Meet the Writers of Detroit Mommies

Linda Crosby

Linda Crosby

Linda is an Account Manager at The Lazov Agency and is happily married with 3 children. Linda has a Bachelor of Arts in Business Administration with a minor in Communications Media from Stephens College. She has many years of experience in the business industry in multiple fields. Linda has broad experience from working with a public accounting firm, working with non-profit organizations as the budget manager to local Michigan staffing firms. With this vast knowledge of different industries and brand personalities, she has multiple levels of expertise she brings to The Lazov Agency and to Detroit Mommies!

You can follow Linda on Instagram and Twitter.

Mallory KneeMallory Knee

Mallory Knee is a freelance writer for multiple online publications where she can showcase her affinity for all things beauty and fashion. She particularly enjoys writing for communities of passionate women who come together for a shared interest and empower one another in the process. In her free time, you can find Mallory trying a fun new dinner recipe, practicing calligraphy, or hanging out with her family.

Meghan Ritchie

Meghan is a busy mom of two children, Holden 6 and Nora 4. She is the Program Coordinator, a Personal Trainer and Conditioning Coach at Starting Line Health and Fitness.   Health and fitness has always been a very important part of her life, and, in the past, to a fault. After struggling with her own health and fitness goals she learned quickly that life is all about balance. Nothing more drove that point home more than her children. She soon learned that it was possible to take care of her growing family and herself. When she took care of herself, she found herself taking better care of her family.

Meghan wishes to teach, help and coach people to achieve their fitness goals and improve their lifestyle by finding balance.

You can follow Meghan on Instagram and  Twitter

Becky FixelBecky Fixel

Becky is an interior designer, an adjunct professor, a foodie, a product reviewer and a gluten-free blogger in Detroit, Michigan. Becky is gluten-free and develops gluten-free recipes for her home as well as her readers. The Week99er household is a clean eating and fresh household, and the site features gardening and how to do things from scratch. Becky is a self-proclaimed kitchen goddess, a beekeeper and loves to travel.

Becky can be found on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram.

Shannon Lazovski

Shannon Lazovski is the owner of Detroit Mommies and a mother of two, Livia 15 and Mikhail 12.  She is one of Detroit’s top social media influencers, a fashion leader and a beauty buff who exudes professionalism and knowledge on all three subjects. She is the CEO of The Lazov Agency, Glameselle Beauty and the owner of & and now She loves to promote products and brands she adores and is eager to let all the moms out there know when making the right choices; beauty and confidence go hand in hand even when kids are in tow. Shannon has been awarded the Elite 40 under 40 award and has been featured on Fox 2 Detroit, WDIV Channel 4, Styleline Magazine and Metro Parent Magazine.

You can follow Shannon on Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram.
Deb ThompsonDeb Thompson
Deb lives in Michigan with her husband and a very spoiled Maltipoo. She is an avid road-tripper who always searches out the quirky, weird and haunted when she travels. At home, she is a wanna-be Joanna Gaines designer and shares tips and tricks for updating and surviving life in a small house. In her spare time, she creates and shares simple, yet delicious meals and cocktail recipes and keeps us with her own blog/business Just Short of Crazy (dot) com.
You can follow Deb on Twitter and Instagram
Brittany RayBrittany Stieber 
Brittany graduated college with a BFA in Fashion Design & Visual Merchandising. She’s spent the past 7 years working directly in the fashion industry starting as a stylist, then moving to visual merchandiser, to retail manager, to the current profession of fashion buyer. She has modeled for fashion shows, media, tv, and magazines to view fashion from the opposite perspective of the designer. She is the creator/owner of her Metro Detroit blog, Bedazzled Britt. There, she covers everything from store openings, to fashion shows, concerts, local events, the North American International Auto Show, you name it! “I write about whatever inspires me in that moment, but I love supporting local fashion most of all. My end goal is to become a well-respected Michigan made fashion designer!”
You can follow Brittany on Instagram and Twitter.


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