Owen Martinez

Tender carrots are cooked with butter and Parmesan cheese in this easy, three-ingredient side dish.

Tender carrots are cooked with butter and Parmesan cheese in this easy, three-ingredient side dish.

Spicy, cinnamon flavored hard candy. Wrap pieces of it in decorative bags for perfect stocking stuffers. You can vary the flavor by substituting lemon, orange, anise, or other oils.

Spicy, cinnamon flavored hard candy. Wrap pieces of it in decorative bags for perfect stocking stuffers. You can vary the flavor by substituting lemon, orange, anise, or other oils.

Blending a banana with crushed ice, lemon juice, and lime juice makes a quick, slightly bitter, and refreshing drink.

Blending a banana with crushed ice, lemon juice, and lime juice makes a quick, slightly bitter, and refreshing drink.