Tip #1

One of my favorite things to do with JACO is have him hold my water at meals. While I’m not drinking, I keep it in the otherwise unoccupied space above my head. A simple flick of the wrist brings my water down to me or sends it back up in the air, which is...

Stuff I’ve Done: Installment 1

So I’ve been keeping a list of everything JACO has allowed me to do on my own, and here you have it! Enjoy, and let me know what you think in the comments. Pick up a chocolate chip off the ground Held baby bunnies Held things far above my little brother’s...

We’re on TV!

If this is belated-and it is- then I entirely blame school. The teachers of my six advanced classes love nothing more than to assign homework! Well, I can think of one thing they seem to like better. Seeing a student on TV. Ever since I took JACO on Good Day...

Shopping

On Saturday I took JACO out shopping, and he got several opportunities to give me a hand…   First time I’ve ever been able to get anything off the rack myself! JACO helped me flip through the clothes too. This was great, because my mom was able to...

Good Day Sac

I’ll be introducing JACO to the Sacramento region on Monday, September 16 via Good Day Sacramento! Tune in to CBS13/CW31¬†from 8-9 AM or stream it live here....

Welcome!

Hola guys! Welcome to reachyourpotential. This right here is a blog (you’d never have guessed, right?) and it is by a JACO user, for everyone. My name is Laura; I’m a high schooler with a cheerful disregard for disability-related political correctness, a...