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Mangia Fagioli

Eating beans is one of the healthiest habits we can develop. Let's cook some beans!

Never Enough Pasta

Let Christine show you why there’s never enough pasta.

La Dolce Vita

Take care of yourself and live the sweet life with these recipes.

The Heart of the Story

Give your hearts some seriously delicious TLC with these recipes.

The Beauty of Wellness

Follow the lead of Mediterranean countries and embrace aging well with what we eat.


Fall in love with vegetables, the heart and soul of plant-passionate cooking.

The Tomato

Recipes highlighting the tomato, a great source of nutrients like Vitamin C and lycopene.

The World’s Sexiest Diet

Let’s sample the world’s sexiest diet - the Mediterranean Diet.

The World’s Healthiest Diet

Discover what veggies and great olive oil have to do with living long and well.

About Christina Cooks: Back to the Cutting Board

Christina Pirello shares healthy, fresh Italian and Mediterranean recipes as well as her brassy, insightful approach to liver, kidney and heart health and diabetes prevention. Diagnosed with terminal cancer in 1983, Christina turned to a macrobiotic diet of whole grains and vegetables to aid in her recovery, launching the 20-plus year run of her Emmy Award-winning series Christina Cooks.

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