Friday, July 31, 2009

Advice for Women from Women - July 2009

Welcome to the July 31, 2009 edition of advice for women from women.


Alvina Lopez presents 100 Places to Sell and Share Your Knowledge on the Side posted at Best Colleges Online.

Shawn M. Driscoll presents Real Growth in Unreal Times posted at Shawn Driscoll.

Kathryn presents Each Business is Part of a Bigger Picture posted at Maverick Hammers, saying, "Women understand better than men that each relationships within a business matters to the success of that business."

Patricia Turner presents 100 Things You Can Learn or Do in 30 Days or Less posted at Pharmacy Technician Certification.

Kate Hopkins presents 100 Awesome Firefox Add-Ons for Back to School posted at Online College

Emma Taylor presents Top 10 Celebrity Professors posted at MasterDegreeOnline.

Shamelle presents Do You Belong? posted at Enhance Life.


Patricia Turner presents 100 Charitable Activities You Can Do With Your Family posted at Becoming A Radiologist.

Cindi presents My Top 5 All-In-One Cloth Diapers (2009) posted at All About Cloth Diapers, saying, "See why cloth diapers just aren't what they used to be!"

Vicky presents Fun Wedding Ideas posted at Affordable Wedding Planning, saying, "Some clever, unique, and fun ideas for your wedding."

Lucy presents Wedding Symbolism posted at Wedding Tips, saying, "What the wedding ring, kiss at the altar, and bride's veil symbolize."

Alvina Lopez presents 100 Inspirational Blog Posts for Personal Change posted at Online Bible College Degrees - Online Bible Colleges.

Julie presents Parenting Teens with ADHD posted at More4kids.

Lin Burress presents How to Be a Good Daughter-In-Law: Building a Great Daughter-In-Law Relationship With Your Mother-In-Law posted at Telling It Like It Is.

Ella Moss presents ANNOUNCEMENTS, CALENDAR, Astrology at work « Zodiac Times posted at Zodiac Times, saying, "relationship advice by an astrologer"

Courtney presents Wedding Theme Ideas: Unique and Creative Wedding Themes-Western Wedding Theme posted at Wedding Themes, saying, "A Western wedding theme can be a lot of fun and is definitely not used very often."

Ashley Cook presents Inexpensive Snacks posted at Saving Money Today, saying, "Trying to save money does not mean you can't have an occasional tasty treat this summer."


Talk Prom Dresses presents Show Those Shoulders posted at Prom Dresses, saying, "Displaying shoulders seems to have been a hit in this past year's prom dress season."

Athena Goodlight presents Tips on Finding a Good Hairdresser posted at BeyondJane, saying, "Good communication between stylist and client is the single most important factor in getting a good haircut. But first, you need to find the right hairdresser."


Susan Johnston/Julie Salickram/Allan-Michael Brown/Megan Johnson/Chris Gesualdi presents Sweet Deals posted at The Blog @ Directory of Boston, saying, "Buying in bulk is certainly not a new trend. Stores like BJ’s Wholesale Club and Costco are built on the mentality that if you store up your goods like a practical little squirrel, you will get a discount over buying one at a time"

Fit 4 Ever Young presents Hybrid Workout for Bodybuilding posted at Fit 4 Ever Young.

Deborah Dunham presents Adventure Swim Getaway posted at Cool Adventure Girls!.


Barbara Williams presents 50 Happy Nursing Blogs posted at Nursing

Heartstrong presents Less Than 25% of Heart Problems Diagnosed Before Symptoms Appear posted at Healthy Hearts with Heartstrong.

Brooklyn White presents 50+ Ways to Germ-Proof Your Home, Office, and Life posted at Radiography Schools.

Athena Goodlight presents Maintain Good Posture: Minimize Back Pain | HealthMad posted at HealthMad, saying, "Good posture means maintaining the three gentle curves in your spine. Not everyone has the luxury of ergonomically designed work centers with adjustable desks and footstools, gas-powered office chairs with lumbar supports and apparatus provided to position reading material and computer screens
at eye level. However, you can adapt the principles of good sitting posture to almost any situation."

