Day 153: visualise 10 years from now

Yesterday was the last of my 7 day medication starter practice using Simple Habit. The 5 min exercise calls for visualising what where I’d be in 10 years. As I follow the prompt, I visualised myself sitting in a comfortable couch with a book, facing a big window with the view of a lake with mountain on the background. I looked on my left, I see the girls, well teens, reading or crafting. I looked at my right, husband was also reading newspaper. The ambient was cozy and warm. I felt calm, peaceful, and joyful.  That was an interesting exercise that I should do it often. It brings a sense of joy and calmness, and confirms what I already know: i love my life! 🙂

Our day was relax, very weekend like. After an unexpected 9.5 miles run and proper fuel and filled my journal. BTW, I am loving the ritual, more about that soon. I created a page of books read so far in 2020 and corresponding ratings, and wish list of things/trips I want to do.

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Loving time with Lizzy “alone” while Sofia practice piano on the background. Lizzy was listening music and from time to time, she’d touch me and say mama… 🙂


made a yummy kale salad with roasted veggies. I massaged the kale with salt, apple cider vinegar and avocado. Let it sit for a while before mixing with roasted veggies (cauliflower and eggplants) and fresh chopped cucumber and tomato.

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Girls are loving bowl meals. This one has rice, egg, potato and sautéed sayote with carrot.

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I cut their hairs. At first they complained that I cut it too short, but the more we look at it, the more we like it! 🙂


I spent most of the afternoon and evening reading the Big Summer! OMG, the second half of the book was not what I expected, I have one more chapter to finish! Dinner/evening snack: more oatmeal with PB.


Gratitude: quiet afternoon for reading. Sofia and I read together for an hour, each immersed in our books. I dosed off few minutes too. So relaxing.

One thought on “Day 153: visualise 10 years from now

  1. Why are pictures of kids in headphones always so stinking cute?!?! Your oatmeal looks delicious too. Once fall comes here in Wisconsin I will probably get back into oatmeal more again. I tend to eat it a lot for a while, then I get sick of it and don’t… but eventually I usually always want it again. 🙂


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