Charmaine is a Detroit native that now lives in Grosse Pointe but still loves all things from the "D". She's the mom of 3, wife of 1 while living her passion of helping entrepreneurial special needs moms of color create balance in their lives. She loves helping moms see the options in their life to create more time, energy, and joy. You can connect to Charmaine via her free Get Out of Overwhelm video ( or on social media at @charmedwithchar.

Three Ways Being Nice May Be Stressing You Out

I used to pride myself on being the “go-to" girl. I rarely said no to anyone. If I did, it came at the price of me feeling bad and eventually saying yes. I would...

Positive Thinking for Moms: Four Simple Ways to Turn Your Day Around

This isn’t going to be one of those sugary-sweet posts about happiness. I'm not going to tell you that you're doing it all wrong. I won't say that you need to ignore life and...

DMB Welcomes Charmaine, A Grosse Pointe Mom

{Down With Detroit} I was born + raised in the “D” Southwest side to be exact. Much of my time spent growing up was between Downtown Detroit and Downriver. I went to Cass Tech for...