Every January first my family has a tradition of eating a tasty dish of "Hoppin' John" made of rice black eyed peas and ham to bring luck into our new year. Want to bring a little luck or prosperity into your new year? Then maybe you just might want to eat a helping or two of these foods .
I cannot image a New Year's Day without the annual Rose Bowl Parade. Watching those incredible flower floats drive down the sunny streets of Pasadena, California is an annual tradition for millions. Here are a few facts about the parade this year.