How much cabbage can you eat during the winter?

As an expat you may be used to lovely fresh and tasty vegetables (and fruit) all year round. The move to Denmark provides a rude …

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Wegner, Denmark’s King of Chairs, was never satisfied!

“If only you could design just one good chair in your life . . . But you simply cannot.” (Hans J. Wegner, 1952). Hans J. Wegner …

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Chase away the winter dreariness with a “daylight” lamp  

The lack of daylight is not to be taken lightly. Seasonal affective disorder (SAD), also called winter depression, is not uncommon, especially the further north …

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The Danes and their bread

Have you ever entered a Danish bakery and felt a bit lost when faced with shelf after shelf of bread and cakes in all shapes, …

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Fireworks are legal to use in Denmark from 27 December until 1 January

You may have heard them late last night after midnight – the fireworks. In Denmark they are legal to use for six days only. Be …

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Gløgg – take the shortcut or make your own from scratch

On a cold and frosty winter day, a glass of hot glögg when you come in from the cold is great. If you think Danes …

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CHILDREN’S CLOTHES – How to dress your preschool child during the cold months

Sunshine, rain, storm, and then sunshine again. The Danish autumn and winter weather can be tricky – even for Danes. Since spending time outside is …

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Interview: Her EXPAT influence shaped her life: MEET iconic Christmas decoration designer Jette Frölich

Her decorations have graced windows, hallways, ceilings, tables and trees for Christmas in Danish homes for 50 years. Strongly influenced by her Persian expat experience, …

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Do you dream of setting up your own business? Be inspired by Imarit.

”My inspiration came from the fact that I am constantly focusing on how I can keep warm in Denmark,” says founder of Imarit, Mayra Navarrete. …

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Going Christmas Shopping? Don’t Forget Your BYTTEMÆRKE!

It’s that time of the year when homes, shops and streets are beautifully decorated; and many of you are planning your Christmas gift shopping. If …

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