Tim and Victor's Totally Joyous Recipes

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We have recipes from family reunions, heart-healthy from the ’90s, artery-clogging from the ’60’s, rustic breads, gooey desserts, hundreds of recipes from friends and family, quick and easy ideas, and whatever we decided to pull together for dinner.
Eclectic, to say the least.

And eclectic really does sum up what it’s all about – fun food for fun people with something for any occasion.

Peruse the site and have some fun! There are several thousand recipes just waiting for you!

Kitchen Gadgets

You may have heard that we’re having a bit of a snowstorm, right now. A plow just went by. First one since 8am – when we barely needed one. I’ve been doing my shoveling to keep the car from getting blocked in. I have to be at work at 5ayem and, since I didn̵...


Victor made an outstanding lasagne yesterday. It was so outstanding, I wanted it for dinner again, tonight! Lasagne is one of those dishes we don’t make really often because there’s just no way to make a small one. I definitely don’t mind leftovers, but those da...

Homemade Pasta and 2017 in Review

If the only thing that happened in 2017 was political, I’d simply kill myself and get it over with. Having that man become President has been painful. Watching the travesties coming out of Congress have been worse – and that’s saying a lot. Just when you knew th...

Guinness Rye Bread

I went searching for a yeasted Guinness bread since I had this six-pack of Guinness and had a hellava time finding a decent recipe. Just about everything coming up in Chef Google was a soda bread – even after specifically stating yeast. The few that were yeast were more fru...

Irish Whiskey Oatmeal Cookies

It’s a week before St Patrick’s Day – the Irish-American holiday that has finally become a celebration in Ireland. Time to break out the Guinness and Red Breast. I’m Irish – or, at least, 65% Irish and British from my 23 and Me analysis. The rest is ...

Ghosts of Christmases Past

One of my Christmas Traditions every year is to read A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens. I love the book, love the story, and love the many movie incarnations. Growing up, we had the  30 volume Complete Works of Dickens and I read A Christmas Carol as a young tyke but the defi...

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