Giving thanks

Thanksgiving is getting close, and while we don’t celebrate it in Denmark, there is more than a few things I like about it. I like eating pie, and gathering family. And the food. Yum. But mostly I like the idea of reflecting on the things you are grateful for. I think it’s easy to always [...]

Rainy day activities

Here in Denmark, November can be very wet. In fact we have at least some rain most days. So, couple with the early darkness and it’s hard to just send the kids outside to play. So here’s some of our favorite indoor activities that doesn’t involve screens. Create Christmas cards. With December just around the [...]

I want a kitten

I love cats. Cat’s are awesome, fun, cute and fit my personality perfectly. I love their way of playing, their individuality, and their soft little paws. I love that they are little killing machines in a cute disguise. I love that cat’s are the ultimately self-care animals. They are all about feeling good, taking care [...]

Claiming my name

Claiming my name

I have previously talked about Claiming my Instagram and Claiming my Style, but today, I’m claiming my name. For years, since I started blogging, I’ve used the name Raven Black. It all came about because I joined an online writing community, and have a name that’s not exactly normal or easy to say in English [...]