10 No-Cook Dinner Sides

Here’s your solution for the dog days: Quick stove- and oven-free recipes for fresh produce.

44 Great Hostess Gifts

Need a creative thank-you idea for your gracious host? These seasonal picks will show your gratitude—and maybe even snag another invitation.

These Fourth of July Cupcakes Actually Explode

Impress every kid (and adult) at your party with these super fun and easy to make treats.

20 Easy Steak Dinners

Craving meat? Indulge in one of these simple yet tasty steak recipes—sides included.

6 Trader Joe’s Snacks You Need at Your Summer Party

Real Simple staffers share their favorite grocery picks for simple, fuss-free hosting.

7 Stylish Picnic Blankets for Dining Alfresco

Complete your picnic or beach outing with these outdoor blankets.

Discover the Summer Entertaining Style for Your Myers-Briggs Personality Type

To thine own self be true — and to your outdoor entertaining style, be even truer.

55 of the Best Ice Cream Shops in the Country

Massachusetts, Minnesota, New Jersey and Pennsylvania are the states to visit.

Frosé (Frozen Rosé) Is the Hottest Drink of Summer

This wine slushie couldn’t be more appealing—or Instagram-friendly.

Homemade Ice Cream Recipes

These frozen treats are so simple to make―and so incredibly delicious―that they’ll make you rethink the store-bought pint.