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Wellborn, Florida
While working 25 years in the corporate world, I trained for and completed 8 marathons and 3 century bicycle rides. Unfortunately, I now am limited to walking for exercise. I also am semi-retired, living in north Florida with my hubby and dog, where I write romantic suspense novels,... Full Bio
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Recipes for Recovery

I previously posted the story of my kitchen struggles during my treatment for breast cancer and how the experience led me to write Recipes for...


I love French onion soup, but most in my family don’t. I needed a smaller portion so I developed this simple recipe that yields about two bowls...

Slow Cooker Pineapple Chicken

The idea for this delicious and easy dish came from my author friend Susan Sweet . I modified her recipe a bit by adding vegetables, but that’s...


Pineapple Angel Food Cake             This recipe is not original. I picked it up years ago at a Weight...


Butternut squash has vitamin A, vitamin C and beta-carotene . It is a good source of vitamin B6, potassium, manganese, and magnesium. I realize...

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Cheri updated their goal to Exercise: 30 minutes 5 times per week. Nov 05 2012

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Jan 14 2015 by Cheri
In April, I will reach the 5 year anniversary of my breast cancer surgery. Still under treatment but optimistic. 
Jul 08 2013 by Cheri
I've now passed the three year mark as a breast cancer survivor. Remember to check yourself monthly and get mammograms yearly!
Mar 15 2011 by Cheri
Ladies, remember to perform regular BSEs. I had a clean mammogram then found a lump two months later. Fortunately, I am now cancer free, but early detection is key.
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