Entries In Growth

Personal growth is the work we do in our heads to change how we live. It can be exhausting, frustrating work – but it’s worth it.

How to Be Delighted and Impressed by Plain Old Life

Tuesday, August 26th, 2014
Watching people watching art in the Philadelphia airport.

Make happiness easy to find you by remaining open to wonder. It’s better to be happy than cool.


Why It’s Good to Have a Comfort Zone

Thursday, July 10th, 2014
comfort zone

You need time in your comfort zone between seasons of growth and change.


Stop Saying You Should Be Happy

Tuesday, July 1st, 2014
Let Go of You Should Be Happy

Do you think you should be happy because you have a “good life”? Maybe it’s just not the right life for you.


How Feminism (And Other Isms) Should On Us

Wednesday, June 25th, 2014
Feminists can still love shoes

Don’t let any -ISM bully you into pursuing a passion that isn’t yours.


What Pittsburgh Mayor Bill Peduto Can Teach Us About Troubled Pasts

Wednesday, June 4th, 2014
Photo Credit: Rob de la Cretaz

Every lesson in your past has brought you to where you are today.