Why Lagom is Replacing Hygge in 2017 as the Latest Word Trend

Why Lagom is Replacing Hygge in 2017 as the Latest Word Trend

If you were paying attention last year, you’ll probably have noticed the hard-to-escape-from Danish word ‘Hygge’. Difficult to translate literally into English, ‘Hygge’ is all about embodying all things warm and cosy. I learnt about this supposedly indescribable word when I lived in the Netherlands where they have their own version, ‘Gezellig’ (pronounced guh-sell-igkh and with a lot of throat gargling sounds). I wonder why […]