Embracing Autistic Friends: A Teachable Moment at Disney World

Autism affects 1 in 110 children, 1 in 70 boys.*  Chances are that your children know at least one friend with autism, and you know another parent with an autistic child. While we were at Disney World last week, we shared a lunch table with a lovely mom and daughter, since the place was pretty crowded. The little girl was about 6.  She was very talkative, and friendly, and it soon…

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Our Escape to the Gaylord Palms in Kissimmee, Florida!

Back in February, our family was SO blessed to be able to escape the frigid, snowy mountains of NC to sunny (however, still pretty cold) Florida! SO we said goodbye to this: And said “Hello” to this: We had such a great time as a family at the Disney Social Media Moms Celebration (Which I have yet to write fully about…), and when the SM Moms fun was over, we…

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