8 Unexpected Games Real Simple Staffers Swear By

Stuck inside (or staying in by choice)? Try one of these family-friendly, editor-approved boredom busters.

Meet the Woman Who Scored a Top Job at the NBA

Prominent attorney Michele Roberts has spent most of her career working on high-stakes criminal and corporate cases. Now executive director of the National Basketball Players Association, she uses her defensive skills to protect the rights of 400-plus pro ballers. Roberts, 59, talked to Real Simple about courting change, being decisive, and realizing that other people's biases are their problems, not yours.

This Van Gogh Painting Has Come to Life

Art enthusiasts should head to Chicago for this once-in-a-lifetime rental.

February: The Portable Veblen

Book club chooses read by Elizabeth Mckenzie



4 Types of Couples (And Which One Is Most Likely to Stay Together)

The way daters interact may predict whether their relationship will last or not. 

This Event Aims to Make Sure No Middle Schooler Eats Alone

A national school initiative hopes to reach one million students.

45 Books to Get Kids Through Life's Trickiest Transitions

When words fail you—or your teenager tunes them out—it’s helpful to have someone else’s. “The beauty of books is that kids can be self-reflective, without the anxiety they might feel talking about their own situation,” says Pauline Jordan, Ph.D., a child psychologist in Greenwich, Connecticut. Consider this expert-recommended list a learning library for every age and stage.