Monthly Archives: January 2011

{011} Big yawn

{011} Big yawn, originally uploaded by The Inadvertent Gardener. Stella’s almost always in motion (when she’s not asleep), so she’s hard to catch clearly. But when she stopped to yawn, I captured her in full-on Cute mode.

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{010} Cornered

{010} Cornered, originally uploaded by The Inadvertent Gardener. I was walking from Jen’s to Paul’s tonight when I saw this little tree on the corner, as if it were waiting for someone to adopt it for the post-Christmas season.

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{009} Sparkly decor

{009} Sparkly decor, originally uploaded by The Inadvertent Gardener. I had brunch today with Adri, Ticia & Katherine at The Fat Lady in Oakland, a restaurant that was still decorated, in most gaudy fashion, for the holidays. From all reports, … Continue reading

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{008} Watchers all around

{008} Watchers all around, originally uploaded by The Inadvertent Gardener. This was the night of the annual Christmas Tree Burn in San Francisco. As pyres of Christmas trees ignited on this night up and down Ocean Beach, people watched from … Continue reading

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{007} Porchetta to go

{007} Porchetta to go, originally uploaded by The Inadvertent Gardener. Due to a meeting that ran over, I didn’t get to join a group of coworkers who field-tripped down to Blue Bottle to get the first Roli Roti porchetta sandwiches … Continue reading

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{006} BlogOakSphere celebrities

{006} BlogOakSphere celebrities, originally uploaded by The Inadvertent Gardener. Echa Schneider (VSmoothe of A Better Oakland, http://www.abetteroakland.com/) and Rebecca Saltzman (Living in the O, oaklandliving.wordpress.com/) were among the organizers of a gathering of Oakland bloggers and blog-readers at Disco Volante … Continue reading

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{005} Red branches

{005} Red branches, originally uploaded by The Inadvertent Gardener. I went to take a random photo while waiting for the shuttle home from work, and the camera turned this ordinary tree into something otherworldly.

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{004} Cacophony

{004} Cacophony, originally uploaded by The Inadvertent Gardener. Oddly, this area of Union Square was less hectic in the early morning than it ever is after work, but the signs aren’t any less chaotic. In the midst of it all, … Continue reading

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{003} Singing & dancing

  {003} Dancing & singing, originally uploaded by The Inadvertent Gardener. Monday nights are made for karaoke, which is even better when the singer on stage picks something that requires backup dancers.

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{002} Dol Sot Bi Bim Bab

{002} Dol Sot Bi Bim Bab, originally uploaded by The Inadvertent Gardener. Met up with Deb and Maria for a post-holiday Korean lunch to catch up on what’s been going on in each other’s lives. We all ended up with … Continue reading

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