Jessica Nagel presents Living Sustainably Can Reduce Obesity and Anxiety posted at Sustainable Halo.

Christina Crowe presents Secrets of Breast Cancer Revealed posted at Salad Sticks, saying, "Most women fear having breast cancer. It's easy to understand why. Breast cancer is a horrible infliction among women, especially since the specific causes of breast cancer are unknown. There are risk factors that are believed to increase the likelihood to get the disease, though most people with breast cancer don’t show any clear signs of risk factors to begin with. Nevertheless, it’s always good to know what might influence breast cancer to make its appearance and how to avoid them."

SmallTownSim presents Facing your demons posted at Joy's Journey To Wellness.

Caterina Christakos presents MAGIC FACE CREAM! » Stillagirl Beauty Advice — Stillagirl Beauty Advice posted at Stillagirl Beauty Advice.

Katy presents For Your Sanity: Don’t Feed Your Obsessions | Katy Meets World posted at Katy Meets World, saying, "Obsessive thoughts can overtake you and make your life a nightmare."

Brooklyn White presents 100 Ways to Make Your Brain Better, Faster, and Stronger posted at MRI Technician Schools.

Irina Garrett presents Natural, SLS free hair products. posted at, saying, "Learn what harmful ingredients to avoid in your hair products"

My Cool Mommy presents Baking Zucchini Apple Pie & Sweet Pillsbury & Nestle Coupons! posted at MyCoolMommy.

Money & Finances

Renee V. Rouse presents Frugal Business posted at Frugal-Living-Skills Blog, saying, "First, we don’t know how to do math today… People will often spend money to save money (which is a paradox) or spend money to make money. We seem to forget that every penny spent has to be earned back."

Billeater presents Ten Ways to Save Money During Pregnancy posted at Billeater.

Kathryn presents Beware! 15 Common Scams That Can Steal Your Money posted at SpendOnLife, saying, "Guide to the most common scams so that you don't become a victim of them."

Mrs Bankrupt presents Real Life:Real Income posted at Mrs. Bankrupt.

Miss Bankrupt presents Personal Budget Cuts and My Options posted at Miss Bankrupt.

Jenny presents Strict Spending posted at Stop Spending Money, saying, "It is not too difficult to learn how to budget and still be happy."


Anne Simone presents 100 Powerful Blogs for Your Self-Improvement posted at Online

maggie madison presents your nontoxic life: 6 steps to a happier bedtime posted at your nontoxic life.

cmc1217 presents I'm pregnant posted at My Baby Sweetness: Pregnancy, Parenting and Life.


Katy Allgeyer presents ATTITUDE OF GRATITUDE: The Secret Power of the Thank You Note « Feng Shui By Fishgirl posted at Feng Shui By Fishgirl, saying, "Practicing gratitude is a powerful feng shui tool to success."


Liezl presents DRAWING TO GOD - FRESHLY BAKED HEART posted at BLOG, saying, "single? read this"

Madeleine Begun Kane presents Kindle Swindle? posted at Mad Kane's Political Madness.

Nui Loa presents 69 Amazing Resources to Help You Plan Your Dream Wedding posted at Love Hacks.

Aparna presents Home remedies for painful menstruation posted at Beauty and Personality Grooming, saying, "Some pain and discomfort during menstruation is quite common and natural. But excessive bleeding, unbearable painful cramps, intense pain in the abdomen, backaches, extreme mood swings etc. – all these don’t seem so normal. In medical parlance, this is called as dysmenorrhea."

Estelle Tan presents Nice Girls Don't Get Rich - I am TOO Nice - Vox posted at EstelleT., saying, "We Rule!"

That concludes this edition. Submit your blog article to the next edition of advice for women from women using our carnival submission form. Past posts and future hosts can be found on our blog carnival index page.

