Tag Archives: University of Tennessee

Travel theme: Big Orange Sugar

When this week’s travel theme from Ailsa’s blog Where’s My Backpack? appeared in my mailbox, I immediately thought of a fundraiser for Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library called The Great Cake Bake, celebrating books and the host of the event: the University … Continue reading

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Travel theme: Paint

So, you might ask, How many times has The Rock on the University of Tennessee campus been painted?  And the answer would have to be, No tellin’! The Rock is simply an enormous boulder that’s been moved at least once since we were … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Orange you glad it’s photo challenge time?

Well, of course we’re glad it’s photo challenge time.  Especially with this theme.  As they say around Knoxville, we bleed orange around here.  And not just any ol’ orange.  This is gen-u-wine University of Tennessee orange. Go Vols! For more … Continue reading

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Goin’ coastal before and after the TaxSlayer Bowl

So, here we are.  Big Orange Fans.  Delighted that the University of Tennessee Vols made it to the TaxSlayer Bowl on January 2nd, 2015, in Jacksonville, Florida and beat the Iowa Hawkeyes 45 to 28.  Go Vols! But in our usual … Continue reading

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Travel theme: Numbers

Flying all the way from Los Angeles to Knoxville, this University of Tennessee Vol reminded us that even with some rocky seasons of late, fans still fill Neyland Stadium. At capacity, UT can seat 102, 455 — an impressive number … Continue reading

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Travel theme: Orange

If you’re searching for that magic fall color for this week’s Travel theme: Orange (from Where’s My Backpack), look no further than Knoxville, Tennessee, where Big Orange tradition brings out some of the biggest, bestest, party-goin’ fans in the SEC.  Orange isn’t … Continue reading

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A Word a Week Challenge: Lines

Sue’s A Word a Week Challenge this week from her blog A Word in Your Ear is LINES. And since we’re big University of Tennessee Vols fans,we watch intently as the Pride of the Southland Band lines up, marches into … Continue reading

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