Here is a pretty handy Ayurveda Daily Routine Checklist, including the must-dos, along with some feel goods for when you have extra time in your day. Print it out to hang in your bathroom, planner, or just hide in a place that you will find it at the exact right moment.
Grains that pacify Vata are generally sweet, nourishing, easily digested, and well cooked. Mushy grains and puddings (things like oatmeal, cream of wheat, and rice pudding) exemplify the smooth quality, and when sweetened and spiced, are often delicious comfort foods. Avoid grains that are exceptionally light, dry, or rough, or especially dense or heavy.