Monday Words: Stepping Forward

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Monday Words: Maslow Quote | The Fresh Exchange


Sometimes we need a simple reminder that every day is a choice to look forward and make choices that may feel hard and uncomfortable for us, but in the end they grow us. This Monday may be that day for you. The idea of safety is always and will never stop being comfortable, but nothing great happens in comfort. There are times we need comfort, but the hard things in life are the defining moments about who we are choosing to become.

Today make the harder choice. Make today a new opportunity to become your best self.

Happy Monday.

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Hello! I’m Megan Gilger,

A strong believer that nature and the seasons are our greatest teachers. We live on a hill in Leelanau County, Michigan just a stone’s throw from Lake Michigan. This land we are responsible for is where we are focused on building a life around the seasons and intention. We spend our days here building a regenerative model of living and focusing our garden on native plants and intensive polyculture planting styles. My focus is less on self-sufficiency and more on community-sufficiency through how we grow and connect through the seasons.
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