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Letter from the Publisher

Candi Broeffle

Candi Broeffle

Connection. We all crave it and seek to achieve it. Recently, I’ve noticed an increase in people looking to experience real connection with their family, friends, coworkers and neighbors.

With electronic devices constantly by our sides, we can easily reach out. We can text, Snap Chat, Instant Message, or for those of us who are of a more advanced age, email and call. We scroll through postings on Facebook, keeping up with celebrations, losses, events and what we ate for dinner. Yet, true connection seems to elude us.

This is just one of the many things I am truly enjoying about publishing Natural Awakenings Twin Cities magazine—the ability to develop relationships with people who also desire this connection. Whether it is our advertisers, collaborators or you, our reader, I truly enjoy getting to know what’s important to you and how you want to show up in the world.

As you read through the pages of this magazine, you will gain insight into the people who contribute to putting it together. You will learn about our advertisers and the life work they love to do. Reach out to them; attend a workshop, schedule a service, and stop in and learn about the products they offer to support your well-being.

You will also be introduced to nonprofit organizations that are doing important work to promote healthy lifestyles. Reach out to lend your expertise, financial support or simply your time. You can and will make a difference.

Now is the time to get connected. Reach out and make the effort. You’re worth it.

Wishing you all a happy and safe Independence Day!

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