About Me

About Me

I Am...
A Sagittarius Hakka and hence a travel junkie.
Obsessed with ideas.
Culinary Director of Social Eatery by Roger Mooking and Telus Spark
Always creating things that may never see the light of day.
Ok with this.
Both left and right brain and definitely doing both simultaneously at all times.
Executive Chef of Twist by Roger Mooking at Toronto International Airport.
A Chopped Champion
Obsessed with cooking with fire
The third generation of food business freak in my family.
Apparently A Pioneer Of Change
Walking around with songs in my head always.
A Heat Seeker along with Aaron Sanchez.
Trinidadian by birth and a proud Immigrant that loves living in Canada.
Host of Man, Fire, Food on Cooking Channel.
Always exactly wherever I should be at any given time.
Often creating and testing recipes.
The host and co creator of Everyday Exotic.
Quite a busy body.
An award recipient of the Premiers Award in Creative Arts and Design.
A sucker for the punishment.
A resident judge on Chopped Canada.
Sleep deprived.
Resident Chef on Marilyn Denis Show.

I Have...
A small army of daughters.
Been awarded for Excellence In Arts
A freelancers state of mind after over 2 decades.  
Boxes of work memorabilia in my basement and not yet sure why.
Always had a bad memory.  
A resolve to defeat isms.
About 10 jobs at all times.
A running list of future projects that NO ONE has ever seen.
3 Solo albums, 1 called Feedback Acoustic, another called Feedback & another called Soul Food.
A lot of luck and even more of a stubborn nature.
A 2012 Gourmand World Food Award for Best First Book.
A Juno Award and a few Music Video Awards.
A few culinary awards.
Performed with James Brown.
8 lives.
A Vice Chancellor's Award from the University Of West Indies.
ADHD and OCD for sure.
Cooked for the Juno Awards
A T Shirt Collection.
Made and played a lot of music.
A very loud laugh.
Crossed author off my bucket list.
A heavily stamped passport.
Committed myself to charity work.
Spent more days in a tour bus than I wish to remember.
A lot of ideas that I would love to see come to life.
To adapt to survive daily.
Nothing to complain about”¦usually.
New music to share.

I Love...
Seeing the world before it ends.  
Being around teams of inspired passionate people.
Having the ability to say no but still saying yes.
Working, it's a blessing and a duty.
Working with people I genuinely like.
Long term plans with short term goals.
Exploring on foot.
Creating things for people to enjoy.
Family.
Recording songs.
Dreaming something up and bringing it to life.
Performing songs live with my band.
Teaching people how to cook.
Eggs.
Serving delicious food.
Love itself.
Vegetables.
Making people smile.
When someone cares enough to learn the words to one of my songs.
Juicing.

July 19 2017
Join Twist by Roger Mooking and over a dozen of Toronto’s best chefs for an evening of great food, drinks and entertainment. It's all in support of those... read more
T-Shirt Collection