Australia, Pregnancy

First Trimester in Australia

Here’s a tip. Don’t get pregnant in a hot country. Unless of course you’re from a hot country and then by all means go ahead. But I’m not. I’m used to a bit of wind, mostly cold weather and a heck of a lot of rain. Melbourne in December and January don’t exactly tick those… Continue reading First Trimester in Australia

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First Burlesque Show; The Empire Strips Back

Ever since seeing the film Burlesque with Christina Aguilera and Cher, I've wanted to see a  real-life show with the lights and the music and the costumes. The film was amazing and I figured an in person experience could only be even better, right? I must admit, a Star Wars themed Burlesque show was not… Continue reading First Burlesque Show; The Empire Strips Back

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How to ‘Melbourne’

Setting up in a new country is probably the most stressful part of the whole moving process. Especially when you're moving to a country where the time-difference is 11hours from home and you can't call your mommy because she's asleep in bed and it's probably 4am. But, Melbourne surprisingly delivered, thank God. So, this is how… Continue reading How to ‘Melbourne’

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Surviving the Flight

Did you know a flight from the UK to Melbourne, Australia is 23 hours and (give or take) 40 minutes? The longest flight I have ever been on prior to this was a measly 8 hour flight to Toronto, Canada. I was in no way prepared, some things this flight taught me for future flying… Continue reading Surviving the Flight