Weekly Photo Challenge: Yellow

Seems the color yellow is popping up more and more in our photos — and why not?  It’s a head-turner color!

Bright yellow plates form the background for one of Tupelo Honey Cafe‘s best-selling entrees: Say Shoo Mercy.  It’s Havarti, Pimento cheese, caramelized onions, maple peppered bacon, smoked ham, fried green tomato, and fresh basil on organic sourdough wheat!  And we watched yellow plate after yellow plate come through the window the night we sat at the bar after Knoxville’s Tour de Lights.

Ready for serving -- Say Shoo Mercy from Tupelo Honey Cafe

Ready for serving — Say Shoo Mercy from Tupelo Honey Cafe, Knoxville

At the Gaylord Opryland Hotel , site of the Learning Forward conference, this golden yellow nutcracker held directional signs on his outstretched arms.  Attendees had no excuses for where to find their rooms or a place to relax.

Life-sized nutcracker, Gaylord Opryland Hotel, Nashville, TN

Life-sized nutcracker, Gaylord Opryland Hotel, Nashville, TN

And with a nod to the Winter Solstice yesterday (December 21, 2014) we’re adding this happy balloon from Albuquerque’s Balloon Fiesta 2014.   Oh my, how time flies!

Cheery side of clock balloon -- Balloon Fiesta 2014

Cheery side of clock balloon — Balloon Fiesta 2014

And with that, we wish you a pleasant end to 2014 as your ring in the New Year!

For more entries in the WordPress Weekly Photo Challenge: Yellow, click here.

About Oh, the Places We See

Met at University of Tennessee, been married for 47 years, and still passionate about travel whether we're volunteering with Habitat Global Village, combining work at Discovery with pleasure, or just seeing the world. Hope you'll join us as we try to see it all while we can!
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13 Responses to Weekly Photo Challenge: Yellow

  1. All photos are cute, but I love the first one. Tasteful!

  2. Piggletino says:

    That clock balloon is ADORABLE! 🙂 Piggletino and his scout wishes you a Merry Christmas and happy holidays!

    • Thanks so much, Piggletino! That cute clock balloon has another side to it that is crazy with goofy numbers, etc. If I can locate my picture of it, I’ll post that one also. Here’s hoping you have a very Merry Christmas and a wonderful new year, too.

  3. Oh I have always wanted to go to Albuquerque’s balloon festival. what a delight it must of been. Merry Christmas my friend.

    • You would love the Balloon Fiesta. So many photo-ops. I hope to post a couple of blog posts during January. We have hundreds of pictures and lots of fun to share. May you have a very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year!

  4. Nina says:

    I love your yellow photo in Tupelo Honey Cafe… it make me hungry.
    Happy holiday to you Rusha, and of course Bert,
    xxx
    Nina

  5. cindy knoke says:

    I want to eat that sandwich! Happy fotos! Happy Hols!

  6. Amy says:

    This is a joyful, celebrating, and fun yellow post! 🙂

  7. Dina says:

    Yes, times flies, indeed! What a yummy post … 😉
    Happy Solstice, Happy Holidays and all the best for the new Year!
    Best regards,
    Dina, Klausbernd, Siri & Selma xo

  8. Lita Pixel says:

    The first shot makes me hungry. 🙂

  9. LuAnn says:

    Happy holidays to you and your family. I hope 2015 is a beautiful year for you both. 🙂

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