Samantha McLeod's trilogy of children's books document her experience growing up with, and learning to accept and love, a brother who has autism.
These medical ID and awareness bracelets by Hope Paige Medical are a subtle way to keep kids with medical conditions or special needs safe when they're away from home, and they're modern and fashionable enough to wear everyday.
Decorating a pumpkin is one of the most important parts about celebrating Halloween with your kids. From picking the perfect potential Jack-o-lantern from the pumpkin patch to carving your creepy or fun design, this book makes the process easy as (pumpkin) pie.
With goodie-filled Halloween parties and a night of trick-or-treating for candy, its easy to forget how much is too much sugar for kids. Help limit your child's sugar high with this tasty treat.
Kids trick-or-treat in style this Halloween with a festive candy basket in the form of the Reisenthel Loop Shopper. With the pumpkin orange color, it is suitable to use with any costume.
Kids trick-or-treat in style this Halloween with a festive candy basket in the form of the Reisenthel Carry Bag. With the pumpkin orange color, it is suitable to use with any costume.
This Halloween, dress up your pet a great costume. Your kids will love taking the dog trick-or-treating around the neighborhood in this prisoner get-up. Just make sure Fido sticks to dog treats and stays away from the fun size candies.
When you dress up your kids in their Halloween costumes, don't forget to dress up your pet for Halloween as well. With this superman (or super-dog) costume, pets stay fashionably festive. Bring them out trick-o-treating, just remember to keep them away from the candy!
Brooklyn author Isabel Hill has released a second picture book, "Building Stories," that teaches kids the stories behind some of New York City's most interesting buildings.
Check out "Extreme Face Painting: 25 Friendly Step-by-Step Demos," an enhanced ebook that offers easy face painting ideas and designs for kids, on Halloween and beyond.
This Pumpkin Spice Cappuccino is an easy-to-make treat (no espresso machine required) that's perfect when sipped in the brisk fall weather.
Sweet Sally's Bakeshop, a Kosher bakery that specializes in mail-order desserts, makes classic New York City desserts that can be shipped anywhere in the U.S.
The Barefoot Contessa, Ina Garten, has introduced a new easy-to-make fall dessert: Pumpkin Cupcake and Maple Cream Cheese Frosting Mix, the perfect ending to an autumn get-together.
The Skoog, an innovative new instrument that can play an orchestra of sounds, gives children with special needs the ability to create music.
Super Duper Publications' HearBuilder series has introduced a new software program that helps kids, with or without special needs, improve their listening skills and learn how to follow directions.
Glide Bikes' new Super Glider is specially designed to help older kids and adults with special needs learn to ride by first improving motor skills and balance.
Jeepers Peepers, The Ask and Answer Question Game, puts a fun spin on the age-old 20 Questions game and helps kids develop early language and a host of other skills.
"The Silver Mist," a fiction novel told from the perspective of a young woman with Down syndrome, is a touching and unique read that raises questions about the ways in which we view this illness.
An autistic teen hopes to increase acceptance and understanding of those with autism through his book, "How to Talk to an Autistic Kid," which explains autism and its symptoms in easy-to-understand terms.
Etnies, maker of action shoes and apparel, has partnered with Autism Speaks, the nation's largest autism science and advocacy organization, to create co-branded kids' RVM and Fader footwear that support Autism Speaks' mission.
The award-winning Starabella trilogy, about a little girl with learning differences who expresses herself through music, was inspired by author Sharon Fialco's own daughter, who has autism.
Lids 'N Lizards, a categorization game developed by Super Duper Publicatons, helps kids with special needs build up their articulation, categorization, and auditory and visual memory skills.
Funzee Everyday Sounds is an award-winning interactive software game developed by speech language pathologists that teaches kids the sounds of 60 common objects and allows parents to track their child's progress.
Instead of candy this Halloween, encourage trick-or-treaters to get creative by handing out Wikki Stix. In honor of the spooky holiday, the company is offering a Trick-or-Treat Pak that comes with a FREE Halloween Fun Kit.
"School of Fear: The Final Exam," the third and final book in the School of Fear trilogy by Gitty Daneshvari, debuts this October, making it the perfect spooky read for kids around Halloween.