Tag Archive: 2019 Calendar Kid

After nearly eight years working toward his goals, 10-year-old Christian Smith graduated from his therapy program this past March. “We miss him around here,” occupational therapist Macy Freeman remarks fondly, “but we are so happy to seem him thriving.” Graduation (pictured below) was a super day for this motivated superhero fan. Like the “good guys” he’s fond of from his favorite comic books, he worked persistently to get the job... View Article

Jul 30 2019

After receiving a book about a cat who visits the library, three-year-old Charlotte Williams became obsessed with the idea. So just last week she became the joyful recipient of her first library card. With the new card in hand, Charlotte characteristically led the way: “She ran right in, pulled three books off the shelf, sat at a table and started ‘reading,’” her mom Crystal shares. Full of this energy and attitude... View Article

Jun 24 2019

Five-year-old Beckett Tapscott twirls through life. Even when she’s here for one of her four-hour blood transfusions, she’s ready to dance. “At her last transfusion Beckett and three other girls had a dance party,” her mom, Morgan, recalls. “One of the nurses was trying to help a child feel better and started playing ‘Baby Shark’ and it just went from there. Doctors and nurses joined in too.” Onstage, Beckett twirled... View Article

Apr 29 2019