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Recent Articles by Meredith Bodgas
Jul 3, 2018 1:00 pm
3 Changes You Must Make to Follow Your Dreams
In today’s busy world, it’s easy to lose sight of what’s truly important. We push our dreams to the side and settle for a life where we’re merely keeping up with everyday demands. And many of us...
Apr 16, 2018 11:00 am
The Original 'Mickey Mouse Club' Cast Is Unrecognizable Now
The original Mickey Mouse Club cast was truly iconic. Whether you watched these blossoming artists when they first appeared on TV or only saw them in reruns later on, it's hard to deny the star...
Dec 18, 2017 11:55 am
See the Royal Family Christmas Cards Every Year Since Prince Charles Married Princess Diana
The British Royal Family had been sending out Christmas cards well before Princess Diana came into their lives, but the often formal portraits took on a whole other look once she and Prince Charles...
Aug 15, 2017 8:00 pm
From our Halloween Party Fun! issue: Print the label for our From-Scratch Dracula Cookies
What you’ll need: • 32-oz. jar with lid, such as a pasta sauce or canning jar • Small piece of black-and-white striped or Halloween-themed paper • Beacon Fabri-Tac glue • About 8” of 1/2”...
Aug 10, 2017 12:13 pm
4-Ingredient S'mores Pull-Apart Bread Is the Dreamy, Gooey, Easy Treat You'll Make Again and Again
Whether you call it monkey bread or pull-apart bread, these grabbable, doughy bites are intensely mouthwatering. Every ball in the dessert ring is packed with marshmallowy, chocolatey, graham...
Jun 30, 2017 2:16 pm
9 Funny Things Only First-Time Grandparents Do
What do grandparents do? Well, plenty of things. Mainly, a lot of saying "yes" when the parents say "no." But there's a lot more to it than that — and frankly, it's all a heck of a lot of fun....
Jun 30, 2017 2:03 pm
11 Life Lessons Dogs Teach Us Best
Dogs can teach us about some of the most important things in life. Here are just a few examples: 1. Anything is accomplishable with the right treat. --Rachel Silverman, Brookline, MA via GIPHY 2....
Jun 29, 2017 11:25 am
8 Things Everyone Needs to Know Before Attending a Funeral
We all know that funerals can be quite emotionally charged events. As well as grieving for the person who has died, it can be difficult to know how to behave, what to wear and what to say,...
Jun 21, 2017 4:25 pm
Beloved Teddy Bear Decoration Stolen from Family Yard Gets Replaced By a Note
ORMOND BEACH, FL -- It was an unbearably cute sight that brought joy to neighbors who passed it: an oversize stuffed bear in seasonally appropriate attire lounging outside the Gibel family's home....
Jun 21, 2017 3:49 pm
What a Fan Confessed About Mr. Rogers Has Shattered Every Heart Years Later
Nearly everyone who knew Fred Rogers in real life said that his kind, gentle on-screen persona was identical to his true self. But this inspirational story shows they may not have realized just how...
Jun 21, 2017 3:39 pm
Bride Buys $10,500 Dress, Then Makes Brazen Request
Extravagant weddings seem to be the norm these days, and one wife-to-be didn't want hers to be any different. As one of her friends, "Hayley," explained to MamaMia.com.au, this particular bride,...
Jun 14, 2017 2:45 pm
Elderly Veteran's Accident at Kroger Brings Shoppers and Staffers Together to Preserve His Dignity
ROME, Georgia -- It could've been a humiliating situation. Instead, it set off a chain of generous acts for an inspirational story that's warming hearts across the country. An older gentleman...
Jun 13, 2017 4:08 pm
Why Elizabeth Taylor Wore Jewelry from an Ex-Husband When She Married Eddie Fisher
It's a little-known fact that sounds scandalous: When Elizabeth Taylor exchanged vows with fourth husband Eddie Fisher, she wore a beloved heart pendant, given to her from a former husband. But the...
Jun 13, 2017 3:41 pm
When She Learned Rejected Puppy's Name, She Knew He'd Save Her Life
Roni Beth Tower is the author of the memoir, Miracle at Midlife: A Transatlantic Romance, published by She Writes Press. She is also a clinical psychologist trained in epidemiology who did the...
Jun 12, 2017 2:56 pm
10 Signs You and Your Spouse Are Truly Meant to Be
1. You almost met each other before you actually did. After years together, you discovered you were in the same place at the same time--or almost the same time--but for one reason or another your...
Jun 12, 2017 2:30 pm
I Knew Everyone at My Husband's Memorial Service Except for One Man. And He Wound Up Changing My Life
Marcia Mabee is the author of the memoir <a href="http://amzn.to/2rAqTxh" target="blank">Naked Mountain, and she blogs on NakedMountain.net. She shared part of her powerful story with...
Jun 12, 2017 2:09 pm
'My Parkinson's Disease Caused 4 Car Accidents in a Year. Then, I Learned How to Use Uber'
Gail Potter is a single 70 year old living in Atlanta. She shared her story of taking herself off the road exclusively with WomansWorld.com. I had not gotten my driver's license when I turned 16;...
Jun 9, 2017 4:30 pm
A Mom Was Filming Her Kids Playing, When an Earth-Shattering Noise Froze Them Like Statues
If you watch the below kids' video with the sound off, as I originally did, it seems ripped from a horror movie. Children are gleefully swinging on a playground until some unseen force beckons them...
Jun 9, 2017 4:11 pm
10 Princess Diana Quotes That Prove She Was Truly the 'People's Princess'
We can't believe it, but somehow it's been nearly 20 years since Princess Diana's life was tragically cut short. She certainly crammed a lot of experience into her 36 years and shared a lot of...
Jun 7, 2017 1:17 pm
How Cardinals Helped Me Know My Boys Were Safe While Fighting in Afghanistan
Cardinals often serve as powerful messengers from Heaven, letting us know that we’re watched over and protected, as Woman’s World reader Elaine Strasser of Wesley Chapel, Florida, discovered. She...