Candied PecansCandied pecans make tasty holiday treats and gifts. Rich in oleic acid and phenolic antioxidants, they are immune boosters, anti-inflammatory, and help make the skin glow. As for their taste, we call them irresistible. Try this healthy version of candied pecans and share delicious health with your family and friends. Caldo Tlalpeño (Vegan)Whether called soup or stew, this spicy and hearty tlalpeño soup is a staple of homemade Mexican cuisine.Coconut Whipped CreamThis coconut whipped cream adds a festive touch to any dessert and dresses up berries for all occasions. Masala Tea CakeEnjoy a slice of this delicious tea cake and fill your home with the sweet smell of warming spices.Stuffed Tofu Roast with Savory GravyThis traditional and flavorful vegan recipe will help you create the perfect Thanksgiving dinner. Add green beans, mashed potatoes, or yams and your non-veg guests won’t miss a thing. Cheers!Fresh Cranberry RelishThe orange and walnuts elevate this traditional holiday relish to a delicious side dish for any feast. Gado-GadoThis beautiful and fabulous recipe, Gado Gado, was demoed at Veggie Fest, 2019. This crowd-pleasing Indonesian vegetable salad is one of the staples on the menu at Manna Kitchen, the very first vegan restaurant to open in the western suburbs of Chicago. Elderberry SyrupElderberry extractions are known to dramatically reduce the duration and severity of colds, flus, and viral infections. Several studies have shown that using elderberries early on and in frequent intervals can reduce the flu virus by 2 to 3 days. Use the syrup for those pre-flu signs: a tickle in the throat, fatigue, or achy muscles. You may just be able to prevent the illness altogether. Elderberry-Hibiscus Iced TeaElderberries contain anthocyanins, powerful antioxidants, along with vitamins A and C, calcium, magnesium, iron, niacin, and potassium. Enjoy this potent combination of elderberry and hibiscus in a cool iced tea. The beautiful color and tangy flavor can be sipped throughout the day or served at a luncheon. Your guests will be happy to know that they’re being served a vitamin-rich and delicious tonic.Elderberry Decoction or TeaThese highly medicinal bluish-black berries are antiviral, antibacterial, and anti-inflammatory. Enjoy a cup of hot elderberry tea at any time of day. With or without honey, it’s relaxing and helps to keep the winter blues away. Regina Dillard, Inner Sanctum Wellness PETITE BANANAS FOSTER LOAVESRegina Dillard from Inner Sanctum Wellness created these delicious and healthy Petite Bananas Foster Loaves at the 2019 Veggie Fest Chicago in Lisle, Il. Great for snacks or to slip into a lunch box, they’re both nourishing and filling.Cold Brew Lemon BalmLemon balm is digestive and calming.