8 Fun and Easy No-Carve Pumpkin Ideas | Decorations | Paint | Drilling

8 Fun and Easy No-Carve Pumpkin Ideas | Decorations | Paint | Drilling

No-Carve Pumpkin Decorating Ideas True confession time. I don’t like carving pumpkins. I don’t. I’ve done the basic triangle eyes and pumpkin teeth carve, but after a few decades, that gets old. I tried the “buy a complicated pattern and battery operated carver” thing and they either never work. Or if we have a warm…

10 Fun Alternatives to Trick or Treating that Kids will Love

10 Fun Alternatives to Trick or Treating that Kids will Love

Trick or Treating Alternatives Many kids love to go trick or treating. But, maybe your disabled child does not enjoy it. Or, maybe we’re in the middle of a pandemic, so you don’t feel like you can trick or treat safely. Either way, you need alternative activities to trick or treating, and here is a…

25 Gifts and Toys that Autistic and Disabled Teenagers and Adults Actually Want | 2022

25 Gifts and Toys that Autistic and Disabled Teenagers and Adults Actually Want | 2022

Gift for Disabled Teenager and Adults Teens and adults with autism and disabilities can be so hard to buy for! This post was crowd sourced from my friends and from members of our Facebook Group and what I could pull from Twitter. If you are buying a gift for autistic adults or a gift for…

60+ Halloween Things to Do in Philadelphia | Halloween Activities for Kids
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60+ Halloween Things to Do in Philadelphia | Halloween Activities for Kids

Halloween Activities for Kids Pennhurst is one of the Halloween things to do near me. I hate it. For those of you who do not know what I am talking about, Pennhurst is an asylum that was open for decades in suburban Philadelphia. It was closed in the 1980s. Today you can find former residents…

Allergy Free Candy Options | Halloween | Teal Pumpkin Ideas

Allergy Free Candy Options | Halloween | Teal Pumpkin Ideas

Allergy Free Candy for Halloween Have you heard of the Teal Pumpkin Project? Fantastic idea! Tips and treat lists so your house can be a part of a Food Allergy Inclusive Halloween for all kids! Includes where to buy Allergen-Free Halloween Candy. As a parent, I can’t imagine the stress of your child having a…

Best Teacher Appreciation Gifts | Inexpensive | Thoughtful | Useful

Best Teacher Appreciation Gifts | Inexpensive | Thoughtful | Useful

Teacher Appreciation Gift Ideas Some years, my son’s team is as large as 15 or 16 people. Sure, they’re not all teachers, but I thank them all at the same time. I’m good at knowing when Teacher Appreciation Day is (usually the first week of May) but there’s no way I could keep track of…

Valentine’s Day in Sign Language | Free Printable ASL Valentines

Valentine’s Day in Sign Language | Free Printable ASL Valentines

How to Say Happy Valentine’s Day in Sign Language What a cute idea! Valentine’s Day cards in ASL. Did you know that ASL is the 4th most used language in the United States? It is! When I heard that statistic, I was amazed. All the more reason to make the extra effort to include kids…

{Philadelphia Mummers Parade} 3 Stories you won’t See on TV.

{Philadelphia Mummers Parade} 3 Stories you won’t See on TV.

Philadelphia Mummers If you live in Philadelphia, you know what a Mummer is. But if you’re not from around here, you are probably wondering, “what the heck is a Mummer?” I’ll get to that in a minute. I was approached locally to share some of the information about the new Mummers parade route. My response…