Counting down the days til the launch of Citysketch London, I am ecstatically relishing the wait. As Carly Simon insists, “Anticipation…”! In all of its glorious stages, the suspense builds as the clock ticks, calendar pages peel away, all the while having me think all things Great Britain as the summer winds me towards a …
How else to spend a languid Summer Saturday than to host a Ready for Hillary, especially when it features our delicious signature drink, The Rockin’ Rodham, and the dynamic duo news team of a cameraman & reporter from TV2 Denmark?
I never quite know how these things happen, but once an email arrived from a very polite news producer, there was no going back. An enthusiastic supporter of things such as: girl power, liberal ideals, global fun, on-camera interviews and throwing a party, my daughter and I channeled our Olivia Pope & Martha Stewart to throw a political house party for some locals.
The hilarious twist was the earnest presence of our man on the street, Jesper Steinmetz and his ever-present cameraman, Peder. I was miked, to the guffaws (snapchat was involved in the documenting of this rare-moment) of my daughter, I was filmed (I hate my voice), and I was called upon to have an opinion about an upcoming Presidential race.
Our party, which featured a Hillary Clinton Photo Booth, “Fun Facts”, that drink that we were all guzzling, as well as goodie bags & a card to sign and send on to the we-sure-hope-she-does-become-a candidate, is memorialized in this 4 and a half minute Danish-language news story.
Nobody ever accuses us of being boring out here in our little country hideaway!