Tuesday, February 21, 2012

Blogging Conference for Homeschoolers: BEECH recap

Blogging, Blabbering, and Bonding: The BEECH Convention

You might have noticed that I was not blogging from the Midwest last week. I was in sunny (well on some days) Florida with a group of Christian homeschool bloggers. This was the first ever BEECH event. We met in a living room and shared various blog topics and tips. We ate together. We got to hang with each other. At times we shared our hearts. I don't even know if I can put into words what this week meant to me. So instead I'll show some pictures.

Jimmie, me, and Jolanthe
Tricia, Donna, Suzanne, Me, Jamerrill
#BEECHcon on Instagram
What did BEECH mean to me?

This event provided an opportunity to meet in person many bloggers I already knew online but not in real life. I was able to meet homeschoolers on various parts of the homeschool path---some with young children to those who have graduated several children from high school and college. I laughed--- a lot. I shared and learned about the art of blogging. I slept very little. I might have even almost cried a couple times or two. My heart is now connected to these fabulous women. BEECH was a gift.

We are working on bringing this to you. BEECH will be a place where homeschool moms can retreat and build real relationships while learning the ins-and-outs of blogging. Subscribe to the BEECH newsletter to stay up-to-date with all the news.



If you want to hear other tales from #BEECHcon see:

Daze of Adventure
Homeschool Creations
Jimmie's Collage
Holy Spirit-led Homeschooling
Hodgepodge
Domestic Serenity
Donna Spann
Finding Joy
Layered Soul
Mommy Matters

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6 Comments:

Blogger Hodgepodgemom said...

I love your instagram collage shot! But I love memories of getting to be with you and all the ladies even more. I agree - hard to put into words what this past weekend meant. You are such fun! Miss you :)

February 21, 2012 at 1:25 PM  
Blogger Jimmie said...

I agree with Tricia-- the instragram collage is great! Good times, Mo! Loved meeting you and connecting with you on another level besides just printable link ups!

February 21, 2012 at 2:07 PM  
Blogger Heritage of Home said...

I so wish I could have gone with ya'll!!! I grew up in Vero Beach and learned how to swim at that beach!
I am praying and hoping that the Lord will provide for me to go next year! Lord willing and I live!
Thankyou all for being so encouraging!

February 21, 2012 at 2:28 PM  
Blogger Connie, the daisyhead said...

Glad to see you had a wonderful time! I can't wait to see what develops!

February 21, 2012 at 3:08 PM  
Blogger Jenn said...

Loved, loved our time this weekend! I am so thankful for you, Maureen. You challenge me. You rawked your session, girl!
Excited for what's to come!

February 21, 2012 at 8:37 PM  
Anonymous Kim @ In Our Write Minds said...

I prayed for each of you throughout the mini conference. There's nothing like women connecting in friendship and spirit to learn and grow together -- so blessed to watch relationships blossom. Now I'm excited to see where the Lord takes you next on your BEECH journey!

February 21, 2012 at 8:53 PM  

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