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I Dyed my Hair Blue. And This is What I Learned.

Guest post by Jennifer Patrick of Still Living the Dream. It started as a Halloween costume idea… I was invited to a cool Halloween couple’s costume party last fall. While I used to dress-up as…

Top 15 Posts to Start 2016 with

Happy New Year!! I tend to look back at the end of the year to see which posts were most read posts at Skimbaco Lifestyle each year. Our 2015 was busier in our personal lives,…

The Story of My Life: We are Moving Out of the Country. Again.

One Year Anniversary and Time to Leave This week we celebrate our one year anniversary back in New York by packing our things, and scheduling another international move. It was magical to be back in…

Dogs Teach You All You Need to Know about Being Thankful

Guest post by Douglas Green. Photo by Elizabeth Abram Advice from a Turkey Dog The word is out. There’s something wrong with Thanksgiving. As with so many other holidays, we have ruined its original concept…

My Husband Asked if I Wanted to Go on a Road Trip.. and We Ended Up Reliving our Past

When is the last time you felt like going on a little trip, and then just… left? We went for a vacation to Texas a few weeks ago. It was a mixed business trip with…

More than just a Spring Clean – Declutter your Life and Support Goodwill

Declutter your life It is a great time for a “spring clean,” but I would like to think of it from a larger point of view. Spring clean can significantly help you to live life…

I Dyed my Hair Blue. And This is What I Learned.

I colored my hair blue... and

Guest post by Jennifer Patrick of Still Living the Dream. It started as a Halloween costume idea… I was invited to a cool Halloween couple’s costume party last fall. While I used to dress-up as…

Top 15 Posts to Start 2016 with

15 most popular posts of 2015 at SkimbacoLifestyle.com

Happy New Year!! I tend to look back at the end of the year to see which posts were most read posts at Skimbaco Lifestyle each year. Our 2015 was busier in our personal lives,…

The Story of My Life: We are Moving Out of the Country. Again.

Go with all your heart... and we are, we are moving out of the country again.

One Year Anniversary and Time to Leave This week we celebrate our one year anniversary back in New York by packing our things, and scheduling another international move. It was magical to be back in…

Dogs Teach You All You Need to Know about Being Thankful

everything I learned about being thankful I learned from my dog

Guest post by Douglas Green. Photo by Elizabeth Abram Advice from a Turkey Dog The word is out. There’s something wrong with Thanksgiving. As with so many other holidays, we have ruined its original concept…

My Husband Asked if I Wanted to Go on a Road Trip.. and We Ended Up Reliving our Past

My Husband Asked if I Wanted to Go on a Road Trip.. and We Ended Up Reliving our Past

When is the last time you felt like going on a little trip, and then just… left? We went for a vacation to Texas a few weeks ago. It was a mixed business trip with…

More than just a Spring Clean – Declutter your Life and Support Goodwill

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Declutter your life It is a great time for a “spring clean,” but I would like to think of it from a larger point of view. Spring clean can significantly help you to live life…

Behind Every Successful Woman is a Tribe of Other Successful Women (and I’m going to Volvo Ocean Race!!!)

Team SCA Volvo Ocean Race

My team of inspiring women I truly believe in the saying “behind every successful woman is a tribe of other successful women who have her back.” (And maybe I’ve also occasionally added “and another group…

Finding Tea and Alchemy in Ireland

Camomile and Cake, The Willow Cafe Tea Room

Having Tea in Ireland was my Skimbaco Moment Guest post by Lara DiPaola of Chicken Nuggets of Wisdom. Tea is possessed of a special alchemy. My earliest memories of my paternal grandmother involve the gilded…

Culinary Postcard: Make Crêpes like in Paris

Crepes in La Marais in Paris

Crêpes like in Paris Crêpes are the comfort food of my childhood, and the childhood of my children. They are tasty thin pancakes, that are much less sweet than what pancakes typically are. The dough…

When Failing is Winning: A Lesson on Snowboarding and More

My Skimbaco moment: trying snowboarding for the first time with my son. By http://instagram.com/desmiller

New feature: Your Skimbaco Moments Do you have a story to share? How do you live Skimbaco lifestyle of living life to the fullest? Have you tried something new for the first time lately? Tested…