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Woman's World

Woman's World September 5, 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.
celebrate with red, white and blue punch!

“I love making fun themed foods for holidays—and my kids love fun drinks!” says Sara of MomEndeavors.com. So the former teacher used her science know-how to layer up a fruity red, white and blue drink the whole family can enjoy! And for extra-sweet fun, she added Twizzler straws you can eat! “To have this turn out with good layers, you have to have different densities—so different sugar contents—for all the different liquids used. The bigger the difference in the densities, the better the layers will look!” —Sara of MomEndeavors.com. Make it yourself! • Cran-cherry juice• Nonalcoholic piña colada drink• Blue raspberry drink • Ice• Twizzlers Twists and Twizzlers Pull ’n’ Peel candy • Start by filling glass about 1/4-1/3 of the way up with drink with highest sugar content per serving (red in this case).…

1 min.
what makes me happy !

Happiness@WomansWorldMag.com “Baking makes me happy!” I enjoy baking treats, and it’s most gratifying for me when I get to share them with the people I love! There’s something about taking a few simple ingredients and mixing them all together into a delicious treat that makes my day. This photo of my dad, a World War II and Korean War veteran, was taken when he was 92 years old and enjoying a blueberry cake I’d made him. I love seeing him smile! You deserve a little lift! “The first step getting toward somewhere is to decide that you are not going to stay where you are.” Unknown…

1 min.
start your week with a laugh !

“Well, my mom has more Twitter followers than your mom!” Q How do oysters call their friends? A On shell phones! “You know the old saying, ‘Where there’s smoke, there’s a man barbecuing.’ ” Kids are FUNNY! My nine-year-old son invited a new friend over for dinner. As soon as I put their plates on the table, my son began eating his meal. His friend stared at him in disbelief and said, “Don’t you bless your food before you eat it?” My son quipped, “No! My mother’s a good cook!” —Elaine Vars, Jackson, TN…

2 min.
must love dogs!

These darling pooch-themed finds are sure to make everyone smile! And they make perfect presents for animal lovers! How sad music makes you happier! Do you secretly love tunes about heartbreak and loss? There’s a reason for that: A new study in PLOS ONE journal reveals that sad music actually boosts your mood! It makes you feel nostalgic for your past and reminds you of the people closest to you—and that’s enough to trigger joyful feelings instead of the blues! To remember better, break a sweat! Working out can boost your memory on the spot! A new Current Biology study found that people who did a brief workout after learning something new had an easier time recalling that info later! Scientists say even gentle exercise like walking activates brain areas responsible for memory. PARENTING NEWS! Snacking…

1 min.
it happened this week!

• One of the best-loved films ever made, The Wizard of Oz, premiered at Grauman’s Chinese Theatre in Hollywood in 1939. Although based on L. Frank Baum’s book The Wonderful Wizard of Oz, MGM watered down the novel considerably, deeming scenes like one in which the Tin Woodman uses his axe to decapitate 40 wolves sent to destroy Dorothy too gory to film! • Nine-month-old Henry VI became the King of England in 1422 upon the death of his father—and a few weeks later was named the King of France when his grandfather Charles VI died! • Frankie Valli’s “Grease” topped the singles charts in 1978. Although Valli did not appear in the movie of the same name starring John Travolta and Olivia Newton-John, another singing Frankie was: Frankie Avalon played Teen…

3 min.
have fun this week!

Bake up Girl Scout flavor at home! Pillsbury has partnered with the Girl Scouts on baking mixes that let you whip up cupcakes and brownies flavored like Thin Mints and Samoas! At $3.29 per mix, they’re even cheaper than a box of the cookies. In supermarkets now! Catch the biggest event in tennis! America’s oldest and grandest tournament, the U.S. Open, kicks off this week! Matches start August 29th and continue until September 11th, giving you plenty of time to see the world’s best players compete. Check out the televised matches live from Queens, New York, on ESPN and the Tennis Channel, and visit USOpen.org for more info. Sip a strawberry “shortshake”! Add some sweetness to your Labor Day with a strawberry “shortshake” —a milkshake inspired by the classic American strawberry shortcake dessert! This decadent…