Kids & Parents

Peanuts and peanut butter can provide a boost to a nutritious diet during pregnancy and beyond. Parents can find a wide range of information and resources here, including heath info, budget peanut recipes and activities that offer fun for the whole family.

Paw for PB and Benefit Best Friends Animal Society

The National Peanut Board has created a new game on Instagram called Paw for PB and it combines two of our favorite things: dogs and peanut butter. Share with your friends and family because each play equals more money for Best Friends Animal Society.

Peanut Butter & Jelly—By the Numbers

Generations of Americans have grown up enjoying the simple yet satisfying PB&J, but do you know what makes it so special for so many? Here's some fun facts about one of America's most beloved foods.

Back-to-School Peanut Butter Recipes!

Summer is coming to an end and now it is time to get geared up for the school year.  Whether school is virtual or in person, everyone still needs to eat! We know kiddos love delicious meals and snacks. Not only do kids (and parents!) love the taste of peanut butter, a two-tablespoon serving has 8 grams of protein and 2 grams of filling fiber to help power through each day.

Can Breastfeeding Prevent Food Allergies?

August is Breastfeeding Awareness Month, and a great time to talk about some of the benefits of and surprising facts about breastfeeding. Here's what the research shows about breastfeeding and food allergies.

Here’s the Best Peanut Butter Milkshake Ever (According to Us)

I set out to create the most delicious, creamy, peanut buttery milkshake ever. It took about 5 tries, but I believe I’ve done it! Here's how to make a peanut butter milkshake everyone will love.

Here's How to Have the Best Family Staycation Ever

This summer is like no other that we’ve experienced before. The pandemic has impacted so many aspects of our lives, including our ability, or inability, to take family vacations. But that doesn’t mean you can’t use your creativity to have the BEST family staycation ever!

4 Fun New Recipes to Introduce Baby to Peanut and Egg

There are a lot of firsts for parents and Baby in that beginning year of life. From Baby’s first smile and laugh to the first full night of sleep and first time rolling over, it’s an exciting time! Feeding babies food beyond breastmilk or formula is a fun-filled experience too. You can introduce a wide variety of foods when your baby is ready, including common allergens. In fact, you may be surprised how early your baby can start eating these foods so they can grow up to be a big, healthy kid with a diverse diet – and they may also have a reduced risk of food allergies.

Join our Virtual Bake Off for a Good Cause with Milk Bar Founder Christina Tosi

As part of our year-long Spreading Good initiative, we’ll be cooking for a good cause with Christina Tosi, chef, founder, and owner of Milk Bar. Proceeds from the virtual event will benefit the non-profit, The Birthday Party Project. Let’s put those peanut butter cravings to good use!

5 Inexpensive, Family-Friendly Road Trip Snacks

Vacations will likely look different this year, but if a road trip is part of your summer plans, we have some great ideas to keep you and your family fueled and minimize stops in crowded areas.

Take Comfort in Food With This Dietitian's Cookie Recipe

Rumor has it we are all craving comfort foods during this difficult time. And why wouldn't we? Just biting into a comfort food takes you back to a time when you felt happy and nourished, loved and cared for. It's hard to argue with that kind of power.

         

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