounter with Cruz, Emma struggles to find relief, and Lyn shows up for her when she needs it most; Mari refuses to be a victim and confronts Tlaloc.
Emma tries to get a handle on the family business while Lyn creates chaos for them; Eddy withdraws into herself as she mourns Vidalia; Mari's weakness is revealed.
Eddy struggles to connect with the two sisters as Lyn falls into old neighborhood patterns and Emma searches for a way out.
Circumstances force estranged sisters Lyn and Emma to return to their old neighborhood, where they are confronted by their past and surprised by family revelations.