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Real Simple Podcasts

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Podcasts from the editors and writers of Real Simple Magazine and RealSimple.com. Part of the Panoply Network.

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Podcasts from the editors and writers of Real Simple Magazine and RealSimple.com. Part of the Panoply Network.

iTunes Ratings

72 Ratings
Average Ratings
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7
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8

Designer

By Michigan Designer - Mar 15 2016
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Love this podcast! It’s useful and amusing and relaxing to listen to while working away the day!

Love it!!!!!

By Kitlife.net - Jan 31 2016
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Love the cooking ones the best!!! Look so forward to those!

iTunes Ratings

72 Ratings
Average Ratings
34
15
7
8
8

Designer

By Michigan Designer - Mar 15 2016
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Love this podcast! It’s useful and amusing and relaxing to listen to while working away the day!

Love it!!!!!

By Kitlife.net - Jan 31 2016
Read more
Love the cooking ones the best!!! Look so forward to those!
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Real Simple Podcasts

Latest release on Feb 27, 2017

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Podcasts from the editors and writers of Real Simple Magazine and RealSimple.com. Part of the Panoply Network.

Rank #1: Things Cooks Know: Cleaning Up While You Cook

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It's no one's favorite part of cooking, but it's gotta happen: how to clean up the most elbow-grease requiring messes, in the easiest ways possible. 

Oct 06 2015

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Rank #2: Things Cooks Know: Thanksgiving Desserts

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All about Thanksgiving desserts. 
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Nov 10 2015

28mins

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Rank #3: Adulthood Made Easy: How Am I Supposed to Make Friends?

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Sam and Rachel W. Miller, Senior Lifestyle Editor at BuzzFeed, discuss finding BFFs as an adult, and the need for a service like Tinder—but for making new friends.

Oct 26 2015

21mins

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Rank #4: Things Cooks Know: Fall Baking

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Fall baking...outside of the "pumpkin spice" epidemic, with special guest Samantha Seneviratne. Her new book is called The New Sugar and Spice.
This episode is sponsored by the all-new, totally redesigned Hyundai Tucson. Can an SUV be your escape vehicle? You have no idea. The 2016 Tucson. The official pace car of living.

Oct 13 2015

20mins

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Rank #5: Things Cooks Know: Family Dinners

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Not what to make for family dinner - but more family dinner as a concept. More specifically, is it really so important? And, will we ruin our children if we don't have it? Sarah H. and Sarah K. get to the bottom of all these questions with Jenny Rosenstrach, the creator of "Dinner a Love Story" and the author of two cookbooks.

Oct 20 2015

23mins

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Rank #6: Things Cooks Know: Chili

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The kitchen's best weapon against the onset of cold weather, and the many ways to make it. 

Oct 27 2015

28mins

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Rank #7: The Labor of Love: 36 Questions

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Lori talks with Mandy Len Catron, author of one of the most read pieces ever on the New York Times website: "To Fall In Love With Anyone, Do This." The "this" she refers to is a list of 36 questions to ask and answer with a stranger. The questions were first assembled by the psychologist Arthur Aron. Catron studied the questions, and tried them with an acquaintance a year ago. She explains to Lori what's happened to her and her acquaintance since then.

Mar 09 2016

23mins

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Rank #8: Adulthood Made Easy: How to Make Your Apartment Look Expensive

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Stephanie Sisco, home editor at Real Simple, shares DIYs, shopping secrets, and style advice for decorating your apartment on a budget.

Oct 20 2015

19mins

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Rank #9: The Labor of Love: Sweetbitter

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Lori talks with Stephanie Danler about the unique world of love and sex behind the "employees only" doors of restaurants. Danler is a a former restaurant work and writer based in Brooklyn, New York. She holds an MFA in creative writing from the New School. She is the author of the new novel, Sweetbitter. 

Jul 20 2016

28mins

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Rank #10: Adulthood Made Easy: Your Non-Scary Guide to Open Enrollment

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If you’ve recently received an email about open enrollment season—don’t panic. Sam talks to Jennifer Fitzgerald, CEO of PolicyGenius, to demystify the process.

Nov 02 2015

26mins

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Rank #11: Things Cooks Know: Cooking for Crowds

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Sarah K eases Sarah C's anxieties about cooking for large groups. Tips include making just one big batch item to build the meal around (meatballs, pulled chicken, chicken shawarma) and letting the guests do the assembly themselves (taco night, dinner picnic, bagel-themed dinner party).

