Make A Natural Difference – Peanut Butter Apple & Cucumber Lettuce Wraps


The winter months can be hard especially if you’re stuck indoors. With recent storms maybe it’s been hard to get outdoors to stay active but did you know that you can stay active and healthy all winter long with just a few simple tips.

  1. Have Fun – If you’re having fun and staying active it doesn’t feel like so much work. Play a fun game of Twister by the fire or head out and go sledding.
  2. Stay Active – The winter blues can start to set in but if you make time for yourself you can be more successful with your health and fitness goals. Get the gym, go walking around the neighborhood with your family, make that commitment to stay active. When you’re active you’re just happier, so say goodbye to those winter blues too! Check out these simple tips as well.
  3. Eat Healthy – Adams® Natural Peanut Butter is a great way to start your day, have a slice of whole grain toast and natural peanut butter with a bowl of fruit. There are so many ways you can eat healthy and feel great all winter long.

Right now you can purchase any Adams® Natural Peanut Butter product and help support our national parks. See summer and sunshine are on the way and with every purchase of Adams® Natural Peanut Butter product money is being donated to support the NPCA.

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In the winter some of my favorite guilty pleasures are sweets. Adams® Natural Peanut Butter allows me to create healthy and yet tasty and satisfying snacks. This following recipe is a fun new twist on the old ants in a log. It’s deliciously tasty and even better when enjoyed on thee go!

lettuce wraps Peanut Butter Apple & Cucumber Lettuce Wraps Recipe


  • Butter lettuce
  • 1/2 cup of Adams® Natural Chunky Peanut Butter
  • 1/4 cup chopped celery
  • 1/4 cup chopped cucumber
  • 1/4 cup chopped apples
  • 1/4 cup dried cranberries
  • 1 tsp honey


I started first by chopping all of my ingredients. I wanted bite size pieces so I diced them small. I used a chunky peanut butter and honey to hold it together.

3 Simply mix together until well combined.

If you’re going for a hike or staying active outdoors you could easily take this mixture with you and keep bread or butter lettuce in another container. I filled each piece of lettuce and served. The kiddos love them and they’re a fun new twist on the old ants on a log.


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You’ll find easy tips to help your community be a better place and also get a $1.00 off coupon


You can make a natural difference and stay active and healthy all year long. This gift pack is inspired to do just so.

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  1. Mary Beth Elderton says

    I am transitioning to all natural products in our home. It’s an extension of our eating from scratch. It has been something of a process.

  2. saminder gumer says

    i make a natural difference at home by recycling and trying to compost. i make one in my community by volunteering to clean up the neighborhood as well as organizing blood drives.

  3. Tamar says

    I have started eating healthier for myself. In my community, we are crazy recyclers. I also help new moms.

  4. Sarah S says

    When I go hiking I always stop to pick up trash that others have left along the way. If everyone would do just a little bit to help, it would make a big difference.

  5. wild orchid says

    I recycle on a regular basis, as well as reuse and re-purpose items.
    Entered the rafflecopter as “Wild orchid”

    Thanks for the chance to win!
    wildorchid985 at gmail dot com

  6. Suzanne K says

    I recycle, grow a fairly large summer garden and put up foods for the rest of the year. I also try to eat local foods. And, I have a rainwater harvesting system to capture water for my garden.

  7. kim says

    I make a natural difference in my community by picking up trash on the beach and replanting trees

  8. Kimberly says

    We make a difference by not buying plastics or using plastic bags from the store. The things we do have to buy, we always recycle.

  9. Nicole Newby says

    I am making a natural difference at home by recycling more and teaching my son the importance of keeping our Earth clean!

  10. Katie Roch says

    I make a natural difference by using a reusable filtered water bottle rather than bottled water and grow some of my own vegetables in the summer and share them with my neighbors.

  11. Cassandra Eastman says

    By recycling when we can, and not littering/picking up other peoples litter. We reuse what we can as well.

  12. David says

    We have a really nice trail network in our town, and one leg takes me 90% of the way from my home to my work. I rarely have to drive to work unless the weather is horrible.

  13. Terri S. says

    We use canvas tote bags for shopping, recycle, do not leave faucet on while brushing our teeth and take quick showers to conserve water.

  14. Michelle says

    Help people learn about what the bible says about the condition of the dead, how to live a better life and how to make their family life better.

  15. Jim S says

    Looks really good. We reuse grocery bags, shop at thrift stores to give good items a 2nd chance and combine trips we make out of the house.

  16. Beth R says

    I recycle everything I can. My friends and I also help each other with finding places and ways to recycle odd things, like tires and electronics.

  17. Andrea Meier says

    These look amazing! I think I need to make some! I love to shop at the local small shops and markets for produce, mostly in the spring and summer

  18. Kristi C says

    We are recycling more, trying more natural products, and volunteer at the local food pantry.

  19. Stephanie Phelps says

    We go more natural by growing some of our own food and we try to eat less processed foods!

  20. shelly peterson says

    we are very good at recycling and I try and buy as natural/organic as I can. Hoping to grow my own garden soon.

  21. Rachel H. says

    We live in an apartment but we try and grow as much food as we can in containers. We grow fruit, veggies, and herbs!

  22. Eileen Richter says

    Well I am trying to change what comes into our home as far as food, and i do set a good example of what I eat for my kids. Trouble is getting my husband to change. For community, not able to do much other than share our produce from garden or berries we have in our back yard.

  23. says

    These look so good! As for a natural difference, I try to use the bus, walk or bike as much as possible! It’s one of the easier things to do as a busy grad student.

  24. Wendy B says

    We are very good at recycling even when traveling. If nothing is available, we collect and throw into our recycle containers at home.

  25. Rebecca Parsons says

    We are summer gardeners and winter canned eating. It great to grow the food you need for the winter months.

  26. Kim says

    We are trying our best to cut processed foods out of our diets and only eat/purchase “real” foods without unpronounceable ingredients.

  27. Lisa V. says

    In the hiking community, and am a strong believer in “leave no trace” and will be up other’s trash I find on the trail.

  28. Tabathia B says

    We encourage recycling by donate gently used clothing to the salvation army and sometimes I use freecycle

  29. Sarah L says

    I volunteer at the Denver Botanic Gardens and help bring people and plants together.
    Thanks for the contest.

  30. Samantha says

    I recycle and buy my fruit locally since we can’t have a garden in our apartment. We will have one at our house when we buy one though!

  31. danielle Marie says

    we actually have a vegetable garden. i have a black thumb but my roommate has a gift for it.

  32. Jill Myrick says

    We grow a large vegetable garden every year to can and freeze for the year. We also donate larges amounts of it to the shelters and neighbors in our area.


  33. says

    We cloth-diapered, buy mostly organic foods and personal care products, and we re-use and re-cycle. I also donate a lot of things to women’s shelters and churches in my area.

  34. Karrie Millheim says

    I am trying all natural products and organic. Trying them all out and i love it!!! i recycle , pay attention to my water usage

  35. Laurie Emerson says

    I am making a difference by recycling. I also have a vegetable garden and only use organic products to help keep pests away so there is no harm to the environment.