Life is at full speed in a family with 4 children.
Sometimes though it finds a way to make you slow down.
There are precious moments, when no matter how much you have to do, you just cannot do any of it.
I wrote this in March 2015, when child 1 was 19, child 2, 7, child 3, 5 and child 4, 2 and 4 months.
Sleeping On My Knee
“I’ve things to do
I’ve a house to clean
I can’t reach the book I’m planning to read
But my toddler is sleeping on my knee
I could get up
Wriggle and move
But really there’s no place I’d rather be”.
Samantha Gadsden March 2015
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Samantha Gadsden walks with women on their life’s journeys. She is an experienced Doula, based close to Cardiff in South Wales, mother to 4 children and wife to Eddie, more information can be found on her facebook page, Samantha Gadsden Doula and her website, Caerphilly Doula. SOS Doula, Telephone and online support is always available.
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