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Woman's World

Woman's World October 31, 2016

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

1 min.
borrowed from the blogs!

“If you don’t have a food marker, use black icing. If you don’t have chocolate frosting, use melted chocolate chips.” —Norene Cox of PartyPinching.com Purr-fect for Halloween: Turn Oreos into black cats! Need a Halloween party treat in a flash? Nothing could be easier than these clever goodies from Noreen Cox of PartyPinching.PartyPinching.comcom—they’re quick to make with Oreos, canned frosting and candy! Make ’em yourself! • 1 can (16 oz.) chocolate frosting• 24 green M&M’s candies• 12 Oreo cookies• Black edible color marker• 12 orange pumpkin-shaped or round sprinkles• 24 chocolate chips • Frost backs of 2 green M&M’s and place on top of each Oreo. Using black edible marker, draw eyes in middle of M&M’s. With toothpick dipped into frosting, attach 1 pumpkin sprinkle upside down to cookie for nose. Dip flat part of…

1 min.
what makes me happy !

“We always find a reason to laugh!” It was pouring rain on our wedding day. But 30 minutes before our ceremony, the skies started to clear and things went off without a hitch! Right afterward, though, the rain picked back up. So my husband and I decided to take cover inside a rustic barn and take some silly photos. There’s nothing in the world like laughing with someone you love, and this photo never fails to bring a smile to my face! You deserve a little lift! “The only person you are destined to become is the person you decide to be.” Ralph Waldo Emerson Do you have a happy moment to share? E-mail a clear photo and description of it, along with your name, address, phone number and e-mail, to: Happiness@WomansWorldMag.com. Or mail…

2 min.
brighten your halloween with black cat cuteness!

Whether you want to add a little magic to your Halloween or just love cuddling up with your favorite feline, these cat-tastic finds are bound to bring a smile to your face! Bottle stopper, $10 at SurLaTable.com. Topstitched pillow, $29.50 at Pottery BarnKids.com. Trick-or-treat bag can be personalized! $19.50 at Pottery BarnKids.com. Mug, $13.98 for set of 2 at WorldMarket.com. Make a bottle of wine into an extra-special gift with this cute cover! $8.99 by Celebrate Halloween Together at Kohls.com. “Mini meow” baby costume, $29.99 at Halloween Costumes.com. Chair decoration, $9.95 at Pier1.com. “Hocus pocus” kitchen towels, $13.99 for set of 2 by Celebrate Halloween Together at Kohls.com. Earrings, $25 by Betsey Johnson at Macys.com. Helping others makes you more attractive! Forget a cute dress or lipstick: The best way to look extra-attractive is to be helpful! A new British Journal…

1 min.
it happened this week!

• Versatile stage and film actor Jerry Orbach, best known as Detective Lennie Briscoe on Law & Order, was born in The Bronx in 1935. Another beloved role he’s far less famous for? Voicing Lumiere in Disney’s Beauty and the Beast, and in Beauty and the Beast: The Enchanted Christmas and Belle’s Magical World! • The cult horror movie Halloween—starring Jamie Lee Curtis in her film debut as babysitter Laurie Strode—was released in 1978. The film’s budget was so tight, Curtis bought her costumes at JCPenney for less than $100! • Original Mouseketeer Annette Funicello was born in 1942. Her big break came at age 12 when Walt Disney saw her dancing the lead in Swan Lake in Burbank, California. She later starred in several movies, including Babes in Toyland and the…

1 min.
make delicious pumpkin drinks!

Toast with a pumpkin spice margarita! Rich, sweet pumpkin pairs perfectly with a salty margarita. Start by making pumpkin simple syrup: Combine 1 can pumpkin purée, 1/2 cup brown sugar and 2 cups water in a saucepan over low heat. Stir for 15 minutes; remove from heat, cool and strain. Combine the juice of 1/2 a lime, 2 oz. tequila, 2 oz. pumpkin simple syrup and 1/2 oz. orange liqueur in an ice-filled cocktail shaker. Shake well and pour into a salt-rimmed glass. Start the day with a pumpkin smoothie! Combine 1 cup milk, 1 cup ice, 1/2 cup pumpkin purée, 1/2 cup Greek yogurt, 1/2 tsp. pumpkin pie spice, 1/4 tsp. vanilla extract and 1 frozen banana in a blender and process until smooth. It’s a vitamin-packed breakfast that doubles…

2 min.
have fun this week!

Don’t miss the World Series! Baseball fan? Cheer on your favorite team by watching the 2016 World Series on FOX, starting on October 25th. Check local listings for air times. Bring tissues to this tween tearjerker! Based on a children’s fantasy novel, A Monster Calls follows 12-year-old Conor (Lewis MacDougal) as he goes on an incredible journey of courage. With a sick mother (Felicity Jones), a harsh grandma (Sigourney Weaver) and bullies at school, Conor copes by retreating into a fantasy world. Things begin to look up when he meets a “tree monster” (Liam Neeson) who guides him through life’s hardest lessons. In theaters October 21st. Honor heroic animals! Tune in to a heartwarming Hallmark special honoring courageous canines! The 6th Annual American Humane Society Hero Dog Awards is a red-carpet gala celebrating remarkable acts…