Christina's recipes

A Taste of My Book, "Wellness 1000"

These decadent burgers have none of the saturated fat of meat, but all the “meaty” goodness of a burger and will have even the most committed carnivores coming back for more. And the guacamole... READ MORE

I know what you’re thinking. Scrambled chickpeas? This recipe is such a treat and so easy to make. The earthy spice of the curry provides more than heat. Naturally antiseptic, anti-inflammatory,... READ MORE

From My Show

It doesn’t get fresher than this. On hot summer days, when we feel limp and wilted, this salad comes to our rescue with a moisture-rich, sweetly refreshing energy, a bit of bitter taste to relax... READ MORE

A Sicilian summer classic. Not potato salad as we, in America know it, this version is richly seasoned, wild with varying textures and yummily perked up with... READ MORE

Seasonal Favorites

If you love carrot cake, these are for you. Each tender cookie feels like you're biting into your own little carrot cake. So yummy, they won't last. Best to make a double batch!



This variation on a traditional New England bread is laced through with tart cranberries, richly toasted pecans and savory caraway... READ MORE

Cooking Favorites

This cake was adapted from an Italian recipe I found in an Italian food magazine that I love. The recipes are so well-written that I can adapt them in a snap.

Makes 10-12 servings

I love these tender, chewy cookies. Their rich texture comes from the almond and pistachio flours. Of course, you can buy almond flour just about anywhere these days and pistachio flour? Pop some... READ MORE