Shrew and Snail

Curiosity cabinet of books, animals, and art and kitchen experiments

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June 2009

Travel

Still here!

Gardening just holds no allure in this heat. Oh well. We went to San Antonio for our friends’ wedding and had a good ol’ time. I had never been to El Mercado, so we dropped in for a little while and it was good fun. This weekend we watched my 3-year old nephew, who is about as cute  ...

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Photography

Flickr favorites

1. Sugar Skull Pillow Closeup, 2. Tentacles, Tsukiji Fish Market, Tokyo, 3. LIMBO : 5, 4. *, 5. 藍鵲襲犬 Pup! Watch Out!, 6. Magnolia Beach, 7. don’t forget!, 8. Austin Bats, 9. Painter’s helper, 10. Put that down Forbo, 11. Untitled, 12. Untitled, 13. Rock Poster Wedding Invitation,  ...

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Travel

Quick trip

I went to Corpus Christi for work and managed to sneak in a couple of hours in the evening at the Padre Island National Seashore.  It was low tide, and plenty of interesting things were on the beach.  There were lots of these lettered olives, which were alive and digging in the sand. They were  ...

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