Julie Bensman Julie Bensman is a writer and producer with over a decade of editorial and brand experience. She created and hosts RSVP Abroad, a travel show on BBC World News. Other clients include Marie Claire, Los Angeles Magazine, Park Hyatt, and Reebok. She holds a Junior Wine Executive certification and a hefty set of Delta miles. 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.