...I get pregnant, I want it to be a surprise.
...I am craving chocolate I will eat a banana instead.
........I have a weekday off with my husband and kids, I will pack a picnic and spend hours watching my kids chase ducks and discover dandelions.
....I feel inspired by something, I will take a picture.
...I go shopping for clothes I'll be one size smaller.
.......I talk to my husband about money, I'll do it without being defensive.
...I have a warm spring day stretching out in front of me, I'll spend it with my the palms of my hands in the earth outside.
......I wish we had a garden, I'll plant one.
...I do laundry, I'll use obscene amounts of fabric softener and then let them dry on the line, soaking in the sun's warmth.
...I take a vacation it'll be a road trip with snacks and songs and windows down.
.....I have the urge to cut my hair all off and get bangs, I'll follow that urge.
...A friend compliments me I will thank them sincerely and not try to explain or apologize my way out of it.
.....I make my husband laugh, I will bask in the glow of hearing him say, to no one or whomever is near, "Isn't she funny?". Because I am.
...I am debating between lying on the couch on a pile of pillows cocooned in a blanket reading a book and cleaning my kitchen, I'll try my hardest to choose the book.
.....I want a donut, I'll get one from my favorite local shop and enjoy every last bite of it, calories be damned.
...I have a fleeting thought about how much I love someone/how nice they look/how amazing their laugh sounds I will say it right out loud.
......I catch a glimpse of myself with my kids in the mirror, I will watch a little longer like a voyeur taking in every detail of that amazing and beautiful love.