Tag: recommendations

OzNaturals Vegan Skincare: Travel Review

OzNaturals Vegan Skincare: Travel Review

I received the OzNaturals vegan skincare products mentioned in this post in exchange for my honest review. Thank you for supporting The Wise Willow! As you may have gathered by now, I am quite obsessed with natural skincare products, and when I became vegan I […]

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 […]

Tips for New Bloggers: What I’ve Learned

Tips for New Bloggers: What I’ve Learned

I’ve been meaning to write this post for quite a while, and as I was thinking through my blogging goals for 2017 I realized how much I have learned in my time of blogging that I would have loved to have known when I first […]

Blogmas Day 11: My Winter Skincare Essentials and Giveaway!

Blogmas Day 11: My Winter Skincare Essentials and Giveaway!

Winter has officially arrived (the snow is falling as I type this), and with it the woes of winter skin. Many of you probably know that I’m a little bit obsessed with skincare, because when my skin is healthy I feel amazing all around! There are small, […]

Blogmas Day 4: What I’ve Learned About Stress

Blogmas Day 4: What I’ve Learned About Stress

Being in college has taught me a lot about stress–more specifically, how to handle stress. I was originally going to post about the Winter Waltz that is put on by my college, but as I was at Waltz I kept thinking about how the ways […]

Enjoying the Ride

Enjoying the Ride

The fairy lights above my head twinkle and my pumpkin pecan waffle candle fills the room with a sense of autumnal calm. At 11:48pm I am finally able to start preparing for the day and week ahead. This week is mid semester exam week, and […]

Fall 2016 Vegan Beauty Haul

Fall 2016 Vegan Beauty Haul

After transitioning to a vegan (“plant based”) diet over the summer, I decided to slowly transition into a completely vegan lifestyle. Adopting a vegan lifestyle is by no means an overnight process, and after a few months I am happy to say that all of […]

Weekly Musing: The Importance of Dreams

Weekly Musing: The Importance of Dreams

In my recent posts I’ve been reflecting on where I’m at in my life, and I came to the realization that dreams have been essential to my journey thus far. Dreams and aspirations are something that we encourage young people to develop, but this encouragement stops […]