50 (Random) Facts About Me

Hello readers! I hope everything is well. So lately, I have been thinking about topics to post on my blog, and a few of my friends gave me this idea. Actually, they kinda tagged me to do it. So here are 50 (random) facts about me. It’s random because I’m just gonna write whatever that comes to my mind.

  1. I am 167 cm tall.
  2. I was born and raised in Penang. Never stay outside of Penang for more than a month.
  3. I have short-sightedness.
  4. I have an allergy and I still got no idea what I’m allergic to.
  5. I would love to have a garden but I don’t have a green thumb.
  6. I will only drink green tea latte when I’m in Starbucks.
  7. I have a collection of Starbucks tumblers from different countries without visiting those countries. It all started with my mum’s friend who was in Taipei and wanted to get me something. So she got me a tumbler from Starbucks that have the word Taipei on it and since then, everyone has been buying me a tumbler whenever they travel. I have 13 tumblers now; and in case you wanna get me one when you travel, I already have Bangkok, Russia, Taipei, Korea, Hong Kong, Macau, Thailand, Germany, China, Vietnam, Singapore, Netherlands, and Kyoto in my collection. Heh!
  8. I collect snow globes whenever I visit a county. You can also consider getting me this besides Starbucks tumbler.
  9. I never wear braces in my life before.
  10. People always tell me that I walk too fast.
  11. I love sleeping – who doesn’t?
  12. I think I have quite high alcohol tolerance.
  13. I love spicy food. Thai food is my favorite.
  14. But if I could only eat one food for the rest of my life, it would either be Aglio Olio spaghetti or Nando’s.
  15. I prefer tea over coffee.
  16. I don’t like carbonated drinks.
  17. I learnt Chinese/Mandarin by watching Taiwanese dramas.
  18. I don’t know Mandarin at all until I was in college. Because majority of my friends in college speak Mandarin, I was kinda force to learn and communicate with them in that language as well. Today, I would say I am 70% fluent in it. I was able to communicate with my supplier in China, so I guess I have improved.
  19. I grew up watching Digimon. My favourite characters are Patamon and Gabumon.
  20. I hate spiders and cockroaches.
  21. I’m a light sleeper unless I am super duper tired.
  22. This might be a surprise to some of you, but I am actually an introvert. I get tired after hanging out with people and I don’t like going out in a big group.
  23. I’m a melancholic and my personality type is ISFJ. You can read more about it here.
  24. From primary to secondary, I was in all girls school.
  25. When I was in school, I wanted to be a criminal psychologist. But I was discouraged, so that didn’t happen.
  26. People assume I would go into Science related course in college (I thought so too), because it was my favorite subject in school, but I ended up doing arts in college because I wanted to do something different.
  27. I studied Graphics & Multimedia Design in college, but my current job has nothing to do with it. I still design and edit videos once in a while, but it is not my main job scope.
  28. I applied and almost became a Flight Attendant after college. I left before the second interview because it doesn’t feel right to go into something just because I wanted to leave Penang.
  29. My patience level is quite low.
  30. I prefer dogs over cats.
  31. Although I have purple hair, purple isn’t my favorite color. I only like that color on my hair because it suits me.
  32. My favorite color is white and red.
  33. I like reading motivational and self-help books. As for those novels (like Harry Potter or The Maze Runner), I prefer to watch the movie than to read the books.
  34. I used to read Mr Midnight and I have a collection from book #1 till #44. As for Mr Mystery, I only collected from book #1 till #7.
  35. Give me a Mentos or a packet of gummy bears, and I’ll be happy as a kid.
  36. I would love to travel around Europe someday.
  37. I prefer DC over Marvel. Maybe because I watch more DC movies.
  38. My favorite Disney princess would be Belle from Beauty And The Beast.
  39. I used to learn golf when I was younger.
  40. I think I have quite good sense of direction. Take me to a new place once and I know how to get there the next time.
  41. Currently addicted to playing Candy Crush. I’m on level 1801. Will most probably pass this level by the time you read this post.
  42. I can’t work in a messy environment. My table has to be neat and organize.
  43. I have a planner and I decorate it nicely; because if it ain’t nice, I won’t use it. And if I don’t use it, I will either forget I have an appointment or double booked myself.
  44. I can get angry easily, especially when I’m hungry.
  45. I procrastinate a lot.
  46. Prefer cooking over baking.
  47. 2 types of people that annoy me – people who don’t keep promises, and people who are always late.
  48. I have stage fright but will try my best not to show it. If I have a choice, I don’t like to be on stage.
  49. I am bad at keeping in touch with people, unless that person made an effort to do so. I lost touch with my school and college friends, which is sad.
  50. Lastly, I love amusement parks and always want to try the most thrilling attractions that they have.

And that’s it! That’s 50 really random facts about me. And if you have any suggestion on what you would like to read on my next post, do let me know.

Thank you for reading.

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