Vegan Hoppin' John

I haven't made our recipe for Hoppin' John for a while because we have moved to becoming vegetarians. Traditional Hoppin' John contains pork. I love pork, but there had to be a way to make a vegetarian version. Leave it to Connesserus Veg to get a solid recipe to start with. There are black eyed [...]

Happy New Year! Lobia for good luck in the new year

I wanted to start off the new year with a great bean recipe. While eating beans are a superstition that are supposed to bring good luck, I wanted to do them more as a great healthy and comforting start. I also did Hoppin' John and Black-Eyed Peas with Coconut Milk and Ethiopian Spices for the [...]

Black-Eyed Peas with Coconut Milk and Ethiopian Spices

As we get closer to New Years Day 2019, it's time to look at recipes that bring good luck in the new year.  I did Hoppin' John last year.  This year, I am again using black-eyed peas in a dish.  Black-eyed peas are a symbol of luck in the new year.  I wanted to combine [...]