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Black Eyed Peas New Year

Eating black eyed peas for good luck on New Year’s Day is a Southern tradition, and as a Northerner this is one I am discovering later in life. My friend Amy had mentioned the tradition to me a few years ago, and last year I jumped onto the black eyed pea bandwagon. This year I […]

Happy New Year!

My friend Amy Achilles Stefanos turned me on to the fact that in the south eating black-eyed peas is a New Year’s tradition.  Those of us in the north had never heard this, but if it brings me (and my new blog) luck in the coming year I’m all for it. Not knowing exactly how […]