Celebrity Ty Burrell Reveals Why He's a Master Griller (or Not) The Modern Family star, 46, is starring in two new films, Mr. Peabody & Sherman and Muppets Most Wanted By People Staff Published on March 7, 2014 05:45 PM Share Tweet Pin Email Photo: David Livingston/Getty The actor, who just honed his skiing and motorcycle riding skills, chatted with PEOPLE this week about “one last thing” … Last time I got my hands dirtyYesterday. I planted some seeds for my daughters [Frances, 4, and Greta, 2]. They will be surprise flowers because they came in a butterfly packet that didn’t have the name of the flower on them. Last time I challenged myselfI just learned how to ride a motorcycle. I don’t know that I’m going to own one, but I’ve always wanted to experience riding one, and it was sure fun to do. Last ‘guy’ thing I splurged onI bought a giant brisket that was surprisingly expensive to cook for Super Bowl Sunday. I love to grill but I’m really hit and miss. You’re either going to get something delicious or something that’s inedible. There’s no middle ground. Last country I visitedThe U.K. I like traveling, but it’s a double-edged sword because it’s hard to be away from the kids for a long time, but it’s also incredibly difficult to fly with young kids.