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Woman's World July 26, 2021

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 NA
R 36,04
R 897,18
52 Issues

in this issue

3 min
fill your week with smiles!

SATURDAY, JULY 31 COTTON CANDY DAY Toast to summer fun! Who says cotton candy is just for kids? Enjoy an adult spin on the fluffy confection with a colorful cocktail incorporating the treat! To make Cotton Candy Dreams: Fill a champagne flute ¾ of the way with pink sparkling wine. Fill another champagne flute ¾ of the way with blue curaçao liqueur. Top each glass with a puff of cotton candy. To enjoy, push the cotton candy into the glass before drinking. The treat will enhance the color of the cocktail and add an extra bit of sweetness! Makes 2 drinks RIDDLE OF THE WEEK Food for thought I am always running, but never get tired or hot. What am I? Answer in lower-right corner WEDNESDAY, JULY 28 WORLD NATURE CONSERVATION DAY Harvest joy! Growing your own fruit and veggies is…

1 min
start your week with a laugh!

“I try to stay on my diet, but I keep slipping” Q What did one wall say to the other wall? A I’ll meet you at the corner! “Isn’t that cute? She bought herself a little stool to sit on and watch us shred her chairs!” Kids are fUnNy! We went out for a family dinner a few weeks ago and I decided to order catfish. Once the waiter walked away, my 4-year-old daughter, Isla, began to cry. When I asked her what was wrong, she exclaimed, “I don’t want you to eat the kitty!” — J.P., Hartford, CT Answer: refrigerator Getty (3); Shutterstock; Adobe Stock (2). Text: Shay Trotter…

3 min
relax and have fun this week

DISCOVERY+ Escape into the garden with Martha Gets Down and Dirty! Enjoy the benefits of gardening—without actually having to get your hands dirty!—as you watch Martha Stewart roll up her sleeves and share her best tips and tricks for planting, decorating and more. Learn Martha’s secrets for everything from growing tomatoes and caring for houseplants to hosting a barbecue and mixing up her famous “Martharita.” Plus, celebrity guests like Brooke Shields, Al Roker and Ellen Pompeo pop in for Martha’s help with their planting projects. No green thumbs required! Stream it now. MOVIE Get swept up in the thrills of Stillwater! How far will a father go to uncover the truth and prove his daughter’s innocence? Bill Baker, an American oil-rig roughneck from Oklahoma, travels to Marseille, France, to visit his estranged daughter, who is…

1 min
it happened this week!

• One Life to Live premiered in 1968. The popular Emmy Award–winning show aired for 43 years. • The scooter was patented in 1917 and became a must-have summertime toy. Today, it’s even an extreme sport. • Andy Gibbs’ “I Just Want to Be Your Everything” topped charts in 1977. It was nominated for a Grammy in 1978. • Dairy Queen opened its doors in 1940. They sold soft-serve cones, ice cream by the pint and quart, and sundaes, which cost only 8 cents. • Astro Pops were created in 1963 after two rocket scientists decided to quit their jobs and create the rocketshaped candy instead. Getty; Jessica Forde/Focus Features; Disney; David Bloomer/Netflix; @duolingo; Everett Collection; Alamy (2); Shutterstock; Leaf Brands LLC…

2 min
this week’s best new books

Fiction ROMANCE How Sweet It Is by Dylan Newton Brimming with witty banter, sweet characters and sizzling charm, this rom-com follows event planner Kate Sweet, who is famous for making her clients’ wedding dreams come true. But when her best friend ropes her into planning the launch for a bestselling horror book, she is surprised when she meets the book’s handsome author, Drake Matthews. Soon, sparks fly and this unlikely duo may be the plot twist no one expected! COZY MYSTERY A Hex for Danger by Esme Addison Coastal settings, magic and danger…this whodunit has it all! Aleksandra “Alex” Daniels is busy running her family’s herbal apothecary business in Bellamy Bay, while also helping her friend Celeste plan the annual Mermaid Festival. But chaos ensues as renowned artist Neve Ryland arrives in town to paint a…

1 min
3 creative ways to find the time to care for you!

1 Play care bingo! Put $5 from a few friends into a pot and search online for a “self-care bingo card.” Find one that has the spaces pre-filled or fill in with your own ideas, like “take a walk” or “sleep in.” Mark off the activity once you’ve done it and whoever fills a self-love row first gets the pot. 2 Make a ‘love me’ jar! Make a list of activities you love but that you struggle to fit in, like getting a manicure or painting. Then write each activity on a piece of paper and place them in a jar. Once a day, pull one from the bowl and try to do it! Low on time? Search “self-care activity generator” on Google for daily nurturing ideas. 3 Set a joy reminder Download the free…