|12||oz vanilla wafers (approx. 1 box, may use more for trimming the bowl)|
|1||box of Jello instant vanilla pudding|
|½||cup of sugar|
|2||Tbsp vanilla flavoring|
|1||cup of whole milk|
|1||large 16oz tub or 2x 8 oz tubs of Cool Whip|
Mix the sugar and pudding in a bowl with the milk and the vanilla flavoring. Let thicken. Add 1/2 the tub of Cool Whip. Stir well until fluffy. Layer bottom of a trifle bowl or 9 x 13 pan with vanilla wafers. Next layer is 2 or 3 cut bananas Next layer is 1/2 of the pudding mixture. Next layer is vanilla wafers. Next layer is the last 2 or 3 cut bananas. Pour rest of pudding mixture over that. Top with a final layer of Cool Whip. Chill and serve!