July 2008

Real Simple

Time, Inc.

  • Rockefeller Center
  • New York, NY



Monthly except bi-monthly December/January

$28.95 per year/$39.95 for Canada per year

Life Made Easier

abc Real Simple xyz is simply a guide book to living in today’s modern world.  This magazine covers everything from food, beauty, fashion, home decorating, gardening, exercise, health and much more.  The presentation is always timely and manner taking into account the time of year and what is going on in our busy lives be it weddings (June), Christmas (December), etc.

Recent subjects covered include:

  • 99 Low Cost Organizing Ideas
  • Unique Go-To Gifts For Dads, Grads And Brides
  • Realistic Ways To Tame Your Schedule
  • Which High-Speed Internet System Is Right For You
  • Mouth Watering Summer Recipes
  • How To Pick The Right Sun Block
  • The Right Way To Wear A Tunic

The most wonderful part about abc Real Simple xyz is that the advice is practical and pertains to just about every family in America.  Most articles like this month’s piece on bathroom makeovers include before and after photos and helpful hints.  All of the information is presented in a budget conscious manner.  Regardless of your income these tips will apply.  Everything is done with ease and simplicity in mind.   abc Real Simple xyz is real ideas for real people.  Very interesting and a good monthly read.

Reviewer: Monika Earle, FIDM Library Staff Member