The MAR Blog: Up close and personal

The MAR Blog

Where I've been, what I'm doing, what I've seen and what I'm up to next. Up close and personal.

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Okay it’s true, my MARtians, I do love a good audience when I do my lectures and book signings, but tonight I will be part of the audience as Helen Mirren takes the Broadway...Read more

Press / News

S&J Multimedia LLC is currently booking dates for local and national appearances for Mar’s new 2015-2016 Casual Luxury garden lecture/book tour series. Emmy-nominated TV Host, Lifestyle...Read more

sMARt Tips

If you find that you can’t keep a plant because you don’t have a green thumb, try this forest-style planter for your home. It’s a foolproof, long-lasting alternative to traditional...Read more

Featured Article

As a lifestyle expert, I’m always seeking new ways to make long-standing traditions feel fresh and new. For example, the Easter Basket. I don’t know about you, but I absolutely love the idea of a...Read more

Recent Article

It’s officially winter - regardless of what the weather feels like outside - so you can be sure that Old Man Winter is hovering around with Jack Frost at his beck and call.Read more