Good day for pictures…

xmas birds at ladera nursery

shadows on patio, portola valley shopping centerA parade of Christmas birds caught my eye at Ladera Nursery today, as did shadows cast by the adjacent outdoor tables at Portola Valley Shopping Center. We had kind of a full morning hopping from blood lab in Menlo, to an orthotic fitting in San Mateo followed by lunch with good friends at Mike’s Cafe in Portola.

Fortunately, sweet spouse Linda shlepped me to the first two appointments, and Caltrain and Menlo Yellow Cab were on time for the Portola Valley leg.

Mike’s Cafe, where I’ve often eaten dinner, but never lunch before today, was mainly packed with ‘ladies who lunch.’ Three very dear Valley colleagues joined me for a fun repast, where we caught up on recent events. The holiday spirit has clearly descended…


About Chris Gulker

Chris Gulker, a self-described Infuential Blogger, lived in Menlo Park, California with spouse Linda. He passed away in late October 2010.
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