Di Riddell - Your Voice Matters

Di Riddell

Your Voice Matters - Confidence Beyond 50

Family Reflections

Dianna, Dianne and Di

What’s in a name? ‘Sticks and stones will break your bones but words will never hurt you’.  have you heard those words before? My guess is a resounding yes. True words don’t break bones, but they can have a massive negative impact on a person for days, years or decades. When I was 4, it…

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Our Grandparents…reflections on how confident were they?

  Today is Grandparent day….The word grandparent conjures up the image of a little old lady (I use this phrase in jest about myself, the most common response from friends and family is a snort of laughter). OK back to business… a little old lady sort a Miss Marple type…all sugar and spice and softness.…

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If Only I Could Talk To Her… My Mum Today Or Any Day.

  My Mum passed away in 2001, no matter what she was always my greatest champion. She was not a confident lady in the outside world, nor even at home due to family circumstances. Yet no matter what she was there for me, interested in everything I did, celebrated every achievement…and she was the most…

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A Penny For..Just What Were They 'Thinking' In That Moment

A Penny For… Just What Were They ‘Thinking’ In That Moment? I think all brides have a multitude of thoughts rushing through their minds…on their wedding day. Brides are all beautiful, confident or sometimes not, thoughtful, pensive…and my question is …a penny for their thoughts?   This collage came from Creative Pictures by Larry Mann…

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