Just got back from Southern Illinois (very close to St. Louis) where I did workshops at a conference. This was especially fun because the 10yo went with me.
The church was large – but talk about the middle of nowhere! I couldn’t even get the GPS to work. This was the best attendance ever for this conference and I found the people in my workshop to be responsive and friendly. Several came up to talk to me afterwards, to ask questions or just to chat.
On the way down, the 10yo and I stopped at the Lincoln Museum (which I’ve been to twice before), but still fun.
So, here’s my conference landscape …