Paying Kindness Forward

Today I felt an unusual contentment inside my heart. People are nice. The thing about social interaction is, you never quite know what to expect. And sometimes, you get lucky. I went for a BodyPump class in the gym I frequent,  where the typical equipment required were a Smartstep bench with two/ three pairs of … Continue reading Paying Kindness Forward


Part Time Course at Academy of Pastry Arts Malaysia

Life has so few surprises left that sometimes we need to venture out of our daily routines to learn something new and unexpected. In mid 2015, I decided to join a part-time course at Academy of Pastry Arts Malaysia, which took up 12 hours per weekend for 12 weeks. As a novice baker, starting this … Continue reading Part Time Course at Academy of Pastry Arts Malaysia

Living and Loving as an Introvert

“It means that I need space. It means that I enjoy solitude. It means that I like my own company.” – Dorkymum


good advice

*stands up*

*shuffles nervously*

*clears throat*

Hello. My name’s Ruth and I am an introvert.

Would you believe that it has taken me 31 years to say that?

Most of those years have been taken up with saying other things. No, I’m not anti-social. No, I’m not shy. No, it’s not that I hate people, or that I hate you, or that I’m a badly brought up Awkward Annie.

I’m just an introvert.

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