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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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Giveaway + In the Kitchen with Alice Randall & Caroline Randall Williams of Soul Food Love

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Over 100 years of rich family history and love of peanuts inspires a cookbook. We sat down with the authors of the new cookbook “Soul Food Love” to talk about their new book.

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Celebrating Chocolate Month the Peanutty Way!

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Chocolate is definitely the flavor of the month and there is no better way to treat yourself with this confection than by enjoying it with peanuts. Now is the time to celebrate something delicious that will also make you feel good!

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Join us for a Nutty and Nutritious Twitter Chat

Peanut Month Twitter Chat

If you love food, nutrition and peanuts, be sure to join us on March 3, 2015 at 2:00pm EST for a special #peanutpower Twitter chat hosted by @PeanutRD and @PeanutFarmers (that’s us!).

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Balance Your Snack with Peanuts

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We have all experienced a growling tummy before lunch and dinner. Eating three meals a day just doesn’t always keep hunger pangs at bay. Adding nutritious snacks to your day can help keep you full and full of energy! So what makes a balanced and nutritious snack? When it comes to time, taste, and nutrition, finding a balanced snack can be a challenge.

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How Peanut Butter Met Jelly: Valentine’s Day Edition

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The history of how peanut butter met jelly is a little fuzzy, but one thing is for certain – they were meant to be together.

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Journey of a Peanut Butter Jar: Fighting Hunger and Saving Lives

Journey of a Peanut Butter Jar

So many of us love peanut butter for its great taste, nutrition or just for the wonderful childhood memories we get when we bite into a peanut butter and jelly sandwich. You may not realize that peanut butter helps make ends meet for thousands of people who use food banks in the United States, and that peanut butter is also part of life-saving treatment for malnourished children. I’ll bet after you read this, you’ll love peanut butter even more.

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15 Surprising Facts about George Washington Carver

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February is Black History Month and today we are celebrating George Washington Carver, “The Father of the Peanut Industry.” Carver is known for his hundreds of peanut inventions, but today we wanted to share a few interesting facts about him that you may not have known.

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