5 Simple Hair Care Tips for Hijabi Moms

What is hijab hair? Simply put, It’s hair that’s sequestered under your hijab. Why care for hijab hair when anyone hardly sees your hair? Because you can see it before anyone else does and that’s what matters most (and your dear husband and kids of course). It’s really important to care for your hair if your wear hijab, especially when…

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Use Your Budget to Live Without Debt & Interest

A budget is a great tool to help you track your expenses so you have a better control over your finances. You may think, what difference will it make with a budget? Will I be really able to save anything with a budget? Well, guess what, I have been using the following budget for my family for the last 17…

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5 Simple Tips for Buying Halal Meat

We all know our drill when it comes to buying halal meat, between biryani and baked chicken- we love our halal meat alhamdulillah. We all have our go to meats- ground beef for quick recipes, chicken breasts when I need somethings easy and nutritious and marinated chicken or mutton in spicy yogurt when there is a crowd to please. The…

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My Monthly Frugal Updates for October

This post will be a new feature on Simplymuslimmom that will be updated every month inshaAllah. Enjoy :). We live a frugal life to live without debt and interest. Our frugal lifestyle motto is to live well, pay less. What does frugality mean to us? Live a balanced life while taking control of our financial blessings. Use high quality items…

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Simple Decoration Tips for Fall

We decorate our home around the seasons. If you’d visited us last week you’d find us hanging string lights with fall leaves, swapping our front door summer floral wreath for a pumpkin shaped door hanging that says “welcome” and decorating our fire-place mantel with paper pumpkins that we painted together a for the last few years. Keeping a beautiful home…

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Why It’s Important to Have a Beautiful Muslim Home

Our home is the place where we find comfort and ease everyday. We all enjoy living in a home that welcomes us back at the end of a long, busy day. A beautiful home offers calm and peace and lifts our spirit. A beautiful home is not limited by quantity, like how much space you have or the number of…

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How to Save $1,200 for Your Emergency Fund

An emergency fund is money that stays in your bank account to help you maintain your normal life when you come across an emergency situation- a health crisis, an unexpected foreign trip, home repairs or job loss.This fund is a great crisis buffer that would allow you to have much needed peace of mind when you’re faced with an unforeseen event.…

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5 Tips to Get Your Kids to Pray 5 Times Daily

    As muslim moms we all want our kids to develop the habit of praying 5 times a day. It brings a great joy and fulfillment every time you see your kids praying salah on their own. You heart finds peace knowing that you were able to accomplish a great responsibility as a parent alhamdulillah But instilling the habit…

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Busy Moms Guide to Memory Keeping

  Have you ever looked at personal/family blogs and wondered how these moms find so much time to have fun with their family? And then they write posts about it and share fabulous pictures on top of everything? It seems things just fall into the right places for them and you need need a full time nanny, a housekeeper, a…

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