• Meet Josilyn Thompson

    Wednesday, December 13, 2017 0 No tags Permalink 0

    The list of achievements on Morpeth, Ontario Independent Sales Director Josilyn Thompson’s Mary Kay resume are formidable. The abridged version goes like this: Senior Sales Director within eight months of working her business and again, within nine months, after moving to Canada. She also earned the use of her first Career Car in five months. How ...

  • Meet Kareena Felker-Dear

    Monday, October 16, 2017 0 No tags Permalink 0

    The first time Independent Sales Director Kareena Felker-Dear, from Georgetown, ON, tried to start her business, in 2000, she was 18 years old. Her Starter Kit, she admits, sat in a closet from the get-go, due to fear and lack of motivation. She returned to it again in September 2006, this time in earnest, to ...

  • Children Benefit From Creative Therapies

    Friday, October 6, 2017 0 No tags Permalink 0

    Whether kids are going through cancer or domestic violence, creative play can help. Creative therapies are now available at many hospitals and domestic violence shelters across the country, which can include activities like crafting, knitting, gardening, music, art, dance, and drama. Drexel University in Philadelphia, PA, one of the universities now offering art therapy degree programs, released ...

  • Meet Christine Ransom

    Monday, August 21, 2017 0 No tags Permalink 0

    A willingness to step outside of her comfort zone time and again has produced “one heck of an adventure” over the past quarter century for Independent Senior Sales Director Christine Ransom of Barrie, ON. Selling cosmetics seemed an incongruous move for this former art teacher and interior designer, who didn’t wear makeup herself. “To say I felt ...

  • Your Summer Music Festival Guide

    Wednesday, August 9, 2017 0 No tags Permalink 0

    The summer is calling. You’ve got your tickets. You’re ready for the ultimate mix of rhythm, freedom and friends. You’re bold. You’re beautiful. You’re daring. And you want to make a statement. With Katie Mulcahy’s (@lolaliner) knockout summer look, you’ll have your makeup on lock! Get the full look here. Ready to complete your get-up? Seize the moment ...

  • Thank You to All the Women in Our Lives

    Wednesday, March 8, 2017 0 No tags Permalink 0

    International Women’s Day is a time to celebrate the economic, political and social successes and achievements of women worldwide. (As if we really needed a reason to celebrate!) You don’t need to look far to find inspiring women. They are all around us. They exist in our homes, in our schools, and always in our hearts. ...

  • Q & A With Nathan Moore!

    Friday, March 3, 2017 1 No tags Permalink 1

    We’re so excited for what the future has in store! In early February, new President of Mary Kay North America, Nathan Moore, visited our corporate head office here in Mississauga, Ontario. Now it’s your turn to meet him in this candid Q&A session! Read on to learn more about his vision for the region, and for ...

  • Q & A With Gloria Mayfield Banks

    Friday, February 17, 2017 1 No tags Permalink 1

    Mary Kay U.S. Independent Elite Executive National Sales Director, Gloria Mayfield Banks, started her Mary Kay business with the goal to make an extra $200 each month to pay for her children’s daycare costs. Now, reigning as the number one U.S. Independent National Sales Director, it’s safe to say she achieved her goal! Check out the ...

  • 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 ...