Life Strategies

18 Time-Saving Tips

Ingenious ideas from (and for) busy women everywhere.

9 Things Your Handwriting Says About You

Use this primer to analyze it, then improve your style with five troubleshooting tips.

21 New Year Quotes to Start Your Year off Right

New Years is all about fresh starts and new beginnings. Why not kick off 2018 by sending a funny or inspiring message to friends and family? Here are our favorite quotes for the New Year.

6 Clever Items to Simplify Your Life

Real Simple’s mission, through its 17 years, has been to simplify your life with smart finds like these.

I Blamed My Body For Everything That Went Wrong. I Wish I Hadn’t Wasted The Energy.

How I finally accepted my body shape and stopped letting it interfere with my life.

Simple Solutions for Fashion Emergencies

No need to dial 911—these genius tricks will save the day.

New Year, New You

It’s 2018! Start the year off right with small, manageable changes to your lifestyle.

5 Ways to Increase Your Willpower

The following five strategies will help you hold your ground—no matter what temptations are luring you in the opposite direction.

9 Secrets of Motivated People

Real-life strategies that will help you to actually accomplish the goals you’ve set for yourself this year.

5 Ways to Get Along Better With People

Your coworker may drive you up the wall, but you’ve decided you’ll no longer rise to her bait. Try these tips for improving your relationship with her—and anyone else who pushes your buttons.