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Livin' in the Boonies ... Crackin' Ice

Holiday preparations … started. We headed for the hills on our annual Christmas tree hunt. What is so cool about that? First, the permit cost only $10 and, well, we had ours already staked out.  232 more words



Vi state preparando per il Natale? …qua ci stiamo dando da fare!! In questo ultimo periodo siamo stati molto impegnati. Oltre a inventarci lavoretti da fare in casa tutti i giorni (l’ultimo e’ stato quello di togliere i triangoli di moquette dalle scale, scartavetrare …e verniciare!!) abbiamo anche iniziato a preparare qualche regalino di Natale …ovviamente fatto a mano!! 562 more words


Don't Worry

That is the name of a Danish Beer, sporting a label that represents the island of Bornholm, where it is made.

It tasted exactly like regular beer, with one exception: it only had 0.5% alcohol. 104 more words


Putting the Church to Bed: Compline at Home

How’s your evening routine every day? Is it peaceful and recollected, with your thoughts tending toward heaven as you head to bed each night? Well, it can be that way–that is what the prayer of… 487 more words


Democracy in Denmark

On Tuesday the 21st of November, I’ll be participating in an election of members to local and regional councils in Denmark. This is my chance to help decide, who should represent my interests in the area in which I live. 247 more words


Thanksgiving Traditions for the Journalism Staff

Every year we celebrate a holiday called Thanksgiving. It’s a day for giving thanks for the blessing of the harvest of this year, and for the beginning of the next. 2,128 more words

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Proverbial Thursday - Global Wisdom

Proverbs and sayings often provide us with wise words from all corners of the world.  Best savoured a little at a time, these sayings are passed down from generation to generation. 259 more words