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.

Just like Luke Skywalker, I had spent the better part of my life unaware of how vast the Star Wars universe was. But how could I ignore the promotional juggernaut for The Force Awakens? I was temporarily tempted to rebel against it, since I was a...
Great news! I'm "nesting"! What do I mean? I'm all about safety first, then great design. When I can find one product that offers both, I'm thrilled and delighted to share it all with you. As your local fire department (and the...
My home at Rosebrook Gardens is always a busy place with something new scheduled every day. From photo shoots to magazine features to video production, we do it all here. This past week, we have been delighted to add a new function to my beloved...
Hello my MARtians, On today of all days I reflect and pause to acknowledge my blessings, my life’s journey and those incredible people who fill my world with such happiness and love. My universe is complex, with many individuals both here and...
The 17th annual Tree Festival at Lounsbury House in Ridgefield, CT was hopping last night. And I was so lucky to have been invited to judge the entries—there were over 40 different trees! As I walked up to the house, I was hit with the magical...
If you’re ready to get into the holiday spirit, and looking for the hottest tree festival in town, look no more. The 17th annual Tree Festival is kicking off at Lounsbury House (shown) in Ridgefield, CT, on November 19th with a champagne...
A popular eatery in the town of Fairfield was the scene of a recent alien invasion. Initially, the alien intentions were not clear.