It’s New Year’s Day 2019

I like to repost this every year, because even though Hoppin’ John and Skippin’ Jenny are old fashioned, yet still traditional, foods that people eat on New Year’s Day and the day after for generations, and these foods are still delicious! For those of us who live in the South, Hoppin’ John is a traditional […]

Texas New Year’s Feast: Hoppin’ John & Skippin’ Jenny, Festive Style

For those of us who live in the South, Hoppin’ John is a traditional New Year’s Day repast. For those of you who live in the North, you’ve got a real treat in store! The origin of Hoppin’ John for New Year’s Day has many scholars arguing. Most agree that the southern laves liked to […]