The series premiered on the Hallmark Channel on August 14, Abby sees her high school sweetheart, Trace, now a country musician, whom she left to move to New York. Bree edits her novel with Simon's help and realizes she and one of her characters both seek self-preservation that hinders their relationships. Abby jogs by Trace's place, and they discuss last night and what it might mean. Archived from the original on 16 February Retrieved August 7,
Trace discovers that The Bridge has fallen into debt due to an unscrupulous manager while he was on tour, and he tries to repair the damage. So is there some link between this and the Abby Winters business? He says he and Gabrielle broke up, that he now has no job and is facing an investigation, and that the girls are all he has left. Mick receives another phone call saying that Kevin is alive and will be transported to a hospital. Mick tries to repair his relationship with Connor at Megan's insistence, but their stormy history makes Connor reluctant to reconcile. After Mark Hall offers Trace and his band a worldwide tour deal, Trace and Abby worry about how it might impact their future together.
While Trace ponders a big gig that would take him away from Abby, she questions whether to give him an unopened letter that she wrote him years ago. Is there any coincidence that the company suddenly became so successful so quickly? Retrieved September 6, Megan confronts Mick, saying she is upset that the kids feel she just left them years ago. Its director, Garion Hall, and its headquarters were located in Australia. He and Abby agree to work out something, without lawyers, regarding the children.
Retrieved 15 January As the festival nears, Trace and the O'Briens try to put their challenges aside, so that four generations—including grandma Nell—can come together. Abby visits Trace, and admits she was jealous seeing him with Leigh. Retrieved August 29, Mick and Megan help prepare for the vow renewal ceremony of Thomas and Robin, which also brings Connor and Kevin closer together after Nell assigns them a task. Meanwhile, Kevin continues paramedic training and grows closer to Sarah.