Wednesday, July 15, 2009

Advice for Women from Women - Mid July 2009

Welcome to the July 15, 2009 edition of advice for women from women. Summer is clearly in full swing, so I hope you can spare a few moments to read the great submissions for this edition.


Elizabeth Harrin presents Keeping up to date: the value of training posted at A Girl's Guide to Project Management, saying, "This is part of my Office Goddess series."

Fiona Lohrenz presents Formulating A Day Care Mission Statement posted at Child Care Only.

Nancy Miller presents How to Get Along Better with Your College Roommate posted at Online Christian Colleges.

Linda Jones presents 100 Useful Twitter Tools and Feeds for Your Job Search posted at - Job Descriptions and Online Schools to Start Your Career.

Marjorie Morgan presents Wilderness and Urban Survival Skills posted at GO! Girls Outdoors, saying, "this is an account of a course I did recently, learning about survival skills from two experienced and passionate women. They run courses exclusively for women through their organisation, Her Feet on the Earth."


Victoria Jennings presents Reasons to Stay Broken Up posted at Time To Get Married, saying, "Sometimes it is better to stay broken up with someone."

Positive Present presents you CAN have it all: 8 tips for balancing work and life posted at positively present.

Katrina Charles presents Where Are the Kids? - Planning for a Crisis posted at Spend Wisely Texas.

Kristen Garcia presents Sensual Honeymoon Tips for the Bride posted at Life Of Kristen, saying, "Ideas to make a honeymoon extra special for your husband."

Kakie presents Magnet word poetry pulls a family together posted at Bur Bur & Friends: Community Park, saying, "See how this mother and son created a work of art and turned it into their family mantra. Was there a lesson in all of this? You bet!"


Victoria presents Summer Office Fasion Do's and Don'ts posted at Stiletto Beauty, saying, "Now that summer is officially here and the temperatures are rising, tanks, mini-skirts and flip flops abound. It’s easy to get caught up in the whirlwind of summer fashion, but what is appropriate for the office?"

TPD presents Show Those Shoulders posted at Prom Dresses, saying, "Displaying shoulders seems to have been a hit in this past year's prom dress season."


notyourmotherscrazy presents It's okay to hate yoga. posted at Not Your Mother's Crazy, saying, "I want to like yoga. I really do. I want to be one of those yoga people. I want the cute outfits and to feel all at peace with the world. My only problem is that I hate yoga. This is a huge issue."

Jessica Nagel presents Baby Jogger + Coronado = Euphoria posted at Sustainable Halo, saying, "Jessica writes about using her Baby Joggers on the island she now inhabits."

Nicole presents How to lose weight and still eat - Part 3 posted at Just MakeItBetter, saying, "Emotional eating, the grocery store and how to deal with it."


Martha Jackson presents 25 Excellent Open Courseware Classes on Nutrition and Healthy Eating posted at Online Radiology Technician Schools.

SmallTownSim presents Joy's Journey To Wellness: Climbing the Mountain posted at Joy's Journey To Wellness, saying, "We are all on a journey. We are all climbing a mountain of some type. But we aren't alone in the struggles or victories."

Heartstrong presents Can the “Tomato Pill” Prevent Heart Disease? posted at Healthy Hearts with Heartstrong.

Jessica presents Random Ways To Feel Healthier Today posted at Jessica's Health Tips, saying, "Seven easy to implement ideas to make your life a little healthier."

Lauren presents The Importance of A Good Night's Sleep posted at Holiday Honey, saying, "Why catching zzzz's at night will earn you A's all day long."

Johanne presents Hypothyroidism Disease posted at Thyroid Foods, saying, "Women are more likely to have a slow thyroid gland then men. Women over 50 years old especially should pay attention to hypothyroidism symptoms."

Caterina Christakos presents How to Get Clear Skin: Best Acne Cure Treatment » Stillagirl Beauty Advice — Stillagirl Beauty Advice posted at Stillagirl Beauty Advice.

