Author Archives : Jacqueline Teo

Starting a Home Compost


I’m only beginning to start a home compost bin for the first time so this post is really about sharing my personal experience and what I’ve learned from experts on composting. Ever since I come across the Zero Waste lifestyle, I realize how much food waste we send to the landfills. In a household of 3 persons, we have to…

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Making and Using Eco Enzyme


Eco enzyme is a dark brown coloured solution obtained from the fermentation of food scraps (fruit and vegetables only), sugar and water. Eco enzyme is developed by Dr. Rosukon from Thailand who has been actively involved in enzyme research for over 30 years. Benefits of Eco-Enzyme There are many beneficial uses of eco-enzyme. You can use it as household and…

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My New Perspective on Life


I reflect on my life pretty often ever since I turned 30 to get a new perspective on life. I mean, that’s what most people do right? It’s not always a pleasant experience though. Occasionally, I would have a mild panic attack as if I was going to run out of time. That’s when I tend to speed up everything…

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Should You Go Full Time or Part Time?


Whenever we hear the word “entrepreneur,” we instantly think of someone who is full of ideas and willing to take the risk to begin any ventures. That’s not entirely true although those are the traits we commonly see in entrepreneurs. Take me for example. I’m a rather risk-averse person. While I do take risks, I only take calculated risks. I…

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5 Little Things You Do that Drive People Away


(This is an updated post. It was originally posted on February 24th, 2015.) Often we hear about the little things you can do to make someone’s day or your day better and generally these little things add up to the happiness you can potentially create for yourself and for the people around you. At the same time, there are also…

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Overcoming Your Limiting Beliefs Before It’s Too Late


“Whether you think you can, or you think you can’t, you’re right.” -Henry Ford- Everyone of us have one or more self-imposed limiting beliefs throughout our lives. I’m not talking about  striving to become the next Steve Jobs or Bill Gates but even if you and I do, who is to say it’s not possible? Yes, it’s going to be…

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Entrepreneur Mindset versus Employee Mindset


When I wanted to start a business, I was asked this question on the purpose of starting a business. Before I know any better, I said that because I wanted to be financially free, you know, like what I read in Rich Dad, Poor Dad by Robert Kiyosaki. I think most people in the Generation Y era can relate to…

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