Category Archives: MOPS

October MOPS Meeting

Well . . . it’s been a long time since our October meeting!  I’ve lost my notes about all of the details, but I have some photos.  Also, one quote from our “guest speaker” (via a DVD) has stuck with … Continue reading

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May MOPS Meeting and Busy Bag Swap

Hi, all. Just wanted to remind you that this month’s meeting will be Monday, May 14, at the usual time and place, and I’ll be speaking (!) about crafting with kids, crafting for kids, why crafting is important, some easy … Continue reading

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Pizza and Park Playdate

Just wanted to let you all know that Lisa took a bunch of pictures at the playdate at Eureka Pizza and the park after, and you can find them all on the MOPS Facebook page (go ahead and give us … Continue reading

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Gardening with the Kids

Since we had such a small group at the last MOPS meeting I figured it was time to revive the blog and post a quick recap of our awesome meeting. Of course I took no pictures, so this will be … Continue reading

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Tips for Taking Better (and More!) Pictures Of (and with!) Our Kids

Our October speaker, Blaire Perry, gave us a lot of great information about the importance of taking — and backing up! — pictures of our kids and being in pictures with our kids even if it makes us uncomfortable. Several … Continue reading

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Helping Where We Can

After last month’s meeting with Laura from Arkansas Advocates, several of us were inspired and thinking about things we can do to help locally even with the limited amounts of time (and, let’s face it, resources) that most of us … Continue reading

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Rummage Roundup

First off, thanks to everyone who came to our first Fayetteville MOPS meeting of the 2011-12 year! It was wonderful to see all the new faces and to know that we’re going to have a great year together learning and … Continue reading

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Who’s Up for a Game Swap?

You might not know this, but every year MOPS International has a theme that can be used by local groups to kind of help focus our thinking and make our meetings a little more fun (not that they aren’t already … Continue reading

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Rummage Sale, rescheduled for September 23

Back in April (hard to believe that much time has lapsed), I posted about a Rummage Sale (see Why Rummage?) we were planning for June. Things got jumbled and we decided to postpone. The Fayetteville MOPS’ Rummage Sale is on the calendar … Continue reading

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Look What We Did!

Remember our last MOPS meeting? (Oh, yeah, I was going to post a roundup for those who couldn’t be there! I’ll get on that soon, I promise.) Our craft was making bracelets to send to orphans in Russia, inspired by … Continue reading

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