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Woman's World November 25, 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!

THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 28 THANKSGIVING Wow your crowd! These turkey cupcakes are surprisingly easy to decorate, say the pros in the Woman’s World test kitchen. To do: Tint vanilla frosting with red, orange and yellow food coloring; transfer to separate pastry bags fitted with a petal tip like Wilton #104. Start by piping red feathers along the edge of a chocolate cupcake in a rainbow shape. Repeat with orange and yellow frostings as shown. Stir a bit of cocoa powder into vanilla frosting and transfer to a pastry bag fitted with a ⅜" round, plain tip to pipe the turkey’s body and head. Place candy eyeballs on the turkey’s face. Pipe wattle, beak and feet with red and orange frosting. Refrigerate to set, about 1 hour. WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 27 TIE ONE ON DAY Spread love! Tying…

3 min.
relax and have fun this week

TV: NBC Celebrate a milestone with Dolly! “It was always my dream to be on the Opry,” recalls country music icon Dolly Parton. She made her first appearance on the Opry stage when she was 10 years old and became an official member on January 4, 1969. This year, she’s celebrating her 50th anniversary with a concert like no other with tributes from country stars Hank Williams Jr., Emmylou Harris, Toby Keith, Dierks Bentley and Lady Antebellum. Then Dolly takes to the stage to sing some of her most famous hits including “Jolene” and “Here You Come Again.” Tune in to Dolly Parton: 50 Years at the Grand Ole Opry on November 26. MOVIE Put on your sleuthing cap with Knives Out! Agatha Christie fans will love this modern-day murder mystery where everyone is a…

1 min.
it happened this week!

• Lucille Ball and Desi Arnaz wed in 1940. Ten years later, they starred together on the hit show I Love Lucy. • Christina Applegate was born in 1971. She made her TV debut as a baby in a diaper ad! • Singer Randy Travis was named the year’s #1 Country Artist at the first-ever Billboard Music Awards in 1990. • Disney’s Aladdin hit theaters in 1992. Artists based Aladdin’s appearance on Tom Cruise, and Jasmine’s on Audrey Hepburn. • The Bodyguard debuted in 1992. The film has the top-selling soundtrack of all time, with more than 37 million copies sold.…

2 min.
this week’s best new books

Fiction HUMOR Twisted Twenty-Six by Janet Evanovich Bestselling author Janet Evanovich, best known for her hilarious tales of adventure, is back with another novel in the beloved Stephanie Plum series. Stephanie has doubts about Grandma Mazur’s upcoming marriage to local gangster Jimmy Rosolli. But when he drops dead 45 minutes after saying, “I do,” his “business partners” come for his wealth. Now Stephanie must jump in to protect Grandma—at all costs! ROMANCE The Bromance Book Club by Lyssa Kay Adams Fans of rom-coms will flip for this fun, swoon-worthy tale! When second baseman for the Nashville Legends, Gavin Scott, finds out his wife, Thea, has been unhappy in their marriage and wants a divorce, he’s totally crushed. Desperate, Gavin finds help from an unlikely source: a secret romance book club made up of Nashville’s top alpha…

4 min.
spreading hope—one cupcake at a time!

Unwrapping a present from beneath the Christmas tree, 11-year-old Michael Platt’s face lit up with joy. “TOMS shoes!” he cried. “Thank you, Mom!” But as he opened the box to try on his new shoes, a card fluttered to the floor. “What’s this?” Michael asked curiously, picking it up to read an overview of the TOMS business model. “Cool—they give one pair of shoes to someone in need for every pair of shoes they sell!” Michael exclaimed, ecstatic that his Christmas present would actually help someone too. Michael had always been mindful of the need around him, having grown up learning about the inspiring legacy of Martin Luther King Jr. from his deeply passionate mother and grandparents. In fact, Michael had a passion of his own: baking. Maybe I can find a way…

1 min.
3 ways to be a kindness cultivator!

1 Turn your busy into moments of caring! “On Black Friday, I do what I call ‘RAK’ Friday, where I show random acts of kindness while shopping—like handing out coupons or gift cards,” shares Tamara Letter, author of A Passion for Kindness. “It helps me brighten people’s day, even in the midst of all the bustle!” 2 Change your focus “When I focus on joy, I realize I find more joy!” says Letter. “So an easy way to cut through life’s noise and be kinder to ourselves and others is to simply choose a positive ‘focus word’ to say when things get hectic—like patient, loved or brave.” You’ll instantly start feeling, seeing and sharing what you focus on! 3 Make a schedule Empathy and caring are like muscles, explains Letter—the more you use them the…