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 …

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, …

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 …

Top Ten Disney Rides for Families with Autism at Walt Disney World resort

Many children run the risk of sensory overload in Walt Disney World. The boisterous shows, crowds, attraction music, and general uproar from the rides are sure to influence many children. We developed a list of the best Disney rides for families with autism from our many trips with our child. Because children with Autism Spectrum …

What is the Worst Character Breakfast in Walt Disney World?

In fact, it’s worked so well that the majority of our family is gluten-free.  Let’s jump into this review about the Bon Voyage Breakfast with autistic children. What is the Worst Character Breakfast in Walt Disney World? We were so excited to check out the character breakfast on Disney’s Boardwalk. However, Disney’s Bon Voyage Breakfast …

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, …

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 …

Top Ten Quiet Places at Magic Kingdom

The Top 10 Quiet Places at Magic Kingdom for Families with Autism Our son adores Walt Disney World.  However, any child occasionally gets overwhelmed and tired in the hot, busy parks.  With autism, it’s especially important to take a break from the hustle and bustle. We’ve listed our favorite quiet places at Magic Kingdom for …

The Best Gluten-Free Snacks in Walt Disney World

The Five Best Gluten-free Snacks Disney World Our family seeks out gluten-free snacks every time we visit Walt Disney World.  My husband and I eat a gluten-free diet for health issues.  However, we’ve noticed that our autistic son’s sensory and behavior issues improve with removing gluten from his diet.  The research swings back and forth …