HAVE IT YOUR WAY FOR LABOR DAY by Virginia Willis

Eat | Have it Your Way for Labor Day

Burgers on the grill are as All-American as baseball and apple pie. And, even as our summer is ending, we love celebrating Labor Day with cookouts on the grill. Our attraction to the scent of meat cooking on fire is basic; the wafting gray smoke seems to awaken some sort of primordial urge buried deep […]

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Ty Pennington's First to the Future Home project

NexGen | Ty’s First to the Future Progress Report

Welcome back to the sunshine state aka my First to the Future home. So much progress has been made since demolition day. Check out the latest episode below to see where we’re at… It’s finally starting to take shape and really look like a home, but we still have a long way to go. Some highlights […]

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Design | The Home Office

More and more people are using a home office these days. But just sticking a desk in the corner of the dining room may not cut it in the long haul. For an office space that really works, remember a few design basics: First, the floor plan:  You don’t have to buy books to figure […]

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Ty Pennington's Top 10 Guitar Tracks #music

Ty’s Take | Ty’s Top 10 Guitar Tracks

It’s been a while since we’ve started the week with some killer tunes, so today I’m pumped to deliver another installment of Music Monday. Last time, we took a tour of my man cave and, if you didn’t notice, it’s filled to the brim with guitars and music-making machines. So it’s no secret that music has been a […]

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Inspired by: Vintage Surf Magazines by Ty Pennington

Spotlight | Vintage Surf Style

I’m always looking for new color inspiration and can pretty much find it anywhere. And since I have a massive collection of vintage stuff, it’s no surprise these turned up during the summer season. I matched some color palettes with the covers of these old surf magazines to give me some inspiration for future projects. Check […]

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Summer Eats: Rebecca’s Heirloom Tomato Salad

Eat | Rebecca’s Heirloom Tomato Salad

Tomatoes have been a part of my life from the moment my dad made me taste my first tomato sandwich. I was being a very stubborn child who didn’t want to try one of the foods that would become a lifelong love. In the heat of summer, tomatoes are bursting with flavor and sun-ripened taste. […]

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Ty Pennington for Pencils of Promise | Bienvenidos a Clase: La Independencia, Guatemala

Inspiration | Pencils of Promise – Bienvenidos a Clase: La Independencia, Guatemala

Hey everybody, I’m really excited to share this next update on the Pencils of Promise school fundraiser. With your help and donations, we were able to build to raise $25k to build a school for the children of La Independencia, Guatemala. I seriously can’t thank you enough for making that wish a reality for me this […]

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