Hoo-gah

A definition of hygge: According to Meik Wiking, the CEO of the Happiness Research Institute, hygge (pronounced hoo-gah), is a Danish concept that embodies love, family, homey-ness, and an overall sense of well-being that is settled not in the things we have but in the people we surround ourselves with and an atmosphere we create….

Food

Clementines and coffee. The last of the Christmas Kringle danish and coffee. Asian beef and broccoli. Pot roast with apples, sweet potatoes, and prunes and an arugula salad. The second to last slice of that delectable danish. This is what I’ve eaten in the last twenty-four hours, starting from right at this moment all the…

Things I’m Learning

Despite the fact that we’re already through the first week of July, we’ve really only started our summer (and it’s going to be over far too soon).`However, in our few weeks of freedom I’ve learned (or relearned things I’d forgotten from last summer) a few things that have made this time so full to the…