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My Life in Real Time & Fall Fashion Trends

Sponsored content. Classic style meets fall fashion trends I’m all about classic style and buying clothing and accessories that last more than one season – and then mixing them up with trendy accessories and inexpensive…

Dressing Up for Halloween in Alice in Wonderland Theme

Sponsored content. Our theme for this Halloween is Alice in Wonderland! BuyCostumes.com has such a vast variety of costumes also in the Alica in Wonderland theme that it took us a while to figure out…

6 Life Lessons from Spending 2 days Filming a Reality TV Show

Around a month ago I spent a weekend in Finland participating in the shooting of the Partiomestari reality TV show, in which the girl and boy scouts compete in teams against each others in action-packed…

Orange Tuesday for Halloween Shopping

Sponsored content. Have you heard of Orange Tuesday, yet? Orange Tuesday is for Halloween, what Black Friday is for Christmas. Orange Tuesday, the day after Labor Day, is when it’s time to start thinking fall…

Family Travel: Crown Reef Resort in Myrtle Beach Opens Brand New Water Park

With an International airport and 29 nonstop airline markets on its daily schedule, Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, welcomes families from all over the world to its Grand Strand. There are 100 golf courses, Broadway-style entertainment,…

Photo essay of visiting back home to Turku archipelago in Finland

Going back home… our trip back where I am from in 30+ photos I am doing something different this Instagram Travel Thursday. The past 3 weeks I have been posting photos from our trip to…

My Life in Real Time & Fall Fashion Trends

Fall Style with Pulsar

Sponsored content. Classic style meets fall fashion trends I’m all about classic style and buying clothing and accessories that last more than one season – and then mixing them up with trendy accessories and inexpensive…

Dressing Up for Halloween in Alice in Wonderland Theme

Alice in Wonderland as a Halloweeen Theme

Sponsored content. Our theme for this Halloween is Alice in Wonderland! BuyCostumes.com has such a vast variety of costumes also in the Alica in Wonderland theme that it took us a while to figure out…

6 Life Lessons from Spending 2 days Filming a Reality TV Show

Partiomestari TV show in Finland

Around a month ago I spent a weekend in Finland participating in the shooting of the Partiomestari reality TV show, in which the girl and boy scouts compete in teams against each others in action-packed…

Orange Tuesday for Halloween Shopping

orange tuesday - it's like Black Friday for Halloween costumes!

Sponsored content. Have you heard of Orange Tuesday, yet? Orange Tuesday is for Halloween, what Black Friday is for Christmas. Orange Tuesday, the day after Labor Day, is when it’s time to start thinking fall…

Family Travel: Crown Reef Resort in Myrtle Beach Opens Brand New Water Park

Crown Reef Resort waterpark

With an International airport and 29 nonstop airline markets on its daily schedule, Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, welcomes families from all over the world to its Grand Strand. There are 100 golf courses, Broadway-style entertainment,…

Photo essay of visiting back home to Turku archipelago in Finland

Summer in Turku archipelago in 30 photos

Going back home… our trip back where I am from in 30+ photos I am doing something different this Instagram Travel Thursday. The past 3 weeks I have been posting photos from our trip to…

Top Three Family Beach Spots Near San Francisco along the Famous Coastal Highway 1

Point Reyes National Seashore, California

This post is also available on our digital magazine Issue 3, on page 35. My three Northern California hot-spots for family beach time are all located along the gorgeous Pacific Coast Highway 1, which runs from…

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…

Travel Insight: All-Inclusive Resorts are a Smart Choice for Summer Caribbean Vacations

Skimbaco_Elite Island_GalleyBay

My husband is a budgeter, and after more than 10 years of marriage, I’ve learned that he gets a little grumpy on day five of a vacation when he’s pulling out his credit card to…

The Pain of Wanderlust Living

The pain of wanderlust living

The absolutely worst part of expat living and overseas assignments is the inevitable end date. December 31st looks like a black hole pulling us closer and closer to the opening of the empty nothingness. It…