My Real Estate Journey

Starting something new as we get older can be challenging, yet rewarding. It’s hard to believe that I am into my third year as a real estate agent. Approaching a new career in this season of my life has taken me new places and allowed me to meet new people. I am more confident now…

Home for Sale: New Bedford

New Bedford is an East Cobb swim & tennis subdivision located on Lower Roswell Road between Johnson Ferry, Timber Ridge, and Willeo Roads in Marietta, Georgia.  Homes in this neighborhood rarely go on the market, primarily because it boasts one of the most coveted school districts in East Cobb:  Mount Bethel Elementary (a Blue Ribbon School of Excellence),…

Recipe: Kale Salad with Bacon and Blue Cheese

I don’t know about you, but at this time of year, the kale in my garden is going crazy, so I’m always looking for tasty ways to use it, before I plant my summer garden.  This recipe, courtesy of Gimme Some Oven, combines crunchy kale, smoky bacon, pecans, tangy blue cheese, and tart dried cranberries…all…

Home for Sale: Roswell Downs

Roswell Downs is a charming East Cobb swim & tennis community, located near the intersection of Sewell Mill and Murdock Road, with convenient access to I-75 and the 120 Loop.  Boasting top-notch East Cobb schools, unique homes, and fabulous amenities, this neighborhood is sure to please! With traditional, split-level, ranch, contemporary-styled homes on large lots,…

Is Your East Cobb Kitchen Working For You?

Whether you cook gourmet meals from scratch, lean on Blue Apron to do the planning, or just heat up something you just picked up, it all happens in the kitchen.  When everyone comes home after work and school, chances are they go straight into the kitchen, the hub of the house. It’s also the center of…

Where is East Cobb?

Voted the Best Place to Live in Georgia in 2016, by Money Magazine, the East Cobb Blog wants to know…exactly where is East Cobb?  Families with children move to this area to take advantage of some of the best public schools in Georgia, just one of the multitude of factors that have been used to…

How Does Your East Cobb Garden Grow?

Exciting things are happening for a group of gardeners in East Cobb. Last year, the Cobb Master Gardners partnered with Cobb County government to allocate a piece of land located in Hyde Farm, a 135 acre park located off Lower Roswell Road in East Cobb, for a community garden. The gardening space is fenced in…

East Cobb by the Numbers: March Market Report

East Cobb by the Numbers: Real Estate Market Report The Atlanta Journal Constitution reported that Metro Atlanta home prices jumped 9.9 percent on average during the past year. (AJC Feb. 25, 2018)  The article goes on to say, “Part of what is driving the increase is the worsening mismatch between supply and demand: growing population, job…

Asparagus Vinaigrette

Here’s a delicious and easy recipe that can be made a day ahead.  Asparagus are incredibly nutrient rich, high in folic acid, potassium, fiber, thiamin, and vitamins, B6, A, & C. Ingredients 2 pounds fresh asparagus spears 1 teaspoon dry mustard 1 clove garlic, crushed 3/4 teaspoon salt 1/2 teaspoon tarragon leaves 1/4 teaspoon sugar 1/4…