Season 1 episodes

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S1 EP8
Cincinnati Pops Conductor

Introduced to the track at a young age, car fanatic and aspiring driver Kyle Shields was once a rising star in the racing world. Offered a chance to race on the pro circuit in Mexico, Kyle was blindsided when his sponsor backed out, sticking him with the $30,000 bill. Burned by that experience, Kyle left the world of professional racing behind, becoming a technical advisor to the auto industry.

S1 EP7
Broadway Costume Designer

A promising costume designer with strong credits under her belt and a bright future ahead of her, Jennifer O’Donnell was pursuing her passion when life threw her a curveball: widower Tim and his toddler son Logan. After falling in love with and marrying Tim, Jennifer decided to put her career goals on hold, becoming a devoted stay-at-home-stepmom to Logan. But now that their family life has stabilized, Jennifer is ready to take another shot at making her design dreams come true.

S1 EP6
Choreographer

Twelve years ago, Renee Chambers was an up-and-coming choreographer. But just as her career was starting to take off, Renee's father, a onetime musician who'd spent years on the road, became gravely ill. Despite the fact that he'd been absent for much of her childhood, she decided to put her dream on hold to care for her ailing father. Following his death and the birth of her first child, Renee realized that she didn't want to make the same mistakes her father had, choosing career over family. So she decided to give up choreography to focus on her husband and two children.

S1 EP5
Toy Designer

Together with his younger brother, Lance Greathouse was once one-half of a promising toy inventing team. The brothers built one invention after another, dreaming of one day forming their own design company. But after losing his brother to a devastating neurodegenerative brain disorder, dental laser technician Lance retreated to the refuge of his workshop, designing gadgets only his friends and family would see.

S1 EP4
Notre Dame Football Coach

Vincent Moiso has built a comfortable life for himself and his family. But despite his career success, beautiful home and loving family, something is missing for Vince.

S1 EP3
White House Chef

A devoted family man and passionate cook, Derek James had always dreamed of becoming a chef at the highest level, serving heads of state and dignitaries. After graduating with honors from Le Cordon Bleu culinary school, Derek dove straight into the restaurant business. But when his restaurant couldn’t survive the economic downturn, Derek was left with bills to pay and a family to support, and for the sake of stability chose to put his culinary dreams on the backburner and instead pursue a career in IT. 

S1 EP2
NASCAR Driver

Introduced to the track at a young age, car fanatic and aspiring driver Kyle Shields was once a rising star in the racing world. Offered a chance to race on the pro circuit in Mexico, Kyle was blindsided when his sponsor backed out, sticking him with the $30,000 bill. Burned by that experience, Kyle left the world of professional racing behind, becoming a technical advisor to the auto industry.

S1 EP1
Sports Illustrated Photographer

Alabama native Tracie Marcum has two passions: sports and photography. Her love of photography was born at an early age, when, after her mother's passing, Tracie was left with only pictures for memories. But after losing her photography business in a bitter divorce, a defeated Tracie left her dream behind, working as an office administrator by day and blogging about sports by night.

S1 EP0
America's Cup Sailor

Sailing has been Robert Capita's passion ever since his father first introduced him to the sport as a child. On track to be part of the U.S. Olympic team until the U.S. boycott of the 1980 games, Bob was pressured by his father to give up his sailing ambitions and turn to more practical work, creating a rift between the two that they never managed to heal.