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Saying Goodbye to Grandpoppy

About two years ago my dad was first diagnosed with cancer. He bounced back through a lengthy regimen of monthly chemotherapy.  In the fall that stopped working. 
We didn't know it at the time, but when we drove down to Milwaukee two weeks after Theo's birth, it would be our last time seeing my dad. The day before we were to drive down to Cudahy my mom called me to to let me know that my dad was moving to a hospice.
I'm glad timing worked out that we were able to come down. A week ago we were in the hospital and wouldn't have been able to go.
Theo did end up rebounding from the jaundice. The day after we were released his levels went up again. A few days later he was checked again and they had only dropped a small amount. Since they dropped and didn't go up, no additional medical attention was needed. I just had to make sure I was feeding him every 2-3 hours.
We made our first stop in Black River Falls to change and feed baby.
While Brooke fed the baby Meadow and I w…

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