This is part 2 of my goal of having a clutter free and cleaner home for Ramadan insha Allah. Alhamdulillah I was able to complete part 1 on Sunday. I ended up doing all of the cleaning on Wednesday as some of us were under the weather until Tuesday and I wanted to take care… Continue reading A Clutter Free and Clean Home for Ramadan-Part- 2
Yesterday I started sorting and storing my winter clothes for next year. We are getting more warmer days in the Bay area lately so I decided it’s about time for Spring clothes to see the daylight. I store my un-seasonal clothes in a 18 gallon plastic flat lid tote. I bought mine from Target. Each of… Continue reading Winter Clothes- Sorting and Storing for Next Year
I really like storing food in glass jars and containers. I get to reuse my jars and containers and love the way they look. I prefer to shop from bulk bins to avoid using plastic and these are my go to solutions for storing food- Reusing jars and containers– I mostly use big jars and… Continue reading Food Storage Solution
When we got married my husband was a student. Every month, we had around $200 left after paying the rent and the required health insurance payment. We had already decided not to to go into debt or pay interest but we also wanted to live well on what he was making as a Research Assistant. I desperately needed a… Continue reading The $200 Budget Habit That Saved Us From Being in Debt and Paying Interest
I wanted a comfortable and welcoming home. My dream home would be a peaceful place with uncluttered surfaces surrounded by my favorite things that I- a) use regularly b) keep for beauty . I needed to sort through the extra stuff that sneaked in and threatened to take over my home. The extra items include… Continue reading Why Do We Keep Clutter?