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How organization —and passion — enables one sightless woman to cook

Karen's drive to do the thing she loves most meant that blindness was not going to stand in her way.

Karen's drive to do the thing she loves most meant that blindness was not going to stand in her way.

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When Karen was first diagnosed with retinitis pigmentosa at age 21, she despaired. In time she realized there wasn't anything she couldn't do - including her number one love, cooking. Staying organized is the key for Karen when it comes to cooking, which, in turn helps her to maintain her independence.