Skimbaco Lifestyle by Katja Presnal

Spend a day like the Royals: Visit the Drottningholm Palace in Sweden

Drottningholm Palace - the luxurious residence of the King of Sweden

Drottningholm Palace The Drottningholm Palace is about a twenty-minute-drive from downtown Stockholm, and makes a perfect day trip from the city. To make it an unique experience, you can also take a boat from downtown…

Take a Boat to this Modern Art Museum in Stockholm’s Archipelago

Artipelag Modern Museum of Art in Stockholm's archipelago

Take a trip to Stockholm’s Artipelag It is not often you visit an European capital and one of it’s most interesting modern art museum’s requires a road trip or a boat cruise and a hike…

Authentic Swedish Smörgåsbord on a Brunch Cruise in Stockholm’s Archipelago with S/S Stockholm

Lunch cruise in Stockholm archipelago with S/S Stockholm - Authentic Swedish culinary experience

Cruise the Stockholm Archipelago I am currently working on my “Road Trip through Nordic Countries” notemap on Findery, and you can read also my post “Road trip tips for Denmark and Southern Sweden” on Huffington…

Converse Redesigns 100-year old classic and Introduces the New Chuck Taylor All Star II

Converse new Chuck Taylor All Star II

Chuck Taylor All Star II Did you know that the Converse Chuck Taylor All Star was released already in 1917? The Chuck Taylor All Stars are an American design classic, and the design hasn’t really…

Why Heirloom Quality Dinnerware Still Matters

Why heirloom dishes are important

Cellini by Villeroy & Boch It’s not just about dinnerware If you know me, and are a long time Skimbaco Lifestyle-reader, you know that we move often (around the world), half of our furniture is…

Top Amazon Prime Day Deals for Travelers

Amazon Prime Day deals for travelers

Amazon one dale sale Amazon is trying something new to get you to try their Prime (for free) with their Amazon Prime Day, promising more deals than Black Friday. The Prime itself turns out to…

Garden Greenhouse Perfected in Swedish Countryside

Garden greenhouse perfected in Swedish countryside

Dreamy garden greenhouse in Swedish countryside I admit, I am not a gardener. I love to host dinner parties in the backyard, but I am lucky that my husband is more of the green thumb…

Instagramming Summer with Skimbaco Friends

Follow Skimbaco on Instagram https://instagram.com/skimbaco

Our First Summer Back in the USA How are you enjoying this summer? Here is what we have been up to. Our team has been busy living life to the fullest, and we have so…

Cocktails & Dreams: Caribbean Dream on St. Croix

Cocktails & Dreams: to travel to St Croix to drink rum!

Dreaming of St. Croix Today I am dreaming of a tropical vacation to St. Croix, and sipping a Caribbean Dream cocktail made with local Cruzan Rum right by the beach at the Renaissance St. Croix…

6 Ways to Add a Tropical Touch for Your Home

6 easy ways to create a tropical beach look at home

Tropical Beach Vacation on Pinterest This week’s theme in our Global Mappin Pinning event is Tropical Vacations! We will be pinning about tropical vacations, what to pack and where to go all week long in…