At times I favor sunshine over rain because I want to be able to go outside with my kids. I will never stop hating heat though. Everyone was so happy to see the sun yesterday. I got a headache. So instead of hanging out in the heat (for the record, I did take the kids to the park in the morning) we did a "rainy day/Shannon proclaimed heat day" activity. We made banana bread using a recipe found in Blake's High Five magazine.
I used whole wheat pastry flour for the majority of the flour portion and decreased the amount of sugar:
Blake did most of it himself:
Cooling it off quickly so we could try a piece:
It ended up being one of the best banana bread loafs I have ever had! Go High Five.