“You cannot define Danish Fashion based on what you see people wearing”

Interview with Denmark’s own version of Anna Wintour (the notable Vogue editor), fashion editor, journalist, style icon and former model, Lotte Freddie, also known as …

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The diary in my moving box

A move to a new country, the surprising find of an old diary – all part of a personal journey, which reveals to our writer …

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Relocating – a challenge.

Are you relocating this summer, either to Denmark, or from Denmark to a new country with your family? Then you will recognise the hardships involved …

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EXPAT CHILDREN: WHAT IT’S LIKE TO GROW UP ROOTLESS

Interview with psychologist and co-founder of Globally Local, Anita Mayntzhusen. Be inspired to help your own children by her findings and insights from her study of …

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How to become the happiest native in the world? Find out in the “Year of Living Danishly”

Can going native in the world’s ‘happiest’ country, really make you more content? Archetypal Londoner and journalist Helen Russell made it her mission to find …

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Visit the Danish military bunker and nuclear attack-proof fortress, located 20 meter below ground level, with tunnels and operating rooms.

It is a bit scary really to visit the secret fortress at Stevns. Buried deep down in the limestone cliffs of Stevns, it reminds us …

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The Benefits and Challenges of raising Third Culture Kids

You may have heard the term TCK recently, and thought ‘oh great, another acronym to remember’, but if your kids are growing up outside of …

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“I define myself according to how much I have overcome,” says Zindzi Mandela in this interview with Your Danish Life 

Zindzi Mandela talks about her role as the South African Ambassador in Denmark and reflects on her upbringing memories as Madiba’s daughter. The interview was …

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Interview: Why We Wrote a Book about Danish Food: Carol’s Danish Cook Book

A native-born American – with no long time family ties to Denmark – writes a cookbook on Danish Food. It was a chance meeting that …

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Did the Americans steal a Danish tradition?

Next week it is Halloween and for many Anglo-Saxons, it is an important event. Gardens are decorated and children disguised – and on the night …

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