7 Reasons Why Women Are Insecure
You’re not alone. It’s very common for women to be insecure, and there are many reasons why women are insecure and lack confidence.
When coaching my clients, these are the 7 most common insecurities that I help them overcome:
1. being bullied or undermined as a child
2. being criticized by others
3. constantly comparing yourself to others
4.... [Read more...]
Beautiful! It’s almost Spring in Vancouver on the Seawall
Spring in Vancouver is so pretty, but this year it was an absolutely beautiful last week of Winter. Super sunny blue skies and 15C ! WOW! A perfect day to rollerblade around the Vancouver Seawall with DeeOgee.
We stopped and picked up our favourite Vietnamese “banh-mi” sub/baguette from the BEST place in Vancouver. Baoguette Vietnamese... [Read more...]
Female Chief in Malawi Breaks Up 850 Child Marriages and Sends Girls Back to School
Theresa Kachindamoto, the senior chief in the Dedza District of Central Malawi, wields power over close to 900,000 people… and she’s not afraid to use her authority to help the women and girls in her district. In the past three years, she has annulled more than 850 child marriages, sent hundreds of young women back to school to continue their education,... [Read more...]
Beyonce Reveals The Key To Self-Confidence
Chances are you’ve seen the meme: “You have the same amount of hours in the day as Beyoncé.” The quote is available on everything from coffee mugs to t-shirts to bumper stickers. The point of this motivational saying? If Queen Bey can do anything, so can you. Sure, it’s nice to admire the pop star, but loving yourself is key.
Tying... [Read more...]
Women Are Good For Business! Want Double-Digit Growth? Hire Women
It’s official: Women are good for business.
This year the G20 have included “women” as a driver of economic growth as part of its overall growth agenda.
What does this mean?
According to the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD is a unique forum where the governments of 34 democracies with market economies work with each... [Read more...]
Melissa McCarthy’s Self-Esteem Lesson: Learn to accept a compliment!
The actress wants her daughters to learn to accept a compliment, which can be hard for many women to do.
Melissa McCarthy has an important message for women: You need to learn to take a compliment. McCarthy, star of the upcoming comedy The Boss, says she’s working hard to make sure her daughters learn the skill.
“A biggie for me is take the compliment,”... [Read more...]
Confidence Coaching Success Story with Leanna Wong
I just arrived in Chicago for my audition.
Big city!! Pretty exciting!
Just wanted to say thank you- we did some work on clarifying my goals and intentions and it was amazing. The audition turned out exactly as you said. I played my best, didn’t get hired but I’m still happy with it!
My last concert this weekend, thank... [Read more...]
Dating Apps Have an Impact on Our Self Confidence
Nowadays, it is easier than ever to get a date via free or paid dating sites. There are several dating apps/sites to choose from and all you have to do is download the phone app(s) that take minutes to upload and a few extras to fill in some additional personal info, including pictures that are supposed to depict what we look like and ourselves having... [Read more...]
New Barbie 2016 : 3 New Barbie Shapes & Sizes!
Barbie now looks a bit more like the rest of us; curves and TALL and all, YAY! 😀 It’s about time!
Mattel, the maker of Barbie, announced late January 2016 that their iconic Barbie doll will now come in three new body types three body types – tall, curvy and petite – and a variety of skin tones, hair styles and outfits.
The... [Read more...]
My Winning Wiener WON The 2015 Wiener Dog Races!
Every July at The Hastings Horse Race Track in Vancouver there is a very special event that takes place, one that draws a big crowd and small dogs. Wiener dogs to be exact! My favourite! 😆
I realized that I didn’t make a blog post about the big day, so here it is (better late than not at all, right? 😉 )
On Saturday it was the 1st qualifying... [Read more...]
My LED Glow Poi Performances at Pacific Coastal Airlines Fundraiser Event in Bella Bella
When I got a call from Pacific Coastal Airlines to be the performer at their Christmas Fundraiser in Bella Bella, B.C. I was SO excited! My other business is Fire Dancing Girl, where I perform with fire poi, fire fans, LED glow poi, and silk veil fans. I regularly do fire performances all over the Vancouver area, and am always thrilled to get a booking... [Read more...]
Why Is Confidence Important?
Confidence is the foundation for everything in life and it is our confidence, or lack of, that directly affects HOW we do everything in life.
Having absolute confidence is important because when we know and appreciate who we are, we feel great about ourselves and we make better choices and better decisions.
When we make better choices and better decisions,... [Read more...]
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