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Reflections & 7 Hot Tips For Confidence

Confidence beyond 50, Self confidence, overcoming fear, self belief, self worth

  Reflections can take us so many places… from the active to the passive. It can take us down the should have’s,  what if’s, if only – you get my drift. Or it can take us down the ‘wow look what I have achieved’. ‘look at the difference I have made in other’s lives’ and…

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Do You Know How Long 20 Seconds Can Be?

worry, anxiety, self confidence, confident women

  Last Saturday I was a contestant in a speech contest…it did not go as I planned. And guess what the sun still came up on Sunday, it was not the end of the world! I learned a valuable lesson – no matter what happens…stick there and just do it. As I am writing, the…

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Leftie’s Are Best… It Takes Confidence To Say that!

confidence, fear, anxious, left handedness, lack confidnece

  Yes I am a proud left hander, yes I have suffered and yes I have survived and prospered with my sense of humour intact in a right handed world. Survive you say…would you believe over 2,500 left handed people are killed every year using equipment made for right- handed people. There is no denying…

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Cruising Off Over The Seas … Not A Problem!

boating, seasickness, confidence, lack of confidence

  Getting just a tad excited…  you know those promos where you see the ship sailing? The passengers are smiling? It is smooth sailing and nobody gets motion sickness?     That is ‘my intention’ for next week as I brave the high seas on my first cruise… I use an image with the words…

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I LOST 1300 KGS

weight loss, emotional happiness, confidence, self esteem

Is that possible?????? Today, I had a huge Ahha! moment. This morning I was in a hospital waiting room with my elderly brother reading a magazine. And well… I couldn’t just pop the magazine in my pocket now could I so I need to share from here? Wow, I was tempted and it sure got me…

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The Wisdom Whisperer… Confidence Tip No 5…Eye Contact

Confidence self belief self worth self esteem

   Good morning… it is a cool morning here on the Sunshine Coast and the sun is shining through my office window.  The Wisdom Whisperer returns…again…there is more. To recap – as the ‘Wisdom Whisperer of Confidence’ I am chatting and sharing from experience gained over almost six decades. Today is the 5th blog post…

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The Wisdom Whisperer… Confidence Tip No 4 – Keep Breathing

confidencebeyond50, self belief, se

  Good morning… it is a cool Friday morning here, and here I am…  The Wisdom Whisperer returns…there is more. To recap (as I did get side tracked onto other topics) – as the ‘Wisdom Whisperer of Confidence’ I am sharing from experience gained over almost six decades.  Today’s tip is ‘to keep breathing’ the…

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I Wanted To Be A Nurse … really, really!

nurses, confidence self belief self esteem

  Do you remember what you wanted to be when you grew up?  I wanted to be a nurse and if I couldn’t …then I would settle for being a hairdresser.   Why am I talking about it now? Because it is International Nurses Day . It simply set me thinking about my experiences over…

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