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One stick of butter melted

2 cups graham cracker crumbs

2 eggs

2 sticks of butter softened

2 cups confectioner’s sugar

3 or 4 sliced bananas

1 can crushed pineapple drained

1 lg. container of cool whip

¾ cup chopped pecans

½ cup chopped cherries

  • Combined melted butter and cracker crumbs
  • Pat into a 13 x 9 x 2 inch pan,  set aside.
  • With an electric hand or stand mixer, cream eggs, 2 sticks of softened butter, and confectioner’s sugar together for at least 15 minutes.
  • Spread over the prepared graham cracker crust
  • Layer first with bananas, then pineapple, and lastly the Cool Whip
  • Sprinkle with pecans and cherries
  • Refrigerate overnight
  • Cut into squares to serve

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