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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My summer to do list

My summer to do list

Daz and I could barely believe our eyes when we saw this at work a couple of weeks ago. With my last exam over, … View Post
Mwnt beach, Wales

Mwnt beach, Wales

Mwnt beach has featured very close to the top of my ‘favourite places’ in the world list for years. Last week, I was talking … View Post
Share The Love – May 2017 edition

Share The Love – May 2017 edition

At the start of May, I remember saying April felt like a long month but May has flown by and here we are with … View Post
All Over The Place – Geraldine DeRuiter

All Over The Place – Geraldine DeRuiter

When I first read that one of my favourite bloggers was releasing a book, I instantly began impatiently refreshing Amazon’s UK Kindle site … View Post
I finished university!

I finished university!

On Tuesday, I sat my final undergraduate exam (providing I haven’t miserably failed and have to resit, of course), which means I have … View Post
“We’re not gonna be eaten by wolves” @ Lake Minnewanka

“We’re not gonna be eaten by wolves” @ Lake Minnewanka

There are some things you can't imagine ever needing to say and "we're not going to be eaten by wolves" is a phrase I … View Post
5 reasons why you need to read Blood & Earth by Kevin Bales

5 reasons why you need to read Blood & Earth by Kevin Bales

It’s been a long time since I’ve written a book review, eh? I’ve barely had time to read this year but … View Post
Share The Love | April 2017 Edition

Share The Love | April 2017 Edition

I feel like April has been a long month, not in a bad way it’s just that a lot of things seemed to … View Post
Snow at Peyto Lake, Alberta

Snow at Peyto Lake, Alberta

Peyto Lake is easily one of the most photographed lakes in Canada and it's easy to see why; it's shaped a little like a … View Post
We’re moving to Edinburgh!

We’re moving to Edinburgh!

Last week, we got the news we’d be waiting on since the start of February; the University of Edinburgh made me an offer … View Post
7 days in Banff & Jasper, Alberta

7 days in Banff & Jasper, Alberta

7 days is no where near enough time to discover all that Banff and Jasper have to offer but we found that we got a … View Post
Hard times, gonna make you wonder why you even try

Hard times, gonna make you wonder why you even try

I’m pretty sure most bloggers can relate to feeling like they’ve got nothing to say and the frustration you feel because you&… View Post
I am a chronic phone checker

I am a chronic phone checker

This is not a post where I’m going to denounce technology and social media, or say that it’s everything that’s wrong … View Post
Going up the Wrekin / aka how unfit I am

Going up the Wrekin / aka how unfit I am

In the Midlands, we have this saying "going around the Wrekin" which we use when someone is doing something a really long way, or … View Post
I did it; my dissertation has been handed in!

I did it; my dissertation has been handed in!

Any third year / former university student will know how good it feels to say “I handed my dissertation in.” To paraphrase about 80% of young … View Post
Why I fall in love with places; what about you?

Why I fall in love with places; what about you?

Photo taken in Gamla Stan, Stockholm Sure, some places are awe-inspiring but I fall for the feeling, the possibilities and all the little things … View Post
Share The Love | March 2017 Edition

Share The Love | March 2017 Edition

March’s edition of share the love is a week earlier than I would normally do it but next Thursday I will be raving … View Post
Athabasca Glacier & climate change

Athabasca Glacier & climate change

Today I’m not just going to show you pretty pictures of the Athabasca Glacier and talk about how wonderful it is; I need … View Post
11 fun, free things to do in Reykjavik

11 fun, free things to do in Reykjavik

It’s true; Reykjavik is an expensive city (especially if you’re British because the exchange rate is so bad for us). Luckily, there … View Post
Share The Love | February 2017 edition

Share The Love | February 2017 edition

I’m a week late, sorry! Last week I was so wrapped up in writing a huge chunk of my dissertation that the week … View Post