Banana Bread Sep09

Banana Bread

Ingredients 1 cup granulated sugar 8 tablespoons (1 stick) unsalted butter, room temperature 2 large eggs 3 ripe bananas 1 tablespoon coconut milk 1 tablesponn orange zest 1 teaspoon ground cinnamon 2 cups all-purpose flour 1 teaspoon baking powder 1 teaspoon baking soda 1 teaspoon salt...

Da Vinci’s Donuts ar...

By Suzanne Taylor – Co-creator of SoopOTP It was not a tough day in Scoopville when Michelle and I went to check out Da Vinci’s Donuts in downtown Alpharetta. We were very excited to find out that their donut size was much smaller than traditional donuts, so in theory, that meant less...

Stage Your Home To S...

  Selling your house and moving is an emotional process, and can be overwhelming. Home staging is about setting a scene, creating a mood, and implementing some quick fixes and improvements to create a positive first impression. The goal is to create a feeling in your house that makes...

This Month In Real E...

Tip of the month: Separate your clothes by season. If you have a tall closet with several rows of hanging rods, place the current season’s clothes on the lowest level, and move out-of-season clothes up to the tallest rods. Categorize your clothes by purpose: Work, casual, cold- or...

Jam Band Indecision ...

Indecision Returns to Atlanta on Saturday, August 30th at Smith’s Olde Bar in Midtown. INDECISION 10pm to 12:15pm with GLEN PRIDGEN BAND following Indecision   Recently seen at the Lockn’ Festival, Indecision’s innovative music is a unique blend of rock, jazz, blues and extended jams...

Are You Ready for Lo...

Lockn’ Festival, formerly known as Interlocken Music Festival is this year’s MUST ATTEND in the world that is music festivals. As a festival goer myself, I am excited to be apart of what people say is one of the best music events to experience in your lifetime. I am really looking...

What’s coming to North Fulton? Aug12

What’s coming to Nor...

By Suzanne – Co-creator of Scoop OTP. In case you missed any of this Scoop, we are just sharing it from our blogger friends and the Atlanta Business Journal because it’s all good dirt — construction dirt that is! REI is opening near Northpoint Mall in an old Office Max building....

New North Fulton Res...

By Suzanne Taylor and Scoop OTP We heard through the grapevine that The Big Ketch Saltwater Grill, a seafood restaurant with a popular Buckhead location, is coming to Roswell! Check out the restaurant’s Facebook page for the latest news. The restaurant will sit between Osteria Mattone and the...

Stewart Cink Plays Manna Golf Classic Aug06

Stewart Cink Plays M...

Mr. Stewart Cink, PGA Professional, makes a second appearance at the Manna Fund Golf Classic, scheduled for September 15, 2014 at St. Ives Country Club.  Manna Fund, Inc., is a 501-c-3 program that provides life-saving treatment for individuals who struggle with recovery from their eating...

Le Bistro at Roswell...

By Michelle Weitzel Knapp  from Scoop OTP   Scoop OTP has been a fan of  Roswell Provisions  and Provisions for Home since we discovered them. Wine, cheese, French décor — what’s not to love? But since we don’t live in Roswell and only get there every couple of months, we had no idea...

Employment Contract ...

Pros and Cons of the “At-Will” Contract by Jonathan Sparks, Esq. A Little History on Employment Contracts In employment law, you can break down contracts into two very broad categories: traditional contracts and at-will contracts. With traditional contracts, employees could not be fired...

Employment Contract ...

6 Essential Clauses for Employment Contracts by Jonathan Sparks, Esq. Choosing to not hire an attorney to review your employment contracts or hiring policies might seem like a no-brainer, but saving a little money on the front end may cost you. Having the wrong policies, or missing even a...