What Are You Doing New Year's Eve?: Traditions and Celebrations
The Tradition of Black Eyed Peas
"A tradition in my family is to eat black eyed peas on Jan 1st for good luck!" Dean S.
"I love watching the bowl games with a big bowl of black eyed peas." Todd B.
"My grandma always makes her amazing black eyed peas dish…so good! Also we pray together as a family during the countdown." Jana G.
"Black eyed peas and stewed tomatoes. Yuck!! My grandmother knew I hated the dish, but made me eat at least one bean. She said not eating at least one bean meant the year would be full of bad luck." Sharon K.