Category Archives: Life Stories

Balloon Glow Fest Smucker’s Snackation Destination pt. 2

The girls and I have spent this past summer bonding and just trying to have as much fun as possible doing inexpensive activities out and about St. Louis.   Last week, I wrote about how the girls and I went to our “Snackation Destination“: Walmart to scoop up some Smucker‘s goodies to take on ourContinue ReadingContinue Reading

Check it out: A Liebster Award!

Check it out: A Liebster Award!

Check it out! I was nominated for a Liebster Award by Jen from JENerally Informed.  A Liebster is an award for up and coming bloggers with less than 500 followers that someone believes deserves recognition.  I’ve only been blogging here at Leapfrog and Lipgloss for a short time, so thanks, Jen, I’m honored! Here areContinue ReadingContinue Reading

Teaching Your Kids How to Shop

Teaching Your Kids How to Shop

Earning money, saving money, and giving money to charities are all important life-lessons to teach our children, but how about shopping for “wants”? During holidays and birthdays, sometimes my kids receive gift cards to particular stores, so there’s no “ifs”, “ands”, or “buts”.  That money isn’t going to be saved, it’s going to be spent!Continue Reading