All posts by sophievoon

I would like to describe myself as a no-time blogger. Not a part-time nor a full-time. I don't have so much spare time as a full time health care provider but nevertheless, writing is something that I thoroughly enjoyed. As well as photography. Whenever I'm inspired, I'm angered, frustrated -beyond everything else, I love to write. I'm writing not to change the world nor to touch someone else's soul. I'm in it for myself. So that, somehow, I will find the answer I have been looking for. Maybe somehow, I will find myself by letting someone else know..

Why I resented being a Doctor | My Story

Hi guys. I have not plan for this blog entry to turn up here –in my website, so soon. To be honest, today has been a shitty day😩and I am kinda dealing with a complicated issue regarding work so I decided to write about my life being a doctor -the good, the ugly and most…

Moving to London | Our story

Yes, London is still in the same time zone as Ireland where we resided for the past  more than 15 years. Also yes, it is only an hour flight away (from Dublin). Despite this, they actually can’t be anymore different. Ireland works with great simplicity and nothing is too much of a big deal. There is…

Krabi, Thailand 2017

Hi everyone! Here are our photos from recent trip to Krabi as promised 🤘🏼. If you have not read my post last week about our trip back to Malaysia, please don’t be shy and click here! As I am always somehow sun-deficient, I decided to drown myself in Vitamin D in Krabi. First of all,…

Nasi Lemak | A Taste of Home

Nasi Lemak is one of Malaysian traditional food. Nasi translates into rice and Lemak just means fat -literally. So it is no surprise that this food is rather ‘fatty’ as it is cooked and soaked in coconut cream. The other condiments would include crispy anchovies, crunchy nuts, thin sliced cucumber, egg and meat (chicken, beef, lamb).…

Malaysia October 2017

I know that I have been MIA. Missing me much? 😆 There is no specific reasons but as the title suggested I was back in Malaysia for our 2 weeks annual leave. It was mainly to attend a brother cousin’s wedding and of course to see our relatives but most importantly, to eat unlimited wanton…

7 TRUTHS you need to know before buying sunscreen

7 TRUTHS you need to know before buying sunscreen As y’all know, sunscreen is the most fashionable item today. It is the single most sought after product either by itself or in combinations with make-ups or skincare. We have come a very long way. Zinc oxide has been around for the last thousands of years for its skin benefit without it being…

5 Bad habits you need to QUIT for better skin

Featured Image: Photo by Isi Akahome on Unsplash 5 Bad habits you need to QUIT for better skin The pressure to look good in this digital era is overwhelmingly humongous. A lot of us, unfortunately, are victims of the beauty industry which never cease to come up with more sophisticated propaganda to steal your money in…

Easy Wanton Noodle

As I am a Malaysian and therefore, has a rather complex (taste) pallet, I always crave for something I can never get here, in Europe. Oh btw, we just moved from Dublin to London 🤗🍾🍺 😂 I feel like the alcohol emoticons are very appropriate after several heartache💔 moments in the process of moving. Sigh.…

What Ireland meant to us + Why we left

When I was young, my dad always teased me about a mole on the dorsal aspect of my right foot during his evening cuddles. He used to say, ‘You will be a traveller. And you will leave my side for a very long time.’ Did I believe my dad? Hella NO. I was five. I…