Soak enough peas overnight, drain, rinse, and put into a pot
Pour enough water to cover
Add in bay leaves, black pepper and garlic
Bring to boil, skim off the foam
Lower heat and cook until super tender, adding more water as needed
Drop in chicken or beef Knorr cube if not salt or Royco, adjust flavor
Serve with wiener, luncheon meat, sunny side up or whatever you wish or even as is!