Rochelle Stidham

E-T Publisher

It doesn’t get any easier than these tasty recipes for the busy mom! Before preparing that big Thanksgiving meal, take a break and whip up something fast and convenient for your family this holiday season. Happy eating!

Do you have a great recipe for moms on the go? Send it to rochelle.stidham@empiretribune.com.

Sunday dessert

Submitted by

SYLVIA EVANS

Ingredients:

1 pound cake or angelfood cake (store bought)

1pkg. instant pudding mix

1 can of your favorite fruit or fresh strawberries

Cool whip

Directions:

Slice cake and mix pudding according to directions. Layer slices of cake on plate,spoon on a scoop of pudding, add spoon of fruit, and top with cool whip.

Soda Chicken

Submitted by

AMANDA COLLINS

Ingredients:

2 lbs skinless chicken pieces

1 - 12 oz soda

1/2 cup ketchup or barbecue sauce

Directions:

Place all three ingredients into a crock pot and cook on low for eight hours. Serve with rice.