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Architecture in: Odense, Denmark

Odense, Denmark. May 2013.

Stopped in Odense (also Hans Christian Andersen’s hometown, and Denmark’s third largest city) for a bit and was able to roam around the town center where there was some sort of food fair going on. 14 more words



In Falkland, on Sunday, I bought these yarns.

I’m not sure what I’ll do with them. I’m not really a knitter, though I made my granddaughter a blanket and I’ve knit a few scarves in my life. 625 more words

Ugly Duckling or Swan?

“It is only with the heart that one can see clearly, for the most essential things are invisible to the eye.”
― Hans Christian Andersen, …

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Fairy Tale Tuesday No.114 - The Shadow

This is such an obscure Hans Christian Andersen fairy tale that I’d never heard of it before now. The protagonist is a scholar who has recently relocated to a very hot country and is not coping well; he shuts himself up inside the house all day and loses an unhealthy amount of weight. 1,475 more words

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8 Fairytale Origins That Will Blow Your Mind!

Most of our childhoods were filled with listening to fairytales and all of us are – at least to an extent – familiar with most of the popular fairytales. 1,521 more words



I’m a massive fan of finding quotes that sum up exactly how I feel, especially when it comes to travel. I think we all are! 112 more words