Category Archives: Friends

{062} Carl, with bokeh

{062} Carl, with bokeh, originally uploaded by The Inadvertent Gardener. I took this while playing with my LensBaby at the NiteCap. It makes Carl look much more serious than he, well, ever really is.

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{053} Pizza pizza

{053} Pizza pizza, originally uploaded by The Inadvertent Gardener. I met my friend Sandra for dinner at Zero Zero, which I particularly wanted to try because they serve Templeton Rye. The drink was lovely, but the food was amazing, too.

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{051} Oye! Pork!

{051} Oye! Pork!, originally uploaded by The Inadvertent Gardener. I spotted this strange confluence of sticker and graffiti from Mel’s Drive-In on Van Ness, where Paul and I met our friends Adri and Jonathan for a hilarious brunch–I was laughing … Continue reading

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{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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{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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{039} Medicine

{039} Medicine, originally uploaded by The Inadvertent Gardener. Home sick again, I sat down to a dinner of Fatemeh’s magic chicken soup, Saltines, mint tea, and sparkling water. That soup? Heavenly, and packed with nutrients. It was impossible not to … Continue reading

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{037} Hand shark

{037} Hand shark, originally uploaded by The Inadvertent Gardener. The shark puppet is a necessary object at post-Superbowl karaoke. Even if it occasionally eats hands.

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{035} Duet

{035} Duet, originally uploaded by The Inadvertent Gardener. Though Paul and I were at iffy stages of sick, we hit Amber’s birthday karaoke party at Playground in San Francisco this Friday night. Epic Karaoke Face abounded.

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{029} Madam Bride

{029} Madam Bride, originally uploaded by The Inadvertent Gardener. Melinda, who is also Madam of Madam & the Ants, got married this evening alongside Lake Merritt.

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