Posted at: 04/07/2013 9:48 PM
Updated at: 04/07/2013 10:49 PM
By: KOB.com Staff
The 17-year-old is battling brain cancer and despite the illness, has made it her mission to live her life to the fullest.
Saturday morning she had the once in a lifetime opportunity to fly above Albuquerque in a hot air balloon.
"It Inspired me,” balloonist Bentely Street said. “I thought it would be nice to give something to give back and she doesn't have a lot of time. So you try to live every day to the fullest and I think she does that better than anybody."