By Robyn Neeley
Information anchor Amanda Turner used to like every thing in regards to the vacation trips - the eggnog sugar cookies, the cheesy family members Christmas sweaters, and a garden adorned with such a lot of multi-colored lighting fixtures that 747s may well land properly. that's until eventually her boyfriend dumped her in entrance of the complete city on Christmas Eve. Humiliated, she fled her small city to begin a brand new lifestyles. years later, she's eventually able to go back to the scene of the emotional crime, until eventually she learns that her ex is engaged. Now, the one factor worse than going house is going domestic single.
Tate Ryan, her tall, darkish, and smug co-anchor, deals to pose as her boyfriend. There’s one challenge, even though: they slightly like one another, and he lately scooped her tale on stay television. yet she wishes a trip domestic and a boyfriend quickly, so Tate must do.
As she watches Tate have interaction along with her relations and city citizens, absolutely embracing the spirit of the vacation season, she begins to determine his kindhearted part. She can’t aid yet wonder whether she used to be flawed approximately him. might be he isn't the conniving co-worker that she as soon as notion. And her new emotions for him would certainly positioned her at the naughty list.
Tate has his personal time table for the weekend that incorporates telling Amanda he's been in love together with her because the first time they met. He's able to exhibit all in the course of Christmas dinner yet destiny has different plans.
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