Carter Montgomery broke the family mold when he went to culinary school. Now a successful restauranteur, he's at a crossroads: Should he continue on his successful path or look for a new challenge? What he needs is time alone to think things through. But his matchmaking family has other ideas.
Emery Monaghan's no-good fiancé has embroiled her in a scandal, and she needs a way out. When mentor Eliza Montgomery offers her a refuge, she's relieved - until she realizes that the deal means rubbing elbows with Eliza's son Carter - Emery's childhood nemesis.