Monthly Archives: April 2010

Wonderful Words of Wisdom

This Easter I participated in a four-day yoga workshop at Hamsa Yoga Studio with American Iyengar teacher, Jack Davis (who is also opening a new studio in Frederiksberg called Yogacentralen in August). During the course, on Easter Sunday, Jack read the following quote from Paramahansa Yogananda, one of the first Indian yogis to bring yoga to the west, also known for […]

Spring is Springing in Copenhagen

Finally…here are some of my first pix of the season, an annual tradition.

USA Today Covers Change in Carlsberg’s Beer Perks

My father-in-law Finn Jensen enjoying a Carlsberg Yesterday a former American Expat, Lori Saldivar Schneider, a good friend and owner of The Cupcake Bar in Austin posted this article on Facebook. It was too irresistable not to blog about! The story that USA Today picked up from the Associated Press was about how Carlsberg Brewery employees revolted against a change in the company’s […]

Modern Danish Design at MINDCRAFT10 in Milan

The new generation in Danish design on show in Milan Danish craft and design has undergone a wave of renewal and revival in recent years. 14 of Denmark’s most talented craftspeople who are part of the new generation in Danish design participate in DANISH CRAFTS’ exhibition MINDCRAFT10. It is the third time that DANISH CRAFTS […]

Denmark sends The Little Mermaid to Shanghai

March 25 2010 Copenhagen’s statue of The Little Mermaid, known from H.C. Andersen’s fairytale, began her journey to Shanghai on March 25. Once there she is to be part of EXPO 2010 in Shanghai. This means that around 70 million people will experience the iconic symbol of the Danish capital. She has been beheaded twice […]

Make Me An Instrument

Prayer of Saint Francis Lord, make me an instrument of your peace; where there is hatred, let me sow love; where there is injury, pardon: where there is doubt, faith ; where there is despair, hope where there is darkness, light where there is sadness, joy O divine Master, grant that I may not so much […]