Category Archives: Those Crazy Danes

So you’re Scottish?

Unless you’ve been hiding underneath a(n exceedingly) large rock for the last week, you won’t have escaped the worldwide media [...]

You know you’re in Denmark when… (Beds. Again!)

You know you’re in Denmark when… Last month, I wrote about the strange Danish phenomenon of putting two single duvets on [...]

Elephants or Danish kids in your house?

Do you know those ‘elephant’ jokes?  You know, like, how many elephants can you fit into a Mini?  Two in [...]

Living life dangerously! Danish hop on, hop off elevators…

Before we get started, I just realised that – hey – my very first post – “Mind your language!” – [...]

That smell? Must be the priest…

A word of warning about today’s post: genteel ladies should stop reading now.  Or at least go and fetch their [...]

You know you’re in Denmark when… (Crocodiles)

You know you’re in Denmark when… It’s 10 am.  And there they are, a crocodile of Danish nursery kids.  You’ll [...]

We’re off to bed, kids! Right here on your tv!

Can’t find anything decent to watch at 8pm?  Then you might want to tune in to one of the more [...]

Tee Hee Friday – Danes at work!

I don’t know about you, but I’m feeling completely shattered today, Friday.  Not sure whether it’s the after effects of [...]

Chick, chick, chick, chick, chicken…lay a little poop (on Bornholm) for me!

We did some island-hopping for our summer holidays this year.  A week in Crete, Greece.  And several days on the Danish [...]

I sent a letter to my love and on the way I…bought a virtual stamp!

When was the last time you wrote a letter?  A real one.  Perhaps a postcard?  Or a greetings card, written with [...]