Stay at Home Dad
Michael Down works at home, on his art and taking care of sons Jack and Charlie and the family dog Buddy. Jack was born a “micro-preemie,” weighing less than 2 pounds at birth. His prematurity caused hydrocephalus, cerebral palsy, a heart valve issue, structural issues with his stomach as well as reflux , and some eye problems. He had needed has needed 11 surgeries in his short life. At thier home in Champaign on Thursday, June 6, 2013.