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Things You Don't Know About Giving Birth

Hollywood Lied to Me About Childbirth

We’ve finally completed our two weekend ante-natal classes and I can finally (somewhat) say now; that I have a safe grasp on what exactly is going to happen to me and my lady parts for when that jubilant yet terrifying due date approaches. I should start off by saying that Hollywood movies are full of…

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Why I don't enjoy being pregnant

Truth: I Don’t Enjoy Being Pregnant

Ok. I’m just going to come right out and say it – I don’t enjoy being pregnant. Whilst I am totally mesmerized by the little miracle that is growing healthily inside my otherwise inhospitable body (according to certain specialists), I definitely do not enjoy hefty nine-month long feelings of being hung-over with exhaustion and no…

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Best Photo Editing Apps

Colours of Vietnam

I used to always find myself taking thousands upon thousands of pictures whilst on trips but never finding the time to take them off my cameras, let alone transferring them across to my phone. It’s not uncommon for me to go through my hard drives and find images that I didn’t know I had, just…

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Barbie x Miss Guided

Miss Guided Favourites for November

There’s nothing more cruel than to see so many pretty pieces of clothing pop up on my favourite online stores… only to realise that they either don’t have my size or will make me look like Shamu if I dared attempt to wear it. I had my 30-week obstetrician meeting today and I am officially…

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6 Best Eyeshadow Palettes 2017

The Eyeshadow Palettes Every Girl Needs

I’m someone who loves spending hours wandering through Sephora’s and Mecca Cosmetica + Maxima’s it quickly becomes overwhelming when you see such a vast product assortment and not sure which ones to invest in. As an on-off make up junkie I always find that when I’m in my ‘off junkie’ moods that I will always…

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Aveda Wanderlust Festival 2017, Camilla with Love

Wanderlust Festival Sunshine Coast 17′ With Aveda

And just like that our long weekend in the Sunshine Coast for Wanderlust Festival (Nov 9th-12th) has come to an end. As I sit in my office dreaming about my first early morning SUP yoga experience I’m reminded of how thankful I am of all the opportunities I get. This year, Aveda was an official…

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Travel Tips for Solo Female Travellers

Tips for Girls Travelling on Their Own

I’m often asked what it’s like to travel on my own to foreign cities where English isn’t the lingua franca; I just have one word for it – liberating. I’ll try not to romanticize the idea for you because it certainly isn’t an Eat, Pray, Love situation where you book your one-way ticket to spiritual and…

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Why I Quit My Job

Is there anything more terrifying in this day in age as not knowing when your next paycheck is coming in? Money isn’t everything. Well – it’s not everything but it is something. It’s debated at lengths right from parliament down to the Smith’s household dinner table on life is perfect avenue. It can make or…

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