Here's how hygge took over America
Hygge is the Danish concept of relaxation and coziness. You've probably experienced hygge without knowing it. When you curl up in your sweats, light a candle, put on water for tea, grab a good book, you've got the perfect recipe for a hyggelig evening. But when hygge reached the U.S., it became more of a commodity than a state of being. Some Danes take issue with the commercialization of their tradition. But experts say elements of hygge could be beneficial, regardless of how they're packaged.
Sat, Nov 23 201910:45 AM EST