Jessica Biel all but steals the show as Stacie.
—Roger Ebert Chicago Sun-Times
Sometimes the movie swerves toward farce, sometimes into the zone of smiley family comedy and at other times into full-on weepiness. None of it is especially credible or engaging.
—A.O. Scott New York Times
The shenanigans of randy soccer moms and their obnoxious blowhard husbands are intended as comic relief. But the sappy plot of this formulaic romantic comedy is just as silly as its inane attempts at farce.
—Claudia Puig USA Today
A dreary, dismally unfunny excuse for a romantic comedy.
—Ann Hornaday Washington Post
Just stay away. It's awful.
—Peter Travers Rolling Stone