How to Open a Bottle of Champagne or Sparkling Wine
Sparkling wine makes any gathering instantly more festive. But opening a bottle of champagne, prosecco, or cava can feel a bit like shooting a rocket indoors. To pop and pour like a pro, watch this video.
10 Best Store-Bought Party Appetizers
Are your guests feeling peckish? Silence the squawking with these store-bought snacks—Real Simple’s favorites from more than 150 sampled.
Easy Buns and Braided Hairstyles
For day or night, you can create these pretty, easy-to-do buns and braids in just minutes.
10 Tasty Holiday Cocktails
Playing bartender has never been easier. You can whip up a batch of these spirited drinks in two shakes.
Hangover Cures and Prevention
Last night, you drank some bubbly. This morning, you're deflated. Here's how to cure the after-effects of alcohol, plus tips to avoid them next time.