Real Simple launched by Time inc. in 2000, features articles and information related to homekeeping, childcare, cooking and emotional wellbeing. The magazine is distinguished by its clean, uncluttered style of layout and photos. Real Simple is a monthly women's interest magazine. Out of the 7.6 million readers, 90% are women. The current editor is Kristin Van Ogtrop.Real Simple made its television debut in 2006, with a half-hour segment airing on the Public Broadcasting Service (PBS). It also launched a show on TLC entitled Real Simple Real Life.