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Treehouse School of Portsmouth

The Treehouse School of Portsmouth: A New Seacoast Preschool

There’s a new preschool in town and we can’t wait to tell you about it! The Treehouse School of Portsmouth lies in the downtown area, just a stone’s throw away from Prescott Park.  Years of Experience in Education Kristin Fichera, The Treehouse School of Portsmouth’s founder, owner and head teacher, brings years of experience in elementary and […]

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2017 Summer Camp Guide

2017 Summer Camp Guide

Are your kids counting down the days until summer vacation? Of course, moms know that there’s a direct correlation between school’s end and the increase in the usage of the word bored. Not this year! The Seacoast-area has so many amazing camp opportunities for kids of all ages and abilities. Use this guide to help find the right camp fit [...]
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Sleepless in the Seacoast: Why I Hired a Sleep Consultant

Sleepless in the Seacoast: Why I Hired a Sleep Consultant

Sleep. I hadn’t experienced any consistent shut-eye in two years. One night, I started ranting about it on Facebook. I was desperate for advice, answers–even just plain old empathy. I was DESPERATE. Little did I know that I would be hiring a sleep consultant the next morning. Arielle Driscoll of Expect to Sleep Again Consulting, LLC […]

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Sleep and Attachment: You Can Have Both

I never understood the notion that we shouldn’t prioritize sleep for our children. When I worked in a lower school, I witnessed firsthand what happened to a child when her parents did not prioritize sleep–and it wasn’t pretty. The child’s emotional regulation was limited at best, and she regularly had meltdowns and tantrums. From my own […]

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