Top Road Trip Tips for Families with Autism
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Top Road Trip Tips for Families with Autism

Our child with autism prefers set schedules and does not easily adjust to change. Vacationing in new places can be discomforting. However, proper planning can help cope with a unique situation. These road trip tips for families with autism did not come easily-  they come from experiences with car trips with kids during cross-country travel!…

Can you take a double stroller on Walt Disney World’s Skyliner?

Can you take a double stroller on Walt Disney World’s Skyliner?

Before we went to ride the Skyliner, we couldn’t help but wonder how smoothly getting on the transporation would be.  Many families cannot travel to Walt Disney World without a double stroller. Can you take a double stroller on Walt Disney World’s Skyliner?  We hoped so. Staying at a Skyliner Resort, taking the Skyliner to…

How Disney’s Disability Access Service Benefits Visitors with Autism
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How Disney’s Disability Access Service Benefits Visitors with Autism

Disney’s Disability Access Service (DAS) pass has been an asset on each trip with our autistic son. While we’ve heard it called everything from the “Disney Autism Pass” to the “Disney Disability Pass” to the now-defunct “Guest Assistance Card,” the proper name is the Disability Access Service. This article will discuss how Disney’s Disability Access…

6 Weekend Family Getaways for People on a Budget

6 Weekend Family Getaways for People on a Budget

In today’s post, I will share with you our favorite weekend family getaways for those on a budget. Make the most of your three-day weekend (or less!) I’m sure you’ll agree that trying to decide where in the U.S. to visit is overwhelming. If you’ve ever started planning your escape and given up instead, you…

The 7 Best Jekyll Island Activities for Families

The 7 Best Jekyll Island Activities for Families

Our family finds comfort in the hometown feel of Jekyll Island. Looking for activities for our children (and their sensory needs) seemed daunting at first, but we had a fantastic experience.   If you’re looking for a peaceful and affordable beach vacation, Jekyll Island is the place. Keep reading for the seven best Jekyll Island activities…

Why is Red Rocks Park and Trading Post Good for Families (and toddlers)?
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Why is Red Rocks Park and Trading Post Good for Families (and toddlers)?

One afternoon, we went looking for an adventure near Denver, Colorado.  We checked out Red Rocks Park and trading post with a toddler in tow.   This was an extraordinary experience for our large family of six at the Red Rocks Park and Amphitheater and the Trading Post. The spot was fabulous for family quality time and…