Looking for a healthy, fun meal to ring in 2022? Try our Healthy School Food’s Jazzy Black-Eyed Peas and Braised Collard Greens! Stemming from a long-held southern tradition, millions of people across America eat this meal on New Year’s Day to bring health and wealth with them into the new year. Southerners consider black-eyed peas a symbol of good luck, while collard greens represent financial prosperity. When eaten together on the first day of a new year, this meal promises a year of luck, success, and abundance. Who doesn’t like the sound of that? Whether you celebrate this new year tradition or not, our recipes guarantee a delicious meal!