Philly Finds Vol. 12

Philly Finds Vol. 12

First Philly Finds of 2020, lessss goooo. I came across these beautiful yarn flowers while strolling through the city one Sunday, and had a slight suspicion I knew who they might be by. And luckily Philly's resident public art expert Conrad Brenner had the full story behind them. They were made by artist Lace in [...]

FemFocused: Amanda Piccirilli-Hall of Ainsley’s Angels of America

FemFocused: Amanda Piccirilli-Hall of Ainsley’s Angels of America

Photo courtesy of Philly Magazine Positive Publicity readers, please welcome an especially special person to the blog. Introducing 2019's Be Well Philly Health Hero Challenge Winner, Amanda Piccirilli-Hall. After months of hard work and thousands of votes, Amanda was awarded this title and gifted $15,000 from Philly Mag and Independence Blue Cross for the charity [...]

Perception vs. reality

Perception vs. reality

Perception. This has been a big topic in recent therapy sessions and conversations with friends. The way we think a scenario went. How we think a situation occured. How we think our future will inevitably play out. Perception is a funny and fickle thing. Have you ever thought someone to be rude in a conversation, [...]

On the comparison game.

On the comparison game.

** This is another contribution to the countless other articles and posts about comparisons. Anddddd right off the bat, I'm realizing I'm comparing my comparison blog post to other comparison blog posts *insert upside down smiley face emoji* ** I was at a recent therapy session, where I shared my innermost emotions of feeling "not [...]

When your job is social media but you need a social media break…

When your job is social media but you need a social media break…

Social media - can't live with it, and for those with careers in social media, can't live without it. Social media has become a major component in many people's jobs and careers. And mean comments, the news, the strive to create "good" content and constantly being online can have a negative effect. But what do [...]