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What's the Meaning of the Danish Word Hygge? (Think Warm + Cozy)

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5 ways to Hygge away the winter blues | I have fallen head over heels for the Danish concept of Hygge. Originating from a Norwegian word meaning ‘well-being’, the definition of Hygge is somewhat open to interpretation – at it’s simplest, it means a sense of cosiness, but this is only a fraction of it’s entirety... #theeverydayspruce

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How to Hygge: 20 ways to feel good over autumn and winter

How to Hygge: 20 ways to feel good over autumn and winter! Learn more about the Danish concept of Hygge, roughly meaning cosiness, wellbeing and the art of intimacy

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Hygge Challenge & Giveaway

Hygge is a Danish word that’s become really popular over the last year or so. It’s a tricky one to translate but really means that cosy, homely, in the moment feeling you get when you’ve got a day off and can snuggle on the sofa with a pet and a cup of tea or when …

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Theme & Variation: Chestnuts Three Ways

candles cozy fire winter candles on fireplace: since we boarded up the top of the main chimney to keep heat from escaping, I guess I will fill the large fire pit with candles!!

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my scandinavian home More

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According to the European Candle Association, people from Denmark burn more candles per head than anywhere else in Europe. This means that your Danish-inspired hygge kitchen calls for an infusion of candles and twinkling fairylights, creating a kitchen style that will see you through the chilly winter season.

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Slowing down, getting cozy and taking pleasure

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The Everyday Spruce 5 Ways to Hygge Away Winter Blues

5 ways to beat the winter blues the hygge way - live slow

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Pepper and Spice Hot Chocolate

Give your hot chocolate a little kick - with pepper! It'll warm you from the inside out, and put a smile on your face. We love this recipe from Hemsley and Hemsley.

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