Skimbaco Lifestyle by Katja Presnal

Culinary Postcard: Make Crêpes like in Paris

Crepes in La Marais in Paris

Follow Crêpes like in Paris Crêpes are the comfort food of my childhood, and the childhood of my children. They are tasty thin pancakes, that are much less sweet than what pancakes typically are. The…

BoConcept Shows off Furniture in a Sexist Short Film Filmed in Spain

BoConcept

Follow Oh BoConcept I admit. It totally upsets me when the brands I like disappoint me with their marketing campaigns. What can I say? I love marketing. This time it’s Danish BoConcept, a modern furniture…

News: I will be a Keynote Speaker at TBEX Spain and Speaker at NMX in Las Vegas (get a discount code to attend!)

Get $100 off your NMX conference ticket in Las Vegas!

Follow Keynote Speaker at TBEX in Lloret de Mar, Spain 2015 I really don’t know how this happened, but I was invited to be a keynote speaker at TBEX Conference in Lloret de Mar in…

Wellness Tea for Spring (or anytime) to Boost Immunity

Stay healthy with Thieves essential oils wellness tea!

Follow Welcome spring! Well, not so fast. Spring isn’t coming fast at least here in New York, where our yard is still snow covered. At least the temperature reaches over 32F/0C on many days now.…

Find My Exotic Bali Travel Tips Now on Findery (and Huffington Post)

Bali Travel Tips on Findery and Huffinton Post

Follow I admit, I am one of those women who read Elizabeth Gilbert’s “Eat, Pray, Love” and wanted to go to Bali to find myself, do some yoga, bicycle in between the rice fields, and…

Doctor Says More Americans Realize the Effectiveness Of Remedies Found In Nature

Natural remedies gain polarity in the USA

Follow Why Natural Remedies are for me I have been a big believer of natural remedies for years, and rarely use any medicine. My trust in Western medicine significantly went down with my pulmonary embolism…

Steal the Look: 70’s Hippie Glam in Harper’s Bazaar

70's Hippie Glamorus Look for Spring/Summer 2015

Follow Groovy, baby! The early 70’s have come back in a big way for the Spring-Summer 2015. Yulia Serzhantova is all Hippied out and Glamorous in this Hippie Glam 70’s editorial shot by Benjamin Kanarek…

Civet Coffee Tasting & Visiting Teba Sari Farm in Bali

Civet Coffee tasting in Bali, Indonesia

Follow Teba Sari Farm Experience in Bali I have been contemplating whether to post about our visit to the Teba Sari agrotourism farm in Bali, where we learned about Indonesian and Balinese farming and fruits,…

Mappin Monday: Asia Travel Favorites from Pinterest

Mappin Monday - travel bloger project on Pinterest by @thetraveltester and @skimbaco

Follow Mappin Monday – new feature on Skimbaco Lifestyle We have a new feature at Skimbaco Lifestyle – once a month I will be featuring some of my favorite travel blog posts, or more specifically,…

Argan Oil in a Nut Shell – How the Moroccan Gold is Made and Why It’s So Important for Women

Argan oil in a nut shell - Moroccan gold women love

Follow “Guess how old I am?” Said the sales lady at the souk in Marrakesh in Morocco as I was holding two bottles of agran oil in my hands, and trying to decide if I…