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How Peanut Butter Met Jelly: Valentine’s Day Edition

The Perfect Pair

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

George Washington Carver

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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Dr. Julia: Getting On-Trend + Recipe: Kale & Roasted Chicken Salad with Peanut Vinaigrette

Julia Nordgren

I like to consider myself on top of culinary trends. But sometimes it takes a while for me to warm up something new. My relationship with kale is a perfect example.

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Powerful Pairings

Peanut Butter Snack

Certain foods just go better together. Sometimes it’s because the flavor combo is irresistible, like peanut butter and chocolate, and sometimes it’s because the nutritional profile of each food complements the other and makes the final dish even more nutritious.

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Warm Foods Weekend: Soothing Soups

African Peanut Soup

Last time, Lauren kicked off our Warm Foods Weekend series by sharing her favorite slow cooker dishes. This weekend in honor of National Soup Month, we are sharing several new soup recipes I’ve found with peanuts and peanut butter.

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Amazing Oatmeal Recipes

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Want a reason to rise and shine? Tired of the same oatmeal? Well, it’s National Oatmeal Month and here’s your chance to try oatmeal in many different ways like the Peanut Butter and Jelly Oatmeal or the Bacon Cheddar Steel-Cut Oatmeal recipes that are easy to make.

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How to Get Kids to Eat Healthier? Try Adding Peanuts

Kids Breakfast

We understand that getting kids to eat their fruits and vegetables can sometimes be a challenge. Next time you might think about adding cheese sauce to your child’s veggies, try a serving of peanut butter instead to give your kids 8 grams of protein and more than 30 vitamins and nutrients.

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Spread it on Thick! Show Some Love on National Peanut Butter Day

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[Cue the confetti] The wait is over, it’s officially here! Jan. 24th is the day to let your peanut butter pride shine! We all know that Americans love peanut butter (as do our pets). But there’s more to that delicious spread than meets the tongue. That’s why on this National Peanut Butter Day, we are giving you the scoop and counting down the top 4 reasons why you should spread it on thick in honor of peanut butter:

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New Peanut Trends at the Winter Fancy Food Show

Wild Ophelia

The annual Winter Fancy Food Show in San Francisco is a food lover’s dream. There are over 80,000 gourmet products from kale chips and bacon spreads to Italian prosciutto and giant wheels of cheese and everything in between. Many brands are innovating with peanuts as well. Here are some new trend highlights:

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