Family

The Surprising Effect Disney Princesses Can Have on Your Daughter

Those movies might not all be as “safe” as they seem.

5 Ways to Stop an Argument ASAP

Remember these tips in the heat of the moment. (Heat of the moment includes but is not limited to: yelling at spouse about dishes, yelling at kids to stop yelling at each other, yelling at everyone about politics.)

Survey Says Bringing Your Dog to Work Makes Everyone Happier

Turns out, pet-friendly offices are great for morale.

The Last 9/11 Service Dog Has Passed Away at 16

She was given a hero’s farewell. 

This Is Who You Should Marry

One author shares her best advice on what to look for in a partner.

The Best Products for Overnight Camp Packing

Two organizing pros share their favorite picks.

Facebook Might Be Making New Moms More Insecure

New research suggests all those pictures on your feed could have a deeper meaning.

How to Deal With Your In-Laws When They’re Driving You Crazy

Real Simple’s etiquette expert offers her best advice for dealing with your partner’s family.

How to Plan a Family Weekend Getaway

Real Simple asked experts, including travel-industry insiders and seasoned parents, for tips on executing the perfect summer weekend getaway, so you can take your show on the road more successfully.

5 Writers on the Powerful Bond Between Dads and Daughters

Reflections on that cozy, complicated, heartwarming, wondrous, one-of-a-kind relationship—in pictures and words.