Christie Calucchia Christie is a Lifestyle Ecommerce Editor at Dotdash Meredith. She writes and edits stories about home decor, organization tools, kitchen gadgets, beauty essentials, and fashion finds for Real Simple, Southern Living, and Better Homes & Gardens. Previously, she was an Assistant Editor at MyDomaine, where she covered interior design trends, career topics, and celebrity news. She has five years of experience writing, editing, and strategizing. Her work can also be found on InStyle, People, Health, Shape, Martha Stewart Living, and more. About Real Simple Real Simple, a Dotdash Meredith Brand, is an award-winning, trusted online resource for smart, authentic solutions to simplify your life. We reach 11 million readers a month. Our content is written by experienced journalists and fact-checked for accuracy. Learn more about us and our editorial guidelines.