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.
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.
Outdoor Toys to Keep the Kids Occupied This Summer
Take these to the beach or the park for some family fun.
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.
11 Barbecue Appetizers You’ll Be Serving all Summer
As you season the steaks and fire up the grill, satisfy hungry guests with an assortment of savory starters. Just make sure they save room for the feast ahead—including dessert, of course.
Insect-Repellent Clothing You’ll Actually Want to Wear
Affordable bug-resistant picks for men, women, and children will help the whole family enjoy the outdoors without all the itching.
8 No-Bake Desserts for When It’s Too Hot to Turn on the Oven
Savor the long, laid-back days of summer with delicious and low-effort no-bake desserts.