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12 Surprising Uses for Peanut Butter

  Peanut butter shouldn't solely be reserved for kindergarten! Indeed, peanut butter has so much more to offer than pb&j's and cookies (though I love both as much as the next guy, don't ge…

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Planters Donates Peanut-Shaped Park To New Orleans

Planters, the company famous for marketing its wares with a talking peanut, recently opened the first Planters Grove, a peanut-shaped urban park in New Orleans' historic Central City. Still struggl…

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Are Chimps Smarter than Humans? (3 videos)

Chimps and humans are nearly 99 percent alike in their genetic makeup. Scientists and researchers have conducted myriad studies of their intelligence. These 3 fascinating videos show some of the r…

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The Future of the Embattled Peanut

Goober peas, pig nuts, monkey nuts, ground nuts, or just plain peanuts, whatever you want to call them; the lowly peanut is both the most egalitarian nut, as well as the most feared. While peanuts are…

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Why Have Peanut Allergies Tripled in a Decade?

Remember when we were allowed to bring peanut butter and jelly sandwiches to school? What happened? How did we get to the point where peanut allergies are such a threat that children in many schoo…

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Almond Butter Clusters

It's hard to go wrong with a sweet recipe like this--crunchy, chewy, nutty, fruity, yummy. It may not hover at the bottom of the calorie-count list, but if you're going to splurge on a sweet treat, it…

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Nutty for Nut Butter

Whether you are working around the salmonella outbreak, a food allergy or you simply want some variety, a wide range of nut butters offers healthy, delicious surprises. Nut butters have seen a spike i…

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Nutty Gifts: Sweet, Spicy or Savory

Party nuts are always a hit. Whether salty or sweet, spicy or mild, they are always rich and a bit decadent, but still virtuous because, after all, nuts are good for us. Bag up a gift of any one of th…

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Fresh Greens Enchiladas

We’re always looking for ways to get more healthy greens into our meals, since they’re such a rich source of calcium and phytonutrients. This simple, imaginative Farmers' Market version of the Mexican…

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