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February 9, 2017     Dear Reader,   Over the past few weeks, I have been highlighting the many contributions that various Scandinavians and Scandinavian-Americans have made throughout history. There have been Scandinavian inventors, musicians, Nordic fare, women in history and the creative minds behind Scandinavian design. There are just too many to choose from!…

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10 of the Greatest Scandinavian Inventions

January 19, 2017   In Latin, Januarius means month of Janus, after the god of beginnings and transitions.  This first new month of the year was added to the calendar, with 29 days, around 713 BC. King Numa Pompilius, the second king of Rome (715-673 BC), divided the year into twelve lunar months. However, around 45 BC Julius…

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New Year, Exciting Events!

January 12, 2016     Happy New Year! If you have not already heard, there are many exciting events planned this year to commemorate the auspicious 125th anniversary of The Danish Home. These celebrations will honor the legacy the Danish Home’s founders forged, and will pay homage to Scandinavian contributions on American culture.    …

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