About Dad

I live in Toronto. I am a published author. I try to always give people the benefit of the doubt.

Favourite Quote: Our lives begin to end the day we become silent about things that matter”

When not teaching Leadership and Human Resources, I watch sport, read and try to understand the “meaning of life”.

Favourite food: Biryani, masala chicken, tiramisusticky toffee pudding

Comfort foods: Mac & cheese and poutine

Favourite sports teams: Liverpool FC, Toronto Raptors, Toronto Blue Jays, Toronto Maple Leafs, Toronto FC.

Favourite books: Everything that Remains, The Sufi Book of Life

Last vacation. Johannesburg, Nairobi, Washington DC.

Soundtrack when I travel: Hip-hop and 70s mix

Songs that make you happy: Brown Eyed Girl, When Doves Cry, Rehab, December, 1963, Koi Mil Gaya, Southern Cross, Kabhi Kabhi, Straight Outta Compton, Renegades, Budapest.

Who is your go to band when you can’t decide on something to listen to? UB40

Favourite Restaurant: Piano Piano, Toronto.

Favourite website: Zen Habits

If I had the year off, I would visit every baseball stadium in the MLB

How often do you people watch? All the time…especially on the subway

Favourite drink: Strawberry milkshake in the summer and  lemon tea with honey in winter

Sports personalities you admire: Muhammad Ali, Jackie Robinson, Bjorn Borg

Favourite movies: Shawshank Redemption, 12 Angry Men, Toy Story, Straight Outta Compton, Baby Driver, Enter the Dragon

Favourite childhood hero: Bruce Lee

What do you hope never changes? Respect and good manners

What do you wish your brain was better at doing? Drawing

Which TV character do you relate to most? Homer Simpson

Pet Peeve: People who chew gum loudly