Take Back Your Mornings

Always frazzled in the a.m.? Find smart morning strategies, quick breakfast ideas, and other ways to speed up your daily routine.

Make Your Day Better

9 Ways Science Justifies Your Coffee Addiction

Go ahead and pour yourself another cup—it’s good for you.

What Is Your Best Tip for Getting the Day Off to a Good Start?

It’s not easy to begin your morning on the right foot when you wake up on the wrong side of the bed. This month, Real Simple readers share the A.M. rituals that help them rise and shine.

9 Energy Boosters

Feeling sluggish? A few simple tricks can help you feel more awake.

The Best Single-Serve Coffee-Makers

Want instant caffeinated gratification with no mess? Real Simple and Jamie McCormick, the owner of New York City’s Abraço Café, tested 29 pod models. These were the most buzz-worthy.

How To Make Pancakes

Weekend mornings are made for pancakes, but getting them to turn out just right can be stressful―especially when you’re cooking for a crowd. Whether you’re starting from scratch or using a mix, try the simple how-tos in this video for perfect pancakes.

17 Tasty Yogurt Recipes

Get a dose of dairy morning, noon, and night with these easy yogurt recipes.


Quick Breakfast Ideas

How to Solve 9 Sleep Problems

Expert advice for anyone who tosses and turns at night.

Better Sleep Strategies for Allergy Sufferers

Dust and pollen allergies are often overlooked sources of sleep disruption. A few tips to help you make it through the night.