Author Archives: Gabriel Goh

Youtube Recipes I like

These are the YouTube videos/recipes I refer to most frequently. If it is not obvious, I am a fan of Chef John’s cooking videos. I like his humour, and his self-deprecating approach. You know he does not have an ego, … Continue reading

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No matter how bad things are for you, count your blessings

Here are some news that got me thinking and empathising. 1) There’s an Indian PR (Avijit Das Patnaik) who had posted an image of a Singapore flag that was torn, revealing an Indian flag behind it. He shared this on … Continue reading

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When love and need are one…

There is a poem/quote I like – I think it is from Robert Frost: Only when love and need are one And work is play for mortal stakes Is the deed ever really done For Heaven’s and the Future’s sake … Continue reading

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Who I am – life lessons

“It is our failure to become our perceived ideal that ultimately defines us and makes us unique. It’s not easy, but if you accept your misfortune and handle it right, your perceived failure can become a catalyst for profound re-invention.” … Continue reading

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At Church: “Let us pray for our own personal intentions.”

So the last petition or request during the Intercession (if I recall that was what it is called. Or was it “Intercessory”?), the request is usually offer up as, “Let us pray for own personal intentions.” Follow by a short … Continue reading

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A Question for the Pope

You may have seen this video. It was on my Facebook feed. I can’t remember which of my friends shared it. A young boy has a question for the Pope: “Is my father in heaven? He died an atheist. He … Continue reading

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Need help with your New Year Resolution?

[This is a re-hash from a FaceBook post in 2017] I want to help you with your New Year’s Resolution. If your New Year’s Resolution is to go to the gym more often.

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