Skimbaco Lifestyle by Katja Presnal

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

Bali Travel Tips on Findery and Huffinton Post

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 flirt…

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

Natural remedies gain polarity in the USA

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 scare…

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

70's Hippie Glamorus Look for Spring/Summer 2015

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 for…

Civet Coffee Tasting & Visiting Teba Sari Farm in Bali

Civet Coffee tasting in Bali, Indonesia

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, and…

Mappin Monday: Asia Travel Favorites from Pinterest

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

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, travel…

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

“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 should…

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…