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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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Introducing Lindsay El-Yussif: A Birmingham Mom

Introducing Lindsay! :: Down with Detroit :: Hey party people (’cause there ain’t no party like a Detroit party #amiright), I’m so excited to be here! Go grab yourself a Faygo Redpop (or a glass of wine), and let’s get to know one another a little bit more. With the exception of my college years spent in Kalamazoo […]

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2nd Annual Easter Eggstravaganza

We are beyond thrilled to present our 2nd Annual DMB Easter Eggstravaganza on April 15, 2017 at Total Sports Complex in Farmington  from 9am - 11:30am. This event is focused towards all families. Whether you have tiny babies or growing tweens this event is for you! Grab the whole family and get ready for an epic egg hunt [...]
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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 Allyson

Introducing Allyson Dunn: A Livonia Mom

Introducing Allyson! :: Down with Detroit :: I grew up in Livonia…and currently live there! Most my family lives in the area still. Except for my siblings, who are in NYC and Australia.  When growing up, we loved spending days with my grandparents who would take us on adventures in downtown Detroit. One of our […]

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Dolly Parton's Imagination Library

Reading Month Quick Tip: Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library

Reading is an imperative skill for children to master, and it seems like kids are learning to read earlier than ever, mostly because parents (like you moms!), teachers and community leaders are invested in the well-being of little ones everywhere. While not all children are provided equal resources such as technology-based learning, free after-school programs or […]

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Introducing Jennifer

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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