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The Year of Living Danishly: Uncovering the Secrets of the World's Happiest Country


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When she was instantly given the chance of a brand new life in rural Jutland, journalist and archetypal Londoner Helen Russell found a startling statistic: the happiest place on earth is not Disneyland however Denmark, a land typically considered by foreigners as consisting completely of lengthy, darkish winters, cured herring, Lego and pastries. What’s the secret to their success? Are comfortable Danes born or made? Helen decides there is just one method to discover out: she’s going to give herself a yr, attempting to uncover the system for Danish happiness. From little one care, schooling, meals and inside design to SAD, taxes, sexism and an unlucky predilection for burning witches, The 12 months of Dwelling Danishly is a humorous, poignant document of a journey that reveals us the place the Danes get it proper, the place they get it mistaken, and the way we would simply profit from dwelling somewhat extra Danishly ourselves. Helen Russell is a journalist and former editor of She now lives in rural Jutland and works as a Scandinavia correspondent for the Guardian in addition to writing a column on Denmark for the Telegraph.