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Danish Smørrebrød

In Cuisine by Skjalden

Smørrebrød, a traditional Danish open-faced sandwich, has evolved from a basic meal to a culinary art form. Originating in the 19th century, smørrebrød was initially a simple meal for workers, …

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The Jelling Stones

In Runestones by Skjalden

The Jelling Stones, a pair of runestones located in Jelling, Denmark, are among the most significant historical artifacts in Viking history. These stones, dating back to the 10th century, are …

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Happy Freya’s Day

In Gods and Creatures by Skjalden

Have you ever wondered about the origins of the names of the days of the week? One particularly interesting example is Friday, or as some might call it, “Happy Freya’s …