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Tuesday, December 20, 2011

chocolate chip banana cake with peanut butter frosting

Making this from scratch with some help from my Braveheart boy.  Looking so good in the oven, yum. Smells so good. I wish I had photo room for you!!

It looks so great cooling on the oven....

Ok, so it looks very stinking good and it ended up tasting even better..I would recommend that, in future, one would use 2 round baking pans and cook accordingly for it being more fully done in center.

This one's a keeper but not many of the family were overly excited about it.  Mom and I loved it, hubby had left over pie so we'll get back to you, one boy wasn't keen on the PB frosting, one oldest picky one 'doesn't eat stuff with banana in it' and one girl doesn't like PB at all and my last kid..well he likes everything but not sure he tried it yet tonight!!

Peace out...folks, it was fun to bake and want to again, it's been awhile what with the whole living at a hospital thing....

Have fun in the kitchen...




1 comment:

Tonya said...

I will say though, it wasn't as good as I hoped after it was done and later bite..most of the kids couldn't jive with it..so this will go down as fun, good, but not a repeat recipe!!

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MAGNANIM'ITY, n. [L. magnanimitas; magnus, great, and animus, mind.] Greatness of mind; that elevation or dignity of soul, which encounters danger and trouble with tranquillity and firmness, which raises the possessor above revenge, and makes him delight in acts of benevolence, which makes him disdain injustice and meanness, and prompts him to sacrifice personal ease, interest and safety for the accomplishment of useful and noble objects.