Looking Good = Feeling Great

Wednesday, December 7, 2016 0 No tags Permalink 0

As a new mom, time is tight, emotions can run high and sleep is pretty much non-existent. It’s during these first few months, when taking a five minute shower feels like a luxury, that self-care is essential. In honour of the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women (observed on November 25th), and held ...

Tuesday Treats: Praline Variation

Tuesday, December 6, 2016 0 No tags Permalink 0

Who doesn’t love the rich, nutty flavour of pecans combined with the sweetness of caramelized sugar? No wonder pralines are a classic holiday favourite! A tin of these tasty, no-bake treats makes for an adorable – and delicious – holiday gift for your friends and neighbours. Did you know? Mary Kay Ash had 12 different praline recipes! This ...

Tuesday Treats: Chocolate Pound Cake

Tuesday, November 29, 2016 0 No tags Permalink 0

You may or may not know this, but there really is no such thing as too much chocolate over the holidays. No matter the form they come in – cookies, cakes or squares – we welcome chocolaty treats with open arms at this time of year! (Okay, fine. We admit it. We welcome them any time ...

Nine Reasons Jessica Is Thankful After Cancer

Thursday, November 24, 2016 0 No tags Permalink 0

Jessica Ramos, Inventory Analyst, Global Inventory Control, Mary Kay Inc., was thrilled to be expecting her first child in November 2015. In her second trimester―only one week after sharing the joyful news with friends and family―she received a shocking diagnosis of breast cancer. A year later, she tells us what cancer taught her.  I concentrate ...

Tuesday Treats: Silver Wings Cookies

Tuesday, November 22, 2016 2 No tags Permalink 1

  Mary Kay Ash once said, “The dream I have for you soars on silver wings. You must embrace your dream with all your might and work at it every single day with love-filled intensity.  We do have a mission - to share our love and our energies, our hopes, our dreams, our superior products and ...

Boys Need To See Real Men

Thursday, November 17, 2016 1 No tags Permalink 0

If you need some good news in our sex-saturated, rape culture, I have some today. Men are becoming more involved than ever in the solution. Whether it’s domestic violence or sexual assault, men are stepping forward to be the change. Recently, Mary Kay Inc. surveyed 850 domestic violence organizations nationwide, and it was revealed that nine out of ...

Tuesday Treats: Mary Kay Plum Cake

Tuesday, November 15, 2016 0 No tags Permalink 1

The holiday season is upon us and we can barely contain our excitement! And what better way to embrace the festive spirit than by serving up some delicious treats? For the next six weeks, we’ll be sharing some of Mary Kay Ash’s favourite recipes – straight from her famous collection of no-fail crowd-pleasers that are sure ...

5 Reasons To Volunteer At A DV Shelter

Tuesday, November 1, 2016 1 No tags Permalink 0

This week’s guest blogger is Rachel Madson Zarling. She gives us an inside view of her experience as a shelter volunteer. 5 Reasons to Volunteer at a DV Shelter Volunteering at my local domestic violence shelter has been a very rewarding experience. Here are five reasons why you should consider giving your time to the shelter in ...

My Surprising Secret Weapon Against Cancer

Monday, October 24, 2016 2 No tags Permalink 1

How My Mary Kay Business Helped Me Handle Cancer Like A Boss Does anyone else find irony in the fact that 18 years as a Mary Kay Independent Beauty Consultant makes you more confident about your self-image from the inside out? Well, that’s my story. My Mary Kay business has helped me navigate through the “C” word. I’ll share how my ...