AD If you’re a regular reader of Nordic Notes you’ll know by now that I’m a huge believer in the Danish philosophy of bringing joy to the everyday. During my recent chat with Meik Wiking, CEO of the Happiness Research Institute in Copenhagen, he told me that a staggering 86% of Danes associate hot drinks … Read More about Bringing joy with VIVA Scandinavia
AD As a Fine Art graduate, as well as a Nordic design lover, you can understand how thrilled I was to be invited to the Swedish Ambassador’s Residence in London recently for Fjällräven’s Kånken Art Launch.
As the clock struck midnight and the new year officially got underway I watched, from the balcony of our rented apartment, the Copenhagen skyline erupt in celebratory fireworks. The bombardment lasted for nearly two hours and while I was astounded that our three-year-old slept through the whole thing – that’s what a day spent running … Read More about The Secret of Danish Happiness – My chat with Meik Wiking
This December, rather than counting down to Christmas with a daily chocolate treat, I’ve decided to save some festive calories and embrace the cherished Danish tradition of kalenderlys.
When I became a mum at the age of 37 I was classed, in medical terms, as ‘geriatric’. Let’s just say it had taken a long time for my body, mindset and lifestyle to work together on such matters. So, as you can probably understand, by the time our baby finally arrived we’d already been … Read More about Making memories with Ferm Living