2010 – A Recap

  • Completed 10 years in Singapore.  Never thought that i would last so long here.
  • For the second consecutive year, didn’t fall sick even for a single day.
  • Lost more than 13 kgs in 4 months and overall 17 kgs to bring my BMI down to a healthy 23.
  • Significant investments done in equity and mutual funds.
  • Bought Gold ETFs for the first time ever.
  • This blog had 100,000 hits after almost 2 years of moving here. My previous WordPress blog used to have so many hits in 1-2 months itself 😉
  • Blogged infrequently, but wrote more original posts unlike last time when i just blogged more about the news.
  • Read 13 books and quite a few audio books too; making this year the most prolific when it came to reading.
  • Had just one holiday this year and that was a visit back home to India.
  • Read more about finance, investing. Diversified my investments and started reading more about the financial reports of the companies I had invested in.
  • Watched tons of movies, but was so busy that hardly had time to update the Movies page of this blog.  Hope to be much more regular next year.
  • Made some significant plans for the next year and will disclose them as and when they happen 😀

Overall, nothing great about the year.  Looking forward to the new year with excitement.  Hoping and wishing for an exciting new phase of life.

Previous recaps here – 20092008

Let me take this opportunity to wish all of you and your loved ones a Happy & Prosperous New Year – 2011

Meanwhile, let me leave you with a few images of the wonderful skyline of the beautiful city of Singapore where the New Year celebrations are to be held.

Click on the images for a bigger version.

Above images courtesy: Marina Bay Countdown

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  • saritha

    Congrats on completing 10 years in Singapore.

    Touchwood for not falling sick,good

    Oh lost 13kgs in 4 months,good job….

    U know most of ur post are bouncers to me……

    Happy new year to and to your loved ones….

    • Liju Philip

      Most of my posts are bouncers to you? hehehe…. I will try to simplify them in future. Or ask me question on the post if you cant understand, i will try to explain.

      Happy New Year to you too. Cheers.