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In a Nutshell: Peanut Flour vs Powdered Peanut Butter

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March is National Flour Month and we thought this was the perfect time talk about the differences between peanut flour and powdered peanut butter. Powdered peanut butter is a popular item that keeps showing up on grocery store shelves. Many of you all may be adding it to your smoothies or oatmeal in the morning […]

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Dr. Julia: The Chocolate Galaxy

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Because I am a pediatrician who loves healthy cooking, I have a reputation as the local food police. People are always amazed to see me out with my family for ice cream. And when I am out to dinner with friends, there is always an uncomfortable silence when the waiter asks if anyone wants dessert.

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Peanuts In Art

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Just as a chef can use peanuts as a canvas to create different kinds of delicious dishes, many artists who express themselves in different mediums have incorporated the legume into their work. The following are examples of how peanuts have inspired some artists.

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Health Literacy: Is it Food Allergy or Intolerance?

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Do you understand your health? Health literacy measures how well someone can find, communicate, process and understand basic health information and services to make appropriate health decisions.

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Peanut Butter Addiction

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While I’m not in any recognized self-help program, I do realize that I am, and have been, a confirmed peanut butter addict. My dear mother probably didn’t realize that her simple act of making something for my brown paper bag lunch could lead me to a lifelong quest for more.

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Celebrating National Peanut Month & National Nutrition Month

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Celebrate #NationalNutritionMonth & #NationalPeanutMonth w/ our #peanutpower Twitter chat recap

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Something to Chirp About: Cricket Bars with Peanut Butter

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Insect in your food? It may be there intentionally. There’s a new wave of snack products hitting the market that hope to capitalize on entomophagy (the practice of eating insects) becoming more socially (and literally) palatable in the American diet.

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National Snack Food Month: Registered Dietitians Recommend Peanuts

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Even though National Snack Food Month is coming to an end, snacking is something that we do each and every day. Finding a balance between taste, nutrition and convenience can be a challenge, but there are certain foods that will satisfy all three. For example, peanuts are one of the most popular snack foods and number one snack nut, due to its nutritional benefits. Peanuts not only have fiber, protein and good fats, but they also help you sustain energy throughout the day.

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Girl Scouts Go Digital and Release New Peanut Butter Flavor

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Girl Scout season is officially here, but this year you may not find girls knocking at your door. This year the Girl Scouts of America is allowing troops to sell cookies online via a personal page in addition to door to door and booth sales. Each Girl Scout will have her own personal webpage that […]

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PT 2: In the Kitchen with Alice Randall & Caroline Randall Williams of Soul Food Love + Peanut Chicken Stew Recipe

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In our previous post, we interviewed the Authors of Soul Food Love about their new cookbook. Their cookbook features an array of rich family recipes that are close to their heart. We were happy to see several peanut and peanut butter recipes in their cookbook. They nice were enough to share this Peanut Chicken Stew […]

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