Relatively recently I discovered that 99.9% of America thinks "traditional" Thanksgiving sweet potatoes involve marshmallows (since, you know, the Pilgrims at it like that). I grew up eating a different version that is a) better and b) vegan.
Here's the recipe, enjoy! Don't wait til November to try this.
Vegan Thanksgiving Sweet Potatoes with apricots, walnuts, and maple syrup