Barrel racer Tammy Jenkins has outrun a lot of things in her life. A tornado is not one of them. She barely manages to find shelter and safety at the ranch of a handsome stranger, but the storm is swift and merciless in its destruction. Now Tammy's haunted cowboy hero needs her help... caring for a newly orphaned baby boy. Alex Weston had given up on ever having a family of his own. With the arrival of Tammy and the baby, however, his home is suddenly brightened by laughter, warmth and Tammy's graceful beauty. As much his heart aches for more, Alex knows this is a temporary arrangement. Baby Brody needs a real family - something Tammy deserves, too. But can Alex let them go?