Sam Lauron Sam Lauron is a freelance writer who specializes in marketing, design and entrepreneurship topics. She works as a freelance content creator for creative brands, marketing teams, and B2B companies, writing guides, editorial articles, thought leadership articles, SEO-driven blog posts and marketing resources. Her work has appeared in People Magazine, Travel+Leisure, Real Simple, Healthline, and InStyle. 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.