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Introducing Annelyse

Introducing Annelyse Miller: A Troy Mom

Introducing Annelyse! Down with Detroit I grew up in Rosedale Park, a neighborhood in Northwest Detroit. Rosedale Park is filled with gorgeous old homes, passionately loyal neighbors and a true sense of community. Along with my incredibly giving and driven parents and my three siblings, the city and this neighborhood in particular, helped to shape […]

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The Ultimate Spring Bucket List

We have officially entered Spring here in the Metro Detroit Area and with each warmer day all of us at Detroit Moms Blog are itching to get out of the house. There are so many great things to explore and do as a family right in our backyards and we wanted to highlight a few [...]
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Introducing Christina

Introducing Christina Wincek: A Birmingham Mom

Introducing Christina! :: Down With Detroit :: As a transplant to the Detroit suburbs, I fought the housewife life tooth and nail. I wasn’t ready to call it quits in the cool department when we arrived from Los Angeles 4 years ago, so I thank my lucky stars for the rebirth of Detroit. While I […]

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Introducing Jennifer McGruther: A Livonia Mama

Introducing Jennifer!  :: Down With Detroit :: Born and raised in Detroit, I was the youngest of three and the only girl.  My parents, married 47 years, met as teenagers in their neighborhood in Northwest Detroit.  Their love story is certainly one for the books.  My amazing Dad was a Detroit Firefighter who retired as […]

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Tell Us What You Think: 2016 DMB Reader Survey

Thank you for being a part of our online community: We want your feedback! We can hardly believe we are in our second year since we first launched Detroit Moms Blog. The growth, the connections, the community we have experienced have far exceeded our expectations. In 2016 we’ve taken the Detroit area by storm and have hosted thousands at our family events throughout the […]

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Rockin’ the Suburbs (But Dreaming of Detroit)

If someone had given my 22-year-old self a snapshot of my life as it is now, becoming a suburban stay-at-home mom at 27, I would have felt something like disbelief. My first real introduction to Detroit was when I was a recent college graduate, planning to begin my Master’s degree in social work. As part of […]

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Pumpkin Patches Around Detroit

October is quickly approaching in + around Detroit, along with a bountiful crop of PUMPKINS! We have so many wonderful orchards, farms and cider mills in Metro-Detroit offering u-pick pumpkins from their very own pumpkin patches. And while we're waiting for that first crop of pumpkins to arrive - typically late September to early October - [...]
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