Making the Most of the Disability Access Service (DAS) Pass at Hollywood Studios

Today we are going to spend the day at Hollywood Studios.  With some advance planning, it can be a fun day for everyone including your child with autism or other special needs.  As with all the other parks, planning will make or break your day.  It’s important to know what you can use your Disability… Read More »


A Mother’s Journey Through Pandas/Autism with Essential Oils : The Oils Arrive

Kathy shares her struggle and how she got to this point in post 1 and 2.  Read those first to know the story.   Months on the computer as my doctor discussed that this was bigger than her.  I should seek out a specialist since the antibiotic had stopped working.  He stayed on it though… Read More »

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Weekly Wrap Up: The Return From Baltimore So We Went On A Field Trip

This week brought our reluctant return from Baltimore and the Petersons.  We certainly could have stayed up there forever with our kindred spirits.  We traveled all day Monday stopping only to get gas or to find Starbucks cups.  Logan was so bummed that all the D.C. Starbucks were out of stock of the You Are… Read More »


How the Disability Access Pass Works at Walt Disney World

So you’re going to  Walt Disney World with your special needs child.  You know there is a pass that helps with the wait times but are unsure of where to get it or what is does/doesn’t do for rides.  In this basic how to post,  I answer the main questions of where, what and how… Read More »


A Mother’s Journey Through Pandas/Autism With Essential Oils : The Struggle

This is part 2 of a mother’s journey with Pandas and Essential Oils.  To see how Kathy got to this point, check out the beginning.    Like any mom, I googled PANDAS and read  all I could find.  I decided to do an experiment that I do not recommend but since this is my story,… Read More »

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Weekly Wrap Up: The Baltimore Edition

Ah, a week in Baltimore with my bestie and her family.  I had a homeschool mom’s conference to attend on Friday and Saturday.  God smiled on me when he made it in Baltimore where the Petersons are stationed.  We left on the Saturday before the conference so we would have lots of time to play… Read More »

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Weekly Wrap Up: The One Where We Get Ready For Baltimore

This week went much better probably because we didn’t have a mountain of laundry .  We managed to do our lessons while getting the house ready for leaving on a trip to Baltimore. Yes, I realize that we just got back from our fantabulous cruise!  We actually have a trip scheduled for every month this… Read More »


A Mother’s Journey Through Pandas with Essential Oils : The Beginning

There I was, sitting in Disney’s Hollywood Studios parking lot, tears streaming down my face on the phone with the hotel that I was cancelling a stay with. Clearly, we needed to go home which was a minimal 16 hour drive. The gal on the other end of the line, “Sure, we can cancel your reservation,… Read More »

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Weekly Wrap Up: The One Where Reality Stinks!

Another week in the books!  That should be an accomplishment in itself.  The week after an awesome vacation is always  hard.  We managed to muddle through it though.  Sometimes that has to be enough.       We trudged through our usual lessons while doing a mountain of laundry.  That was the jist of our… Read More »

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Weekly Wrap Up: The Disney Cruise Edition

I have never figured out how everyone gets their weekly wrap ups done before the week is up.  Perhaps they do them on Thursday night.  As a fly by the seat of my pants girl through and through, that is not going to work at all.  Usually, I’m trying to get everything ready for Field… Read More »