September 22, 2017

When you go viral, what do you do???? I had never thought about it, but here is what I did.

September 12, 2017

So lets talk about that Coapt robot hand.

In spring 2017 I was fitted for the coolest, most advanced robotic technology on the market. There are sensors which are programed to read my muscle movements, there are light weight batteries to last all day, there's a per...

June 27, 2016

The disability community urges that federal laws are being broken after the City Council of Chicago passed an ordinance on Wednesday giving Uber and Lyft one year to delay accommodations for the wheelchair-bound.

Under the the ADA, transportation providers are required...

April 11, 2016

 Funny story:


I was born Wednesday, May 30......during a Cubs game. I am the third kid in my family so by the time I came along my mother was familiar with the drill of birthing babies. So on this Wednesday, she realized that she was having contractions and that I was...