Banana Bars


1/2 c. Soft butter or margarine

2 c. Sugar

3 eggs

1 1/2 c. Mashed bananas (about 3 medium)

1 tsp. Vanilla

2 c. Flour

1 tsp. Baking soda

Pinch salt



1/2 c. Softened butter

1 - 8oz. pkg softened cream cheese

4 c. Powdered sugar

2 tsp. Vanilla extract


In a mixing bowl, cream butter & sugar. Beat in eggs, bananas & vanilla. Combine the flour, baking soda and salt; add to creamed mixture and mix well. Pour into a greased 15x10x1 pan. Bake at 350 degrees for 25-30 min. Done when toothpick inserted into center comes out clean.

Frosting: Cream butter & cream cheese in a mixing bowl. Gradually add powdered sugar & vanilla; beat well &  spread over bars.