Brighten your January home with tulips

Despite the cold outside, cut tulips are in season; a good tip to help you endure the grey clouds and short days. The article continues …

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The Fastelavnsbolle – a must have winter treat

Now is the time to have a great big heavy bun of Danish pastry filled with cream or whipped cream and chocolate icing on top. …

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Have something sweet with your tea today

No time to bake a cake? Danish bakeries are full of delicious alternatives and this weekend you might be tempted to try a new one? …

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What to bring home for Christmas?

Bringing gifts for family and friends can be quite a challenge! You want something that travels easily, is lightweight, and maybe typical of your life …

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Gløgg – take the shortcut or make your own from scratch

On a cold winter day, a glass of hot glögg  to warm you up is great. If you think Danes only make it from scratch …

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To bake or to buy? Baking your own Æbleskiver

Maybe you are one for the ready to eat version of this delightful sweet afternoon treat. However, making your own is extremely gratifying as our …

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Our best tips for spending Thanksgiving in Denmark

The Thanksgiving holiday is just around the corner for North Americans. Although Christmas decorations are up, and jingle bells are ringing in Denmark, for US …

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Danish design in everyday life

As the time approaches for Christmas gift giving, maybe you can find some inspiration in our expat writer’s article on Danish design items that she …

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Mortensaften: Danish version of giving thanks for a good harvest?

Leaves in all shades of fall brilliance blanket the landscape, cracking and squishing as we walk. It is November. That means one thing: Mortensaften or …

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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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