10 Autism Friendly Halloween Spots for Families

Halloween can often have an adverse effect on children with autism. The scary masks, loud sounds, erratic lights, and having to speak to strangers may be very hard for many.  Through the years, our family has enjoyed celebrating the holiday in various spots around the U.S  If you’d like to try a different way to… Read More

Must-Try Harry Potter Themed Foods and Drinks at Universal Studios Orlando

Everyone always makes a big ruckus over Harry Potter’s Butterbeer. Butterbeer is excellent, yes, but having visited Orlando’s Universal Studios, I must say that sampling the whimsical (and tasty) beverages and grub is a considerable part of any visitor’s experience.   So, during our latest visit to the theme park last month we compiled our… Read More

Disney Coronado Springs Resort Tips for Families

The 1921 rooms Disney Coronado Springs Resort boasts a large convention center so it comes as no surprise it is a favorite with many conference participants. Furthermore, between its budget-friendly prices and unique resort amenities the property can be a good fit for most families. Disclosure:  I was invited to attend the Disney Social Media… Read More

Attending Disneyland’s Lunar Year Celebrations with Autism

  This year Disneyland parks in California feature a multicultural celebration to welcome the Year of the Dog. The festivities, a tribute to several Asian cultures began on January 26 and will go through February 18, 2018!  The festivities started back in 2011 as a weekend event and have expanded this year to three weeks… Read More

Ten Must Try Disneyland Snacks

  It is a fact that everyone loves a delicious snack. When visiting the parks with autism, buying snacks beats waiting in lines for busy restaurants. Snack Carts can make mealtimes quicker, not to mention cheaper than sit-down restaurants. Disneyland snacks vary from the traditional carnival variety to unique concussions created especially for the famous resort…. Read More

Eight Best Disneyland Thrill Rides for Kids with Autism

Have a kid that can’t get enough of thrill attractions? You are not alone. Many kids with autism crave movement. Whether it is sharp drops, spinning or swinging from side to side thrills  California’s Disneyland theme park rides have it all. So, to help parents plan their next action-packed vacation, we’ve compiled the eight best Disneyland… Read More

Best Disneyland Spinning Rides for Kids with Autism

  If you have a child with autism, chances are your kid loves spinning. And though they may not be bonified occupational therapy outlets Disneyland  Park and its sister park California Adventure feature plenty of spinning rides to make guests with autism quite happy! So, to help parents plan their visit to the parks here… Read More

Top Disneyland Indoor Rides and Attractions for Autism

  Albert Hammond may make beautiful music, but he was a little off with “It never rains in Southern California.”  The truth is, it does rain, most often during the winter months. Then, of course, there’s the Southern California summer when average temperatures can easily surpass 100 degrees fahrenheit. So, whether you are visiting the… Read More

Eight Halloween Theme Park Celebrations for Families with Autism

  Every year most  US kids are ecstatic to know Halloween is coming. Why is this? Well, it is the first of the major holidays leading up to Christmas. But for kids and parents with autism Halloween can be scary. Starting with the fact, the celebrations happen mostly in the dark can in itself be… Read More

News from Disney Social Media Moms 2017 Disneyland Celebration

Every year the Disney Social Media Moms organizers invite bloggers to partake in their ‘ On the Road’ Conference. Here are the magical news from the 2017 Disneyland Celebration. Let me say, last week when I opened my email and seen that Disney had invited me to their Social Media Moms ‘ On the Road’… Read More

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