Mar 08 2016

20mins

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Rank #12: Adulthood Made Easy: Confronting the Kitchen

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Sam sits down with Real Simple Food Director Dawn Perry for some kitchen fundamentals. They'll talk about cooking essentials from the knives you need to the pantry items. Plus, some quick tips for making cooking part of your after-work routine. 

Jan 02 2017

42mins

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Rank #13: Things Cooks Know: Brunch

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Sarah and Sarah hash(brown) it out over brunch. What should you cook ahead? What should you let the guests prepare themselves? And is booze a yes or a no?

Mar 22 2016

27mins

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Rank #14: I Want to Like You: Complainers

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For some people, complaining is a way of life. Executive coach Linda Swindling talks about the fine line between getting something off your chest and going overboard.

Mar 17 2016

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Rank #15: I Want to Like You: Argumentative People

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We all have arguments, but some people are more argumentative than others. Colby College philosophy professor Dan Cohen explains how to figure out the motivation behind someone's argument, the difference between arguing and actively disagreeing, and when to throw in the towel and let an argument go.

Mar 03 2016

23mins

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Rank #16: Adulthood Made Easy - Job-Hopping: Good Move or Bad Move?

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Sam talks to Bucky Keady, VP Talent at Time Inc and Maxie McCoy of Levo League to find out whether or not you really need to stay at a job for an entire year.

Oct 12 2015

26mins

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Rank #17: The Labor of Love: What Romance Really Means After 10 Years of Marriage

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Lori talks with Heather Havrilesky about how her marriage has become more romantic and deep as it's grown less shiny and new. Heather writes New York magazine’s Ask Polly advice column and Bookforum’s Best-Seller List column, and she is the author of the upcoming book How to Be a Person in the World.

Feb 24 2016

25mins

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Rank #18: Things Cooks Know: Cake

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Cake can be intimidating, but Sarah and Sarah have tips for making everyone's favorite birthday dessert a piece of you-know-what. 

Mar 29 2016

25mins

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Rank #19: Adulthood Made Easy: Gilmore Girls Revival

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Sam and her colleagues sit down to talk about the Gilmore Girls reboot and how Rory Gilmore is portrayed as an entitled millennial who cannot seem to get it together.  

Dec 12 2016

41mins

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Rank #20: A Real Simple Thanksgiving: Your Thanksgiving Etiquette Issues, Solved

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Real Simple’s Modern Manners columnist Catherine Newman and Editor Elizabeth Passarella help you out of your stickiest situations, from where to seat guests to shutting down political arguments at the table.

Nov 01 2016

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Adulthood Made Easy: Sam's Soliloquy

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On the final episode of Adulthood Made Easy, Sam shares what she's learned, what she'll miss and what she won't. Plus, a special guest appearance from her mom.

Feb 27 2017

27mins

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Adulthood Made Easy: Your Favorite Moments

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In this episode, Sam hears from you! We play listener voicemails reflecting on your favorite moments of the show. 

Feb 20 2017

25mins

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Adulthood Made Easy: On Balancing with Ashley Ford

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Ashley Ford is a writer and public speaker living in Brooklyn. She and Sam talk about how to stay informed nowadays while taking care of yourself. 

Feb 13 2017

47mins

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Adulthood Made Easy: There's Really an Adulting School

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Sam speaks with Rachel Weinstein and Katie Brunelle about The Adulting School, their online school that teaches real world skills like handling your finances, how to change a tire, and how to be a healthy adult. 

Feb 06 2017

22mins

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Adulthood Made Easy: It's a Small World

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Sam speaks with the creators of Mavenly & Co. Kate Gremillion and Tallia Deljou, who Sam met through her sorority in college. Their business coaches young professional women focus their career goals. 

Jan 30 2017

37mins

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Adulthood Made Easy: A Roach You Might Just Love

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Last year Amanda Huang made the resolution to get as many free meals in New York City as she possibly could and document it. She talks with Sam about how it worked and how she gave back to the community. 

