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.

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Milk Bread

Milk Bread

With a bit of snow overnight and a light freezing rain falling since early this morning, there is just no reason to leave the house. And no reason to leave the house is the perfect reason to bake a loaf of bread. There’s just something about freshly-baking bread that can li...

Butternut Squash

I wasted no time in using up the rest of the squash I cut up, yesterday. I found a recipe on the NY Times cooking pages for a butternut squash and mushroom wellington that sounded interesting, but I wasn’t doing puff pastry, tonight. I thought the idea could be reworked int...

Pumpkin Cheesecake

Pumpkin Pecan Cheesecake

‘Tis the season to eat pumpkin – and while pumpkin pie is one of my most favorite desserts, a pumpkin cheesecake ain’t too shabby, either – especially when pecans and maple syrup are included! We’re bringing a couple of desserts and an appetizer to d...


Giorno di San Valentino Parte Due

For the non-Italian speakers out there, that would be Valentine’s Day Part two. Part Two, because, while we’ve been in and out of the kitchen most of the day, this is dinner! Victor saw this recipe the other day and asked if I wanted to go out to dinner, tonight, of h...

Crab Cioppino

‘Twas The Night Before Christmas …

… and more Ghosts of Christmases past have surfaced. Coming from a large family, Christmas was anything but quiet. When it was merely the six kids, it was chaos and pandemonium. Imagine six kids attacking the tree looking for gifts with their name on it. A finite amount of ...

Victor's Pasta Sauce

Valentine’s Day

On our first Valentine’s Day, I think I got Victor something like 20 pounds of chocolates – and he pretty much did the same to me. See’s Tuxedo Hearts, little stuffed animals… roses for days… all became the norm. We’ve done goofy, we’ve d...

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