Elisa Camahort creates a warm and lovely post on gratitude and appreciating the little things in life at Appreciating My Afternoon at the Hip and Zen Pen . She is grateful for sun, close friends, a favourite restaurant, driving (not in rush hour), listening to great music, and being on time when it counts. Elisa has another post Just a Little Too Late at Healthy Concerns - 3 stories about just missing it to the beside of dying loved ones and feelings of guilt.
Steve Pavlina submitted Skepticism May be Harmful if Swallowed. He discusses what happens when we hide behind the mask of skepticism in order to avoid appearing or doing something foolish we Skepticism is harmful, he says, and encourages us to move beyond skepticism. He finishes his post with ....The skeptic says, “Let’s see if this will work.” The intelligent person says, “Let’s see this work."
I wrote about Dealing with Loneliness During the Holidays and The Healing Power of Pets: Animal Assisted Therapy at Counselling Confidential.
List of previous Carnivals of Healing. Last week's Carnival of Healing is at Crossroads Dispatches . Next week's Carnival of Healing is at Intuitive Innovations. The Carnival archive page is at About Healing.
Learn to be an Optimist: A practical guide for achieving happiness by Lucy MacDonald