The Best Home Decor from the Huge Nordstrom Sale

When the best of what a department store has to offer is up to 40 percent off, the time is right for giving your home a few small upgrades.

Home Upgrades That Pay Off

These 10 around-the-house improvements are well worth the investment.

How to Choose the Perfect Paint Color

We asked the experts for their no-fail picks.

How to Do Laundry

A no-spin guide to washing clothes, car-seat covers, and nearly everything in between.



The $7 Cleaning Gadget Real Simple Editors Swear By

This one tiny tool is a major time-saver.

Gifts for Any Level Gardener

Do you know someone who finds endless satisfaction cultivating her garden or digging his arms elbow deep in dirt? Here, you’ll find a variety of gift options ranging from a sturdy acacia wood potting bench to a pair of tried and true work gloves. These are no garden variety gifts.

Beloved Paisley Arm Chair Dead at Age 36

We’re sad to say it won’t be missed.

5 Bedroom Decorating Ideas

Create a dreamy space with these budget-friendly tricks.