Christmas market at Gammel Estrup

Yesterday my youngest daughter Lise, my housemate Laerke and some friends of ours went to a Christmas market in a small place called Auning. The market was held in a manor house called Gammel Estrup, which is also an agricultural museum, and I was looking very much forward to it and to taking a lot […]

Christmas in the castle

As I told you before, Christmas calendars on television are a very big thing in Denmark, especially for families with children. Many Christmas calendars have been made over the years. One of them was called “Jul på slottet“ (Christmas in the castle) and was set in a tiny castle not far from where I live. […]

What gets my girls and me in the mood for Christmas

  |  |  Kikkebakke Boligby | Cirkus Julius  |   Jul i Gammelby A song from Kikkebakke Boligby: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iLiaqzLRUr0 A song from Cirkus Julius: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=x6SkcsJPJhU The intro from Jul i Gammelby: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zE1fyT6j7CQ When my daughters were small we watched very little television. There were years when we didn’t turn the television on at all between spring cleaning in late March and […]