Archives for October 2011

Pumpkins and Tatas Go Together, Really!

Happy Halloween! We finally got around to carving our pumpkin last night. The secret is definitely to get a big pumpkin. There’s less goo inside, more seeds, and the cutting itself is so much easier than trying this with a small one. I have to remember this next year. This weekend was a flurry of […]

Venison Medallions With Cranberry Chipotle Sauce

One of my friends comes from up north in a land where deer roam free. Her family came to visit recently and brought her the fruits of the land… in ziploc baggies full of deer parts. She graciously brought me my very first venison. Yes, believe it or not, I’ve never had venison. My reason […]

We’re Going Off The Rails On A Crazy Train!

Today was a whirlwind of activity at the Accidental Household so I’m posting late. Phew, I can’t be believe we did all this and had the best day ever! If you’ve ever seen that Spongebob best day ever episode, you know exactly how that sentence sounds in my head. 😉 We got up bright and […]

Fair Is Square In Fair Trade Coffee

I think I’m as green as the next person. I recycle, I dry my laundry outside in warmer weather, and I reuse as much as possible instead of buying new. I also love coffee. Surprised about that one, aren’t you? 😉 I drink quite a few cups of coffee to get my morning started most […]

Did Darwin Have To Deal With Fog?

We had a cold front collide with a warm front here the other morning, and then end result was a whole lotta fog. We usually don’t get fog here in Texas so everyone was driving like they’d never gotten their license. One of the worst parts was crossing the high school parking lot after dropping […]