1 1/2 cups sugar
1/2 cup butter (softened)
2 eggs (beaten)
1/4 tsp. baking powder
1/2 tsp. baking soda
1 1/2 cups flour
3 large bananas that the peel has begun to turn dark (mashed)
1/2 cup walnuts (chopped)
1 teaspoon vanilla extract
Preheat oven to 375*.
Combine sugar, butter and eggs; mix well and set aside.
In a separate bowl, sift together baking powder, baking soda and flour.
Combine the dry ingredients with the wet ingredients; mix well.
Add the mashed bananas, walnuts and vanilla.
Pour into a greased loaf pan.
Bake for 1 hour. (Note: loaf will be very moist.)