My DD11 (dear daughter, aged 11) was at a classmate’s birthday party at the ice rink yesterday afternoon. Now, the rink is right next to our local recycling centre so, when the time came to pick her up, I decided to load up the car with junk and kill two birds with one stone. Or… Continue reading What a piece of (Danish) junk! May the force be with you!
It's Wednesday - which means that I write about those crazy (but lovable) Danes! 😀 The post is about Danish Liberation Day. And Star Wars. And you can read it over at my blog desk at the Danish Ministry of Foreign Affairs... http://blogs.denmark.dk/diane/2011/05/04/may-fourth/ Have a wonderful Wednesday! 🙂
Ready for another 'tee-hee Tuesday'? The kids and I have been really getting into Star Trek recently. We've been die hard Star Wars fans for years, as you'll know from my previous posts Say what, Darth? and Kitchen Essentials. But, as Danish TV were showing a whole season of Star Trek films on Saturday nights,… Continue reading Tee-hee Tuesday! Laugh long and prosper?
The Danes are pretty good at English. English and German. A bit of Swedish. Definitely not French 🙂 They read a lot of novels and non-fiction in English. With only 5 million inhabitants, you can imagine that the Danish book market is pretty small. So the Danish translation of a book can be expensive and a long time coming.… Continue reading Those Crazy Danes – Part 6 (Say what, Darth?)
We're just about to start a (huge) remodel of our kitchen which will give us a place to sit down and eat in there. Right now, we either sit in our garden room (if it's just the 4 of us) or use our large dining room. The kitchen has always been MY room. DH doesn't… Continue reading Kitchen essentials