ipsy’s Creator Cocktail Party & Generation Beauty Experience + Haul

image17
Two weeks ago, I was invited to Generation Beauty’s first convention in Canada as a content creator!

It was a great experience for me as my first networking event; I met lots of great people and really got a chance to grow the part of me that isn’t fully revolving around the kids.

I talked about my experience & show you what I got in my huge goodie bag for stylists in my most recent video; included is also a giveaway of two goodie bags worth $90 each <3

The amazing new friends and peoples I made and met:
Neha: http://vanamagazine.com
Victoria: http://instagram.com/beautywithveee
Sylvia: http://youtube.com/beautycakez
Dani: http://instagram.com/daniesque
Karen: http://youtube.com/iamkareno
Kyne: http://youtube.com/onlinekyne
Diana: http://youtube.com/dee2102
Cassandra: http://youtube.com/cassandrabankson
Corina: http://youtube.com/corina925
Lex: http://youtube.com/madeyewlook
Caitlyn: http://youtube.com/caitlynkreklewich1991

I had lots of fun and this whole experience really encouraged me to seek out more events for creators as a creator and not just sit at home with the kids.

Honestly, when I was home everyday during Galahad’s first year of life, I was sooo depressed and it was really hard for not only me, but the whole household… The tag-teaming we’ve been doing lately with the kids has been so good in helping me not go through a fourth round of postpartum depression u_u Baby Ziek’s inability to nurse effectively might just be a blessing in disguise, forcing me to pump but also allowing Michael to take the kids a quarter of the time so I have time to be a person outside of caregiving too. Thank you Jesus and thank you Michael lol

In a way, my depression with G could’ve also been a blessing in disguise since it really pushed me to question what I wanted to do and is what lead me to believe makeup to be my confidence and interest.

I should stop writing before this post gets super long….

Anyways, I’d be extremely grateful if you listened to my whole experience in my video and saw the goodies I got and would be so extremely happy if you also entered my giveaway  too u_u

Much love,
Nami

BTS Crazy Music Video

Yes, BTS’s comeback craziness dropped three mvs on us without warning…

I reacted to the Save Me mv with my toddler though I think maybe he was bored because we watch dance videos all the time..

I really wish I reacted to the Fire mv with Galahad though. Maybe I can still do it.. but that’ll mean my mom will watch it and she’ll be paranoid that I’m showing Galahad satanic things o_o Since a lot of the imagery could be taken as Satanism from a Korean Christian’s perspective.. u_u

Aaaaaaaaaaaanyways,

We’re cute, I guess.

Nami

First time Photobooth

We went to a mall and there was a little photobooth so we decided to take some pictures in it since we’ve never gone into a photobooth together or all together, at that.
The pictures came out so cute !

Galahad was confused as to what we were doing at first but as we were taking the last, ‘silly’, photo, he decided to join in.

It was a fun experience and though it’s not inexpensive ($5 for two copies of four pictures), I would do it again.

My apologies for not updating often, I plan to blog more this year.
My friends on Instagram have encouraged me to do so so I hope I can write up some reviews and fun little posts too.

That’s all for now !
See you ☆ Nami

Piggyback Rides !

Lately, Galahad’s been really, really loving his piggyback rides.

Every time I sit on the edge of the bed and pat my back saying 어부바 !, he laughs/pants really excitedly, scurries his way over to me, and pulls himself up against my back using my shirt.

We took some cute pictures of him on my back. His satisfied little face, haha.

Image

Image

 

At the moment, he is 10 months old !

That’s all for now !
See you ☆