Tuesday, May 29, 2012

Pizza with Elanor

Greetings from Oakland folks. California has been excellent. So excellent that, before today, I had only taken one photo. Of a 1960's cookbook (it was full of amusingly terrible recipes, if that helps my case). Today, though, I met up with one of my best blog pals Elanor in Berkeley. And though we didn't take too many photos, it was only because we were chatting and giggling so much that we forgot to take out all of our cameras (she was carrying THREE, including a phone). We did a little bit of shopping. She got this adorable dress from Crossroads, and I finally picked up a cute mid-length skirt from Mars (the planet. Not the planet, I'm lying). After an awful lot of walking and searching and deliberating, we decided to get lunch at a little place called Jupiter, where all the food was named after ancient Greek heroes/villains/gods/goddesses. I really wanted to order the Odysseus pizza for obvious reasons, but it had mushrooms and feta cheese on it and I do not like mushrooms or feta cheese. Alas! I think I ended up getting the Titan pizza? It started with a T at least. It was yummy. Extra yum points for being thematic. We mostly took pictures of each other eating and drinking. Elanor took a few GEMS of me blinking and drinking simultaneously that I sure hope she posts. All in all, it was such a lovely afternoon catching up. It's so easy to talk to Elanor and I'm happy I got to see her while I'm out here. As corny as it sounds, I'm so thankful for blogging for introducing me to such good friends like Elanor. I hope she visits New York soon!

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Until tomorrow,
Nicole

9 comments:

  1. YAY i'm so glad we got to hang out!! :D cept for the fact that my parents were annoying and grumpy...! oh well. :) and we should definitely chat about me visiting new york cuz that would be awesome!!
    xxxx

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  2. So cute! You are both so gorgeous! :) Sounds like a wonderful day!

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  3. Lovely that you guys got to meet up again on this trip! The Greek Gods pizza place sounds way too good, and I would have been all over the Odysseus!

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  4. If you both forgot to take pictures this surely means that you had lots of fun :) I'm happy for you <3

    Life is a romantic poem

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  5. You two are so cute! Sounds like so much fun. Hopefully I'll get out to SF again soon and meet Elanor myself. :]

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  6. And before you leave Cali you're getting you butt up here to Oregon, riiight? ... I didn't think so. ): In all seriousness, it sounds like you're having a wonderful trip!

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  7. Jasmine, Transient WithdrawalMay 29, 2012 at 10:29 PM

    You look adorable and this looks like so much fun! A pizza place that has food named after mythology? I have to visit there one day! I wish you were coming a little more south to Southern California so we can see each other again, but I'm hoping to go to NYC late Summer/Early Fall this year so hopefully we'll see each other then! :) Have a fun rest of your trip my dear!

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  8. Yay for adventures that make you forget about documenting them.

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  9. ugh i was i could've been there with you dolls.

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