My family and I had a great weekend visiting our folks in Tyler. Dad and my dear husband did some homemade fried chicken. Mom made macaroni salad, deviled eggs, and Dr. Pepper Chocolate Cake. Brother-in-law G came, too. He joined the YMCA Glow Run together with our niece S in Whitehouse, Texas.
After dinner, Mom, G, darling daughter, and I head over to SIL’s house. From there, we drove all together to the YMCA location in Whitehouse for G and niece’s registration for the fun run. There is face painting using washable neon paints. We accompanied DD and her cousins there for painting. The participants received goodies – glow sticks, first aid stuff (band-aid,
What fascinated my daughter the most was the Glow Photo Room. Her shirt glowed and even the neon paints, too. It was cool. She didn’t want to get out of the room. 🙂 We walked out of the room when it was time for the runners to go to the starting point outside the building.
My daughter said she wanted to run, too. Although we can, we weren’t prepared for the fun run event. Hopefully next year we will be joining. This is the first time I witnessed a fun run. I bet DD will enjoy and have fun as her cousin S and Uncle G did.
The Glow Run didn’t start until 9:00 P.M. It was a 3-mile run. It took about 45 minutes for the last runner to get to the finish line. I noticed that the very first person to get to the finish had it for 11 something minutes. G and niece S made finished at 38 point something minutes.