Editor Archive: Real Simple

The Top Jobs for Work-Life Balance Are…

What do a social media manager, a firefighter, and a law clerk have in common? Turns out, they might be some of the very best jobs for a healthy work-life balance.

July 23, 2014 at 12:17 PM | General

How to Make a Manicure Last Longer

Gel nails are the latest in manicure trends because they last an impressive two or even three weeks. That said, they’re not for everyone.

May 14, 2014 at 1:10 PM | Beauty

Cheap Ways to Make an Outfit Look Expensive

The biggest fashion trends need not drain your budget—in fact, subtle touches like zippers, small sequins, and beating with a matte finish usually pass for good quality even when made inexpensively.

April 3, 2014 at 10:12 AM | Fashion

How to Dry Clothes Faster

If you’ve put the dreaded chore off until the last minute, use these two tips to ensure your clothes are dry by the time you have to be out the door.

A Better Way to Vacuum

Does it feel like you vacuum all the time, but with minimal results? Unless there’s something wrong with your machine, the problem could actually be in your method.

January 23, 2014 at 11:16 AM | Home