Tim Burton’s Dumbo Soars Captivating Audiences of all Ages 

As a child one of my all-time favorite movies was Dumbo. Of course, the film had its sad parts, but overall it inspired me to follow two concepts. One was never to give up hope and the other to work with whatever challenges life present you. Both served me well as a parent to a… Read More

Top Takeaways from Disney’s #DUMBO Global Press Conference

If you haven’t heard by now Disney’s Dumbo is soaring into theaters March 29th. For those less acquainted with the old time favorite, Dumbo centers around a young circus elephant taunted for his large ears. First, his cruel owners separate him from his protective mom. Next, they force him to perform dangerous circus acts. Yet, in… Read More

Ralph Breaks the Internet :Disney’s Fun Filled Cautionary Tale for Kids

  The much anticipated 3D computer-animated film sequel to Disney’s 2012 film Wreck-It Ralph is finally here. Directed by Rich Moore and Phil Johnston and featuring plenty of well-known actors like John C. Reilly, Sarah Silverman, Taraji P. Henson and Gal Gadot the movie is slated to hit theaters Nov 21.     I admit… Read More

Ralph Breaks The Internet Press Junket: Fun Facts To Know

  This month I had the pleasure of attending Ralph Breaks the Internet press junket. This sequel to Disney’s first movie made in 2012. It takes the two friends Ralph  (John C. Reilly) and Vanellope Von Schweetz (Sarah Silverman) from their own world of arcade games to the next level – the Internet. After watching… Read More

Ways to Introduce Your Kids to the Magic of Winnie the Pooh

When I think of my childhood favorite characters, I think about Winnie the Pooh. I suppose many of us do! In fact, I raised my own kids, on the A.A. Milne stories too. My son with autism learned about friendship, courage and dealing with emotions from the iconic books, TV cartoons, and movies.   So, this… Read More

Top DVDs to Buy for Your Kids on Black Friday

I don’t know about you, but our son with autism looks forward every year to the DVD sales on Black Friday. In fact, he is so obsessed with owning all the summer blockbusters he liked that he plans ahead and makes lists of what movies to buy and at what store. This year, he insisted I… Read More

8 Things Parents Need to Know about #DisneysNutCracker

  In the last couple of years, Disney has managed to wow audiences with new interpretations of old favorites. On the coattails of reimagined tales like Alice through the Looking Glass and Maleficent comes the Nutcracker and the Four Realms. The new film will hit movie theaters on Nov 2. The movie directed by Lasse… Read More

Monthly Movie Subscriptions for Families with Autism

  Our son with autism is addicted to movies. It helps him relax pass the time and understand the world better. It also helps him socialize as he can go to the movies with friends without needing to chat too much or get awkward.   However, movie tickets are pricey. They range from $10-20, depending… Read More

Favorite Highlights from L.A. #AUTFEST2018

Last April we attended #Autfest2018. The event took place in Beverly Hills, California. Similar to last year, this 2018  event included special screenings,  discussion panels, photo opportunities and a closing VIP award ceremony. For those who missed it, here is a quick recap of our favorite highlights from L.A. #AUTFEST2018.   What is #Autfest Celebrating autism awareness… Read More

Disney’s Christopher Robin : The value of Family and Friendship

  For everyone who grew up on A. A. Milne’s Winnie the Pooh stories the wait is finally over. Disney has released the long awaited action life movie Christopher Robin.The film is a delightful way to revisit beloved  childhood  heroes and reconsidern the value of  family and friendship. But before running to buy those tickets… Read More

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