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2017 Resolutions That Don't Have Anything to Do With Fitness
Real Simple readers share their goals for the new year. 
22 Solutions That Changed Your Life
Readers' reveal which Real Simple solutions have improved their lives the most. 
Which Book Reminds You of Home?
We asked, and you shared the books that bring you back to home-sweet-home.
What Embarassing Beauty Trend Did You Try in the Past?
This month, readers fess up to the cosmetic crazes and hideous hairdos that were bad for their looks but good for a laugh—at least in hindsight.
What Color Do You Use Most In Your Decorating and Why?
Readers share their favorite shades to live with, from orange to aquamarine—and everything in between.

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Who Is Your Beauty Muse?
The poet and critic Frank O'Hara once wrote: "It is easy to be beautiful; it is difficult to appear so." Here, readers pay tribute to a group of inspiring women whose enduring and seemingly effortless looks have influenced their own.
What Are You Thankful for This Year?
Real Simple readers share what they are thankful for during the holidays.
How Do You Keep Your Main Living Areas Clean?

If your household mess knows no bounds, check out Real Simple readers' clever clutter-busters.