- Preheat oven to 350 degrees
- Put 1/2 C. shortening, 1 C sugar, and 3 mashed bananas into a mixing bowl and mix well.
- Add 2 eggs, one at a time. Mix well.
- Add 2 Cups flour, 1 tsp. baking soda, and 1/2 tsp. salt. Mix just until it is incorporated.
- Stir in 1/2 c. pecans if you want
- Pour into sprayed or greaesd loaf pans.
- Bake for 1 hour or until center is set