New Year's Resolutions

Nothing says time for a fresh start like the beginning of a brand new calendar year. This time around, choose a resolution you’ll actually stick with—not one you’ll have long since forgotten by Valentine’s Day. No matter what your goal is, we can help, with easy-to-follow, actionable advice. Want to finally get healthier? Don’t try to take everything on at once. Instead, we’ve identified 15 small changes to make for a leaner, healthier you. You can also find simple fitness plans and workout advice. Looking to get your home organized? We have nine small cleaning resolutions that will make a big difference. Want to work on your relationship? Here are 10 resolutions every couple should make. Absolutely no idea where to start? We also have a list of 100 resolution ideas, plus advice on how to keep those promises to yourself once you make them, too. Your new year starts here.

6 Exercises to Do At Home (When the Gym Is Crazy Crowded)

Don’t let a jam-packed gym (or freezing cold weather) keep you from meeting your fitness goals. All you need for this workout is a steady surface, like the back of a chair or couch.

15 Steps to a Leaner, Healthier You

Add one of these simple tweaks to your everyday routine—and see why the best way to lose weight may also be the easiest.

How to Start Working Out (If You Basically Haven’t Moved Since Halloween)

If you’ve pretty much been planted in the couch cushions since that candy binge in October all the way through New Year’s Eve cocktails, here’s how to start exercising and establish a fitness routine you’ll actually stick with.

9 Small Cleaning Resolutions You Should Make in 2017

When it comes to keeping the house neat and tidy, don’t make sweeping resolutions you’ll abandon long before it’s time for spring-cleaning. Instead, break those dreaded jobs (doing laundry, scrubbing the tub) down into small chores you can squeeze in here and there. These tiny changes to your routine will help keep the house clean and orderly—with minimal time and effort.

11 Things Healthy People Never Say

Changing your words could help you change your life.

2017 Resolutions That Don’t Have Anything to Do With Fitness

Real Simple readers share their goals for the new year. 

10 Resolutions Health Experts Wish You Would Make

Forget the same-old goals you'll abandon by February 1. Try these fresh new ideas instead.

31 Days to an Organized Closet

It’s time to tackle your messy, cluttered closet. Here, we show you how to do it one day at a time.