Tag: positive

The Szen Zone: Finding Positivity Among Challenges

The Szen Zone: Finding Positivity Among Challenges

It has been quite a while since I have done a book review, and I was sent a copy of Szen Zone in exchange for my honest review. I have been looking forward to writing this post, and the life got in the way. From Monday evening […]

My Busy Schedule Secret

My Busy Schedule Secret

As many of you probably know, my college schedule for the past two years has been anything but calm. Simply put, most of my days involve a multitude of sticky notes and lists about meetings, tasks, appointment times, and other to-do list items. My own definition […]

My Meditations: Reflection

My Meditations: Reflection

As you may know, I have been practicing and studying meditation regularly for the past few weeks. Already I have learned so much from the practice that has benefitted my daily life this semester. Meditating each morning and night is quickly becoming a habit, which has […]

My Journey in Essential Oils

My Journey in Essential Oils

This is not a sponsored or promoted post, all thoughts are my own. 🙂  Exactly one week ago I received my premium essential oil kit from Young Living Essential Oils, and I wasn’t sure what to expect. As you know, I have been embarking on […]

Blogmas Day 10: The Mystery Blogger Award

Blogmas Day 10: The Mystery Blogger Award

I was nominated by two lovely and amazing bloggers for The Mystery Blogger Award: Courtney of Shutterbug and Ciara of Ciara’s Little Blog! I am so honored to have been nominated for this award! This award was created by Okoto Enigma, who said the following about […]

Blogmas Day 9: Learning from Creativity

Blogmas Day 9: Learning from Creativity

When I was younger, creativity was a natural part of my life. I loved to read, write, draw, and imagine. It was a natural extension of my true self, and how I spent much of my time. As I got older, this creativity got replaced with […]

Blogmas Day 6: Kindness, A Ripple Effect

Blogmas Day 6: Kindness, A Ripple Effect

As the year starts to near its close, I’ve been reflecting on what has had a significant impact on me in 2016. As I thought through everything that has impacted me this year, there was an underlying element that connected it all: kindness. Kindness was present […]

DIY Dorm Decor: Inspirational Quote Wall

The other day as I was sorting through my belongings to pack up for college, I stumbled upon a book I had bought awhile ago called Think Happy Be Happy. As soon as I saw it, an idea popped into my head. I am a bit […]

One Year of Blogging: A Reflection

Today marks one year of The Wise Willow, and as I sit here writing this post my heart is filled with joy as I remember the journey that I have been on. One year ago I decided to press the button that has changed my […]

DIY Dorm Decor: Washi Tape Mason Jars

It’s hard to believe that August is almost here! With August comes back-to-school season, and recently I’ve been reflecting on how to make this year the best one yet. I am a huge fan of Pinterest and of DIY projects, and as a result decided […]