Content And Community For Black Moms

Marie Shaurette

Marie Shaurette lives in Charleston, South Carolina with her husband and four children. She and her family love to travel as much as possible and incorporate travel into their homeschooling lifestyle. When she isn’t traveling or writing Marie can be found perusing thrift stores, painting, and reading.



Mater Mea is a website that tells the stories of women at the intersection of motherhood and career. Launched in 2012, the site offers a more realistic depiction of Black women in the many spaces they occupy: as mothers, daughters, employees and employers, lovers, and friends.