Monthly Archives: September 2016

H-Day minus seven… and a realisation

Originally posted on How to Hygge the British Way:
I started this blog saying I wanted to live more hyggelig, to build more Danish hygge into my life and that the first few weeks would be a chance to do…

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The Perfect Weekend Lunch

  There is nothing more wonderfully relaxing than enjoying a good pub lunch with good company; more so when you are able to sit outside in the rural English countryside and enjoy the warm afternoon sun and the restfulness of simply … Continue reading

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Five Things I Love About Autumn

1. Blackberry Picking. There’s nothing better than heading out, armed with baskets, wet wipes (for stained faces and fingers) and eager children. Searching for those black jewels in amongst the thorny bushes, the children eating more than they put in … Continue reading

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Autumn’s Arrival

  Today is the Autumn Equinox, the first day of autumn,  when the sun crosses the equator from the northern to the southern half of the sky – a celestial event when all points on the surface of Earth experience 12 … Continue reading

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Lamb Steaks & Rosemary Roasted Sweet Potatoes

This wonderfully simple and warming dish is the perfect evening meal – quick and easy to prepare and cook but impressive enough to serve at a supper party. Continue reading

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Summer’s End

  Early this morning,  we were treated to an wonderful aerial ballet by a  richness of house-martins. They swooped, soared, pirouetted, danced and chattered away in the perfect cobalt-blue sky above us, thier distinctive  glossy blue-black  feather iridescent in the morning … Continue reading

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Welcome to Hygge Home!

The word Hygge (which sounds a bit like “hooga”) originated from Norwegian, where it meant something akin to “well-being.”. Hygge is a special way of living, something that we can all easily create for ourselves in our own lives – both at … Continue reading

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