Rhema did so well during her cast removal. I hugged her but she did not struggle or cry, even with the loud sound from the saw. We took precautions and put in her ear plugs; the noise did not seem to phase her.... MORE
Rhema woke up happy and very excited about getting her casts off. We've prepped for for 4 days now about the procedure; what will happen and what her legs will look like. She takes all this I stride, stil... MORE
Rhema got a new friend for her Happy Cast-Removal Eve! She named her pink reindeer "Twinkle"!
Rhema also discover Legos and spent much of her time building little Lego guys! We finally got her away from ... MORE
Rhema celebrated Christmas with her Spina Bifida family! This gentleman has played our Santa since Rhema was a baby; it's always a joy to see him. Rhema would not look at him; she would cut her eyes sideways ... MORE
We are so very excited that in just a few days, Rhema will get her casts off!!!!!!! Also, we will be getting her new braces!
Rhema has been so amazing through this process, and it's been a long process, fil... MORE
Rhema had a lovely Thanksgiving, surrounded by friends and family. She wore her beautiful turkey dress and a matching Pilgram bow. We'd washed her hair the day before using her special inflatable device since w... MORE
Rhema is doing so well after her third trip to the OR. She is still adjusting to her missing two front teeth. Lol! She is so cute without those two teeth!
We are watching her right food as it seem... MORE
Rhema was more focused on the two missing teeth rather than the two new casts! She LOVES the tiny pink treasure box!!! Anethesia Doctor came back for a visit to check on her and said that the "tooth... MORE
Rhema has just left for her procedure. She is such a "pro" at this. She told her nurse that she did not have her "red bracelet"(latex allergy) and that her bunny needed one too. The nurses are so sw... MORE