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Cooking with Heller Coley Reed!

Healthy-ish Banana Bread

3 very ripe bananas
1 medium apple, peeled, cored, and cut into small cubes
1/2 cup sugar
1 egg
1 1/2 cup whole wheat flour
1/4 cup applesauce
1 tsp baking soda
dash salt
1 cup chocolate chips
Ground cinnamon
Butter or oil spray


Preheat oven to 325 degrees. Butter or spray a loaf pan and set aside.
Mash bananas with fork and combine with cubed apples. Stir in remaining
ingredients in order given, adding chocolate chips (or walnuts, raisins,
whatever, if desired!)

Pour mixture into prepared loaf pan. Sprinkle cinnamon and sugar on top
(optional). Bake for 1 hour or so (check at 45 minutes). Cool for 10-15
minutes in the loaf pan. Enjoy!
“I ate it too fast to take a picture”
——- Valerie Bluestein