Cana Buttenschøn

Influencer and successful author Cana Buttenschøn runs one of Denmark’s most popular lifestyle blogs,, and is active daily on Instagram, with more than 55,000 followers.

Cana Buttenschøn is a trained midwife, author of several best-selling books, a lecturer, TV-debater, columnist, and has successfully hosted several podcasts. Cana Buttenschøn, in other words, is a woman with an incredibly strong will.

Due to her education and general interest in the modern woman’s life, Cana addresses a wide group of Danish women who either face or are in the midst of motherhood and adulthood’s diverse challenges, and who have a passion for family, shopping, beauty, fashion, food, motherhood, health, ecology, culture, and travelling.

Since 2015, Cana Buttenschøn has also actively engaged in charities and has, amongst other things, worked closely with PlanBørnefonden (a privately funded children’s rights organisation) and DR’s Danmarks Indsamling (an annual TV fundraiser hosted by a plethora of humanitarian organisations), through which she has travelled to some of the world’s poorest locations on several occasions, using her position as an influencer to make a significant difference.

On the private front, Cana Buttenschøn is the mother of two boys, in a relationship with gourmet chef Simon Thrane, and lives in Copenhagen.