Inside The Magazine

5 Life Lessons We’ve Learned From Mr. Rogers

Reflections on kindness and compassion from everyone’s favorite neighbor.

How to Release Stress

Pros explain how to recover from bouts of stress. 

Can I Make My Own Bubble Bath?

Real Simple answers your questions.

How a Patient Renewed My Faith in Medicine

What was your “a-ha!” moment? In the first runner-up of this year’s Life Lessons essay contest, a voice from the past reminds Yasmine S. Ali, MD, why she chose the increasingly difficult path of being a doctor.  

The Best Blush

These super-flattering winners—out of 50-plus tested—will really get you glowing.

What’s the Kindest Thing a Stranger Has Ever Done for You?

Your answer may appear in the magazine or on RealSimple.com.

Which Comes First, Vacuuming or Dusting?

Real Simple answers your questions.