Snow Joke: 60th Annual Luncheon Celebrates Spring

Ingrid – April 16, 2018 After the harrowing experience of doing my taxes last night (yes, I’m that person who waits until the last minute), I am really in need of something fun to look forward to. Good thing The Danish Home’s Women’s Auxiliary Spring Luncheon is this Saturday, April 21. Even though it’s snowing…

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What’s In a Danish Name?

Mia – March 5, 2018 When I was a kid, my dad would entertain me with stories of his childhood in Racine, Wisconsin. The town has one of the largest Danish-American populations in the U.S., and he would tell me about Mrs. Jensen, his first grade teacher; Dr. Rasmussen, the family physician; Rev. Larsen, pastor of…

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So Many Men in Scandinavia

Ingrid – February 19, 2018 I like to keep up with Scandinavian news, not just because I am Danish-American, but also because my visits to The Danish Home to see my roommate Lindsay’s grandfather, “Farfar,” have become more and more frequent, and I love discussing news from the homeland with him. Recently, while browsing the…

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