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Woman's World

Woman's World

April 19, 2021
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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.

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Country:
United States
Language:
English
Publisher:
Heinrich Bauer NA
Frequency:
Weekly
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52 Issues

in this issue

3 min.
fill your week with smiles!

WEDNESDAY, APRIL 21 NATIONAL TEA DAY Savor spring flavor! Kick back and relax with a refreshing glass of iced tea! This easy recipe from the experts in the Woman’s World test kitchen transforms plain iced tea into a flavor-packed sip. To make Berry-Laced Iced Tea: Brew 1 qt. of tea using four tea bags. Sweeten with ¼ cup of honey and chill. Just before serving, stir in 1 liter of chilled lemon-lime seltzer and 1 pint each of frozen halved strawberries and frozen raspberries. Ladle mixture into glasses and garnish with lemon wedges. Serves 8 JOKE OF THE WEEK A tee-rrific start An avid golfer, Mary couldn’t help challenging her son to a game of golf. But she was in for quite a surprise when, on the first swing, he got a hole in one. “Okay,”…

1 min.
start your week with a laugh!

“During the operation I had a true out-of-body experience, and I have to tell you, there is a lot of dust on top of those lights!” Q Why did the police officer go to the baseball game? A He heard that someone had stolen a base! “We’ll be a little late. Ed got a primo parking space and he needs a little gloat time” Kids are fUnNy! My twin 9-year-olds are homeschooled, and one afternoon I was teaching them about Shakespeare. I wrote “William Shakespeare (1564–1616)” on the whiteboard, when my son suddenly piped up, “Is that Shakespeare’s real phone number?” —S.N., Omaha, NE…

3 min.
relax and have fun this week

MUSIC Feel your spirit soar with new tunes from Harry Connick Jr.! Searching for comfort and peace to ease his soul during his time in quarantine last year, Harry Connick Jr. retreated to his home studio. After seven months, he emerged with a brand-new album filled with songs that he wrote, arranged, sang and played instruments on. This new record, Alone With My Faith, is a collection of traditional hymns like “Amazing Grace” and “Because He Lives”—along with new songs that reflect how he stays hopeful by leaning on his faith. Listen at HarryConnickJr.com. NETFLIX Laugh out loud with Nailed It! Feel enthralled as home bakers with little to no cooking skills re-create edible masterpieces to the best of their ability for the chance to win $10,000. Hosted by comedian Nicole Byer and chef Jacques…

1 min.
it happened this week!

• Loretta Lynn’s “She’s Got You” topped country charts in 1977. It was a remake of a 1962 Patsy Cline tune. • Pigs in a blanket were popularized following their debut in Betty Crocker’s Cook Book for Boys and Girls in 1957. They even have their own unofficial holiday! • Simon & Schuster published the first crossword puzzle book in 1924 and sold more than 100,000 copies. • Leg warmers and leotards became a popular fashion trend after Jane Fonda released her first workout video in 1982. • The musical Annie debuted on Broadway in 1977. The Oscarnominated film followed five years later.…

2 min.
this week’s best new books

Fiction WOMEN’S FICTION Summertime Guests by Wendy Francis Idyllic coastal settings, drama, dynamic characters…this story has it all! With its rich history and glamour, the Seafarer hotel is the place to be. Four strangers are all there one weekend: bride-to-be Riley; Jean-Paul, the hotel’s manager; Claire, a recent widow; and Jason, whose getaway with his girlfriend isn’t going well. During their stay, another guest falls to her death. Then a secret links the strangers and changes each of their lives. ROMANCE Winner Takes All by Sandra Kitt A beloved author of more than 20 swoon-worthy novels, Sandra Kitt returns with the first installment of her new The Millionaires Club series. Jean Travis’ job is announcing lottery winners on TV—and she’s shocked to find that Patrick Bennett, her teenage crush, is the new winner. It’s been years, but when…

4 min.
“each little box of joy has the power to heal so many hearts!”

“Ready?” Shalini Samtani asked, gazing down at her daughter. As her sweet child nodded, eyes wide with excitement, Shalini’s heart swelled. She’s so resilient, she mused. Even after everything she’s been through. Born with a rare immune disorder, Shalini’s little girl had been in and out of the hospital countless times in her short life. But this latest stay was particularly heartbreaking, as it meant that she would be missing Halloween at home. Thankfully, the doctors had come up with their own plan for children spending the holiday in their care. And as the New Jersey family made their way to the hospital basement, they were overjoyed to find that each department had set up their own themed stalls, where, instead of candy, they offered dollar-store trinkets to each trick-or-treater. Moving from…