SCANDINAVIAN FOOD

Our Summer Issue is here! Theme: Coastal Family Summer

If the above widget doesn’t work, read the magazine here. Coastal Family Summer The latest Skimbaco Lifestyle e-magazine issue is here! Do you remember the summer fun you experienced when you were a child? Eating…

Dream Party Menu: Black Bottle Bubbly with Seafood Delights

Retro Party menu with bubbly (retro = from my college years) I honestly have to tell you: I have THE BEST “Friday lunch/early dinner”-menu here. It is light, served with bubbly sparkling wine, absolutely delicious,…

Banana Coffee Cake with Mocha topping & Swedish Style Coffee break in my Office

Greetings from Sweden, where the Christmas tree has arrived to my home office! We have been going from Christmas market to another the past few weekends already, and I just couldn’t wait any longer, I…

Found: Perfect brunch in Helsinki

Welcome our new writer Sonja Hannus, who is currently in Finland, but will be traveling to New York and Hong Kong this year. Follow her inner peace journey and adventures in healthy lifestyle. Johan &…

Global Kitchen: Cinnamon Bun Recipe from Finland

Cinnamon Bun Day, kanelbullens dag in Sweden Today, October 4th is the official cinnamon bun day, kanelbullens dag, in Sweden, and I wanted to share my favorite recipe with you and show you how to…

Live a Little: Learn to Fika

Fika = coffee pause If there was one simple thing about Scandinavian culture that I think everyone in the States should adopt, it would be FIKA. There isn’t really an English word for fika, but…

Our Summer Issue is here! Theme: Coastal Family Summer

Excellent Summer Read: Skimbaco Lifestyle Coastal Family Summer magazine issue

If the above widget doesn’t work, read the magazine here. Coastal Family Summer The latest Skimbaco Lifestyle e-magazine issue is here! Do you remember the summer fun you experienced when you were a child? Eating…

Dream Party Menu: Black Bottle Bubbly with Seafood Delights

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Retro Party menu with bubbly (retro = from my college years) I honestly have to tell you: I have THE BEST “Friday lunch/early dinner”-menu here. It is light, served with bubbly sparkling wine, absolutely delicious,…

Banana Coffee Cake with Mocha topping & Swedish Style Coffee break in my Office

Banana Coffee Cake with Mocha topping & Swedish Style Coffee Break

Greetings from Sweden, where the Christmas tree has arrived to my home office! We have been going from Christmas market to another the past few weekends already, and I just couldn’t wait any longer, I…

Found: Perfect brunch in Helsinki

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Welcome our new writer Sonja Hannus, who is currently in Finland, but will be traveling to New York and Hong Kong this year. Follow her inner peace journey and adventures in healthy lifestyle. Johan &…

Global Kitchen: Cinnamon Bun Recipe from Finland

Cinnamon bun recipe from Finland

Cinnamon Bun Day, kanelbullens dag in Sweden Today, October 4th is the official cinnamon bun day, kanelbullens dag, in Sweden, and I wanted to share my favorite recipe with you and show you how to…

Live a Little: Learn to Fika

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Fika = coffee pause If there was one simple thing about Scandinavian culture that I think everyone in the States should adopt, it would be FIKA. There isn’t really an English word for fika, but…

Swe-DISHES: Swedish Chocolate Coconut Balls

Chocolate Coconut Balls Recipe as seen on Skimbaco Lifestyle Swe-dishes

No Bake Chocolate Balls Kids and Adults Love The Swedish chocolate balls, “chokladbollar”, are a popular for kids’ parties, because they are easy to make, and kids love making them because it’s fun to roll…

Video of the Week: Have Fika

No words needed. You just have to watch it. Fika is a Swedish institution that everyone participates in. It’s such a big part of the culture that employers actually have to offer it for all…

Swe-DISHES: Potato Salad Recipe with New Potatoes, Dill & Radishes

Potato salad recipe with new potatoes and radish and English cucumber

New Potatoes & Summer’s Best Potato Salad Recipe In Finland the summer food consists of uusia perunoita, silliä ja tilliä – in Sweden it’s nya potatis, sill och dill – and it is the exact…

Swe-DISHES: Rhubarb Strawberry Meringue Brita Cake Dessert

brita meringue cake recipe at http://www.skimbacolifestyle.com

Brita Meringue Cake This Scandinavian dessert/cake is amazing. Like really amazing. Like the best-I’ve-ever-made amazing, and I even messed up the recipe and it didn’t matter (read more below the recipe and I’ll explain). Brita…