Today Is…

National Peanut Butter & Jelly Day!

In honor of this national holiday why not donate peanut butter and jelly products to your local food bank or food pantry.

Peanut Butter & Jelly DayDid you know that the average American consumes 1,500 peanut butter and jelly sandwiches by the age of 18? The combination of PB & J has been a staple in school lunch boxes for more than 50 years.

How did peanut butter and jelly sandwiches come about? According to one story, during WWII American soldiers decided to combine their bread, jelly and peanut butter rations into a new treat. When the soldiers returned from the war, peanut butter and jelly sales sky rocketed.

Here’s a fun twist on a Peanut Butter & Jelly Sandwich