Posts Tagged: expat

Time to Celebrate!

Yesterday I passed my level 3 danish exam, and it’s time to celebrate! I start level 4 on Monday, and I am really looking forward to it. I have to admit, I was struggling the last couple of weeks to

Time to Celebrate!

Yesterday I passed my level 3 danish exam, and it’s time to celebrate! I start level 4 on Monday, and I am really looking forward to it. I have to admit, I was struggling the last couple of weeks to

When Falling is Good

I’m one week away from writing my level 3 danish test, and I am feeling good about it. I’ve been studying, showing up to class, and staying positive (mostly). I’ve noticed that I have really good weeks where I am

When Falling is Good

I’m one week away from writing my level 3 danish test, and I am feeling good about it. I’ve been studying, showing up to class, and staying positive (mostly). I’ve noticed that I have really good weeks where I am

Walking in Copenhagen

Copenhagen is a great city for walking. The six main neighborhoods making up the greater Copenhagen area are close together, which makes site-seeing and daily life in all areas of the city easily accessible. Denmark is a relatively flat country,

Walking in Copenhagen

Copenhagen is a great city for walking. The six main neighborhoods making up the greater Copenhagen area are close together, which makes site-seeing and daily life in all areas of the city easily accessible. Denmark is a relatively flat country,

A Danish Birthday

Yesterday was my 27th birthday! Whoo Hoo! This was my second birthday celebrated in the lovely country of Denmark. My first, was when I turned 25 yeas old, and it’s interesting to think how many things have changed even though,

A Danish Birthday

Yesterday was my 27th birthday! Whoo Hoo! This was my second birthday celebrated in the lovely country of Denmark. My first, was when I turned 25 yeas old, and it’s interesting to think how many things have changed even though,

Our New Copenhagen Apartment

I feel fortunate, and a little like a ho-bo, that I have lived in three different Copenhagen neighborhoods in three months. We’re just moved across the city from Amager to Frederiksberg. Even though I have stayed in Copenhagen since making

Our New Copenhagen Apartment

I feel fortunate, and a little like a ho-bo, that I have lived in three different Copenhagen neighborhoods in three months. We’re just moved across the city from Amager to Frederiksberg. Even though I have stayed in Copenhagen since making

Learning Danish and an Old Fashioned Drink

I am at the stage of learning danish where my vocabulary is enough for me to hear one thing, when it actually means another. For an example, while watching the finale of Denmark’s X Factor Friday night, I heard, “we

Learning Danish and an Old Fashioned Drink

I am at the stage of learning danish where my vocabulary is enough for me to hear one thing, when it actually means another. For an example, while watching the finale of Denmark’s X Factor Friday night, I heard, “we

Homesick: Ride the changes

Homesick. I think the concept should be re-named changesick. Isn’t it really that when one feels homesick, they are really just sick and tired of all the changes? It is in those moments that you are tired of having everything

Homesick: Ride the changes

Homesick. I think the concept should be re-named changesick. Isn’t it really that when one feels homesick, they are really just sick and tired of all the changes? It is in those moments that you are tired of having everything