Skimbaco Lifestyle by Katja Presnal

IKEA’s New Modular Kitchen SEKTION Makes Custom Dream Kitchens Possible for Everyone

IKEA SEKTION New Kitchen system for 2015

IKEA SEKTION kitchen system comes to stores in February I have been waiting this IKEA kitchen announcement, and the first photos for weeks now, and it’s finally here! What a timing – we are in…

Exotic Chic Home Decorating Inspiration from Sri Lanka

Exotic chic decorating style from Sri Lanka

Did you see my post Sri Lanka in Instagram photos? The country is feast for eyes, whether it comes to nature, architecture, historic sites or design. I believe that you should always travel everywhere and…

Paris Flea Market Style as Home Decorating Inspiration

Paris flea market style home decorating inspiration via @skimbaco

The Skimbaco Philosophy on Saving & Splurging I am a big believer that you can live life to the fullest on any budget. I love to splurge on things, but I equally love saving money…

2015 Bucket List Destination: Puerto Rico

2015 bucket list destination: Puerto Rico

Puerto Rico – my 2015 bucket list destination Happy New Year 2015! On this Instagram Travel Thursday I would like to think of some of the dream destinations for the new year. Did you travel…

Top 15 Skimbaco Lifestyle Posts of 2014

Most popular blog posts of 2014 @skimbaco

Happy New Year! Thank you so much for being a Skimbaco Lifestyle reader this year. We have loved sharing our stories, lives, ideas and tips with you this year. A lot of big things happened…

Christmas in New York City: the Holiday Markets, Best Show & Window Shopping

Christmas in New York City

Christmas around the world What an amazing ending for our year: we got to spend the Holiday season first in Paris, and from there we flew to New York City, right on time for the…

Food Adventure at the Christmas Market in Paris (and what not to do!)

Christmas time in Paris

“We will always have Paris.” The famous movie line from the movie Casablanca. The line I have been thinking a lot the past week. I can’t believe I was in Paris just a few weeks…

Modern Scandinavian Christmas Decorating Inspiration

Modern Scandinavian Christmas Ideas

If you would like your Christmas to look picture perfect from Scandinavian catalogs, here is some visual inspiration for you how to make it happen from a few Nordic brands. Less is more in the…

Top Exotic, Cultural, Culinary and Adventure Destinations for 2015

World awaist you, what are you waiting for? 15+ top cultural, adventure, exotic and culinary destinations to travel to in 2015 from the editor of @skimbaco

Subscribe to Skimbaco Lifestyle I have officially moved back to the United States after living in Sweden for three years, and after traveling more in Europe. Expedia Viewfinder asked some of my favorite travel destinations,…

Christmas Gifts that remind you of Paris

Paris Chic Gift Ideas

As they saying goes, Paris is always a good idea, and it applies even to Christmas gifts. If you have a Paris-lover in your Christmas gift list, check out these seven gift ideas that might…