Dine on a Dime: The Glory of Greens

Like clockwork, every New Year's Day, I can recall eating a large plate of greens along with black-eyed peas or field peas and cornbread, because my grandmother said "baby this represents the dollars and cents you will receive for the new year." With disgust on my face, I swallowed the weird green stems and thought to myself I would probably grow up to become a pauper. It wasn't until I witnessed my childhood hero, Popeye, scarfing down a can of spinach green that I became a fan...


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