Shopping & Storing

The Best Granola

When it's crunch time in the morning or snack time at your desk, it's nice to have some granola squirreled away. Real Simple staffers sampled 187(!) varieties to find the best.

10 Things You Should Not Refrigerate

Certain items are at their prime when stored at room temperature.

37 Easy Salmon Recipes

The recipe variations on “the king of fish” are as inventive as they are numerous.

How to Store and Use Fresh Herbs

You needed just one sprig but had to buy a whole package. What can you do with the leftovers?

7 Creative Back-to-School Lunches

The back-to-school crunch is upon us. This year, instead of that slightly squished PB &J, send the kiddos to school with one of these fresh lunch box ideas.

11 Mini Super Bowl Snacks That Will Make the Crowd Go Wild

From mini burgers and sloppy Joes to cheesy single-serve nachos, these bite-sized apps make the perfect game day spread.