Rosie

girlinawe.com is where I share rambles about my life, travels, and adventures into becoming more sustainable and eco-friendly.

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6 tips for a smoother transition into a vegan diet

6 tips for a smoother transition into a vegan diet

Whether you’ve completed Veganuary and are keen to keep going, are thinking about going vegan, or have just taken the plunge, I’ve … View Post
Sunset at Yellowcraig Beach, East Lothian

Sunset at Yellowcraig Beach, East Lothian

Unpopular opinion; I love it getting dark early because it's so easy to go sunset hunting. When the sun is setting at 10pm, I … View Post
Tantallon Castle Blew Us Away

Tantallon Castle Blew Us Away

There are definite benefits to going out when the wind is gusting 22mph; you get a castle to yourself. Last week, Daz was in … View Post
Living more sustainably & ethically isn’t about perfection

Living more sustainably & ethically isn’t about perfection

With people setting resolutions and intentions to start living more ethically and sustainably, I wanted to say a few words about the pressure to … View Post
The stories behind my 2018 Instagram top nine

The stories behind my 2018 Instagram top nine

That’s right. I don’t post anything for months and have the nerve to rock up at the end of 2018 with the tales … View Post
How to safely & responsible watch wildlife in Canada

How to safely & responsible watch wildlife in Canada

Having lived in the UK all my life, seeing a bear was top of my list of things to see in Canada - as … View Post
Ben A’an – our first Scottish peak

Ben A’an – our first Scottish peak

"What on earth did I pick this walk for?" I thought to myself, as the sun beat down on us and we dragged ourselves … View Post
Been to Banff National Park? Can you help with my research?

Been to Banff National Park? Can you help with my research?

Have any of you lovely lot been to Banff National Park? If so, do you fancy helping me out with my research for my … View Post
Palm oil; why is it bad & how to live palm oil free

Palm oil; why is it bad & how to live palm oil free

Living palm oil free is a huge and fantastic step towards living more ethically and sustainably. Grab a cuppa and get comfy because we're … View Post
Does Instagram impact people’s travel expectations?

Does Instagram impact people’s travel expectations?

I recently read a fantastic book called Manufacturing National Park Nature by Keri Cronin, which looks at how photography influences our expectations of national … View Post
Calton Hill – the best place to watch the sunset in Edinburgh

Calton Hill – the best place to watch the sunset in Edinburgh

I'm ashamed to say it took us nine months before we actually got up Calton Hill at all, let alone to see the sunset … View Post
15 photos to inspire you to visit Morocco

15 photos to inspire you to visit Morocco

My trip to Morocco is a perfect example of why it's good to be pushed out of your comfort zone. It isn't a place … View Post
Well, that blogging break got out of hand quickly

Well, that blogging break got out of hand quickly

My domain renewal came through a couple of weeks ago, and I realised I hadn’t written a blog post since the middle of … View Post
How to recycle properly

How to recycle properly

One of the suggestions I received in my reader survey was a post about how to recycle properly; your wish is my command! For … View Post
What to do when you’ve got all the goals and no motivation & inspiration

What to do when you’ve got all the goals and no motivation & inspiration

I know, I know, it's the start of a new year and we're all supposed to be really hyped up and excited about it. … View Post
Sustainable food shopping: how to shop less wastefully & use less plastic

Sustainable food shopping: how to shop less wastefully & use less plastic

One of the hardest things about sustainable living is food shopping, so today we’re going to talk about sustainable food shopping and how … View Post
A quick guide to hiking Johnston Canyon & the Inkpots (you really should go to the Inkpots)

A quick guide to hiking Johnston Canyon & the Inkpots (you really should go to the Inkpots)

By far, the hardest hike of our Canadian adventure was from Upper Johnston Canyon to the Inkpots. It was a punishingly steep hike, but … View Post
The stories behind my Instagram Top 9 2017

The stories behind my Instagram Top 9 2017

I don’t know about you but I love finding out about the stories behind people’s Instagram Top 9; I kinda feel like … View Post
Let’s share our 2018 sustainable living goals

Let’s share our 2018 sustainable living goals

I don't usually post yearly goals, but when I was writing out my sustainable living goals for 2018 I realised there's an opportunity for us … View Post
How to start living more sustainably

How to start living more sustainably

The New Year is almost upon us and we're starting to consider what we want to kick ass at in 2018; fancy living more sustainably? … View Post