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Woman's World November 18, 2019

A great week made easy! Woman's World is written for the traditional, family-oriented working woman. Each issue delivers a feel-good mix of heart-warming human interest stories, practical everyday solutions for work and home, and mouth-watering recipes.

United States
Heinrich Bauer Publishing, L. P.
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52 Issues

in this issue

3 min.
fill your week with smiles!

SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 17 HOMEMADE BREAD DAY Whip up toasty yum! It’s surprisingly easy to make your own bread bowl, says Jillian Wade of FoodFolksAndFun. net. Her secret? Start with frozen bread dough. To make her bread bowls: Thaw 1 lb. of dough in the fridge overnight. Shape into 3 equal balls; set on a parchment-lined baking sheet and brush with a beaten egg. Lightly grease plastic wrap and loosely cover the dough. Let rise in a warm place for 2 to 3 hours. Remove plastic; bake for 25 minutes at 350°F. When cool, cut the top off each “bowl” at a 45°-angle. Use your fingers to form a well, then fill with soup. Makes 3 bowls. JOKE OF THE WEEK Instructor: “Welcome to salsa class! Who’s ready to learn how to dance?” Me, hiding a…

3 min.
relax and have fun this week

TV: FOOD NETWORK Wow at the baking magic on Macy’s Thanksgiving Cake Spectacular! On your mark…get set…bake! Watch Maureen McCormick host as four of the country’s best bakers compete to create edible masterpieces that pay tribute to the floats and balloons from the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade. Only one cake artist can win the grand prize of $10,000, plus tickets to the parade. Last year’s cakes included Tom Turkey, the Grinch and Santa’s sleigh. See what this year’s contestants bake up on November 17. SPECTRUM Revisit an old favorite with Mad About You! Twenty years after the final episode aired, Mad About You is back! Jamie and Paul Buchman are still living in a New York City apartment and are as happy as ever. There’s just one thing: They have to learn how to navigate…

1 min.
it happened this week!

● Meg Ryan was born in 1961. Her iconic role in When Harry Met Sally… almost went to Molly Ringwald! ● Ann Curry was born in 1956. The renowned journalist has earned two Emmy Awards for her news stories. ● Rocky and His Friends debuted in 1959. The animated series was originally broadcast every Tuesday and Thursday night after American Bandstand. ● “Wake Me Up Before You Go-Go” by Wham! topped the charts in 1984. It went on to win a Grammy for Best Pop Performance. ● Steel Magnolias premiered in 1989. It earned Julia Roberts her first Oscar nod for Best Supporting Actress.…

2 min.
this week’s best new books

Fiction HISTORICAL FICTION City of Scoundrels by Victoria Thompson Drama, suspense and secrets… this captivating WWI saga has it all! Elizabeth Miles is an ex-con turned Lady, whose husband, Gideon, prepares wills for drafted soldiers. Soon, Gideon meets Tom Preston, who requests a new will to give his estate to his secret wife. But when Tom is killed, his greedy family comes after his fortune, so Elizabeth and Gideon must secure Tom’s riches for his wife and their child—legal or not. COZY MYSTERY Thanksgiving in Paradise by Kathi Daley Bestselling author of more than 75 novels, Daley is known for her delightfully fun cozy mysteries—and her latest in the Tj Jensen Paradise Lake Mystery series is no exception. When an explosion at the town hall on Halloween trapped Tj under a pile of rubble, she was…

4 min.
“a little love can open minds and change hearts!”

After a long day, Jessica Rodriguez turned on her television and got ready to unwind with one of her favorite things: watching documentaries. Searching through available titles, one immediately caught her attention: a documentary called Miss You Can Do It, about Abbey Curran, the first woman with a disability to compete at the Miss USA Pageant. As an employee of Arc Broward, a nonprofit organization dedicated to providing opportunities for people with disabilities in her South Florida community, Jessica loved to learn more about the people who touched her life every day, and to see them living their dreams. But as the program chronicled Abbey’s journey, as well as the pageant she had founded for girls with disabilities in her home state of Iowa, Jessica’s interest turned to inspiration. We have to do…

1 min.
3 easy ways to make anyone feel beautiful—inside and out!

1 PERSONALIZE COMPLIMENTS! “Telling someone they are kind or have a caring heart elevates the average compliment by speaking to who the person is versus what they did,” says psychologist Joshua Klapow, Ph.D. Bonus: Personalized, heart-centric compliments help people feel less lonely! 2 SCHEDULE PRAISE! “Every Monday I send out short texts to friends or co-workers, saying things like, I want to let you know that I see and admire you,” says physician and life coach Starla Fitch, M.D. In fact, studies show that regular intervals of praise increases the self-worth, joy and motivation of recipients and praisers! 3 ASK FOR FOUR Image consultant Ginger Burr suggests asking loved ones to find four words to describe their inner beauty. Then, speak those words back to them when they need lifting up. Says Ginger, “They’ll be…