Last weekend, 4000+ mothers of preschoolers gathered at the Gaylord Opryland for MOPS Convention 2009. I was blessed to be there along with these two lovely ladies…
Here is the connection point for all the Nebraska and Iowa moms – love the popcorn theme 🙂
We met incredible artists and authors, including the author of our MOPS theme book for this year, “Life on Planet Mom.” She was so gracious and engaging despite fighting off the sickness being spread across the country right now! What a trooper!
And even though we could have stayed entertained at the hotel, the three of us did head downtown the last night for a little food and music!
Stacy and I even did a little line dancing here at the Wild Horse! What a huge place!
And then it was time to head back to our families – to our supportive husbands who watched the kiddos while we were gone and to our angel children who wanted to give huge hugs and tell us everything that happened while we were gone.
And my mind is still putting together all of the messages I heard, encouragement I received, challenges I was given. But here is what sticks with me right now…