Caught in the Rain | Mommy and Me Monday | 705th ed


Friday evening, the junior team had a race. When we left the house, it was sunny and nice. (okay, it was hot, really hot). But, everything looked good.

We got to the race, helped set up tents and saw some clouds rolling in. A drizzle quickly turned to a full on pour and many of us were huddled under one tent. Then the lightning started and it wasn’t safe to stay under the tent.

So, we had to run for it back to our cars. With no raincoats or protective gear.

By the time we made it back to the van everything was soaked right through. Water was dripping off of us. Water pooled in the cup holders and console from my hat and oru clothes.

Caught in the rain

After collecting ourselves for a minute from our rainy, muddy, slippery sprint, we thought, yep, this is a good time to grab a picture. Must be documented!

About 15 minutes (maybe less) later, the weather cleared. We had to hustle to get everything set back up, numbers and chips distributed, but we got the girls on the line and the races took off on time (if not a little early).

The rain wouldn’t be so bad if we didn’t have wet socks…and if it actually cooled the temps off outside.

What did you do this week?

GET IN THE PICTURE WITH YOUR KIDS! Who cares what you look like? Who cares how you appear? Who cares what you are wearing? JUST DO IT! Come share your picture on the Facebook thread or use #MommyAndMeMonday!

It’s time again for Mommy and Me Monday. Pop out from behind that camera and capture yourself in action with your kids. Check out the inaugural Mommy and Me Monday for more information. Need another reason to participate in Mommy and Me Monday? Read my post about why I blog with words from a friend’s husband.

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