June Bug Birthdays

The month of June brought some milestone birthdays for 2 of our boys.

First, on the 16th Reece turned the big 5. He will be starting kindergarten at the end of the summer which is the best part of being 5.

Last year, when Reece turned 4, I was not ...

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The Oven Saga

Our house was built in 1975. The old time neighbors assure me that this kitchen has never been remodeled and that we still had the original 24 in wide double oven that came with this lovely home.

From Various Spring 2011 Pics

Since we have moved in, we have had ...

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Dreadfully far behind

I know we have not blogged enough for the longest time. Sorry. I do have a few brief stories from this week to share though:

Our boys have decided they really want to earn money so I said I would pay them $5 per bathroom if they wanted to clean ...

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Memorial Day Weekend

We decided to visit the grave of my Grandma and Grandpa Murdock this Memorial Day weekend. The weather was supposed to be really rainy on Monday, so we took advantage of the relatively clear skies on Saturday and headed down to the Orem cemetary. We found their plot, set down ...

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Rock Arches! Arches rock!

“Arches rock!” exclaimed Reece, once he figured out what an arch was. Before that it was, “Stop saying arch!” As we drove to our spring break destination, as we entered Arches National Park, and as we pointed out the unique rock formations that we were seeing in the distance, apparently ...

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Cast Rocks!

“Cast Rocks!” says Reece. “Look, I can move my arm! Look, I can use my fingers! I can grab!”

On Monday Reece got his splint off and his cast on. It’s much nicer than the splint and sling were. He had his family sign it, and of course his ...

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Reece Has Something to Show Off

Just before Micah’s soccer practice today, Reece was climbing on a 4 foot retaining wall that our neighbors have next to their driveway and he fell off. He landed in the driveway. Nobody really saw it, but he cried so we knew something happened. He was not doing the ...

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February 2011

Updates from this month:

  • Davis is rocking back and forth on all fours. Yikes! He will be mobile before we know it! He is a very happy kid and the past few days has barely spit up at all. We may be at the end of this reflux problem. He ...
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Baby changes

I Know. All babies change. And they change fast. Well, our baby went from houseplant (premie + newborn stage), to super cute (beginning to interact), to grumpy beast (reflux snuck in), and back to a pretty cute kid recently.

He slept through the night 2 nights in a row….Ahh. So ...

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