We give because it feels good. We give so that we can honour those in our lives who we cherish, appreciate and love the most.
Sometimes however, it can be overwhelming and the gift giving becomes a chore. Mostly because of our perceived time restraints and also simply because we don't know what to give. Here is a list of gift suggestions for the special people in your life.
A digital picture frame is a perfect idea for someone who lives far away but longs to see your smiling face.
This is a charming book Giraffe and Bird is written and illustrated by one of our yoga students. A funny and slightly tender story of two enemies who eventually realize they are much better off together. You can find it here.
DIY bath salts. This is a favourite homemade gift in our house. Find a beautiful jar and fill it with epsom salts. Add a frangrance if you choose...eucalyptus, citrus, chamomile. A good soak in a epsom bath will soothe your muscles and your fatigue.
Give the gift of Rest and Renewal in the form of a gift certificate for a Private Restorative Yoga Session. Luxurious!
Don't know what to get for the yogi in your life...take a look at these cool yoga cookies!
Give the gift of a "hand up" by loaning to an entrepreneur in the world. Check out the organization KIVA that makes this loaning easy.
Does the yogi in your life have their own personal yoga mat? How about a lovely silk eye pillow for relaxation? Find a silk organic lavender and flax filled eye pillow at Creating Space Yoga Studio for only $15, mats can be found almost anywhere now!
This is a lovely book for yogi student or anyone in your life. We keep this at the studio for a daily inspiration. Find it here.
This Holiday season, share your self, your strengths and be open to other's gifts. All the best to you and your family during this special time of year.