Category Archives: Those Crazy Danes

Off to Danish church? Don’t forget your smartphone!

One of the things I love  about Denmark (stop me if you’ve heard this one before…) is the mixture of […]

Welcome to Danish autumn! More candles coming right up!

Welcome to Danish autumn! We officially started a couple of days ago (1 September) but autumn has been making its […]

The old Danish post service you know… Just three times more expensive!

  Regular readers, from my first post here back in September 2010 (which was – selvfølgelig – about farts – […]

Gotta catch ’em all! Food waste…GO!

While others around the world are trying to ‘catch ’em all, here in Denmark I’m invariably trying to catch…the best […]

The kids with caps…time to make some noise!

So the other day I told you about the Invasion of the kids with caps… Once they get the cap placed on […]

Invasion of the kids with caps…

First there was just one or two. You didn’t notice them really. Just random dots on the landscape. Then they […]

Witches and Midsummer on Thursday!

I spotted witches in the supermarket today…which is a sure sign that we are counting down to Sankt Hans Aften! […]

What does that sign mean? Beats me! (Badum tish!)

[Today’s post is especially for my DBB (Dear Big Brother) in Scotland.] I got into the Quiet Zone compartment of […]

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 […]