Monday, September 28, 2009

Happy Fall

This morning Colette (4 yr. old) and I made banana bread, wrapped each loaf and put it in a bag with a tag that she made. It was an easy and fun project and we plan to give them as gifts. Below is the recipe we used. It was given to me years ago by my husband's secretary and is the only one I ever use. Enjoy!


1/2 C. butter
1 C. sugar
2 eggs
1 t. vanilla
1 1/2 C. flour
1 t. baking soda
1/2 t. salt
1/2 C. sour cream
1 C. mashed bananas
1/2 c. chopped pecans or walnuts

Cream together the butter and sugar. Add eggs and vanilla. Sift dry ingredients. Alternate dry ingredients with sour cream. Beat well. Fold in bananas and nuts. Bake in 350 degree oven for 1 hour or until brown.
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Steph said...

YUM! I made banana bread yesterday and we ate it at Annette's house. Fun!

Anonymous said...

Love this! What a great idea! I was looking for something I could do as a small office giveaway for fall....Thanks! I think the folks in Tommy's office are going to like this!

Stacy Burnett said...

Thanks for my surprise! I loved it! The tag was so cute!

I'm sorry about the alarm going off. :(

asneely said...

Yea! I can hardly wait to get into it. Thank you! Sorry we didn't get to see you when you brought it by.