Cowboy AJ Reed, finally found a decent place to settle as the foreman on the Rydell River Ranch, until he is faced with the shocking surprise that shows up one afternoon in the form of a girl who the state claims is his daughter.
Kate Morgan comes to the Rydell River Resort to stay for the summer to grieve for the mother she recently lost and meet brother she just found out about.
AJ soon realizes that the woman he just might have feelings for is his boss’s sister, and she threatens the only real place he’s ever belonged. All the while, a young girl he never imagined he wanted illustrates that permanent is far more than an address. But how can a man who’s never been accountable to anything or anyone hope to commit to not just a place, but a woman and a daughter?
Erin Poletti comes to the Rydell River Ranch to escape her past. She sees it as nothing more than a pit stop before the start of her new life, until circumstances leave her stranded and at the mercy of ranch owner, Jack Rydell. Lacking the basic skills to navigate life she is forced to seek help from Jack. But Erin has a secret. A secret that she will do anything and everything to hide, especially from him.
Jack soon understands that with the arrival of Erin everything in his life, and on the ranch, has been altered and that trouble has come to the ranch, his three brothers, his two sons and most of all; to himself.