A Woman of Her Word

A blog by Michelle Brodrick Studio

March 21, 2019

Your Dad and I joked recently that perhaps we should've seen it coming. As early on as the days you lived inside my womb, you were throwing little hints at us that should have given us some insight into just how very strong your disposition had already grown to be. You...

January 26, 2019

Part I of this story (link here) was penned when I was just beginning to master my footing as a new Mama. The thick fog of post partum depression was just beginning to clear, and things were ... fresh. Ever since then I have been wanting to take another stab at it ......

June 4, 2018

We spun a globe and waited for its rotation to slow. We prayed for our fingers to land on a spot we hadn’t yet thought of before ... somewhere unexpected.

Somewhere different from what we knew. A place to go to escape. To get away. From all of it ... the trials and the...

March 30, 2018

Recently I decided to go back to work part-time ... ok, wait, hold that thought ... reading this back, I just realized something. All of us parents, we need to stop using this phrase immediately - going back to work. I feel like it always rolls off of my lips laden wit...

January 19, 2018

My world turned right side up two years and six days ago. My little Sav was born.

This (slightly belated) second anniversary of the day of her birth seems like the right time to get blogging again. I’ve been a little bit (ok, a lot bit) delinquent. Six months have...

July 11, 2017

We used to sit on the floor with a stack of colourful board books - I didn't know if you understood a thing, but I'd hold you and read every word. I'd point out each animal, each sun and each star. You'd sit there and gaze at each page with your beautiful grey eyes....

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