- Preheat oven to 350 degrees.
- Lightly grease one large loaf pan.
- Mix flour, sugar, baking powder, salt and baking soda together.
- Cut in shortening or butter with pastry blender.
- Add mashed bananas and eggs.
- Stir in nuts, cran-raisins, chocolate chips or similar ingredients to taste.
- Bake at 350 degrees for 1 hour.