Jenny C. Thompson

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How to Make Cacio e Pepe a Weeknight Staple

My first experience with cacio e pepe was a mistake.<p>I saw it on a menu, thought “Pasta, cheese, pepper? Sold.”, and ordered by pointing at it, too afraid of revealing my inexperience by garbling the pronunciation.<p>I shouldn’t have worried. They didn’t know what they were doing either. What arrived …

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Bourbon and vanilla French toast

French toast always feels a bit naughty. It must have something to do with the act of frying bread – one of the more transgressive kitchen practices.<p>Eggy bread is a nursery classic, of course, but this version is a childhood staple gone bad. It’s as if the kids have run away from home and joined a …

Ken Hom's Chicken fried rice recipe

The best chicken fried rice I have ever had was from a street food stall in China. Instead of tough, over-cooked chicken, with the fried rice as an afterthought, the dish was cooked fresh from scratch. The cooking time was literally minutes and the result was delicious. I have created a version …

A Mies van der Rohe-Inspired Cottage in Johannesburg - Dwell

A floating wall on a Johannesburg cottage draws inspiration from local mining moguls and Mies van der Rohe.<p>Architect Georg van Gass could have stopped the special effects after creating an elevated foundation that allows the prefab home to hover over the landscape. Instead, he went one step further …

Table of Contents: Going Green

When it comes to design, we’re broad-minded, anti-rules, and all about mixing things up–but we do have a few firmly held beliefs. Considered living …

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