Rules For Riley; Rule 6: Don’t Forget To Daydream

Life gets serious. Sometimes you need to let your mind float away to something completely unrelated and pleasurable. Close your eyes and envision yourself pursuing something you love. Imagine what you need to get there. Form a plan to make it happen. Use your wisdom to turn it into reality. It’s important to remember what […]

What I Read: Q2 2022

The Desolations of Devil’s Acre, Ransom Riggs This series has been a guilty pleasure of mine. I picked up the first book from a community library because it looked interesting. It was fun and easy to read?—?I learned afterward that it was a teen fiction book?—?but I was hooked. The story was dark and complex and […]

Rules For Riley; Rule 5: Approach the World Through Beginner’s Eyes

A beginner doesn’t have any expectations, preconceived notions, or past experiences to limit their view of a situation. Beginners have curiosity towards new things and are open and eager to learn. Embrace being uncomfortable or nervous in new situations. These feelings mean you’re getting out of your comfort zone, growing, and learning. The more comfortable […]