Planes, Trains and Automobiles (oh and a taxi, a cruise ship and a few shuttle buses)

There is something about traveling that takes it all out of you. The destination is the prize, but the journey there can be anything but relaxing. My first vacation this year was a lovely solo trip to the Caribbean this Spring. This time, I decided to treat my kids to the same vacation. When I… Continue reading Planes, Trains and Automobiles (oh and a taxi, a cruise ship and a few shuttle buses)

Attempting to Plan for Vacation when you have a Child(ren) with Autism with only Minor Chaos and Confusion

Unlike the ubiquitous "Winter is Coming", for many, summer vacation is a time of relaxation, fun and an opportunity to enjoy all that the season offers. For parents of children on the autism spectrum, summer can come with many challenges. Children often find transitions of any kind to be extremely difficult, leaving a parent confused,… Continue reading Attempting to Plan for Vacation when you have a Child(ren) with Autism with only Minor Chaos and Confusion