The MAR Blog

What has America's top Lifestyle Expert been up to this week?
We are always inspired - and sometimes even surprised--by what he shares. With so many interesting people, places and projects in his universe, LIFE ON MAR'S has something for everyone.

He'll tell you where he's been, what he's doing, what he's seen and what he's up to next. Up close and personal.

Happy Birthday Mar!
Martians! By now, you have heard the MAR velous news. My TV series, “Life on Mar’s: The Home Makeover Show” has been no MAR nated for two Emmys—and this is just season ONE! It truly is an honor, and it could not have happened...
Mar Jennings, America's Top Lifestyle Expert, treats his dog Violet (left) and her fellow mini-schnauzer Ivy to a Pooch-ini at Shake Shack in Westport, CT
We have been working hard at MAR tian headquarters bringing you Emmy-quality programming and great design. If you did not already hear—“Life on Mar’s: The Home Makeover Show” has been nominated for two Emmy’s! So, today...
Happy Friday MAR tians! This spring, when it comes to design, I’m all about versatility along with form and function. Check out this really smart #wheelys MAR t #designhack I’m in love with! I took a pretty shabby-chic table—a...
Happy April 1 st , MAR tians! I love April Fools’ Day, or any chance to have a little fun. I was all set to come up with something hilarious to trick you with in honor of this day of merriment and deceptions, but I found nothing quite as...
MAR tians, sometimes I truly feel like I live on Mars, and yesterday was no exception. In fact, it was an otherworldly experience. On tap for the day, I had planned an amazing broker’s open house for my favorite new listing, “Cotton...
Staging Cotton Cottage to sell
This week was filled with spring fever as I opened up my Garden Studio and began the design transformation from the winter interest look to a new sensational spring style. Green Isle, my home makeover house, is also on the same MAR ch MAR ness...
Happy Friday Everyone! This week’s blog is truly about getting "up close and personal.” This time, I am focusing on garden design details using my home, Rosebrook Gardens . My gardens are ready to springboard into the season. As...