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National Brown Bag It Day

May 25 is National Brown Bag It Day!

Packing your own lunch for work or school has a variety of benefits. Not only is it cost-effective, but you’re in control of what you are putting into your body. You can plan out healthy (but delicious) meals ahead of time, so as to avoid the high-fat, high-carb offerings found at your local fast food joint.

Brown-bagging your lunch doesn’t have to be boring. Sick of plain old PB&J? Check out some of these creative sandwich ideas that will make brown-bagging it a whole lot better.

Sources: Eatocracy, CD Kitchen

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National Peanut Butter and Jelly Day

April 2 is National PB & J Day!

Today we celebrate a staple of American lunches at school and at the workplace: the peanut butter and jelly sandwich. Peanut butter was considered a delicacy in the beginning of the 1900s, served toNew York’s elite in only the finest tea rooms in the city. However, by the 1920s, the price of peanut butter had decreased and the spread made its way into the home of the middle class American family.

Celebrate National Peanut Butter and Jelly Day by making one of these recipes that will take your standard PB & J to a whole new level.

Sources: PunchBowl, Wikipedia

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