Author Archives: Laura Ellsinger

Finders Keepers Christmas Edition

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This post is a little delayed (christmas and final exams came in the way) but in december, Finders Keepers had a christmas market and of course Dane and I attended. This time it was located in Østerbrohuset and it was full of old and new additions to previous markets. One could easily spot the most Continue Reading →

Delicious Home-Baked Organic Rye Bread

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Rye bread is a staple of the Danish diet. It’s eaten in most Danes’ daily lives and is typically topped with herring, eggs and anything else in the fridge. Dane and I are particularly fond of it and so we bake it ourselves. We’ve been making variations of this recipe for the past 6 months Continue Reading →

8-Tallet. A Prime Example of Eco-Friendly Architecture

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8-Tallet or Number 8 in English, is the biggest apartment complex in Denmark, located in Ørestad on Vest Amager, Copenhagen. It contains 476 homes, divided into town houses, penthouse apartments and apartments. Many of the homes even have private gardens, a seating area and the option of parking your bike right outside the door. This Continue Reading →

Homemade Caramelized Ginger Candy

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Yesterday we had some leftover ginger at home, so I decided to make ginger candy and it turned out delicious, so I’m going to post the recipe here. Ginger candy has the prefect combination of hot and sweet! You need: – 200 gram ginger – 4 dl of sugar – water 1. Start peeling the Continue Reading →

TedxCopenhagen 2013

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Sorry about the hiatus! It’s been a busy summer for the both of us. But we’re back and we recently attended TedxCopenhagen. TedxCopenhagen is an annual event held in Copenhagen where speakers get to share ideas in the form of TED speeches. It’s always inspiring and good value for money. Overall, it was a great Continue Reading →