The kids and moms sang "Happy Birthday to you, Happy Birthday to you, Happy Birthday Diabetes, Happy Birthday to you!" Then Karlene yells, "And many more---until there's a cure!" Lainey blew out 3 candles.
Lainey, her classmates, and siblings enjoying their brownies.
I tried to explain to Karlene how much this "birthday" meant to me. To have Lainey, not only be included, but to have her "unique difference" shown in a positive light among her peers made me so happy. It meant the world to me. "Thank you" is not enough.