Metta World Peace is a professional basketball player, but he is also a Renaissance man.

Metta has a workout music video, briefly appeared in the Nickelodeon game show Figure it Out, and released a rap album featuring P. Diddy and Mike Joneson top of all that, he still finds the time to play checkers.

But that’s not all. The man formerly known as Ron Artest is also a health fanatic and avid home cook.

Metta puts in work in the kitchen, then tweets about it to his fans. Here’s a sampling of our favorite Metta World Peace tweets about cooking.


He does not fux with white rice

https://twitter.com/MettaWorldPeace/status/457269460592635904

He bakes an impressive variety of breads

https://twitter.com/MettaWorldPeace/status/541842062060961794


…but only healthy breads

https://twitter.com/MettaWorldPeace/status/537759265360863232

You are forbidden to eat pork at his house

https://twitter.com/MettaWorldPeace/status/538416445944651777


He doesn’t eat turkeys because they’re cute

https://twitter.com/MettaWorldPeace/status/538176152192315392

He makes buckwheat pasta in a pressure cooker, puts it over salad, then tops it with Prego

https://twitter.com/MettaWorldPeace/status/537001986369925120


He’s got the #struggleplate game on lock

https://twitter.com/MettaWorldPeace/status/532057759651344384

We’re wondering if this is some kind of metaphor…

https://twitter.com/MettaWorldPeace/status/531107783064576001


And, on top of all that, Metta is like a walking Time Out guide…

https://twitter.com/MettaWorldPeace/status/532069529271029760

https://twitter.com/MettaWorldPeace/status/532069623647055872

https://twitter.com/MettaWorldPeace/status/532070086958272513

Keep putting in work in the kitchen, Metta. You’re an inspiration to us all.