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Real Simple September 2008Anita Calero

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In This Issue

Thoughts, p. 10
 
 The Simple List, p. 18
 
 Editor's Note, p. 39
 
 Contributors, p. 40
 
 Everyday Celebrations
Making tomato sauce? Turn it into a party and invite a few friends, p. 43
 
 Your Words
What is the best book your book club has read?, p.53
 
 Solutions
 
Life Lessons

Noelle Howey on the surprising virtues of being a quitter, p. 85
 
 The Quiz
Are you fashionable?, p. 92
 
 The Motivator
Take the sting out of criticism. Life coach Gail Blanke offers suggestions for both giving and receiving feedback, p. 213
 
 Credits, p. 284
 
 Reality Check
Directions for dinner, thanks to Google Moms, p. 288
 
 Real Simple To Go, p. 290
 
 
 

The Guide

Style
  Beauty
  Life
 
  • With new technology comes new social protocols. Navigate today’s rules with ease, p. 153
Body
 
  • Reduce stress in two weeks with daily tips that will take you from frazzled to free as a bird, p. 163
Home 
  Moneywise
 
  • Real Simple’s monthly pages on saving money: how to create a flexible investment plan, ways to cut down on clothing expenses, and the average kid’s allowance, p. 191


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