Patty Onderko

Patty Onderko is a freelance writer and editor living in Brooklyn, NY with her wife and twin sons.

Articles by Patty Onderko

11 Tips to Boost Your Mood and Be Happier

How happiness experts stay centered, optimistic, grateful and satisfied in their busy lives—and how you can, too

January 8, 2016

The Negative Side of Positive Thinking

4 ways to temper irrational optimism with a dose of reality

December 2, 2015
Humility | SUCCESS

Do These 6 Things to Be More Humble

Humility is a quality that can effect powerful positive change in your life. Here’s how to cultivate it.

November 4, 2015

What to Do When You’ve Got the Holiday Blues

The holidays can intensify feelings of loss. Here are 8 ways to make it through the season when you’re not feeling very merry and bright.

October 26, 2015

‘Autism Is Not a Spell That Gets Lifted—It’s a Way of Being’

How animated Disney characters helped an autistic boy communicate with his family—and eventually build a bridge to the world

October 11, 2015

5 Built-In Joys of Parenthood

All the ways being a mom or a dad can bring happiness into your life and protect your emotional well-being

September 4, 2015

It Takes Happy Habits to Make a Happy Life

These 9 apps can help you pursue happiness—and make it a part of your daily routine.

August 20, 2015