The Year of Living Danishly

Denmark is officially the happiest nation on Earth, so when journalist Helen Russell finds herself spending a year in rural Jutland, she decides she'll do all she can to uncover the secrets of the Danes' happiness.

The Year of Living Danishly

The Year of Living Danishly

When she was suddenly given the opportunity of a new life in rural Jutland, journalist and archetypal Londoner Helen Russell discovered a startling statistic: the happiest place on earth isn’t Disneyland, but Denmark, a land often thought of by foreigners as consisting entirely of long dark winters, cured herring, Lego and pastries. What is the secret to their success? Are happy Danes born, or made? Helen decides there is only one way to find out: she will give herself a year, trying to uncover the formula for Danish happiness. From childcare, education, food and interior design to SAD, taxes, sexism and an unfortunate predilection for burning witches, The Year of Living Danishly is a funny, poignant record of a journey that shows us where the Danes get it right, where they get it wrong, and how we might just benefit from living a little more Danishly ourselves.

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The Year of Living Danishly
Language: en
Pages: 354
Authors: Helen Russell
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Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-01-07 - Publisher:

When she was suddenly given the opportunity of a new life in rural Jutland, journalist and archetypal Londoner Helen Russell discovered a startling statistic: the happiest place on earth isn’t Disneyland, but Denmark, a land often thought of by foreigners as consisting entirely of long dark winters, cured herring, Lego
The Year of Living Danishly
Language: en
Pages: 354
Authors: Helen Russell
Categories: Travel
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-01-08 - Publisher: Icon Books Ltd

* NOW WITH A NEW CHAPTER * 'A hugely enjoyable romp through the pleasures and pitfalls of setting up home in a foreign land.'- Guardian Given the opportunity of a new life in rural Jutland, Helen Russell discovered a startling statistic: Denmark, land of long dark winters, cured herring, Lego
A Joosr Guide to ... The Year of Living Danishly by Helen Russell
Language: en
Pages: 17
Authors: Joosr
Categories: Travel
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016 - Publisher:

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Gone Viking
Language: en
Pages: 368
Authors: Helen Russell
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-04-19 - Publisher: Random House

Be bold. Be brave. Be Viking... Forget hygge, this autumn you need to go Viking. An uplifting, laugh out loud debut novel to curl up with from the bestselling author of THE YEAR OF LIVING DANISHLY. Frazzled mum Alice Ray likes to think she’s on top everything – she has
The Atlas of Happiness
Language: en
Pages: 288
Authors: Helen Russell
Categories: Self-Help
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-11-01 - Publisher: Hachette UK

'A DELIGHT' Grazia 'THE GLOBAL SECRETS TO HAPPINESS THAT CAN CHANGE OUR LIVES' Good Housekeeping 'BEAUTIFULLY ILLUSTRATED AND FASCINATING' Emerald Street 'POSITIVITY JUMPS OUT OF EVERY PAGE' The Lady From the bestselling author of The Year of Living Danishly, an entertaining, reassuring and useful trip around the world, discovering the

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