recipe
Aug
24
2007

Recipe of the Day: Easy Apple Bread

1/2 c. butter room temp
3/4 c. sugar
2 eggs
1 tsp. vanilla
2 c. flour
1 tsp. soda
1/2 tsp. salt
1/3 c. sour milk or orange juice
1 c. chopped cooking apples (no need to peel)
1/3 c. chopped walnuts

Directions:
In mixer, cream butter and sugar. Add eggs and vanilla. Combine flour, soda and salt. Add to mixture and alternate with liquid. Add apples and walnuts. Turn into greased 9×5 loaf pan. Bake for about 1 hour at 350.

How easy is that??? I think this is what I am making for breakfast Monday morning…Apples on the first day of school is a tradition around here.  

UPDATE ON MY MOM:We don’t have to take my mom the long trip to get much needed two units of blood.  Her doctor arranged to have it done here in our little town at the hospital.  We are both very thankful for that.  And I will just imagine that when she recovers from this little inconvenience she will feel somewhat better/stronger.  I know from being anemic before I had my hysterectomy (a year ago this May)that you feel pretty punkish all of the time.  Just weak and generally drained.  She won’t feel great but she will feel much better I think. I will drop her off about 8 am, get her settled in and then check on her about noon.  She will come home this evening if all goes well. 

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Paula

I just found your blog and have to say I love it! I’m sorry to hear your Mom’s not doing well. Best of luck with everything.
Paula

I will be praying for your mother. It is good news that they can do this close to home.

Thanks for the recipe. I am going to try this maybe this week-end.

Have a good day and week-end.
Pat

Recipe looks delicious and easy.

So very glad to hear that your mom is able to have a transfusion close to home. That will be so much better on her, and you.

How many more hours till hubbie gets home? :)

156 hours – Thanks for asking! I got Mom all settled in and she will be there all day. I came home to get a little work done and then will go back and see her at lunch and then pick her up when she is ready to come home.

i’m so glad they found a solution that’s easier on your mother (and you) ya’ll continue to be in my prayers!

the apple bread sounds yummy, can’t wait to try it.

Just found your blog and love the recipes! Will be back to try them and see what new ones you have cooking. Lime cookies? Really? Yummy!

the apple bread is spot on! one loaf disappeared immediately and the other was confiscated to eat on the way to a church activity this morning! thank you for sharing it with us all!! i posted it on my blog with a link back to you and a plug for your blog. if this is poor blog etiquette, let me know and i’ll remove it.

I am happy to have the link! Thanks and glad you all enjoyed the bread!