5 Foods To Eat For Good Luck on New Year’s Day

5 foods to eat for good luck on new year's day

Looking for something eat that will inspire and bring on a prosperous New Year? Here are 5 easy foods to prepare and serve to do just that!

1) Cornbread – This delicious food resembles gold, which signifies great luck in the New Year!


2) Pomegranate – This fruit – specifically, its seeds – represent fertility and abundance in the New Year.


3) Donuts – Yes, here is your good excuse to break your diet on day 1 of the New Year. Donuts represent a “full circle/fresh start” on New Year’s Day.


4) Pork/Pig – Pigs move forward, never backward, just like you want to do in the New Year. You can eat pork or you can have a little more fun with it, like making pig-shaped cookies!

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5) Clementines and/or Apples – These fruits represent the circle of life, and offer seeds of fertility for you to prosper in the New Year!


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  1. 12.30.15

    Thank you for this post. I always knew the Pork and Sauerkraut traditions but did not know these others.

    I was happy to see Donuts on your list…guess we must have them now for that fresh start 🙂

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