About Barrie

Barrie Davenport is a personal growth seeker, published author, and certified coach committed to helping people shift their thinking, create positive new habits, and build lifetime confidence.

She’s the creator of several online courses and has helped thousands of people around the world with her practical strategies for personal development. She offers scientifically-supported, proven techniques for real, quantifiable change.

Barrie spent over 20 years as a public relations executive in Atlanta and New York, helping her clients achieve their own passions by promoting their success. At midlife, she knew she needed a change and took a leap of faith, leaving her successful public relations career to find her true passion.

Barrie lives in Asheville, North Carolina, and has three nearly-grown children. When she’s not writing, teaching, or reading, she spends her time laughing at YouTube videos, hanging with her family and friends, traveling, and learning new vegetarian recipes.



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Peace of Mindfulness: Everyday Rituals to Conquer Anxiety and Claim Unlimited Inner Peace The 52-Week Life Passion Project Building Confidence: Your Guide To Get Motivated, Be Assertive, Conquer Fear, and Empower Your Life For Success  Sticky Habits:  6 Simple Steps to Create Good Habits that Stick Confidence Hacks: 99 Small Actions to Massively Boost Your Confidence


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Join Barrie’s community at Live Bold and Bloom and download the FREE Bold Living Starter Kit, a package of guides and resources with useful actions to upgrade your life right now You can connect with Barrie through Facebook, Twitter, or email her at mybloomlife [at] gmail [dot] com.

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What people are saying about Barrie . . .


leo_babauta-180x100“Live Bold & Bloom is a powerful tool for living a better life. Barrie walks the walk, and knows how to simplify complex problems with actionable, easy steps.” ~ Leo Babauta, Zen Habits


    mary“If you need encouragement, know-how, or coaching, Barrie Davenport is the person to go to. She has a compassionate heart, a sharp mind, and an eye for what to change for maximum success.” ~ Mary Jaksch, Goodlife Zen and Write to Done


  Steve-Aitchison-image-new“Barrie has the unique ability to hone in on an issue and allow you to come to your own awareness, which is so much more powerful than someone else telling you. Nurturing, caring and encouraging are qualities not every coach possess, but Barrie has them in abundance.” ~ Steve Aitchison, Change Your Thoughts


katie tallo“Barrie possesses a wealth of knowledge, experience and practical wisdom, along with a wicked sense of humor, a love of life and a generous soul. Writer, friend, coach, mentor or partner, Barrie willingly shares her greatest gift — the ability to help you lead a better, more soulful life.” ~ Katie Tallo, film director 

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