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His time dwindling, this toddler wants to celebrate every holiday in a week

His wish? To celebrate different holidays for a week – his birthday, Halloween, St. Patrick’s Day, Fourth of July, Easter and Thanksgiving for one last time, culminating with a Christmas parade.

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“He’s a go-getter,” said Tracy Wilson, of her 2-year-old son Easton.

Just months ago, you would find the toddler from Cincinnati, Ohio, running around the yard playing baseball, but now it’s a different tale.

"He can’t put any weight on his legs,” Tracy Wilson said.

Let’s rewind to July: Easton was playing upstairs and fell, hurting his knee.

“He cried for a minute, and I asked if he was OK. He limped for a minute and then he was fine,” Tracy Wilson said.

Easton was his normal self for the next few days. But then, it happened again.

“The babysitter called on a Friday and said that he fell just out of nowhere, in the house, and it looked like his knee was kind of swollen. Because we had told her that he had fell,” his mom said.

Tracy’s husband, Jerry, picked Easton up from the babysitter’s, but as the day continued, Easton was out and about in the yard, running around with his pals.

“The next day we woke up and he couldn’t walk on it and it was swollen,” Tracy Wilson said.

She continued, “I had to go to work that day, so I went ahead and went into work and he [Jerry] took him to Anderson Urgent Care, because I thought maybe he just bruised his knee or I don’t know did he tear his ACL? Can they do that at 2?”

As the day continued, Tracy received a call from Jerry, saying she had to leave work because a tumor was discovered in Easton’s knee.

“So I left, they rushed us down to Cincinnati Children’s and when we got there, the whole oncology team was there waiting. And they told us that he has osteosarcoma, which is a form of bone cancer,” Tracy Wilson said.

The family was admitted that night and they started chemo a few days later.

“We did a round of chemo treatment and it didn’t help. It didn’t respond to the chemo,” his mother explained.

A follow-up PET scan showed the cancer had actually spread to his lungs, his other knee, his foot and shoulders.

The family was told they could try a trial, another round of a different chemo or just make Easton feel comfortable.

“We decided to try the other round of chemo, so we started that three weeks ago. It’s helped with the pain, that’s a lot of reasons why we we're doing it again, for the pain,” Tracy Wilson said.

She said the swelling has gone down a bit from this different type of chemo, however, they won’t know if the cancer is responding for a couple of weeks.

“We asked them, you know, I know they can’t tell me but, ‘How much time?’ Because Christmas is coming, his birthday’s in February, my daughter’s birthday was coming up. And the doctor basically said, ‘I wouldn’t see February,’” Tracy Wilson said.

Now, hospice has been called in to take over.

“It’s watching your worst nightmare… it’s hard. I don’t wish it on anybody,” she continued.

With Easton’s time dwindling, Make-A-Wish stepped in.

His wish? To celebrate different holidays for a week — his birthday, Halloween, St. Patrick’s Day, Fourth of July, Easter and Thanksgiving for one last time, culminating with a Christmas parade this upcoming Tuesday.

“My hope is that he will enjoy every minute of it,” Tracy Wilson said. "It’s pretty important to us because we want to spend as many holidays with him as we can."

Because time with Easton means everything.

“We take our precious hour by hour. And cherish every minute of it,” his mom said.