Making Friends as an Adult is Hard

A view from the park near my apartment in Gimpo, Korea

Last week, as I was returning home with Rowan, I ran into an American woman at the entrance to our apartment complex. We chatted nervously for a few minutes and then went our separate ways. I don’t know why I didn’t ask for her number or give her mine, or do it the Korean way and exchange Kakaotalk ID’s. Making friends as an adult is hard, but I make it infinitely harder on myself by staying in my own little comfort zone and expecting or hoping that someone else takes initiative.

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The VelyVely Aura Glow Cushion Review

10 Minute Makeup Featuring the VelyVely Aura Glow Cushion

Rose Gold & Pink ♡
I’m a novice when it comes to reviewing cosmetics so I hope I can do the VelyVely Aura Glow Cushion justice!

I’ve kind of fallen in love with Korean cosmetics in general, but my favorite find is cushion base makeup. Mostly for the convenient application and dewy finishes.

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Breastfeeding While Pregnant & Nursing Aversion

I didn’t set out with the intention of breastfeeding while pregnant with our second baby. My breastfeeding goals were always more shortsighted than that. I left the hospital with cracked and bleeding nipples and even after meeting with the lactation consultant we struggled with our latch. I took it one week at a time, then month by month, and eventually it became a nice comfortable part of our routine.

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