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We survived the Ultimate Partner Week

As expected, the Ultimate Partner Week had a life of its own and we haven’t had a chance to report on the close of our week until now. On Wednesday our friends at the Cherry Avenue Boys and Girls Club helped us make 300 baked apple spice packets/ make-at-home kits, on top of Chefs Court and Alicia having normally scheduled cooking classes whipping up
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Ultimate Partner Week…continued.

And so it continues: PB &J’s Ultimate Partner Week… By the close of Tuesday night, we are up to 10 partners. Last night, we partnered with Clark Elementary’s reading night to host a Market to Meal dinner.  Students read and took home Chato’s Kitchen, a creative story about mice sharing cheese quesadillas with their new neighbor…a rather sneaky cat.  So of course, we had
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Let the “ultimate partner week” begin…

The PB &J Fund is lucky.  Really lucky.  We get to work with exceptional kids almost every day of the week.  But we are also lucky because we get to work with exceptional partners every day of the week.  Charlottesville has no shortage of amazing groups– and amazing groups that are always up for collaborating and sharing ideas on how to be more creative
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A picture sure to make you smile…

  And a recipe from this week sure to do the same: Broccoli, Bacon, and Corn Soup

Vegetable Soup and Paninis…it must be fall.

Fall Creative Cooking classes are underway across town thanks to the talents of Chefs Courtenay and Alicia.  I had the pleasure of visiting three of their classes in the last week and cannot stop smiling over the great kids we are getting to work with this fall. All classes were working on knife skills and varying dices with lots of vegetables which were then
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