How to Take Fabulous & Waste Free Day Trips

Day trips are more frequent on our summer calendar this year. We have been steadily enjoying nearby places within a 1-2 hour drive on almost every Sunday. The idea is to have a great time- an enjoyable drive in the morning, ¬†a nice stay and coming back with enough time in the late afternoon. This extra time before evening¬†gives us…

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The Benefits of Being a Frugal Muslim

We live a frugal life as a family. What does frugality mean to us? It means that we live a life below our means which allows us to live a debt and interest free life. We take control of our family finances- spending carefully on great quality necessary items and splurging on planned treats. We take care of what we…

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Go Finish Those Nagging Tasks

  Recently I started crossing off a few nagging tasks a few times every week. These are tasks that don’t take up much time to do but for some reason you just can’t seem to find enough time to get started with them, let alone finish them. These tasks are not urgent enough to be done immediately but important enough…

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Grocery Saving tips- How to Shop from the Bulk Bins

    I discovered the joy of shopping from the bulk section after we moved to the West coast and found Sprouts Farmers Market. We used to live in the East Coast before and there wasn’t any reasonably priced bulk food store within 20 mile of where we lived. We did have a Whole Foods Market which had a big…

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Look Your Modest Best- How to Shop for Modest Clothes

  Do you feel stressed out thinking about organizing your closet? Do you go to your closet and find nothing to wear? Or you take a long time to find something that doesn’t bring out the best in you? This post is for you if you have been feeling frustrated over your mommy wardrobe. We all have items in our…

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