Author: Valerie Lim

March 9, 2013 / / beauty

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February 7, 2013 / / beauty

“Nicole? Who is Nicole?” I like to say Nicole by OPI is the baby sister of professional nail polish brand, OPI. Established in 2007 to provide the quality of OPI…

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January 29, 2013 / / fitness

Today’s post workout body. I’m still on a mission to get sexy as hell abs by May! The lower abs are the hardest to target and I still have a…

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January 24, 2013 / / beauty
January 18, 2013 / / health & fitness

This question of what to eat almost always bugs me post workout. Mmmm… I just worked out and burnt all that calories. Surely, a little sweet treat won’t do any…

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January 2, 2013 / / travel

Once the year closes and the first day of the new year dawns upon us, I like to look back at the important lessons the previous year taught us before setting a focus for the coming year. 2013 will be no different.

I’m not going to mince words. 2011 was a difficult year for me; I re-read my 2011 reflection post and couldn’t help but think I took difficult lessons away from the year despite having received an amazing title and once-in-a-lifetime experience in Sao Paulo, Brazil.


At the beginning of 2012, it was decided the year was one where I had to put “me” as a priority regardless of what I did. It was to be a journey of self-REdiscovery after 2011’s setbacks and I took to the skies to find myself. Looking back, I did. But I found more than just myself; I found love, rekindled my sense of adventure and the trust to venture into the unknown. Feelings I had known before but somehow forgotten in the passing cloud.

But, in 2012 those were the positive emotions that fueled my fantastic year. With our hearts full of love, eyes shining with excitement and bags packed with hope, we created lots of great memories. These are the adventure highlights of my 2012 and the lessons the past year presented to me.
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