Most Singaporeans only know her as a Miss Singapore Universe winner and as Daniel Ong’s better half. But really, the 38-year-old mumtrepreneur (a mummy and entrepreneur) is more than just a pretty face! She may not be on our television screens as much but she’s been really busy.
Her newest venture? Partnering up with popular sportswear label Under Armour.
Here are 5 other facts about Jaime Teo that might just surprise you.
1. She Was Part Of A Singapore-Taiwan Girl Group
Right after winning Miss Singapore Universe 2001, Jaime was hand-picked to join Singapore-Taiwan girl group One Fifth. The all-girl group debuted in 2003 releasing two Mandarin singles.
While the group disbanded a few years later, you know Jaime can definitely carry a tune! Plus point? She can play guitar AND piano!
Check out her Youtube channel where she uploads videos of her singing and playing covers.
2. She Loves To Bake
While it may not be THAT surprising, since Jaime Teo is one half of popular cupcake shop Twelve Cupcakes (they have 40 outlets across Asia!).
Not only is she the heart of the Twelve Cupcakes kitchen, she’s in charge of the how delicious the cupcakes look and taste – she also bakes some mean-tasting honey cakes.
Check out the Twelve Cupcakes website for their daily and seasonal cupcake offerings!
3. Her Biggest Challenge? Raising Her Daughter
Any mum out there can attest that raising kids is no walk in the park.
For mumtrepreneur/FLY artiste/wife Jaime Teo, she says all her roles are easy to fulfil with supportive husband, Daniel Ong by her side.
Being a mummy, is a 24 hour ‘cannot quit’ job and while it can be a full load with so many things on her plate, Jaime still manages to spend time with daughter, Renee Ong!
Check out Jaime’s Instragram, where she’s always uploading videos of daughter, Renee!
4. She’s Fitter Than You
While balancing her very busy schedule, Jaime still manages to keep fit, by running, rock climbing and even working out at home. Which goes to show all you really need for a workout is an exercise mat and some really good workout music!
Jaime’s latest venture is partnering up with Under Armour, the popular sportswear label, to help other ladies adopt a fit and healthy lifestyle like she has.
It’s almost hard to believe that Jaime used to battle weight and body issues since a young age, but this former Miss Singapore Universe has certainly come a long way!
Want to get some tips on getting a workout in despite a busy work schedule?
You’re in luck! Jaime will be speaking at the UA Women: Empowering One Another event, where she’ll be giving the crowd tips on crafting a healthy lifestyle and the different types of exercises to give you that extra boost of energy!
And she’s not alone, Sarah Pang, Singapore’s National Tennis Player will also be holding a tennis clinic for Tennis novice and experts alike.
Empower Yourself: How to Manage Your Energy
Sarah Pang, Jaime Teo, and Marie Choo
Sat, 22 October 2016
9.30am – 10.30am
Hometeam NS Balestier (Cookyn Inc)
Tennis Clinic with Sarah Pang
Sat, 22 October 2016
8am – 9.30am
Hometeam NS Balestier (Tennis Courts)
Equipment: Workout attire and tennis racquet
5. She’s A Risk Taker
With numerous acting gigs under her belt, winning Miss Singapore Universe, a successful cupcake company, a happy family life and now a fitness junkie, Jaime Teo seems to have it all.
But getting there hasn’t been a walk in the park, Jaime above all things is a risk taker. And if we can learn something from this mumtrepreneur, it’s that taking risks is better than regretting, and never risking anything.
This article appeared first on DiscoverSG.
Feature Image Credit: Jaime Teo