My Choices Adventure Linda Toupin

Today as I prepare to fly home I am filled with emotion, wonder and awe at all I have seen and experienced. 4 years ago when I began this yearly August adventure I had no idea it would turn into MY MOST FAVORITE thing I do.

This years’ 1153 mile journey, over the last 13 days, […]

By |August 24th, 2016|Adventures, Choices, Mary Kay|1 Comment

The Choices You Make When Everything Goes Wrong

It is rare for me to be so distraught that I sit in the floor and cry. Sob really.  Mainly in June.  Actually always in June.

June, you see, is the Final 4, Super Bowl, World Series and Masters of Mary Kay. People depend on my communication more than ever. Words of encouragement and strategy is […]

By |June 20th, 2016|Choices, Mary Kay|14 Comments

Know Yourself – Choices to Learn and Grow

I am by nature a loner. I love eating by myself & living alone. In my early career I did not have MK girlfriends by choice. Honestly I didn’t have time, between kids, a home & to be frank I felt pouring into my customers, consultants & directors was a far better use of my […]

By |June 9th, 2016|Choices, Leadership, Mary Kay|32 Comments

One CHOICE That Changed My Life


On April 22,1982 this $85 box arrived on my doorstep. I had written the check a few days earlier and had to hustle to pick up an extra shift at Rocky’s Sub Pub to cover my check before Mary Kay Inc cashed it.

After crunching a bunch of numbers and GREATLY LOWERING my estimates from data […]

By |May 30th, 2016|Choices, Leadership, Mary Kay, Money|1 Comment