The holiday season is upon us, and there’s never been a better time to embrace the Danish concept of hygge, defined as “a quality of cosiness and comfortable conviviality that engenders a feeling of contentment or well-being.” (Fun fact: this cosy concept actually shares a common etymological ancestor with the word hug, both coming from hugr in Old Norse.) With a whole cultural category devoted to fostering these comforting feelings, it’s no wonder the Danish are some of the happiest people on earth.

Continue Reading8 Ways to Hygge Your Home This Holiday Season