What are the new Changes to the Disability Access Service?

This week, Disney announced new changes to the Disability Access Service (DAS). After 22 years, Fastpass has been replaced with a new program. With the addition of Genie+ and Lightning Lanes to Walt Disney World, there are also exciting new features to the DAS. Unfortunately, like all technology rollouts at Disney, I’m sure there will …

5 Tips to Entertain Kids with Autism during Car Trips

While traveling is a fun-filled experience for many, it can be anxiety-provoking for some. Traveling with kids can be exhausting for everyone. If you have kids with autism, there are special considerations. Luckily, we have learned some tips to entertain kids with autism during car trips Our child with autism prefers set schedules and does not …

How to Choose a Destination for your Family Vacation

It isn’t easy to choose a destination for your family vacation. There are many factors to consider. For some, it may be about the type of experience you want to have. You may use a budget to guide the way with the amount of money you are willing to spend. Others are all about the …

Walking Tour of San Francisco with a Baby

Our Walking Tour of San Francisco with a Baby (with Itinerary!) We knew that we wanted to go on a walking tour of San Francisco with a baby, but did not know where to start.  When we were planning our trip to San Francisco, California- we quickly became overwhelmed. The more we read about visiting this …

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 the transportation would be in practice.  As a family of six, we cannot travel to Walt Disney World without a double stroller.  Staying at the Art of Animation Resort, taking …

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, …

Top 5 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, …

Is Frontier Airlines good for autistic children?

Is Frontier Airlines good for autistic children? All experiences are based on our own travel and we receive no compensation for this post.  We write all about family travel focusing on the unique challenges of traveling with a child with autism.  For us, that means special gluten-free diets and sensory conditions. Every time we travel, …

Is Disney Vacation Club Saratoga Springs Resort Good for Autistic Families?

Is Disney’s Saratoga Springs Resort (SSR) Good for Autistic Families? While there are so many conflicting reviews about SSR, we absolutely believe that Saratoga Springs Resort Good for Autistic Families.  We’ll discuss the layout of the resort and some of the reasons that it’s one of our favorites! Disney Vacation Club Saratoga Springs Resort (SSR) …

Road Trip Tips for Families

Top Road Trip Tips for Families Does riding in the car with your family feel more like punishment and less like quality time?  I’ve created a list of the best road trip tips for families so you can enjoy the journey a bit more. As a Midwesterner with four Disney-obsessed kids, we have made the …