WILMINGTON — It was Cinco de Mayo on Sunday. So suffice it to say that there were a lot of enchiladas being served at the Point-to-Point tailgate parties atop Winterthur’s rolling hills.

The sunny day also brought out the sombreros and, being a bit on the cool side, more than a few serapes as well.

The silver, crystal, fine wine and cheese remained standard fare for a few of the thousands who came out for what amounts to a party wrapped around a handful of steeplechase horse races. But this year, the top event on the region’s springtime social calendar was sprinkled with a healthy dash of Mexico. that lung

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Jon Kabat-Zinn, Ph.D., is a scientist, writer, and meditation teacher who brings mindfulness into the mainstream of medicine, healthcare, and society. He is professor of medicine emeritus at the University of Massachusetts Medical School, where he was founding executive director of the Center for Mindfulness in Medicine, Health Care, and Society. He is also the founder and former director of its world-renowned Stress Reduction Clinic.