Zero Waste Muslim in The Kitchen

We have been following the zero-waste lifestyle for almost 10 years now. I don’t have an exciting story where you’d lived in a mansion surrounded by all the fancy things in the world and then had an epiphany and embraced a zero-waste lifestyle. I have a rather humble story to share with you. We have always lived a frugal life…

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How to Stay Calm During Uncertain Times

  Are you feeling confused lately? Exasperated and angry? Do you feel powerless as a parent or as a mom because of the current political turbulence? Maybe you’re asking what can I do as a mom? If you’re flooded with questions and emotions during these uncertain times, then know that you’re not alone. We all are in the similar boat,…

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5 Frugal Things from This Week

Here are 5 frugal things from this week 1. All the meals and snacks were made at home from scratch. Chips and bread were bought from Trader Joe’s.   2. We brown bagged the meals that were eaten away from home. Reusable lunch bag, Pyrex container, silverware and a cloth napkin are what it makes this meal a zero waste…

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Get Paid to Clear Clutter from your home

We all have clutter in some areas of our lives. This unuseful mass of stuff drains your mental energy because you know that you’re supposed to do something about these things and every time you look at them you take a mental note to postpone this dreadful event to “some other day”. This postponing takes time and creates stress. It’s…

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My November Simple & Frugal Updates

This post will be a recurring feature on Simplymuslimmom which will be updated every month inshaAllah. We live a frugal life without debt and interest alhamdulillah. Our simple, frugal lifestyle motto is to live well, pay less while finding the best value for our money. What does frugality mean to us? Live a balanced life while taking control of our…

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Simply Muslim Mom’s Simple Thanksgiving Meal

We celebrated a simple Thanksgiving day at┬ásimplymuslimmom home. What exactly do we celebrate? We celebrate all the blessings from Allah(swt). Some years we exchange gifts, this year was not one of them. I had to do little bit of planning to pull off a Thanksgiving meal this year because our fridge is not working for almost a week now. We…

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Simply Muslim Mom’s Black Friday Shopping

A lot of sales are going right now for Thanksgiving i.e Black Friday Sale.The malls are offering numerous deals/sales and discounts/BOGO on trendy things, there are endless websites available at your finger tips so you can shop from home at your convenience- it’s not easy to not jump on the buy more band wagon. As a frugal person by choice,…

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How Not to Get Lost When You Pray Salah

Did you ever drive and reached your destination and realized you have no clue how you made it there? It’s like something took control over you and you didn’t even realize it until at the very end of your journey. You want to trace your steps but draw a blank with frustration. Do you find yourself praying like that as…

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