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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I’m honored to have my home’s gardens be the subject of an exciting photo shoot for Better Homes and Gardens. For those MAR tians into social media, you might...Read more

Press / News

Life On Mar's: The Home Makeover Show is a fun, fast-paced new series that highlights the top-to-bottom, inside-and-out, year-long renovation and restoration of a family home that is chock-full...Read more

sMARt Tips

After a lazy, hazy, crazy summer of dubious bedtimes, vacations, and loose schedules, the transition back to school can feel like a gut punch. Avoid tantrums: Gradually make bedtimes earlier by 10...Read more

Featured Article

Succulents….you’ve seen them for years. These whimsical, interesting and often times oddly shaped plants are found predominantly in rock gardens, stone walls and shallow containers. Commonly know as...Read more

Recent Article

The season for travel is upon us and families are planning vacations and outings. If you plan on taking your pet, ensuring a safe trip should be a top priority. I have a few important tips to keep in...Read more