When people think of their purpose here on this planet, they think their contribution has to be a big one, like Oprah, Mother Teresa, or Gandhi.
But such is not the case. Sometimes your purpose shows up with the little things. Often in the things, you take for granted.
That's why bringing present-moment awareness throughout your day will help you see the impact you have on others.
Last week I spent an entire day mentoring, speaking and meditating with 120 girls ages 12-18 for a Girls Going Places conference. (I'll share more about that experience in the weeks to come.....you can't make this up!)
The director of the program invited the mentors to dinner the day before the event.
As we finished up our dinner, the waitress brought out cannolis for everyone at our table. We didn't order cannolis. We all looked at each other with a wtf expression.
She pointed to the director and said, "The guy sitting behind her bought you guys these cannolis because he read the message...