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 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...
Hello MAR tians! After shooting at Green Isle for over a year now, I have made many friends in the business. I have met so many talented artisans. I have connected with some incredible businesses—all throughout my great state of Connecticut...
My assistant and I are happily exhausted thanks to relocating so many extra chairs into conference room 12 at the Connecticut Convention Center in Hartford. You will be thrilled to know I have added to our ranks with many new recruits to the MARtian...
MAR Jennings, America's Top Lifestyle Expert
Help Me, MARtian Army! A few days ago I discovered I was to be one of several designers in the running for a prestigious Traditional Home magazine contest. While it truly is just an honor to be nominated, I want to win! Voting is only open until the...