Jan 23 2017

19mins

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Adulthood Made Easy: 30 Under 30's Rhonesha Byng

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Sam sits down with Rhonesha Byng who recently made Forbes' 30 under 30 list. She the founder and CEO of Her Agenda, a media platform for millennial women. She shares about how starting starting in journalism in high school really made her stand out. 

Jan 09 2017

32mins

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Adulthood Made Easy: Confronting the Kitchen

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Sam sits down with Real Simple Food Director Dawn Perry for some kitchen fundamentals. They'll talk about cooking essentials from the knives you need to the pantry items. Plus, some quick tips for making cooking part of your after-work routine. 

Jan 02 2017

42mins

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Adulthood Made Easy: Becoming a "Financial Grownup"

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Sam talks with financial expert Bobbi Rebell about her new book How to Be a Financial Grownup and a few easy things you can do in January to become a money master in 2017.

Dec 26 2016

25mins

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Adulthood Made Easy: Getting Your Sh*t Together with Sarah Knight

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Sarah Knight author ofThe Life-Changing Magic of Not Giving a F*ck: How to Stop Spending Time You Don’t Have with People You Don’t Like Doing Things You Don’t Want to Do speaks with Sam about her latest book.

Dec 19 2016

38mins

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Adulthood Made Easy: Gilmore Girls Revival

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Sam and her colleagues sit down to talk about the Gilmore Girls reboot and how Rory Gilmore is portrayed as an entitled millennial who cannot seem to get it together.  

Dec 12 2016

41mins

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Adulthood Made Easy: Tackling Modern Dating with Why Oh Why Host Andrea Silenzi

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Sam sits down with Andrea Silenzi, host the modern-dating podcast Why Oh Why, to tackle the question of who should buy the first drink. They'll sample some never-been-aired tape from a single, straight male focus group which attempts to answer the question as well. 

Dec 05 2016

38mins

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Adulthood Made Easy: Mara Wilson, Star of Matilda, on Starting Over

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Sam and Mara talk about her early years in movies, including Mrs. Doubtfire and Matilda, and her journey to becoming a writer.

Nov 28 2016

34mins

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Adulthood Made Easy: Nelufar Hedayat on "The Traffickers" & Post-Election thoughts

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Sam sits down with  international journalist Nelufar Hedayat to talk about her past year's work making a new documentary "The Traffickers." 

Nov 21 2016

41mins

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Adulthood Made Easy: Thanksgiving Orphans

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Sam speaks with two friends who can't make it home for Thanksgiving, so they share the traditions they created instead. 

Nov 14 2016

28mins

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Adulthood Made Easy: Abbi Jacobson on Coloring, Comedy, and Carrying

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Abbi joins Sam to discuss her new book, CARRY THIS BOOK, and how she balances her love of art with her demanding day job.

Nov 07 2016

22mins

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A Real Simple Thanksgiving: How Not to Hate Yourself for Holiday Eating

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’Tis the season for stuffing yourself—and feeling awful about it later. Stop the food-induced shame spiral with expert advice on how to make (at least some) healthy choices and how to be kinder to yourself about inevitable Thanksgiving indulgences.

Nov 01 2016

35mins

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A Real Simple Thanksgiving: Turkey Zen

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Real Simple Food Director Dawn Perry talks with food writer Mark Bittman and Cooking Light editor Hunter Lewis about how to tackle the Thanksgiving bird and everything that goes with it. 

Nov 01 2016

29mins

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A Real Simple Thanksgiving: Your Thanksgiving Etiquette Issues, Solved

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Real Simple’s Modern Manners columnist Catherine Newman and Editor Elizabeth Passarella help you out of your stickiest situations, from where to seat guests to shutting down political arguments at the table.

Nov 01 2016

22mins

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A Real Simple Thanksgiving: How to Manage Your Thanksgiving Regression

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Why do we turn into the worst versions of ourselves when we go home? RealSimple.com editor Lori Leibovich talks to author Jane Isay, comedian Megan Gailey, and therapist Lori Gottleib about how to manage family dynamics without acting out.

Nov 01 2016

29mins

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iTunes Ratings

72 Ratings
Average Ratings
34
15
7
8
8

Designer

By Michigan Designer - Mar 15 2016
Read more
Love this podcast! It’s useful and amusing and relaxing to listen to while working away the day!

Love it!!!!!

By Kitlife.net - Jan 31 2016
Read more
Love the cooking ones the best!!! Look so forward to those!