Spanglish and Ears

Two unrelated bits of news. First of all, I forgot to mention one other thing we did on Isaac’s birthday (it was getting late at night when I typed that up). We took Reece in to see the doctor because he’s been pretty fussy (for Reece this is …

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Summer's Last Hurrah

Ahh the last days of summer before school. We played hard this Labor Day weekend. Friday I took the day off and we went back to Andrew’s cabin (my co-worker). The water in the reservoir was a bit colder this time, but we still had a great time. We …

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Goooooooooal!

Today was the last game of Isaac’s summer soccer season. He’s made some great improvements over the past few months since the beginning of his soccer career. It’s been really fun to watch. Tonight he capped the season by scoring his first goal, completely unassisted, right at …

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Reece's Baby Blessing

I blessed Reece this weekend. We had Grandma and Grandpa Coates, my parents, and Julie with us, which was really fun. On Saturday we took them to see HP and the nearby elementary school that Isaac will start in a few weeks. Then we had some brunch at the new …

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A Little Behind

We posted new pictures, if you hadn’t noticed. Ily and I celebrated our 7th wedding anniversary by going to the Japanese Garden. Reece tagged along too, but he’s so laid back that we hardly noticed. Well, except when his diaper leaked, but that was caught before we made …

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Isaac Lost His First Tooth

At church a week ago Isaac’s primary teacher brought him into priesthood to show me that he had lost his first tooth. She wanted to make sure he didn’t misplace it, so I put it in my pocket. Both of his front bottom teeth have been very loose …

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Reece is One Week Old!

Reece is now a week old. There were a couple notable things about his first week. One is how much his older brothers adore him. I woke up one morning to the sound of Micah crying. Following the noise led me to Reece’s room were Micah was laying on …

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Reece John Murdock

Just a quick announcement: Reece John Murdock was born Friday June 16, 2006 at 5:45 pm at Legacy Salmon Creek Hospital. Ily was induced starting at about 9 a.m. It took a long time for her to get to a 4, and then it took less than 30 …

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