Olivia Barr Olivia joined RealSimple.com in 2018 as the photo manager. Prior to Real Simple, Olivia worked for O, The Oprah Magazine, Health, and Rolling Stone, for both print and digital. She received her BFA from Syracuse University and lives in New York City. 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.