Dora's Table


Hi lovely readers. I’m currently trying to move all of my content from to and I am not being very successful at it. Hopefully the site will be

Meal Planning Tips – From a Professional Chef

  How does a professionally trained cook (personal chef) meal plan at home? You would think it would be a breeze, and that said chef would wouldn’t even think twice

Vegan Whole Wheat Blueberry Pancakes

 I was in bed at 9:30pm last night! I put both kids down and then laid down for a bit, thinking I would just close my eyes for a second

Molletes (Toasted Bean and Avocado Open-Faced Sandwiches)

 Summer is creeping along, and we’ve exhausted our list of things to do. Bluffton is a small town and Hilton Head is a tourist trap right now. I briefly considered

Mexican Garbanzo Salad

  It is hot! Here in SC it is not only hot, but 100% humid. I’m finally back to posting recipes and this one is great for a hot summer

The Rising: A novel

With baby girl being only two months old I have not had time to do much, other than breastfeed and try to keep our 4 yr. old from destroying the

Letting Others Cook for You

It has been a pretty rough month for us. I spent a total of 12 days in the hospital, and our baby girl was in the NICU for 14 days.

Making Hospital Food Look Good

This is my 6th day in the hospital. My water broke on Monday and I’m stuck here until this little one is born. It was a bit scary at first,

Buttermilk Spoonbread

One of the best things about moving around so much is all the people you meet. We have friends all over the country now, and that’s pretty cool if you

Señor Juan’s Pozole Rojo (Red Chile Pork and Hominy Stew)

What I wouldn’t give for a huge bowl of pozole! I’m 6 1/2 months pregnant now, and I am so hungry all the time! In my recent trip to Mexico