The things that come out at night

Even though this is my first blog post, it’s something that has been weighing heavy on my heart and mind since last night. While snuggling with my boy, we were talking about an upcoming race on Thursday (the Younglife Donut Dash) and he mentioned that he wished that I had given birth to him when I was younger. I guess he was concerned that I wasn’t going to be able to participate in his tri’s or half marathons, or full marathons, whatever he wanted to do when he got old enough. For some reason, this really bothered me. The reason for doing triathlon is to keep my health and to be a good example to my son. I don’t want to be on the sidelines watching when I could be participating. Has anyone else had these thoughts?  Continue reading