Tim Gardner has worked hard to rebuild the family business after his older brother nearly destroyed it. Heís restored the clientele base and the restaurant's reputation. But if Rachel Martin canít get her act together, she wonít fulfill his orders for the Gardnerís Gazebo signature dessert, a gold-leaf cheese cake, which also happens to be Rachelís secret recipe.When Rachel Martin's partner abandons their bakery and catering business to study with the master chefs in Paris, she's left with nothing but bills and obligations-and no one in Portlandville seems able or willing to help her. No one except for Timothy Gardner, and she knows the handsome young man is only after one thingóher cheese cake.But as she gets to know him, during her time of need, she wonders if maybe thereís a little bit more in the mix. And as Tim gets to know Rachel, he finds himself wanting to be her Good Samaritan--permanently.