Black-eyed peas and New Year traditions

blackeyed_peasMy family doesn’t hold to a lot of traditions. I can probably count them on one hand. They mainly all happen around holidays, and I think all of them have to do with food.

For St. Patrick’s Day we eat corned beef and cabbage. For Thanksgiving, I make pumpkin pie, and Mom makes homemade cranberry relish. For Christmas, we always make fudge and other candies, and there’s always an orange of some kind in a stocking. And for New Year’s Day, we always eat black-eyed peas.

Anyone else have some family traditions to go along with holidays or special ocassions?

A.C. Williams

Amy Williams left a lucrative career in marketing to write novels about space cowboys, clumsy church secretaries, American samurai, and alternate dimensions. Along the way, she also discovered a passion for teaching other creative professionals how to use technology to make life easier. Through video instruction or one-on-one coaching, she teaches software, blogging, basic graphic design, and many other useful skills that help creative entrepreneurs get stuff done minus the frustration.

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  1. Well – look at that -my traditions are the same as yours! 😉

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