Beans 'n' Greens

3 cups black-eyed peas
Butter or oil
1 large onion, chopped
A few garlic cloves, minced
1 teaspoon thyme
2-3 bay leaves
Large bunch of Swiss chard, kale, or other greens
Salt and pepper

Put peas on to cook in water. Heat a little butter or oil in a skillet. Add onions and garlic; sauté with thyme and bay leaves until tender. After cooking peas ½ hour, add the onion mixture and chopped greens. Cook ½ hour longer. Season with salt and pepper to taste. Makes 8-12 servings.

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