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COVID-19 brings challenges for Hard of Hearing Individuals

As you can see, I have avoided any mention of COVID-19 here in the last several months since the situation has begun developing. Based on the things that I was seeing, people were overwhelmed with all the misinformation, fear, frustration, and anger. It was too chaotic, too uncertain a time to have a conversation about… Continue reading COVID-19 brings challenges for Hard of Hearing Individuals


Danish Food: Smørrebrød

Smørrebrød is a traditional Danish dish consisting of toast topped with various foods: cold cuts, pieces of meat, fish, cheese or spreads, and garnishes. Supposedly it is popular in Scandinavia, but I have it on good account that it’s not just typical to this region. You can find it EVERYWHERE in Denmark, and while strange-looking… Continue reading Danish Food: Smørrebrød


Black Diamond

This is the extension of the Royal Danish Library, and it is a good place to stop by to at least admire. You can sit down on the steps outside, by the canal to take in a moment and enjoy the city. Or you could go inside. While not all parts of the library are… Continue reading Black Diamond



The Torvehallerne is a foodhalken—or a food hall—as I mentioned in my earlier guide to Copenhagen (can be found here). This is a great place to buy lunch, grab coffee, and do your groceries. During the five day stay in Copenhagen, we came here at least three times to eat and explore, and the food… Continue reading Torvehallerne