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

It may still be summer but cold and flu season are on the way. Make this immune-booster today, like now so you're strong and vital for cold and flu season.

Makes 1 quart


Based on a classic Italian "torta" made with apples, I decided to take peaches at the height of their season and create this spectacularly delicious, easy-to-make summer peach cake. There'sjust... READ MORE

Cooking Favorites

I love when Robert makes these bars. Perfect right before a workout, they're nutrient-packed and oh, so yummy.

Makes 16 bars

I love this recipe. It’s packed with protein and is so easy to make and serve…as a side dish or on toasted bread. It leaves me dreaming of lazy Tuscan summer days. Thanks to the Barefoot Contessa... READ MORE