And stitched on Seven Blues, the new daily embroidery piece that I began on New Year's Day. I'm using seven different blues in succession, and four different stitches, round and round in a spiral.
With a high of about 18F yesterday, I never even set foot outdoors. But today was warmer, so I went out for a long walk.
I made a snow angel ...
And walked to the center of the labyrinth, where the Buddha was buried up to his ears in snow and sported a snowy cap:
The field that looked like this last July:
Looked like this today:
Between the whirlpool, awesome food, great yoga classes, friendly people, beautiful grounds and views, and cozy sunroom, there is so much to love about Kripalu. I left reluctantly, stopping to say goodbye to Saint Francis (the building used to be a Jesuit seminary) ...
I don't have any New Year's resolutions. Instead, I'm focusing on one word: fearlessness. My stay at Kripalu provided lots of quiet time to think about what it means to be fearless, in all aspects of my life. I feel invigorated and ready for 2013.
How about you—do you have any resolutions?