Blazing our own trail to Grassi Lakes, Canmore

Grassi Lakes is everything you’re looking for in a hike; two beautiful turquoise coloured lakes and panoramic views across Canmore and the mini Mount Rundle range. The two lakes, called Upper and Lower Grassi Lakes, were named after Lawrence Grassi;…

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Are you drinking plastic right now? Why & what we can do to reduce microplastics

Are you drinking plastic right now? Why & what we can do to reduce microplastics

Got a cuppa in your hand right now? There's a good chance you might be drinking plastic as it's estimated that 83% of the world's … View Post
Our Scottish adventure list – 13 places to visit

Our Scottish adventure list – 13 places to visit

You didn’t think I’d be in Scotland too long before putting together a Scottish adventure list did you? This beautiful country has … View Post
Two weeks of living in Edinburgh | 7 things I’ve learned

Two weeks of living in Edinburgh | 7 things I’ve learned

Today marks two weeks since we moved up to Edinburgh and it still doesn’t feel entirely real; it feels like we’re on … View Post
How to survive your third year of university

How to survive your third year of university

Before I started my third year of university, I heard from two former students who had just finished the same course. They had two … View Post
Girl In Awe Blog Refresh & Tips for refreshing your blog

Girl In Awe Blog Refresh & Tips for refreshing your blog

Like every other blog (or so it seems) at the moment, the time has come for Girl In Awe to have a little refresh … View Post
How Vancouver won us over

How Vancouver won us over

We arrived in Vancouver after a relaxing few days exploring Tofino and were immediately thrown into the chaos of a two hour traffic jam, … View Post