As awful as the bombings, shootings, and manhunt were (and still are), there was (and still is) so much bravery, beauty, connection, and love that has come out of everything that has happened; which is often the case when something horrible like this occurs.
With everything going on, friends to see, places to go, gifts to buy and treats to eat, you may find taking care of yourself slipping lower on your To-Do List. If we don't approach this season with some consciousness and care, we'll be bringing a little bit more of ourselves into the new year.
Do I feel beautiful? I am pondering this question as I approach my 59th birthday. Why is this on my mind? Am I thinking about this because my big "6-0" is only a year away, or am I simply checking in with my inner self?