DogGoneFast Winter WufFest
December 2017/January 2018

“DogGoneFast” at the Fairgrounds

Dec 15, 2017 Tracy Jones
Controlled chaos is coming to the NC State Fairgrounds this January in the form of flyball, a combination of hurdles and fetching competitions, plus many excited dogs. Created nearly 50 years ago by a group […]
Fantasy Faire Character Company
December 2017/January 2018

An Appointment With A Princess

Dec 8, 2017 Tracy Jones
Christmas is a magical time, especially for children. And when we think of holiday visitors, typically Santa Claus and Frosty the Snowman come to mind. But what if your child could meet more than just […]
Anjelica and Francesca Cummings
November 2017

Side Hustling

Nov 13, 2017 Tracy Jones
Pursuing extra cash or a creative outlet Upon graduation, I did what most young 20-somethings do: I got a job. And like most young 20-somethings, my job did not pay my rent, at least if I […]
November 2017

Long Lasting Looks

Nov 13, 2017 Tracy Jones
Permanent makeup can be convenient—or a disaster. Do your homework. These days, anyone with an Ebay or Amazon account can order a permanent makeup kit. That begs the question, how do you know if going under […]
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Rucking Around

Oct 16, 2017 Tracy Jones
Rucksack – from German dialect, Rucken (back) + Sack (sack) Rucking is simply walking while wearing a backpack. You can run with the backpack, squat with the backpack, do pushups with it, but regardless, you’re […]
October 2017

Haunted Hair

Oct 2, 2017 Tracy Jones
Hair should be fun. It should be an extension of who you are – your personality, your style, your sense of whimsy, or lack thereof. So why should Halloween be any different? On a holiday […]
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Changing Lives

Sep 15, 2017 Tracy Jones
Looking down over the edge of the Wells Fargo Capitol Center, it’s easy to get a little nervous­— especially if you are in a harness preparing to rappel off the side. The breeze kisses your […]
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Dinner No Dishes

Jul 31, 2017 Tracy Jones
Please your party crowd with a food truck When my husband requested that our favorite food truck cater his 40th birthday party, I was intrigued, but skeptical. We’ve catered parties before and I’m not the […]
July 2017 / August 2017

Crafting Beauty

Jun 30, 2017 Tracy Jones
Jewelry is more than just shiny bobbles on display. It is wearable art. It is a repurposed heirloom. It is a symbol of love, loss, or something in between. In short, it is meaningful. In […]
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From Trash to Treasure

Jun 12, 2017 Tracy Jones
Take two self-proclaimed “car nuts” and drop them off in a scrap yard and what do you get? An entertainment center made from the front of a 1955 pink Cadillac. Four years ago spouses Mark […]
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