Best Banana Bread
Makes one loaf
½ c. softened margarine
1 c. sugar
2 eggs
1 tsp. vanilla
3 mashed bananas
1 tsp. baking soda
2 c. flour
½ c. semi-sweet chocolate chips (optional)
  1. Preheat oven to 350° and make sure rack is in the middle of the oven.
  2. Cream butter, sugar, eggs, and vanilla, and baking soda.
  3. Beat bananas in separate bowl with hand mixer. Then add bananas and mix thoroughly.
  4. Mix flour into batter thoroughly.
  5. Pour into parchment lined 9x5 loaf pan.
  6. Bake at 350° for 1 hour or until toothpick comes out clean.
  7. Cool for 10 minutes before removing from pans to wire racks