Category Archives: general interest

Sausage Time

Truth be told, for most of my life I have had an aversion to sausages. It started at an early age when watching Play School on television. Each episode had a part called ‘through the window’ where they would take the viewers to the outside world and show an educational type clip from a factory […]

Tales from an Urban Farmyard in Copenhagen

Here’s a story about some chickens that came before the eggs… Once upon a time A couple of years ago when friends visiting from Ireland suggested that we get some hens for our small, urban back yard, I just laughed and thought they were mad. They sowed a seed though and one year later Mr. […]

Bunny Business and Carrot Cake

Spring has sprung here in Denmark, albeit in the usual pubescent kind of way where it doesn’t really know whether to rain, hail or shine. One of the things I love here is that after enduring the long, dark winter it’s like everyone gets a new lease on life when spring raises its pretty little […]