Monthly Archives: April 2010

the story of the danish plate

I love this plate, for a very good reason.  Here is the story: We were visiting Denmark; apparently no trip to Copenhagen is complete without a stop at the Royal Copenhagen store.  (At least, this is the case if you … Continue reading

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iceland revisited 2

Our visit was just at the peak of their “midnight sun.”  There was so much energy in the air, it felt like the island was in a constant state of glow.

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iceland revisited

Every few years, Chadd and I go on a “date trip.”  Just the two of us, somewhere in the world that has caught our interest.  The last trip was Iceland, and all the volcano talk has made me nostalgic. (And … Continue reading

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the hippo and the dog

There are these last few weekends in April; where we have no plans, and no set schedule. No mad rush here and there, and so we enjoy as imagination and inspiration take us. The weather has been bliss. There is … Continue reading

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springtime in april 2

A couple more signs of spring: Cattails… and sidewalk chalk. My favourite is the one of Chadd skipping rope. Or maybe Harty-boy all twitterpated.

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fun with HCA

We’ll do just about anything for fun at a Danish Canadian Club event, and our annual Hans Christian Andersen Anniversary was no exception. This year, the theme was The HCA Variety Show.  We started the evening with a wonderful dinner; a … Continue reading

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