Looking for a new way to set a table? Need to remove an ink stain? Fresh out of toothpaste? From imaginative ideas to innovative tricks to in-a-pinch fixes, "Real Simple Solutions" is packed with hundreds of easy and inspired ways to help you live better. Following the success of "The Organised Home", their top-to-bottom guide to streamlining your surroundings, the editors of "Real Simple" have compiled hundreds of creative and practical everyday solutions for every part of your life - encompassing cooking, cleaning, decorating, entertaining, dressing, grooming, working, and more. With no-nonsense content and large, lush photos, this stunning hardcover book does double duty as an indispensable household resource and stylish addition to the coffee table. "Real Simple Solutions" resolves life's little complexities - and allays the stress that accompanies them. The book is chockablock with ideas that are smart, surprising and easy to do, and perhaps best of all, cost little or no money Whether they're step-by-step directions for hand-washing delicates, a soup-to-nuts list of pantry essentials, or new uses for newspaper, readers are guaranteed rock-solid, timeless information and advice. Inspired by the magazine's perennially popular "Simple Solutions" section, the book logically organizes ideas by activity and presents each chapter in a consistent, clear, and artful fashion, page after page.