Opening to the mirth and marvels in everyday life.
1. Seeing how my life has impacted my relatives:
The smaller text reads: “Let us exercise dana. Santa made a gift to Common Ground Meditation Center on your behalf. Namaste!” (‘Dana’ is the Pali word for generosity; I’m genuinely touched that my BIL researched Buddhism enough to apply the correct sentiment to this note – so cool.)
2. Loving how my relatives lives impact me:
I’m guessing this handmade creation was inspired by my yoga practice and the entry for Day 757 – and I laughed out loud when I pulled it from my stocking. Awesome. 🙂
3. And stumbling on a magazine insert that perfectly summarizes the day: