Banana Bread with Candied Walnuts

by Anne Papina on August 19, 2013

Nothing beats the aroma of baking bread, although I suppose that could be said about most baked goods, not just breads. While nothing pleases me more than warm bread slathered in butter, I don’t do much baking myself. And when I do bake, I mostly stick with simple things such as quick breads and drop […]


Banana Nut Bread

by Anne Papina on July 13, 2005

This recipe makes great use of those overripe bananas, with or without the nuts! Banana Nut Bread   Save Print Prep time 15 mins Cook time 60 mins Total time 1 hour 15 mins   Author: Anne Papina Recipe type: Bread Ingredients ½ cup butter flavored vegetable shortening ⅔ cup sugar 2 large eggs 1 […]


Tropical Smoothie

by Anne Papina on February 22, 2002

Tropical Smoothie   Save Print Prep time 10 mins Total time 10 mins   Recipe type: Drink Serves: 1-2 Ingredients 1 cup plain nonfat yogurt 1 large banana, peeled, cut into pieces ½ cup guava nectar ½ cup coconut-pineapple nectar or juice 4 ice cubes Instructions Combine all ingredients in a blender and blend until […]