Simplifying in 2023

Without a magic wand, I’m going to give you a few organizing and time management tools that may not give you all the balance but will surely save you some time to spend however you want.

A few of my favorite things…

My husband likes gifts that he can really use. Check out some of his suggestions. He recommends these as they either save time, may be compact-easy to carry, or just perform well. Here are a few of his most highly rated items. (And I admit, I use most of these too and find them very…

Red Velvet Cake

Someone told me recently that their favorite cake of all time is red velvet, but they never see it around except at Christmas. Here is the recipe, and you can decorate and use for all holidays if you wish. This recipe comes from a favorite of mine – The Georgia Cookbook. Recipe 2 1/2 half…

How’s the Market?

Hi Friends and Neighbors,Right now, I’m getting questions from buyers and sellers who worry that they have missed the market to buy or sell a home. So, did they miss buying or selling in one of the most unusual times in American history? They may not have sold at the peak, but we still are…

Waterford Green – East Cobb’s Premier Swim Tennis Neighborhood

Looking for a great East Cobb neighborhood? Check out the new Waterford Green Neighborhood Guide HERE for more information on homes, community, schools, and recreation. Waterford Green subdivision in the heart of East Cobb County borders the Chattahoochee National Forest and the Chattahoochee River. This classic swim/tennis community is a favorite for homeowners, due to…

East Cobb… a City? You decide.

If you live in East Cobb, you have heard about the possibility of the City of East Cobb. Need more information on this subject?  For your convenience I’ve complied several links from East Cobb News and The East Cobber covering both sides of this proposal. The East Cobb News has done a great job with a…

Georgia Property Tax Exemptions…are you missing out?

All Georgia residents are eligible for a homestead exemption on their primary residence. And, depending on the county, there are other tax exemptions available if you meet the following criteria: Individuals 65 Years of Age and Older May Claim a $4,000 Exemption  Individuals 62 Years of Age and Older May Claim Additional Exemption for Educational…

Happy Thanksgiving and Thank You!

Thanksgiving Day is fast approaching. I love this holiday because I enjoy cooking, seeing friends, and spending time with family. I’ve come to terms that being with the entire family on this actual Thanksgiving Day is not always possible due to careers and everyone living in different parts of the country. So, each year, who…

4 Things to Do Now to Save Money and Energy This Winter

Now is a great time to prepare your home to be more comfortable for the coming winter and to save money on utilities. Here are four things to do now. 1. Lock in natural gas rate Lock into a fixed rate with your natural gas provider. It is a little bit of a chore to…