Laura Fenton Laura is a small-space and sustainable living expert. A journalist with more than 20 years of experience writing for the leading home magazines and websites, she is the author of two decor books The Little Book of Living Small and The Bunk Bed Book. Highlights: * 20+ years experience writing for national magazines * Author of The Little Book of Living Small (2020) and The Bunk Bed Book (2022) * Former Lifestyle Director of Parents magazine (2013-2019) About Real Simple Real Simple, a Dotdash Meredith Brand, is an award-winning, trusted online resource for 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.