Category Archives: Food

Hygge on the Harbor, Copenhagen

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Sketch of the Day: Fruit and Flowers, Copenhagen

I get so many good comments here, and this one in particular has generated an answer that might be useful to others: Body Art says: Hi Debby, I love your sketch. Would you mind explaining your process? I would appreciate … Continue reading

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Sketch of the Day: Italian Market, Copenhagen

 

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The Birds, thus far, of Copenhagen

I haven’t run up much of a bird list here in Copenhagen. The city habitat is a little heavy on stone and masonry, so whatever lives around here must love rooftops and manicured parks. That narrows the list to pigeons (rock and wood, … Continue reading

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I’ll Have the Danish

My favorite new word is hygge, pronounced, “hooga”, but with a better Danish accent. In Denmark, it means coziness and warmth and cheerful goodness. It means candlelight and hot mulled wine, knitted scarves and good companions, pickled herring and maybe a friendly Viking. I’m thinking about … Continue reading

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Happy Turkey Day, with or without feathers

Ant Man is lamenting the unusual size of our turkey. When agri-giant Butterball declared 2013 a bad year for turkeys to explain their smaller-than-usual production of (presumably) wizened, skinny little poults, I ordered a fresh, organic, free-range bird from our … Continue reading

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Friday Figures: Couch Potato

A really long week, which will magically end with streamed movies and hot food delivered in a cardboard box. All’s well. Happy Friday.

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