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Day 1,180: From Snow to Pool

  Madison had an amazing day and we are so proud of her! She had her first day of skiing with the CADS program at Brimacombe. Madi’s friend Taylor has been involved with the program for years so Madison was thrilled that she could join something that Taylor loves. Madison’s instructor and volunteers were amazing!…

Day 1,179: Ortho Update

Quick kidney update….second day of negative testing so she is on her way to weaning off the steroids!!! Lower dose starts tomorrow! Madison had an awesome morning at March of Dimes! It was PJ day and they made a bear’s den for all their stuffy bear friends. Madison did lots of great walking and standing…

Day 1,178: Steroid Update

Today was officially whacky Wednesday…. so much going on… and of course, Madi was a champ. Madison’s day started with an appointment with her Nephrologist Dr Wong. Her Nephrotic Syndrome is back in full force sadly. The last few days have been some of her highest test readings but the good news is it was…

Day 1,177: Sparks!

Madison is very proud of how well she is doing at school, especially with her reading. She loves getting reading homework! Tonight Madison had her enrolment ceremony at Sparks. She was thrilled Jack went to watch her get her new badges. She also finalized her last cookie order of the year…. she has 48 boxes…

Day 1,176: Wow, What a Day!

Madison had quite the busy day. It started off relaxing with a stretch session at home and then a trip to see Shannon for a massage. She then went home to meet up with Claire for a physio session. They did good work together practicing the stairs, squats, side leg lifts to build hip strength…

Day 1,175: Happy New Year!

Happy 2019! Madison had a great 2018 full of new milestones, new activities, a surgery, lots of family time and new friends. She worked hard and continued to progress throughout the year. She maintained a schedule comprised of therapy, family time, school, sports, ambassador & volunteer opportunities and community activities. We are so proud of…