Drea is a married mother of 3 from Louisiana. She was diagnosed with stage 3 breast cancer at age 36 and had a mastectomy with reconstruction. Drea battled depression after her diagnosis, but she eventually learned to tap into her inner power and strength to overcome her depression. Drea now lives her life to the fullest everyday and enjoys spending time with her family- especially during occasions when she has the opportunity to cook. Drea loves cooking gumbo, crawfish etouffee, and other types of delicious southern Louisiana cuisine.