My name is Stan McDonald. I am a chef, cook, philosophizer, traveler extraordinaire, guitar player. I take pictures, I share memories and I am a proud Texan.  I love Texas food and Texas cooking and I love sharing it with everyone I know. This is my world.


It was an amazing day at The State Fair of Texas.I want to thank David Pippin and the State Fair for inviting me and making me feel so welcome and for all of your help.I had so much fun and am already looking forward to next year…THANK YOU TEXAS.

Another great Texas Chef Give Away winner…Congratulations to Kaci Stokes from Midlothian ,Texas.Kaci won the the awesome double beverage dispenser. Congratulations Kaci…


I love giving away stuff.With that being said,I am very happy to announce that this months winner in The Texas Chef Give Away is…Marilyn Luder from bay City,Texas.Marilyn has won the beautiful B.Smith Serving tier and I am so happy for her.Congratulations Marilyn and I hope you enjoy it.