Saturday, July 28, 2007

Welcome to the July 30, 2007 edition of living a real life.

Thank you to everyone who has submitted. This is another huge carnival, and I am very pleased with the quality of the work here. Please remember that we will not accept posts with outright advertising or self-promotion, nor will we post more that two submissions from any one author.

So now, off you go to read!

Ruby presents The Absolute Best Way to Start Feeling Depressed and Useless posted at Advice and Rants.

Karen Halls presents The Best Drug Treatment Programs and Drug Addiction Treatment posted at Addiction Recovery Blog, saying, "I talk about the different Drug Treatment programs that are available. Good reference material. Thanks for the chance to submit to your carnival."

Jimmy Atkinson presents 12 Reasons Medical Tourism Is So Popular Medical Tourism Guide posted at Medical Tourism Guide.

personal growth

Alvaro Fernandez presents Working Memory Training from a pediatrician perspective, focused on attention deficits posted at SharpBrains, saying, "An interview with one of the pioneers of working memory training, and a related discussion on the implications for health and education."

Anmol Mehta presents New Kundalini Yoga Classes and The Courage To Live Dangerously posted at Mastery of Meditation, Enlightenment & Kundalini Yoga, saying, "Article about overcoming the fear of failure and fear of making mistakes and acting on one's dreams and ideas."

Samir presents How to achieve more by BEING rather than DOING posted at Develop & Grow, saying, "The post is authored by Silke Rehman"

Raymond David Salas presents The Power of Empowering Beliefs posted at Power Tools Blog.

Alvaro Fernandez presents Mental Training for Gratitude and Altruism posted at SharpBrains: Your Window into the Brain Fitness Revolution, saying, "on why, and how, we can become more altruistic and more thankful for the gifts we receive."

Ruby presents What is a Holiday? posted at Advice and Rants.

edithyeung presents How to Find Your Greatness (Inspired by Barbara DeAngelis) posted at Edith Yeung.Com: Dream. Think. Act..

Ruth Mitchell presents When it Comes to the Next Best Thing, Forget About it posted at Buy Outside the Box, saying, "Frugality is a good discipline to practice, but not a way of life."

Warren Wong presents The Gap Concept posted at Personal Development for INTJs, saying, "Why is it so important to be the first or the best in a market? Here's the why you should be the first AND the best."

J.R. presents The Willpower is a Muscle posted at Epistis.Net.

Craig Harper presents Simulated Learning; Looks like Learning, but Isn't. posted at Renovate your life with Craig, saying, "We all say we want to learn... but do we really? We think we're open-minded 'students of life'... but maybe, just maybe... we're not. Perhaps we just tell ourselves we are because it makes us feel good about... us. "Oh yes, I'm very open-minded.. the world's my classroom and every day is a new lesson." Sure it is Pinocchio."

David Richeson presents Why excercise is absolutely necessary posted at 360 Degree Success, saying, "How and why to kick-start your excercise program and improve your life..."

Frugal Panda presents Top 50 Frugality Bloggers posted at Frugal Panda.

Katie presents Eliminate the Things that Irritate You posted at Aridni, saying, "Thanks for your work on this carnival. Can't wait to read--"

Warren Wong presents How to Stop Hurt Feelings From Dating posted at PersonalDevelopment for INTJs, saying, "Are your feelings hurt from dating or being in a relationship? Here's some practical advice about how not to be."

Ellesse presents Little Known Ways of Tackling Difficult Goals posted at Goal Setting College.

TherapyDoc presents Can You Cry Too Many Tears? posted at Everyone Needs Therapy, saying, "Some have too many tears, some too few."

Debra Moorhead presents Why Trying to Live up to Others’ Expectations Never Works posted at Debra

Dianne M. Buxton presents Healthy Office Space Workouts posted at manifestingsuccess, saying, "This is an article by an author who led an athletic lifestyle and suddenly found herself a a desk job. Fitness and good-mood related."

Alvaro Fernandez presents Yaakov Stern: Build Your Cognitive Reserve posted at SharpBrains, saying, "How we can develop our brains..."

Alvaro Fernandez presents Jack and Elaine LaLanne and Brain Health posted at SharpBrains, saying, "A very inspiring interview with the LaLannes."

Stephanie West Allen presents Friday's lighter wisdom — GIFTS FROM YOUR INNER DONKEY posted at idealawg.

Hal Sommerschield, Ph.D. presents North Star Mental Fitness Blog: Neural Linguistic Programming and the Comfort Zone posted at North Star Mental Fitness Blog.

spiritual growth

Laura Young presents Guest Blogger: Michael Schwass on Personal Foundation, Strength and Courage posted at Dragon Slayer, saying, "Michael Schwass has been a quadriplegic for nearly 33 years. What is he giving thanks for?"

taking a risk

Tupelo Kenyon presents Facing Fear with Deliberate Awareness posted at Tupelo Kenyon, saying, "Fear is over-rated. We do it to ourselves. Fear has no reality other than our attention to it. Deliberately steer your attention to pictures in your imagination that emphasize what you want to happen – (instead of what you most dread) . . . and the fear dissipates. (Enjoy soothing instrumental music as you read plus songs with lyrics related to each article – all free.)"

Warren Wong presents Just Do It posted at Personal Development for INTJs, saying, "Are you pondering over a task? Are you not sure if you should do it? Here's why you should just do it!"

Jason Antic presents Our Big, Big Roadtrip Across America is Coming Soon! posted at We Go to Cool Places, saying, "My girlfriend and I are dropping everything in order to pursue our dream of taking a huge roadtrip across America, and moving to our new home in San Diego."

Jason Antic presents Lifehacking 101, or What is This Roadtrip All About? posted at We Go to Cool Places, saying, "About taking control of your own life, by example."

David Richeson presents What do freedom and independence really mean? posted at 360 Degree Success, saying, "How and why to kick-start your excercise program, lose weight, overcome negative emotions, and improve your life..."

Amanda presents July 13 posted at She Has Moxie, saying, "This is about my reluctance to take advantage of things that are going my way, because I'm a worrier."

That concludes this edition. Submit your blog article to the next edition of living a real life using our carnival submission form. Past posts and future hosts can be found on our blog carnival index page.

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Nicole said...

WOW, what a carnival Anne. I think I'll have to pop back here for the next couple of days to get through all the articles. Congrats.

Rebekah said...

If you want to participate in another Anne, here is our blog carnival. Sorry we missed yours!

Kim said...

Thank you very much for sharing your thoughts. It is always great pleasure to read your posts.

Brent said...

Thanks Jimmy for the great information about medical tourism.