Friday Five: Holiday Movies

Friday, December 18, 2015 1 No tags Permalink 1

Can you hear those sleigh bells jingling, ring ting tingling too? That’s right – the holidays are officially upon us! At this time of the year, we tend to get especially busy. Whether we’re decorating the house, buying presents, or visiting family and friends, the list is just never ending. BUT, all of the craziness ...

Gypsy Round-A-Layer Cake

Monday, December 14, 2015 0 No tags Permalink 3

Editor's note: According to a 1969 article in The Dallas Morning News, Mary Kay Ash made this cake for monthly Sales Director meetings. Independent Sales Directors took turns bringing other dishes, and they all swapped recipes. Mary Kay's gypsy cake took centre stage at the table. According to the article, Mary Kay had been using the ...

It’s More Blessed To Give

Monday, December 7, 2015 0 No tags Permalink 0

Editor's Note: This was from a book of essays that Mary Kay Ash had printed. In 1990, she sent it as a Christmas gift to Independent Sales Directors. In 1991, the book became a prize for independent sales force members. I once heard the following story and truly feel it illustrates so well how much more ...

Giving Tuesday

Tuesday, December 1, 2015 0 No tags Permalink 0

Have you noticed that Black Friday and Cyber Monday have now morphed together? And they now start the entire week before U.S. Thanksgiving? Some stores are even open on Thanksgiving Day now! I’m not really complaining. I love a good deal. And shopping has always been one of my favourite pastimes. But even I realize the irony. ...