To infinity and beyond

Posted by HusbandAndFather on October 15, 2016 in Blessings, Faith, Family, First Things, parenthood, Reflections, Truths |

When it comes to many things I’m usually happy teaching my kids principles and then seeing what they can do with it, kind of like learning in an organic way instead of rote learning. I’ve never heard Aimee count past 20 before, so I was surprised that while driving with little miss 4, we successfully […]


Letters to my daughter – Truth# 1.You are loved

Posted by HusbandAndFather on October 11, 2013 in Truths |

Dearest Aimee, Even before you were born, since you were conceived, you were loved.  It was for this love that you were created, and there will be no greater truth that I can tell you as your father, no greater lesson or message that I can convey than that this is your purpose.  To experience, […]


The Funambulist

Posted by Hector Mabborang on August 23, 2013 in parenthood, Truths |
Tightrope walker

If the world is a circus, then I think a parent is essentially a funambulist, a tightrope walker. The job is never easy, and the first rule is to acknowledge, respect and accept the challenge of the rope. The rope is called “responsibility”. The parent funambulist is unique among the other circus performers because he […]


Not Giving Up

Posted by Hector Mabborang on August 10, 2013 in Blessings, Reflections, Thankfulness, Truths |
i bought a pen

1 August 2013 I bought a pen. I bought it this morning at Martin Place from a man who appeared to be in his 50s. The man was wearing a sign. “Please help. I am unemployed. But I am not giving up.” We are all that man, just replace “unemployed” with any of the negative […]

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