Bri Dunn

Bri is a full-time Marketing Project Manager married to a Railroad Conductor with a sporadic schedule. Together they live in St. Clair Shores with their two-year-old daughter and two large dogs. When it comes to being parents they are one-and-done by choice and enjoy the simplicity that comes with small family life. Follow Bri's journey through motherhood and life on Instagram @Bri.Dunn
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Tips for Kayaking In Metro Detroit

There’s no shortage of water trails and kayak rentals in Metro Detroit. So how do you decide which is best for you? Every summer for the last seven years, my friend and I set...

Detroit Mom’s Top 10 Gluten-Free Comfort Foods

May is National Celiac Awareness Month, and in honor of that, we’ve gathered a list of our top 10 favorite gluten-free comfort foods. According to, eating a gluten-free (GF) diet “offers tremendous health...
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Host a Fun + Safe Meal this Holiday Season

Gathering around a table full of food is a holiday tradition as old as time. If you’re like me, you’re mourning the idea of a “normal” holiday and trying to figure out how you...

Mackinac Island: Detroit Moms’ Favorite Michigan Vacation Spots

One word comes to mind when someone mentions Mackinac Island: tradition. The charming Victorian architecture and preserved natural landmarks are nothing short of breathtaking. But, you don’t have to be a history buff to...

Rescheduling Your Event Due to COVID-19? Start Here!

Spring calendars are usually flooded with cheerful events celebrating our loved ones’ big milestones. Family vacations, baby showers, weddings, graduation parties…a time to get together with friends and family after our long winter hibernation....

Mastering the Metro Detroit Commute

“Commutes are a waste of time," one of my coworkers said to me today as we looked out the window into the full parking lot of our office building. “ is the bane of...

Bedtime Routine: No Dads Allowed

I've spent countless hours researching bedtime routines, sleep habits, and helpful products to make sure my toddler gets the sleep she needs. You see, my daughter has always been a great sleeper. But as...

Bidding Farewell to a Tough Year

It’s been a tough year for us. As we approach the end, what I really want to do is slam the door shut while ‘Hit the Road Jack’ by Ray Charles blares in the...

Introducing Bri Dunn…a St. Clair Shores Mom

Hi, I’m Bri! I’m honored to be a new contributor for Detroit Moms Blog and have the chance to be a part of such an amazing community of women. As a full-time marketing project manager...

Five Memorable Grandparents Day Gift Ideas

Our parents deserve a vacation on a 5-star cruise line with a lobster dinner for everything they do for us and our children. National Grandparents Day is coming up (Sunday, September 8 to be...