Story of a Zookeeper

Ethan Anderson, 24, communes with the animals as a Central Florida Zoo hoof stock keeper.

Story of a Horticulturist

HEATHER WILL-BROWNE, 59, likes to get her hands dirty when bringing Epcot’s International Flower & Garden Festival to life.

Seamstress

As the owner of Hung’s Custom Tailor Shop, Jenny Smith, 52, is living her dream.

Story of a... Pedicab Driver

From his bicycle seat, Rydes Pedicab Co. owner Luke McHenry, 33, has a unique perspective of Orlando at night.

Story of a... Chocolatier

As a modern-day Willy Wonka, Edgar Schaked, 41, is living the sweet life.

The Story of a... Hot Air Balloon Pilot

For Jeff Thompson, 53, owner of Thompson Aire near Kissimmee, it’s always time to rise and shine.

STORY OF A... Belly Dancer

Suspira Tiouat, 39, teaches women to embrace their inner goddess with every hip hit and shimmy.

Bug Guru

Stuart Fullerton, 72, is the colorful keeper of UCF’s Bug Closet, home to nearly half a million dearly departed specimens.

Master Lego Model Builder

For Jason Miller, 28, following the Lego brick road led to a dream job at Legoland Florida.

The Story of A Flight Nurse

When Orlando Health’s Karen Thurmond, 47, takes to the air, saving lives is the mission.

Story of a... Mixed Martial Arts Fighter

When SETH PETRUZELLI, 32, says he’s fighting for his very survival, he’s being brutally honest.

Story of a...Mermaid

When MELISSA DAWN, 30, transforms into Mermaid Melissa, she will take your breath away.

Story of a... Car Salesman

Honestly, it’s a tough job selling cars. Just ask Ian Riding.

Story of a... Professional ‘Footballer’

For Englishman Anthony Pulis, 27, Orlando is a land of opportunity and cheerful people.

The Story of a... Livestock Competitor

West Orange senior BRYCE CRAMER, 17, earns his fair share of awards showing off steers.

The Story of a ... Pillsbury Bake-Off Finalist

Maryann Rems, 50, hopes the judges think her tartlets appetizer tastes like a million bucks.

The Story of a... Life Coach

For Jennifer Lee, 46, helping people change is the name of the game.

The Story of a... Christmas Wish List

There was a time when making one was as much a holiday custom as trimming the tree. But not anymore.

 

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