Sara McDaniel, founder of Simply Southern Cottage, along with her neighbor, Rachel Miller, were instrumental in garnering national attention through a successful pitch of Minden to HGTV Hometown Kickstart. Sara is a local real estate investor and content creator. Her current project, The Villas at Spanish Court, are featured as the 2022 Project House for Cottages and Bungalows and American Farmhouse Style magazines. Sara’s efforts have been recognized across several major media outlets such as Better Homes and Gardens, Southern Living, The Today Show, Forbes, Good Housekeeping, plus countless others. You can follow Sara’s daily updates on Minden across all social platforms @simplysoutherncottage.