Nancy Miller presents 10 Celebrities Who Are Insanely Healthy posted at Radiology Technician Schools.

Elisha Knackwood presents Top 50 Blogs for Healthy Eating & Nutrition posted at Online Surgical Technician Courses.

Cory presents Frisbee for Fun and Fitness posted at Eating Healthy, saying, "Frisbee can be both a lot of fun and a great source of exercise."

Pregnancy Period presents Selecting Cord Blood Bank, Cord Blood Bank Comparison, Public Cord Blood Bank, Cord Blood Donor posted at Pregnancy, saying, "How to go about choosing a cord blood bank."

The Beauty Aid presents Acai Berry Breeze posted at The Beauty Aid.

FizzSoda presents Understanding The Basics of Laser Liposuction | Smart Lipo Directory posted at Smart Liposuction.

Money & Finances

Abigail Perry presents Spending: Frustration and irrational guilt posted at i pick up pennies, saying, "Women are, by and large, conditioned to take care of everyone else first -- sometimes to the utter exclusion of our own needs. So how do you quiet that voice in your head that says even the smallest indulgence makes you a bad person?"

Debbie Ducker presents The Secret of Not Being House Poor and other life changing secrets posted at Ducker Promotion Ezine.


Julie presents Top Five Tips for Successful Coparenting posted at More4kids.

amy presents If They Have Teeth, They're Too Old! posted at Gypsy Jiving.

Kathryn Lauren presents Exhausted Mom: Tips For Finding Energy posted at Super Woman, Super Mom.

Nancy Miller presents 50 Social Networks for Healthy and Happy Moms posted at Pharmacy Technician Certification.

Allison Johanson presents Top 50 Pregnancy Blogs: Required Reading posted at Online Ultrasound School.


Catherine VanWetter presents To the Heart of the Matter - Inner Peace Tip - Practicing Gentleness and Forgiveness With Yourself posted at To The Heart of the Matter, saying, "What I have learned over the years is that much of the behavior we coin as a “bad” habit has actually been a very clever way for many of us to survive in a life that is sometimes less than kind. So how does one put down a habit that has been controlling their life?"


Alvina Lopez presents 100 Places to Sell and Share Your Knowledge on the Side posted at Best Colleges Online.

Madeleine Begun Kane presents Contending With Time posted at Mad Kane's Humor Blog, saying, "time management humor"

Lani Kee presents Travel Discount for your Wedding with Mor Vacations posted at Travel Business Affiliates, saying, "Here's is a post about travel discounts on your wedding and how to save a substantial amount and travel worldwide. Without paying the travel retail prices."

Suzanne presents Learn to say ‘No’ in 7 steps. posted at Without Dash.

Shauna Heathman presents That to-do list? It can wait ? posted at Mackenzie's Blog.

Emma presents Things you don’t need to know when you’re pregnant posted at Baby-Log, saying, "Reading I don't recommend to pregnant ladies"

Aparna presents Rubbing nails cures hair loss? posted at Beauty and Personality Grooming, saying, "Most Acupressure Therapists swear by this. They say that rubbing the nails of both the hands can reduce hair fall and give you dense, thick and strong hair. Moreover, it can also prevent graying of hair, they add."

Toni presents Going for 8! posted at Wifely Steps, saying, "The beautiful and ugly side of being 8 months pregnant."

Erica presents My List of 52 posted at Erica from America, saying, "How to live the life of a heroine...what a novel idea!"

Sarah123 presents Writing: trust posted at Writing, saying, "the process of healing from shame"

chicu presents chai and gupshup posted at Uttarakhand and I, saying, "while the solo life is great fun, sometimes it's good to have company. here's how."

Liezl presents DRAWING TO GOD - FRESHLY BAKED HEART posted at BLOG, saying, "single? read this."

That concludes this edition. Submit your blog article to the next edition of advice for women from women using our carnival submission form. Past posts and future hosts can be found on our blog carnival index page.