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  • The 13 best places to visit in Copenhagen

    Anya Jensen 10th September 2018

    As you all know, I lived in London for more than 11 years, and I loved it. When I was younger I needed to live in a fast-paced place, with (cheap) and easy access to the rest of the World and London was ideal. I…

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    Anya Jensen 5th September 2018

    I am so proud to finally present my latest edition of Tweentown magazine – the perfect place to seek inspiration for tweens and their adults. We have mindblowingly cool editorials, shopping guides, skincare solutions, articles and much more. All you have to do is click…

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  • Easter Flatlay tutorial

    Anya Jensen 23rd March 2018

    When Easter approaches, I always try and make some cute Easter pictures to use for Social media or even as cute little postcards. When I am out and about I always keep my eyes open for sweet things I can use – now or for…

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  • GÆKKEBREVE – a Danish Easter tradition

    Anya Jensen 21st March 2018

    When Easter is approaching, Danish children make and send out Gækkebreve.  Traditionally these small letters always included a Vintergæk (Snowdrop/Galanthus) which is where the name stems from. It’s meant to be a letter to ‘tease’  (at drive gæk med) someone by making them guess who sent it.…

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  • Marbled Easter egg tutorial

    Anya Jensen 11th March 2018

    I have been looking for new ideas to make our own Easter eggs for decoration – something we do every year. The girls are getting bigger, and we were looking for a more ‘grown-up’ version to try. It seems that marbled eggs have been a…

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  • 5 things to do when it is blistering cold

    Anya Jensen 28th February 2018

    Well, tomorrow is officially the first day of spring but I guess someone forgot to tell that to the people who control the weather. You see – most of Europe has been hit by a total cold front from Siberia and the temperatures have plummeted…

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  • KINDNESS doesn’t cost a thing – sprinkle it everywhere.

    Anya Jensen 19th February 2018

    It was recently Valentine’s day and as much as I adore LOVE like any old person, I have to remind myself (and pretty much everyone else) that being nice, being kind and doing things for someone doesn’t only have to happen on V day. Nope,…

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  • FASTELAVNSboller – a tasting

    Anya Jensen 4th February 2018

    When Fastelavn* is approaching, the bakeries in Denmark start baking the popular “Fastelavnsboller”, easiest compared to a choux bun; pastry with whipped cream, custard or jam. These are wildly popular, and a bit of a culinary sweet treat. This year my daughter suggested we made…

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    Anya Jensen 3rd February 2018

    So everyone is at it making slime. Who would’ve thought it would become such a fad – but it is and the truth is when I was small I also adored slime – the stuff we had came in a fluorescent cannister with the word…

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  • KICK the winter blues

    Anya Jensen 29th January 2018

    So after December and a month of fun, fairy lights and festivities the early months of the year are often wet, cold, dull and can feel very long. Back to school, work and getting over the fun is a hard task so I have gathered…

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