Life

Ty’s Take | My Favorite Summer Spots

Thanks for the questions. A bunch of you asked me where my favorite summer spots are, so here goes nothing… My favorite place to enjoy the summer has always been the ocean beaches. In the South, it gets so humid even the fireflies don’t come out until the sun goes down. So you have to […]

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Ty’s Take | My Favorite Piece of Furniture

Okay everybody. Here comes another answer in my Ask Ty series. Last week I talked about my favorite cartoons and this week… well, we’re talking about nothing even close to that. But I like to keep things interesting. Change it up a bit. Maria Laura De Vilhena Dias E Silva (quite the name you got […]

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Travel | Norwegian Art, Design & Architecture

I got back from my trip to Norway and Denmark still feeling a little jetlagged. But before I get back into the normal swing of my busy daily, I thought I’d share a little more Norwegian inspiration I found during my travels. I got to see a lot in Norway, especially things I’m passionate about. […]

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Ty’s Take | SCAD Grad Speech

Last year I was honored – and I don’t take that word lightly – to receive a doctorate at the 2012 SCAD commencement ceremony. It was a very special day for many of us. Not gonna lie… I was pretty nervous, but it was great to be back on the old stomping grounds. Here’s a […]

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Inspiration | Birke Baehr

If you watched “The Revolution” last Monday you met Birke Baehr, a 13-yr old organic farmer whose TEDx speech about our nation’s food supply went viral and turned him into the poster child, literally, for incredible kids making a difference just by asking smart questions. For instance, one of his questions is, “Would you rather […]

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Ty Take | Neti Pot Adventures

On “The Revolution” I learned that a neti pot can clear your nasal passages of allergens. Useful information, but not too pretty in execution… Have you ever used a neti pot? Any surprises come out of your nose? It’s sort of like a science project….

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Ty’s Take | Get Creative

Hope you had a nice weekend but it’s Monday, which means it’s time to get down to business folks. This week, I’m challenging you to get your hands dirty. No, not cleaning or organizing, this week it’s about creativity. Take the time this week to take on a creative project. It’s one of my personal […]

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