5 Sweet potatoes 1/2 cup butter, softened 1/2 tsp vanilla 1/2 cup sugar 2 eggs 1/2 cup milk Trim ends and peel sweet potatoes. Boil for 45 minutes or until soft. Beat with ingredients above and spread into 9x13 dish. TOPPING 1 cup brown sugar 1/3 cup butter 1/2 cup flour 2 cups chopped pecans Mix ingredients and spread over top of sweet potato mixture. Bake at 350 degrees for 30 minutes.