Day: January 11, 2016

Just Jot It January 11

Just Jot It January 11th – Effortless   Jot – Effortless What can be farther from effortless, then the effort to write about this word?  Should I tell you the things I find effortless? What in the world would those be?  Everything in my life -takes effort.  Everything about me is the opposite of effortlessness.  I am demanding, challenging, far from simple, and anything but easy to get along with. Everything that is effortless, is what I give the most effort too.  My love for my children, my husband, my mother, sister and God.  Not in that exact order! It is easy to love them, but in loving them -I must push myself to show them the fullness of that love.  Cooking meals from scratch, making quilts the kids can pass down, writing letters, so they can hold memories of the years we spent together.  I leave small notes so my husband will remember he is my one love, forever,  and ironing his clothes (not because he asks me too, but because I want him to feel sharp and proud).  I …