Morgan is a young mom of an almost two-year-old boy. She and her husband moved to Colorado Springs in February to be closer to family. Morgan has lived in seven states (Kentucky, Florida, Georgia, California, Virginia, Utah and now Colorado) and two countries (the U.S. and Ecuador). She is the office manager at Riverbend Counseling here in the Springs. Her hobbies include mountain biking, swimming, hiking and baking. Having moved extensively throughout the United States and once overseas, she is familiar with the challenges of moving to new areas and making friends.
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The Challenges of Being a Young Mom

I had my son when I was 20 and my husband was 23. He was planned; we were over the moon to be starting our family and we were as ready for him as...
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What Breastfeeding Taught Me About Myself

April 7th, 2023 was the last time I breastfed my son. For 20 months, my body provided nutrition and comfort for my sweet boy. It was a long, hard journey. At times it hurt...
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Finding Community and Friendship in Motherhood

We all know that “it takes a village.” Raising children is far from easy. The physical, mental and emotional work load is second to none. We as parents need a village to help ease...
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Biking and Climbing with Your Toddler

Colorado Springs has amazing mountain bike trails and climbs that most people only dream of. Don’t miss out on these activities just because you have a toddler! Here are the best ways I’ve found...