There’s this Danish concept called hygge ( hoo-g).
It’s centered on happiness: friends, family, food, candlelight.
You know, hunkering down but feeling cozy.
Danes be like:
It’s culturally important to Denmark as Danes experience 17 hours of darkness at the height of winter in the crummy Northern European climate. Yet they manage to battle with Iceland and Switzerland for happiest place on earth.
Netflix is my hygge. Netflix is…85 percent of my social life.
Here’s what Netflix brings you this December:
If Christmas movies aren’t your thing, you might consider these titles:
Tyke: Elephant outlaw
What could possibly go wrong?
Nurse Jackie, Seasons 1-7, arrives Dec. 31.
Bridget Jones, Edge of Reason, leaving Dec. 15
We’re doing the Healthy 65. It’s a 65-day wellness challenge. Participants are encouraged to pick a simple goal and keep it up from Nov. 30, 2015 through Groundhog Day, Feb. 2.
Share your healthy effort by using the hashtag #healthy65 on Twitter or Instagram.
Make sure to look for Healthy 65 posts on NewsOK.com, too, in a special spot on the sidebar at the right side of the page.
What will your goal be?
Mine is strength – physical and mental. Translation: weights and yoga. Happiness is a muscle. It needs work and attention.
I started the Healthy 65 to help her son Eli stay well. He has a chronic and life-threatening lung illness called cystic fibrosis. Children have a hard time pronouncing the disease and sometimes call it “65 roses.” This blog documents my family’s experiences raising a child with CF.
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