14 Peanut Butter And Jelly Recipes You Need To Celebrate Peanut Butter And Jelly Day Right

There are lots of holidays each year that are centered around delish snacks and feasts. I mean, it's 'Merica, so that's just how we do. But one of the best days is Peanut Butter and Jelly Day, on April 2nd. How can you go wrong with the most dependable and balanced lunch option there is? And if you like PB&Js, you'll love these peanut butter and jelly recipes. It doesn’t matter how bad your day is or what you have going on, a peanut butter and jelly anything will instantly make everything better. Here are all the ways to make peanut butter and jelly snacks that are just as good as the classic sandwich.

Image: Half Baked Harvest

by Chrissa Hardy

Peanut Butter and Jelly Banana Bread

Good old sliced bread is fine, but wouldn’t you rather pair your PB&J with some decadent banana bread? Get ready to up your sandwich game.

Image and recipe: Taste and Tell

Peanut Butter and Jelly Muffins

The most delicious way to have peanut butter and jelly for breakfast. Yes, please.

Image and recipe: How Sweet It Is

Peanut Butter and Jelly Blondies

Blondies are amazing on their own, but fold in some peanut butter and jelly and you have the world’s most delightful after-school (or anytime) snack.

Image and recipe: Averie Cooks

Peanut Butter and Jelly Porridge with Chunky Granola

You’ve never been down for porridge until right now.

Image and recipe: Climbing Grier Mountain

Peanut Butter and Jelly Granola Bars

Homemade anything is better than the store-bought version, so pack these for an on-the-go snack you won’t hate at all.

Image and recipe: Deliciously Yum

Peanut Butter and Jelly Pockets

It’s like a calzone that you’re totally in on, even though it has zero cheese.

Image and recipe: The Kitchn

Peanut Butter and Jelly Bars

Who needs a PB&J sandwich when you have these crumbly and spectacular bars?

Image and recipe: Crepes of Wrath

Chipotle Honey Roasted Peanut Butter & Peach Grilled Sandwich

Here’s the classiest peanut butter sandwich you’ll ever eat. And to take it to the next level, you’ll need…

Image and recipe: Half Baked Harvest

Mission Fig Jam

….this jam! Because really, is there anything more sophisticated than figs?

Image and recipe: The Kitchn

Glazed Peanut Butter & Jelly Doughnuts

Welcome to your new home. You will want to live inside this PB&J doughnut, because it’s a warm haven of sweetness.

Image and recipe: Half Baked Harvest

PB&J Popsicles

This is what you never knew you needed on a hot day.

Image and recipe: A Cozy Kitchen

Peanut Butter and Jelly Swirl Bread

Rather than having the two delectable spreads slathered on the bread, it’s baked in a perfect swirl right into the dough. Serious #nom.

Image and recipe: Cookie Monster Cooking

Peanut Butter-Miso & Strawberry-Rosemary-Black Pepper Jam Sandwiches

This is the grownup version of a childhood classic, and it’ll be the best thing in your lunchbox. Your coworkers will TOTALLY want to trade you for their string cheese and chocolate milk.

Image and recipe: The Kitchn

Peanut Butter and Jelly Cupcakes

Anything is better in the form of a cupcake.

Image and recipe: My Baking Addiction