I was invited (well, not personally, but still…) to join the Fandango’s Friday Flashback! Fandango scrolls back, every Friday, and gives a second chance to a post he had published on the same date, years before. I thought it was a great way to remember some of the stuff I did a while back, and I…… Continue reading Fun facts! – part 2 (November 4th FFF)
That would be Greenland, in Greenlandic. Oh no! She’s going to whine about Greenland again…” You bet, I will! Christmas is coming, and I still have this silly dream of seeing Greenland’s flag in The Cove, and what better gift could I get for the Holidays? The world’s largest island is still playing hard…… Continue reading Kalaallit Nunaat, please!
A little late, but I was busy… Meh, ok! I just lazied out a little bit, but they say “better late than never”, and I say that too! Especially when I am late, like I am, and let’s face it… we’re just losing time right now! Regulars in the Cove know what this is about,…… Continue reading Looking back on March… And April!
Wow! Oh wow! December already! If you’re a regular of the Cove, you can skip this paragraph… You know about my flagmania already. For the others, just a quick explanation of the “looking back on” posts I look forward to every month… As bloggers, most of us keep an eye on our stats to see…… Continue reading Looking back on November…
Come pay a visit to the Turtle side of me if you have a minute… Here is a short post about yet another cool Dane and the proof that dreams do come true, if you are ready to give it some time (let’s say 25 years?? 😛 ) https://cyrannyblog.wordpress.com/2016/10/19/fun-facts-about-dk-2/
Hello lovelies! As you might have read already in former posts, I have another hideaway spot in the woods, where I store my recallings of the amazing time I spent in Denmark last May. It has been on hold for about 3 months, but I’m back to work now, and you are more than…… Continue reading Fun facts… The Turtle’s journey.
Bikini day!! Yes, yes… I know, exciting uh?!? And this is one International Day I couldn’t post about without proper preparation… so here are 14 fun facts about your favorite swimwear, with some of my thoughts on the side… Enjoy! When the first bikini was introduced in 1946, it was marketed as a two-piece…… Continue reading International Day of the Day…
Everybody knows Häagen Dazs ice cream… What everybody doesn’t know, it that although the company is American, the brand’s name was invented as a tribute to Denmark. The founder wanted a Danish-sounding name but it is completely made up, and doesn’t mean anything (in any language). In real life, Häagen Dazs couldn’t be a…… Continue reading Fun fact
Hans Island is not much more than a big rock peaking in the water of the Kennedy Channel between Greenland and Canada. Really, not much more than a rock: https://www.google.ca/maps/place/Hans+Islandemail@example.com,-31.3658724,3z/data=!4m2!3m1!1s0x4fcf2bbd21314427:0xa411e99efbd18178 Why do I “Fun-fact” about it, you might wonder? Well it so appears that Canada and Denmark are fighting for the 1290 per…… Continue reading Hans Ø…
Here is one fun fact that is possibly more on the fun side than actually a fact. But I don’t really care. As mentionned earlier in my posts, I have lost my faith in the Internet a while ago, and I don’t bother doing thorough background check when I read something weird. I just assume…… Continue reading Fun facts! (part 2)