Oven roasted green beans- Roasting imparts a yummy slightly sweet and smokey taste. http://www.frugallivingmom.com/oven-roasted-green-beans/ It makes veggies pretty amazing. If you have never tried roasting your vegetables, you really should!
Vases found at Dollar Tree. Then you print the photos on vellum and mod podge them to the vase. It looks like the photos were printed in black and white. Then light your votive and you've got a beautiful holiday decoration or gift for friends and family!