Erica Jackson Curran

Erica Curran
Erica Curran

Erica Jackson Curran is a freelance writer based in Richmond, Va. She's also the founder of Parennial Travel, a travel site for millennial parents.


A former newspaper editor, she writes about topics as far-reaching as education, travel, health, and parenting for publications including the Washington Post, National Geographic, and Parents. 


Erica is a recipient of a Bachelor of Arts degree in English of the University of Mary Washington.

Other Work:

Expertise: Education, Travel, Health, Parenting
Education: University of Mary Washington
Location: Richmond, Virginia
Title: Writer

About The Spruce

The Spruce, a Dotdash brand, is a new kind of home website offering practical, real-life tips and inspiration to help you create your best home. The Spruce family of brands, including The Spruce, The Spruce Eats, The Spruce Pets, and The Spruce Crafts collectively reach 30 million people each month.

For more than 20 years, Dotdash brands have been helping people find answers, solve problems, and get inspired. We are one of the top-20 largest content publishers on the Internet according to comScore, a leading Internet measurement company, and reach more than 30% of the U.S. population every month. Our brands collectively have won more than 20 industry awards in the last year alone and, most recently, Dotdash was named Publisher of the Year by Digiday, a leading industry publication.

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