Pondering New Years Pork

“Sauerkraut un Schpeck dreibt alle Sarje weck.” Sauerkraut and pork drive all cares away. – Folk Saying, Sauerkraut Yankees, William Woys Weaver, p 147 (2002) Ringing in the New Year holds different meaning for people around the world.  It is also accompanied by different traditions and rituals.  In Pennsylvania German culture, New Years Day is celebratedContinue reading “Pondering New Years Pork”