Tim and Victor’s Totally Joyous Recipes

Not really a food snob – just incredibly opinionated.

Birthday Burgers & Gifts in the Mail

I decided when I got up this morning that we were going to have burgers for dinner. Ridiculous burgers with everything on them including the kitchen sink. What I didn’t know when I got up was Mr. Mailman was going to deliver a package with homemade Bread and Butter Pickles and […]

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Pre-Birthday Bash

Tomorrow is my 62nd birthday. I remember as a child of the ’50s thinking that in the year 2000 I would be 48 years old. Ancient. Decrepit. 2000 came and went. Add 14 additional years and 62 doesn’t seem all that bad. Other than a few aches and pains I’m […]

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Corn Cakes

I was going through the links on the site today – seeing what was new and making sure they were all still current – when I got to David Lebovitz. Now… I have been unashamedly in love with David since forever. He was the pastry chef at Chez Panisse for […]

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Fried Apple Pie

  We have a work party coming up next week and I need to come up with a dessert for the Party Hearty Dessert Table. We thought it would be fun to have a bit of a dessert throw-down. I work with some pretty clever and creative folks, so I […]

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Bastille Day

It’s difficult to believe it’s been 10 years since we were last in Paris. That’s a long time to be away from such a beautiful place… I think it may be time to head back for a visit. We were there for the 60th Anniversary of D-Day. I’d love to […]

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Blueberry Peach Pie

I had planned to make a blueberry caramel the other day, based on the raspberry caramel I made last week. Notice I said planned. I didn’t make it. I also had a half-dozen peaches that needed eating. Now… I could have made a simple fruit salad and left it at […]

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