Erica

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Erica has worn many hats since joining Co Springs Mom Collective in 2017. She first came on as Contributor, then joined the Executive Team as Advertising Manager and is now the proud Owner and Executive Director. With a background in Public Relations and Marketing, Erica has been working in online media since 2008 and loves its ability to create enriching connections and community. Erica has a passion for serving others, something which led her and her family to begin fostering several years ago. She has welcomed her heart and home to several children in Colorado Springs and considers it one of her hardest and most beautiful accomplishments yet. Her role of mom is one she is most proud of. She and her husband have a beautiful blended family of seven, including five children who range in age from 11 - 17. It is truly never a dull moment in her home.
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10 LGBTQ+ Reads to Diversify Your Child’s Bookshelf

One of our greatest tasks as parents is raising children who learn how to love themselves and others well. In honor of Pride Month, we complied a list of 10 LGBTQ+ titles to add...
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The Colorado Springs Guide to Adolescent Health

About one out of five adolescents has a diagnosable mental health disorder. Although issues among this age group are common, navigating teen mental health and finding the most suitable provider for your family can...
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The Colorado Springs Guide to Pediatric Therapy

When your child needs specialized care, searching for a provider can seem like a daunting task. The Colorado Springs Guide to Pediatric Therapy will help direct you to the best provider for your child. In...
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The Colorado Springs Guide to Pediatric Eye Care

The American Optometric Association (AOA) recommends that infants have a comprehensive eye exam between the ages of 6 and 12 months. After that, the AOA recommends a complete exam between the ages of 3...
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The Colorado Springs Guide to Pediatric Dentistry

As soon as those first little baby teeth begin to sprout, parents start to have questions about their little one's teeth. How soon do we visit the dentist? What if corrective measures are needed?...
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The Colorado Springs Guide to Urgent Care Clinics

Kids don’t always get sick or injured when it’s convenient. Sometimes, you need care on an evening or weekend. Other times, your child is sick and your pediatrician has no openings. Thankfully, the Colorado...
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The Colorado Springs Guide to Allergies & Asthma

Immunologic disorders including asthma, allergic rhinitis, hives, eye allergies, eczema, and chronic sinus infections affect children of all ages. When our children are suffering, all we want is to bring them relief, so we...
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The Colorado Springs Guide to Sports Medicine

Youth sports are a huge part of childhood. It is where our children learn teamwork, resilience, courage and discipline. For the most part, it is all fun and games. When sports injuries occur; however,...
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The Colorado Springs Guide to Pediatric Clinics

Choosing whom to entrust with your child’s overall healthcare is a big decision. It is important that you find a practice and physician who can become a true partner with you in the growth...
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The Colorado Springs Pediatric Resource Guide

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