Monthly Archives: February 2011

{049} At the gates

{049} At the gates, originally uploaded by The Inadvertent Gardener. I practically spent more time at Pixar today than at my own office. I snuck over mid-day for lunch and the Oscar-nominated animated shorts, and then came back for an … Continue reading

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{048} Rainy day

{048} Rainy day, originally uploaded by The Inadvertent Gardener. We need the water, but the skies that opened up over the Bay Area today dumped rain in wind-blown sheets. It was a damp, cold day, even when the rain stopped. … Continue reading

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{047} Moon over crazy clouds

{047} Moon over crazy clouds, originally uploaded by The Inadvertent Gardener. After a stormy day, the waxing moon rose over crazy, stormy sunset clouds.

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{046} Carnival pier

{046} Carnival pier, originally uploaded by The Inadvertent Gardener. I flew to LA for the day with my boss for three meetings. The last one of the day was at Casa Del Mar on Venice Beach, with a view of … Continue reading

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{045} Cabernet and steak

{045} Cabernet and steak, originally uploaded by The Inadvertent Gardener. A bottle of red that I’ve been saving for a couple of years, and giant ribeyes from Baron’s Meat & Poultry. Building a meal around this combination is always a … Continue reading

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{044} Greens underway

{044} Greens underway, originally uploaded by The Inadvertent Gardener. As I recovered from the weekend, I cooked up a storm. Among the dishes, sauteed beet greens and Swiss chard with garlic, vinegar, salt and hot sauce.

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{043} Cupid, iced

{043} Cupid, iced, originally uploaded by The Inadvertent Gardener. Tonight was the Icy Hearts Ball at the Menagerie House, a tribute to tragic love of all varieties.

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{042} Get well flowers

{042} Get well flowers, originally uploaded by The Inadvertent Gardener. Paul surprised me after my first day back at work with a beautiful bouquet of Get Well flowers. They are brightening up my apartment.

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{041} Aglow

{041} Aglow, originally uploaded by The Inadvertent Gardener. Stuck at home for the third day in a row, I lit candles at dusk to cheer up the apartment.

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{040} Sick girl’s workstation

{040} Sick girl’s workstation, originally uploaded by The Inadvertent Gardener. Stuck at home for day number two, I worked, when I could, from this little nest on my bed.

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