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Why Canning Means More to Me Than Just Preserving Produce

Chloe Benjamin wanted a way to contribute to her modern marriage—without sacrificing her values. In preserving, she found a way to share her love. 

What Eco-Friendly Changes Have You Made?

Real Simple readers share their green tips.

This Is Everything That Was Big on Amazon Prime in 2017

Call us biased, but we’re pretty excited about the most-read magazines.

What Is a Great Gift for the Person Who Has Everything?

Maybe Mom finally realized that she has all the kitchen utensils she needs. Or you can’t bear to add (again) to Aunt Matilda’s compact collection. It’s time to think out of the gift box. Try one of these clever suggestions, courtesy of Real Simple readers.

10 Ways to Be Happier

How happy are you―really? If there’s room for improvement, try one of these suggestions.

Why Are My Hands Swollen After I Exercise?

Real Simple answers your questions.

What Is Your Favorite Thanksgiving Shortcut?

Real Simple readers reveal their best time-saving tips.

The Only Marriage Advice You’ll Ever Need

At Real Simple, it’s part of our jobs to speak to experts on how to live better, easier, and more fulfilling lives. And perhaps nowhere is that more interesting than when it comes to the unique difficulty of maintaining a satisfying, healthy relationship long-term. Over the years, we’ve spoken to dozens of experts on what exactly makes happy couples tick. And while all of their advice is worth considering, we’ve distilled it down to the only 10 tips you really need to know.

The Best Red Lip Color

It's a year-round classic and a holiday-look staple. Here, the six best ways to go bold.