February 12, 2016

Inspiring Fitness with Tom Watson at BR Fitness

As some of you know, I have had trouble with my knee for many years and just last year had a knee replacement to help alleviate the pain. Four months ago, I wanted to improve my overall fitness level but worried about hurting my knee in the process. I was fortunate to find Tom Watson. He has a private studio up on the hill behind Ingles (across from Reid Ridge) called BR Fitness. He’s a highly qualified fitness trainer with a degree in exercise physiology and a background in physical therapy working for an orthopedic surgeon. He’s been privately training full […]
February 5, 2016

Enjoying Breakfast in Blue Ridge GA

Breakfast in Blue Ridge I really shouldn’t write about this today since I had a cookie for breakfast as I was rushing out the door, but eating out for breakfast is one of my favorite past times. What’s the first thing I order when I’m out to breakfast? Coffee. And when I think of coffee in Blue Ridge, I think of L&L Beanery located in the historic bank building in downtown. You could just grab your favorite cup of Joe but if you need a little something I beg you to try their grits. They are hands down the best […]
January 29, 2016

Enjoy the Arts in Blue Ridge GA

Enjoy the Arts in Blue Ridge GA Did you know that Blue Ridge is one of the top 100 Art Towns in the United States? One big reason is the Blue Ridge Mountains Arts Association and the Art Center. They have many classes for the young and old all year long, and beautiful extensive exhibits from renowned artists to our up and coming students in the community. The Blue Ridge Mountains Arts Association was recently listed as one of the top 5 Art Towns in Georgia by Georgia Council for the Arts & the Georgia Municipal Association (2015). And of course […]
January 22, 2016

Support The Humane Society of Blue Ridge

It is no secret that I’m an animal lover. My two extremely pampered miniature Schnauzers are family to me and I spoil them rotten. Like so many others I believe all pets are precious and deserve to have loving permanent homes and families. We are so fortunate in North Georgia to have The Humane Society of Blue Ridge located at 171 Mineral Springs Road in Blue Ridge. In addition to their new shelter, they have a dog park at the same location so that you can bring your pets to safely play and run outside. Looking for a pet to […]
January 15, 2016

4 Keys to Picking the Right Realtor

I’m a people person. Please do not sit me in an office all day doing paperwork. I want to be out and about meeting new people. I’ve flown for many years as a flight attendant for Delta Air Lines and tended bar with the great folks at Blue Ridge Brewery. Anything to interact and enjoy all that new friends have to offer. Now in real estate, I’ve gotten to really know people. Buying a house is a BIG deal and it can be stressful. Even still, there is time to enjoy and laugh and make new friends. When you’re buying […]
January 8, 2016

Live Music IS Better in Blue Ridge GA

Why is it that live music is so much fun and better? It’s got to be the group of people all gathered with the soul purpose of having a good time and of course, the passion of the performer. Blue Ridge has a wide variety of live music around town all year long. Typically you’ll find live performances at the following locations: Thursday, Friday and Saturday at the Blue Ridge Brewery Friday and Saturday at Christy Lee’s Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday at Chester’s Friday and Saturday at The Boro Inn Irish Pub. Pickin’ in Horseshoe Bend Park has a […]