Category Archives: Those Crazy Danes

When it’s hot in Denmark, reach for the ‘cold bowl’!

Three weeks ago we had hail stones and sleet, and hard frost during the night. Last weekend that all changed […]

Big Prayer Day? Time for big rolls!

With Easter behind us, we are counting down to the strangest day on the Danish religious calendar. This Friday, 22 April, is Stor […]

Election time – again! Left. Right. Left, left, right!

Dear Readers Just taking a quick break from bumping off a nasty character – Col. Mustard, in the Library, with lead piping (The […]

Nytårsaften – get ready to jump!

We’re now recovered from Christmas (ho, ho, ho!) and I’ve just looked out my DDH’s (Dear Danish Husband’s) black tie […]

My Danish Christmas Advent Calendar – 24 December (The Big Day)

Welcome to the final instalment of My Danish Christmas Advent Calendar! 24 DECEMBER The Big Day is finally here! Let’s start […]

My Danish Christmas Advent Calendar – 21 December (Ris à l’amande)

Welcome to My Danish Christmas Advent Calendar!  Join me every day in opening a new door.  Once again, I’ve got […]

My Danish Christmas Advent Calendar – 19 December (Weird and wonderful)

Welcome back to My Danish Christmas Advent Calendar!  Join me every day in opening a new door.  Once again, I’ve […]

My Danish Christmas Advent Calendar – 18 December (Counting stars)

Welcome back to My Danish Christmas Advent Calendar!  Join me every day in opening a new door.  Once again, I’ve […]

My Danish Christmas Advent Calendar – 15 December (Marcipan pigs and finding the almond in your ris à l’amande)

Welcome to my My Danish Christmas Advent Calendar!  Join me every day in opening a new door.  Once again, I’ve […]

My Danish Christmas Advent Calendar – 13 December (Lucia)

Welcome to My Danish Christmas Advent Calendar!  Join me every day in opening a new door.  Once again, I’ve got a […]