S: One Gorgeous Year 2012
BC: "...a people the Lord has blessed." | The Roebucks | Buck and Eve Jed, Laura, and Oak Cody and Kate Sadie Josie Love Stone
FC: One Gorgeous Year two thousand twelve
1: In January Eve began work as Buck's temporary assistant. By December, she'd worked herself into a permanent position, if you don't count the 5 or 6 times she was fired during the year. Buck's office moved to Chatt's southside in November. Lollie sold another of her paintings from Buck's office "gallery" on their way out the door.
2: Spring Club Soccer | Stone's team won every tournament they played in. | Josie Love's team played in the sand in Miami and in the mud in Knoxville.
3: Paintball for Stone's 12th Birthday. | Stone ran track for Fairyland School. | The Beast at rest. | We drove to Oxford to see Cody and Kate while in Memphis for soccer. | May Day at GPS
5: Oak Jedidiah Roebuck was born March 7, 2012, three weeks after moving into their new home on Lookout Mtn. His name comes from a promise found in Isaiah 61, "They will be called oaks of righteousness, a planting of the Lord , for the display of his splendor." | 309 Marvin Lane
6: "...the soil makes the sprout come up,
7: and a garden causes seeds to grow..." | Walk Tall | Baby Love
8: Kate's Buzz | Kate was featured in Anthology magazine this year as an artist, working from home. Her day job is with Hable Construction, but her nights while Cody studies are her play. Photos include their home in Oxford, MS, her designs, & other buzz. | Kate and Laura have an online art store, "Bowerbird" shopbowerbird.com. Links to these articles and more can be found there.
9: She is fresh & patterned, quirky & disciplined, bold & approachable, light hearted & hard working, gifted & humble... but what I like best about Kate is how she loves us. Supporting herself and Cody through law school is pretty endearing as well. | I couldn't afford Kate's Hable snake pattern, so she whipped up a little of it for me in a throw pillow.
10: Summer | Cody & Kate | Stone played in TN state baseball finals.
11: Josie Love & Eve visited with Pappy & Grammy after taking Stone to camp. | lived with us.
12: Roebuck Reunion
13: GPS played in the TN state tournament finals. | Stone's 1st day at McCallie | Acupuncture for Josie's leg injury. | J-Wow's 17th B'day | Back to School
14: GPS Varsity Soccer MVP | Josie was also named on the All-Region and All-State soccer teams, both outstanding accomplishments. | Fall
15: Thanksgiving: firewood was cut, an in-ground kiln was built, Oak was baptized. | Christmas: we enjoyed a few days together before the couples left.