Finding Bronwen: Finding myself one Bronwen-size step at a time.

One step forward, one step back

The start of my second year at Cardiff University it quickly approaching and I was on a roll. I’ve bought a beautiful new mirror for my university room, a new organiser, a new duvet cover and managed to stay nothing other than excited. I logged in and checked out the enrolement email to see which…… Continue reading One step forward, one step back

Finding Bronwen: Finding myself one Bronwen-size step at a time.

A step towards London, a step in the right direction

My Auntie celebrated her birthday in style this weekend. She stayed at a Hilton hotel near Tower Bridge. She spent three days and two nights enjoying drinking Champagne, dining at a medieval banquet, sightseeing (stopping in her tracks to take photos as only a true tourist does) and laughing hysterically at the comedians performing in…… Continue reading A step towards London, a step in the right direction

Finding Bronwen: Finding myself one Bronwen-size step at a time.

Thank goodness for dongles, wellies and hairdryers

Sat on the sofa jumping every time I catch a glimpse of a van as it turns down our street in the hope it’s either the delivery man with our TV or the man from virgin here to set up our WiFi. So far every van has turned in the opposite direction. Luckily I’ve discovered…… Continue reading Thank goodness for dongles, wellies and hairdryers

Finding Bronwen: Finding myself one Bronwen-size step at a time.

Singing goodbye to butterflies in the shower

Caught myself singing in the shower, wondered round with a towel turban on my head, left my stuff all over the sofa while I went out last night, sung opera in my bedroom, let my iTunes music shuffle freely without cringing when The Circle of Life started playing: One week here and it feels like…… Continue reading Singing goodbye to butterflies in the shower

Finding Bronwen: Finding myself one Bronwen-size step at a time.

Missing Beechams’ Cold Medicine, Loving Crunchy Nut cereal

Had I written this just 24 hours ago it would have been filled with complaints. I would have ranted about the fact I woke up with a horrendous cold and went on to have a horrendous day: I broke a glass when I was washing up, I found loads of important unread emails from my…… Continue reading Missing Beechams’ Cold Medicine, Loving Crunchy Nut cereal