The winter holidays serve to remind us to shine a light in darkness. Besides strings of lights, stars, and candles, however, we have light inside ourselves—especially in our energy centers.
Regardless of the year, the end of the year provides a good marker for reflection and reset.
You may have heard, and I have often written, that if you really want to love, heal, encourage, (or anything) yourself, you first have to connect to yourself.
Those who really know how to be grateful are thankful even in very difficult, unfortunate circumstances.
Who made you who you are now and your present environment?