I’ve become a mentee

About a month ago I applied to the Planning Institute of Australia’s young planners 1-year mentor/mentee program. I have been lucky enough to get accepted! So tonight I went to the event where the mentors and mentees got introduced to each other. I’ve been paired up with a young woman who’s been in planning for…

The move

We’ve moved and we love it!

The worst time to live away from my home country

If there’s ever a time for feeling homesick and longing for Denmark, it is now. It is the time of year when I consider unfollowing all Danish instagrammers as they fill up my feed with photos of lush green, sun, water, bicycles, big smiles and endless summer nights. It is the time of year when…

The only thing you need to know if you’re a Scandinavian living in Sydney

Once or twice a year we all gather in Pennant Hills to stock up on all our favourite foods from our respective Scandinavian home country! The Danish-, Swedish-, Norwegian-, Finnish- and the Estonian churches are hosting the Scandinavian Market at the Danish Church in Sydney. It’s fully complete with Vikings, traditional foods, candles, flags, sweets,…

Welcome to “adulthood”…

Yesterday marked the day when I picked up my first pair of (real) glasses, except from the ones I wore in 4th grade or so. Ok, yes, I did at one stage in my twenties buy a pair of fake glasses, just because… One of my friends stated earlier this year that she did not…