Isaac Winter

Isaac Winter is a fact-checker and writer for Real Simple, ensuring the accuracy of content published by rigorously researching content before publication and periodically when content needs to be updated. Highlights: Helped establish a food pantry in West Garfield Park as an AmeriCorps employee at Above and Beyond Family Recovery Center. Interviewed Heartland Alliance employees for oral history project conducted by the Lake Forest College History Department. Editorial Head of Lake Forest College's literary magazine, Tusitala, for two years.

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Latest from Isaac Winter
How to get motivated for retirement (cake with golf clubs)
How to Get Motivated to Begin Your Retirement Planning
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These All-Natural, Homemade Weed Killers Actually Work
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These Stylish Board Game Sets Double as Decoration
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Picking the Right Time to Buy a House Can Help You Save—or Get You in Your Dream Home More Quickly
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8 Healthy Food Rules Nutrition Experts Want You to Follow
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A Guide to Healthy Fats vs. Unhealthy Fats
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Knowing Your Anger Style Will Help You to Finally Manage It Better—Here's How
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8 Resolutions You Can Actually Stick to for a Happier, Healthier New Year
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Feel Like You Ate Too Much? Here’s How to Recover From a Huge, Filling Meal
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According to One Book-Obsessed Writer, Audible on Amazon Is Leading the Charge in the Audiobook Industry
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How You Stretch Matters—Avoid These 7 Common Mistakes to Stay Limber and Injury-Free
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3 Nutritious Reasons to Eat Spaghetti Squash—and Tasty Recipes to Make
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The 6 Sweetest Health Benefits of Blackberries
401k distributions - what to know, guide to minimum distributions, and more
How 401(k) Distributions Work
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6 Ways Medjool Dates Can Make You Healthier—and How to Eat More of Them
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The 10 Tastiest Ways to Eat More Kale—Even if You're Over Kale Salad
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How to Put Your Money Back Into Native Communities on Indigenous Peoples Day (and Every Day)
5 Health Benefits of Chamomile Tea
5 Chamomile Tea Benefits Your Body and Mind Need
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Brussels Sprouts Are as Good for You as They Are Delicious—Here Are 7 Reasons to Keep Eating Them
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Can Turmeric Help With Workout Recovery? Plus, Recipes That May Reduce Muscle Soreness
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Your Body Needs Soluble and Insoluble Fiber—Here's the Difference, and How to Get Both From Healthy Foods
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Is It Safe to Use Buy-Now-Pay-Later Services Like Affirm, Afterpay, and Klarna? Here's What You Need to Know
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Experts Say These 7 Things Will Make Your Skin Look Older
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Total Compensation Is More Than Salary—Here's How Much You're Worth