The History of Squire’s Castle: Is it Haunted?

The History of Squire’s Castle: Is it Haunted?

The history of Squire’s Castle starts with the name. Squires Castle is a bit of a misnomer- it’s a shell of a building in the North Chagrin Reservation in the Cleveland Metroparks with a giant expanse of grass perfect for picnicking. History of Squire’s Castle Fergus Squire was an executive with Standard Oil Company. He…

How to Travel to Hilton Head during COVID-19

How to Travel to Hilton Head during COVID-19

While the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) recommends avoiding leisure travel to Hilton Head during COVID-19. In fact, some choose to visit during this time as long as they can remain safe. If you’re looking to skip to the nitty-gritty, we have already covered how to take a road trip extensively. We do not do…

A Snapshot of the Holidays in Walt Disney World
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A Snapshot of the Holidays in Walt Disney World

Christmas is my favorite time of year!  (Although if you ask our son, he will tell you that Disney Halloween is first and Christmas is a close second.)  The jubilant decorations at Walt Disney World go up overnight, changing an already magical landscape into a winter wonderland. This article features our favorite attractions and how…

8 Best Quiet Places at Disney’s Hollywood Studios
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8 Best Quiet Places at Disney’s Hollywood Studios

Even adults get exhausted and overstimulated in the theme parks at Walt Disney World.  At Disney’s Hollywood Studios, there are less shaded areas than other lands.  When you throw these in with a son with autism, you get creative.  Over the years, I have found the top quiet places at Disney’s Hollywood Studios. Preparing for…

Best Tips for Traveling to San Francisco with a Baby

Best Tips for Traveling to San Francisco with a Baby

Flying to San Francisco with a Baby Traveling with kids adds an additional layer to travel.  But can you still vacation with an infant?  Absolutely! Learn how to get your family to San Francisco from SFO airport in one piece.  This article will give you tips about flying to San Francisco with a baby, such…

A Roundup of Pandora World of Avatar reviews

A Roundup of Pandora World of Avatar reviews

Pandora: A Magical Land The first time we visited this magical land, we were lucky enough to visit Pandora World of Avatar only four days after opening.  Our initial look forever colored our experience, and we are now avid Pandora fans.   Since the reviews, photos, and videos have spread out across our social media channels,…

5 Best Quiet Places at Animal Kingdom in Walt Disney World

5 Best Quiet Places at Animal Kingdom in Walt Disney World

Top Five Quiet Places at Animal Kingdom in Walt Disney World We are a family of six and can’t go to many places without injecting chaos into the mix.  Let’s be honest- a family of our size takes up space.  Every child occasionally gets overwhelmed and tired in the hot, busy parks. Over the years,…

Na’Vi River Journey Ride in Pandora for Children with Autism
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Na’Vi River Journey Ride in Pandora for Children with Autism

Are you looking to watch the Pandora World of Avatar Na’Vi River Journey Ride at Disney?  The boat ride in Pandora: World of Avatar is called the Na’vi River Journey Ride.  The river journey is full of beautiful bioluminescence, realistic animals native to Pandora, and a blissful Shaman.  The ride is breathtaking- somehow, both serene…

The Ultimate Guide for Families with Autism in Walt Disney World: Tips and Tricks
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The Ultimate Guide for Families with Autism in Walt Disney World: Tips and Tricks

While families with autism in Walt Disney World are often nervous to make their first trip, we return year after year because Disney provides a routine for our children. Disney is wonderful for accommodating their sensory needs and any special diets. This ultimate guide for families with children on the autism spectrum covers all of…