Cristina Ferrare: Food for Thought (Union League Club Luncheon)

Please join us at The Union League Club in downtown Chicago for a culinary spectacle of cooking and conversation. The Club's Chef Garbin will work with supermodel and author Cristina Ferrara to prepare one of her entrees on stage while the audience enjoys one of Ms. Ferrare's delectable recipes for lunch. 

Note this is a ticketed event. Call The Book Stall at 847-446-8880 to make reservations. Dress code at the Union League Club is business casual, no denim please.

For nearly 40 years, Cristina Ferrare has inspired trust and admiration through entertainment, style, creativity and dedication to making life a little better, a little easier, a little more enjoyable. She is an advocate of well-being, healthy eating, lifestyle, women’s health and family issues. She uses her public platforms to inform and entertain. As a recent cancer survivor and child of an Alzheimer’s victim, she is committed to helping others flourish - body, mind and soul. She is happily married to Tony Thomopoulos (former ABC Studio head) for many years and has 2 adult daughters.  

Cristina was the Supermodel and The face of Max Factor for 15+ years.  She appeared on the covers of Vogue, Harper’s Bazaar, Cosmopolitan, Good Housekeeping, Ladies Home Journal and numerous other magazines.  Her new book, Food for Thought, is devoted to the importance of how food directly impacts your health, with proceeds going to Alzheimer's research  

As a best-selling author of Okay, So I Don’t Have a Headache she guided women through menopause with her trademark humor. Her next book, A Big Bowl of Love - enthusiastically endorsed by Oprah Winfrey – inspires the love of creating everyday meals and occasions. The success of her books attests to her expertise in the areas of women’s health, well-being, culinary arts, stylistic design, as well as her great zest for life and her trademark humor. She serves as a spokesperson on many television shows, contributing her expertise on the importance of proper nutrition through diet to prevent disease of the body including Alzheimer’s, cancer, heart disease and diabetes. Cristina is passionate in her message that “Food is Medicine.”

The price is $45 per person inclusive and the Club's reservation policy is in effect.  If you or your guest have a food allergy or a dietary restriction, please contact Club Services at 800-443-0578 and let them know. 



Event date: 

Monday, December 10, 2018 - 11:30am to 1:00pm

Event address: 

The Union League Club
65 W Jackson Blvd
Chicago, IL 60604
Food for Thought: Recipes for Ultimate Mind and Body Health Cover Image
By Cristina Ferrare, Maria Shriver (Foreword by)
ISBN: 9781642930573
Availability: On Our Shelves Now--Subject to Availability
Published: Post Hill Press - December 4th, 2018

Heal your body, protect your mind, and enrich your life.

NY Times bestselling author, chef, TV personality, and entrepreneur Cristina Ferrare shares delicious and healthy recipes from the meals she makes for her family and friends.

With her simple, creative recipes, you can explore everything from the importance of a nutritious breakfast to the surprising ways that the