Loving Loaf Be The First To Review By Anonymous recipe Comments | 0 Favorites | 1 Print If you like vanilla wafers and pecans, you’ll love the topping on this loaf. Loving Loaf Ingredients 1/2 cup melted butter1/3 cup white sugar1 1/2 cups crushed vanilla wafers1 cup chopped pecans 1 cup butter, softened2 cups white sugar4 eggs1 cup milk2 teaspoons vanilla extract2 2/3 cups all-purpose flour1 1/2 teaspoons baking powder1 teaspoon salt Instructions 1 Preheat oven to 350 degrees F (175 degrees C). Grease two 8×4 inch bread pans. 2 Prepare the topping by combining the 1/2 cup butter, 1/3 cup sugar, vanilla wafers and pecans. Mix together well and press into the bottom of prepared pans. 3 Cream butter and sugar together. Add eggs one at a time and beat well. Combine milk and vanilla. 4 Sift flour, baking powder, and salt. Add to batter, alternating with milk; beat well. Pour into prepared loaf pans. 5 Bake in preheated oven at 350 degrees F (175 degrees C) for 1 hour, or until a toothpick inserted into the cake comes out clean. Remove from oven and cool on wire rack.