A belated new year’s shout out !


New Year shout out 

Dear all, I am not sure what exactly has been lingering my attention that I have not been a good blogger the past 3 months but I hope it is not too late for belated New Year and Gong Xi Fa Cai shout out to everybody ! 2015 is speeding by like nobody’s business any slowmo will be left behind. So, let’s buck up the pace and work (and play) for the best year of our lives this year regardless of the turbulence(s) which we have or will go through.

Pretty much focused on family life nowadays and grooming a 2 year old become a good and respectful human being. And of course, other life responsibilities. Somehow lagging on the sports and races front, I still somehow manage quick lunchtime workouts in the comfort of the gym in my office. 30-40 mins per session is all it takes for me to burn some quality calories.

Balance is the word

There are many races out and about which I see people sharing and posting on Facebook and other social media platform, so 2 thumbs up to all who are taking part in these healthy activities. I am slowing down competitively at the moment as I have other ‘competition’ to run ! Yes, being a mom, wife, full-time office job — is more than enough that I can ask these days. It is tiring (now that I know) and I really respect those moms out there who hold both a full-time job at work, and as a mother to their children. And thanks to their hubbies to in understanding and supporting their 21st century wives.

Still, nothing has stopped me hitting the outdoors sometimes with my little one. I took her to Taman Negara where we went on the canopy walk and a very adventurous hike up Bukit Terasek and also through the Kuala Tahan river to visit an Orang Asli settlement. And since FRIM is not too far off, this has been a regular weekend stop for me, my daughter and a couple of friends. Do-able.

What’s next ?

Next up, my company is organising a 10km run this Sunday. I have not ran a 10km for (…cricket sound…)..So, all the best to me and I will just put my best Brooks shoe forward and complete the course running, walking or crawling of need me. Oh by the way, I am selling of my Scotts Contessa mountain bike.  Anybody interested, please contact me by hitting the ‘Contact’ link you see above this post. Meantime please be patient until I have the photo of this bike up in my next post.

Till then folks !

ps: some photos from my disk space !

Coz its a National Park kinds day !

Coz its a National Park kinda day !

Bukit Terasik, Taman Negara, Kuala Tahan, Pahang-- hiked and conquered. Pack leader in pink tshirt.

Bukit Terasik, Taman Negara, Kuala Tahan, Pahang– hiked and conquered. Pack leader in pink tshirt.

The 'Yes I still got it' kinda pose. Amazing view of the nature !

The ‘Yes I still got it’ kinda pose. Amazing view of the nature !

Lil munchkin found a new friend  at my high school picnic gathering at the Lake Gardens, KL.

Lil munchkin found a new friend at my high school picnic gathering at the Lake Gardens, KL.

Recent CNY get together. Raymond and Michelle enjoying the company of a few cute and adorable kids. :)

Recent CNY get together at Brickfield’s renowned Annalakhsmi Vegetarian Restaurant. Raymond and Michelle enjoying the company of a few cute and adorable kids. 🙂

Can't find a clearer group of everybody, but this is the best. Yours truly on the left hand face half covered by my daughter's cute hands. heheh

Can’t find a clearer group of everybody, but this is the best. Yours truly on the left hand face half covered by my daughter’s cute hands. heheh

Me grinning in my pink-black Karrimor drifit top from Sports Direct ! Taken during a recent hike up the Kiara Hills

Me grinning in my pink-black Karrimor drifit top from Sports Direct ! Taken during a recent hike up the Kiara Hills

Preparing healthy meals should not be seasonal.. *self-reminder*. This was homemade brekkie last weekend. Omelette with cheese !

Preparing healthy meals should not be seasonal.. *self-reminder*. This was homemade brekkie last weekend. Omelette with cheese !

Shall hashtag this as #throwback #campakbelakang #campakdulukala ? haha..there will always be  a time for everything, but not every time for everything..Sounds familiar? Shall see to this once my  progeny are older and bigger enough ! Mean time, I'm making sure mummy does a good job being a good mummy and example. (p.s. its not exactly harder than Ironman or SAC)--just lots of patience, commitment and perseverance.

Shall hashtag this as #throwback #campakbelakang #campakdulukala ? Taken 2011 during a training session with the rest of the now-veteran Ironman gang. haha..There will always be a time for everything, but not every time for everything..Sounds familiar? Shall see to this once my progeny are older and bigger enough ! Mean time, I’m making sure mummy does a good job being a good mummy and example. (p.s. its not exactly harder than Ironman or SAC)–just lots of patience, commitment and perseverance.

-missjewelz-

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