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Woman's World December 2, 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!

MONDAY, DECEMBER 2 BUSINESS OF POPPING CORN DAY Try popcorn with a twist What’s not to love about a holiday honoring popcorn? Celebrate with a brownie-bottomed cheesecake topped with caramel popcorn, created by the pros in the Woman’s World test kitchen. To make: Prepare brownie mix as package directs; pour batter into 9" greased springform pan. Bake 20 min. at 325°F. With mixer, beat 16 oz. softened cream cheese, 4 room-temperature eggs and 1 (14 oz.) can sweetened condensed milk 10 min. Pour over brownies; bake 45 min. Chill 2 hrs. Spoon caramel sauce over cheesecake, sprinkle caramel popcorn on top and drizzle with more caramel sauce. SUNDAY, DECEMBER 1 NATIONAL CHRISTMAS LIGHTS DAY Light the night! Guarantee your house lights up hearts! The secret to an effortless but stunning display? Use battery-operated LED strings…

3 min.
relax and have fun this week

AMAZON Travel the world with Mrs. Maisel! Housewife-turned-comedian Midge Maisel is hitting the road in season three of The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel. At the end of season two, Midge was given the offer to head out on tour with musician Shy Baldwin as his opening comedy act. Now she’s performing her stand-up act in some of the best—and worst—clubs in Los Angeles, Las Vegas, Chicago and Miami. And as she establishes herself on the national stage, it has ripple effects on her family and relationships. Look for appearances from Sterling K. Brown of This Is Us and The Princess Bride’s Cary Elwes when the new season kicks off December 6. LIFETIME Get swept away with Matchmaker Christmas! Love is in the air this Christmas! As the company holiday party approaches, Maggie volunteers to help her…

1 min.
it happened this week!

● National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation debuted in 1989. The actress who played Aunt Bethany is also the voice of Betty Boop! ● Julianne Moore was born in 1960. She got her first break on As the World Turns! ● The PEZ dispenser received a U.S. patent in 1952. There have been over 1,500 designs! ● The Young and the Restless aired its 5,000th episode in 1992. It debuted in March 1973. ● “Heaven Is a Place on Earth” topped charts in 1987. Before that, singer Belinda Carlisle fronted The Go-Go’s, the first all-female band to have a #1 album!…

2 min.
this week’s best new books

Fiction HISTORICAL ROMANCE The Princess Plan by Julia London Secrets, scandals and steamy chemistry—this paperback escape has it all! When the secretary of Prince Sebastian of Alucia is found murdered, it’s all London society can talk about… including Eliza Tricklebank. Her gossip gazette has benefited from an anonymous tip about the crime, prompting Sebastian to take an interest in playing detective—and an even greater interest in the beautiful Eliza. Delightful and delicious! CHICK LIT The Confession Club by Elizabeth Berg Bestselling author of nearly 30 inspiring novels, Berg fills her latest charmer with heart. A group of women start a monthly supper club expecting talks, laughs and dinner. But when one woman confesses something intimate, the group begins sharing misdeeds, insecurities and long-held regrets—turning the meeting into “The Confession Club.” An uplifting story of friendship, love and surprising…

3 min.
loneliness turned into love!

Looks like I’m going to be spending Thanksgiving alone this year, Scott Macaulay sighed, as he solemnly breathed in the crisp November air. It was 1985, and the then-24-year-old had experienced a big shift in his life. His parents had split up that summer, which threw a wrench in Scott’s usual Thanksgiving plans. But even though he wasn’t sure how he’d celebrate the day, he suddenly felt determined not to spend it by himself. There must be other people in my same boat, he mused, deciding to put an ad in the local paper: If for some reason you think you might be alone on Thanksgiving and don’t want to be, I’ll cook Thanksgiving dinner for you. Just give me a call. “My goal is to replicate the feeling of a meal surrounded…

1 min.
3 surprising cures for feeling lonesome!

1 Dive into a good book “Reading creates in the brain the same feeling of belonging as being part of a group,” says psychologist Shira Gabriel, Ph.D. “It’s equivalent to visiting a good friend!” 2 Wish others well Studies show that simply offering a kind thought (like May you feel loved and cherished today) to other lonely hearts instantly helps us feel more connected and peaceful. 3 Soak in a warm bath Yale researchers report that a taking a warm bath can trigger an effect called “embodied cognition,” in which the brain links physical warmth to feeling loved and valued.…