Mary Kay Ash On The New Year

Tuesday, January 10, 2017 0 No tags Permalink 1

Editor's Note: This message was adapted from Mary Kay Ash's original message, published in Directors Memo, 1991. The new year lies before us, filled with possibilities and challenges. I am so excited about what this coming year will bring for you! I read the following Creeds for Contented Living by poet Johann Wolfgang von Goethe. My wish for you is that you will ...

Design the Time of Your Life

Friday, January 6, 2017 0 No tags Permalink 0

Why is it so easy to make resolutions and so hard to keep them? It’s because it’s difficult to change behaviours if we don’t change our daily routine. Whether we realize it or not, we’re often on auto-pilot, and despite our best intentions, we default back to the familiar. Disclaimer: This blog is not about planning ...

A Heartfelt Thank You

Wednesday, January 4, 2017 0 No tags Permalink 0

Mary Kay truly believed that enriching women’s lives meant giving from the heart. It’s what she founded her Company on, and is a mission that is just as important today – one that is continued through our support of Look Good Feel Better, and the Independent Sales Force’s commitment (65% of LGFB volunteers are, in ...

Tuesday Treats: Bread Pudding

Tuesday, December 20, 2016 0 No tags Permalink 0

Looking for a hearty and classic baked dessert to serve after dinner? What about a sweet holiday brunch option to share with those you love most? Look no further! This festive, mouth-watering bread pudding is everything you need. The ultimate in comfort food, this bread pudding is baked to perfection and accompanied by a rich and ...

Tuesday Treats: Apple Cake

Tuesday, December 13, 2016 0 No tags Permalink 0

The warm flavour of this delicately spiced apple cake is the perfect way to soothe your soul on chilly, winter days. Plus, you’ll love how simple it is to make! A slice of this festive cake is the perfect way to close out a joyful family gathering.  Don’t forget to serve warm and with vanilla ice ...

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 ...