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How to Stick to Your New Year’s Resolutions?

It’s December 31. And I’m thinking about my new year’s resolutions. But, resolutions are hard to keep. It seems the moment we flip into the new calendar, plunge into the boxes of January, we are steamrolled and pushed off-course on the highway of life. Completely misguided and counterproductive. In fact, …

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Tips to Ease Your Holiday Hangover

It’s Boxing Day. And if you haven’t taken leave to stay at home or jetted off to an exotic beach destination, then you are probably stumbling into the office with a hangover. While some say to avoid a hangover is to stay drunk (hair of the dog), this is not …

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What I am Grateful for in 2012

This is the best time of the year to step back, reflect on all the events that have happened, and feel grateful for all the unforgettable moments that make up the sum of our individual lives. Some unforgettable moments I am grateful for in 2012: Travel. This year, I travelled …

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2012 Year In Review: Kat’s Best Feature Posts

Continuing with Kat’s 2012 Year in Review series, here is my Top 10 most favorite lifestyle posts of 2012 (in no particular order). This year, I had a lot of features that were entertaining and super fun topics to write about. I had just crossed over 100+ posts in early …

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Debunking Infertility: A Rising Social Epidemic

I have been skimming through a lot of news headlines on infertility lately. And it is not just in Singapore. From BBC News’s story on ‘Infertility Time Bomb Warning‘ to Reuter’s health story on ‘French Men Not Producing as Much Sperm‘, infertility is well-poised to be the next big epidemic. …

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Tips for Jet-setting Without Suffering The Lag

Jet lag. What a killer. I came home yesterday morning (6am) after a 3-week holiday. The next day (which is today) I had planned a big day of running errands: driving my husband to work, going to the passport office, bathing my dog, attending 2 yoga classes (to rid the …

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The Real Secrets To Long Life

Today, I read on Yahoo!sg that recent findings by Israeli researchers, show people who have personality traits and described as outgoing, optimistic, easygoing, enjoy laughter and engage actively in social activities, live longer than their opposite counterparts. You can read the report here. No s*^t! Seriously?! This is not rocket …

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5 Best Eco-Friendly Gifts for Mother’s Day

Are you running out of gift ideas? If the answer is yes, don’t panic. You are not alone. With more and more women becoming environmentally aware and conscious, why not do something different and give her an eco-friendly gift? A gift that not only pleases her heart, but also respects …

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Pottery

A famous American ceramic artist, George E. Ohr, once said “God said to the clay ‘be ware’ and so it was”. I wished I heard those words too. How hard can it be to mold clay? A short history behind Clay-Street.comClay-Street.com was born out of the passion for clay art. …

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6 Easy Ways To Reduce Your Ecological Footprint

1. Eat natural Ever hear the saying ‘You are what you eat?‘. Eating fresh, seasonal, real and organic foods is like consuming premium fuel for your body. Not only does it taste better, it can also improve your body’s immunity leading to a longer, healthier life. Choosing organic produce supports …

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