Making it in a man's world as a home renovation expert is tough, but Lindsay Swanson's up for the job leaving no time for family and friends, let alone any kind of social life. Jared Kane moved to Ravenwood for some much needed peace and quite to finish his next book, which is hard to do when he's hired his sexy neighbor to renovate his kitchen. Then Lindsay overhears Jared talking about her notebook. A notebook wherein she and her BFF - after one too many bad dates and one too many glasses of wine - concocted a checklist of the perfect guy. Is Jared the real deal or has he been molding himself into the man of her dreams to get past her defenses?