It's Our First Birthday!

It's Our First Birthday!

It's been exactly one year since we launched Modern Tiki Lounge! The past 365 days have been filled with so many tiki-filled adventures on our part and we've loved every part of it. One year ago, when I wrote the first post that was featured on this blog, I was beyond excited. Since then, our time running Modern Tiki Lounge has been filled with so many great highlights so I figured I'd share a few...

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8 Books That Convinced Me To Quit My 9-5

8 Books That Convinced Me To Quit My 9-5

Last year, I decided that I wanted more out of my career so I started reading book after book looking for some guidance.  Many of them gave me the confidence that leaving my 9-5 in favor of starting my own venture was the right decision for me (it's not for everyone) and that I (probably) wouldn't fall flat on my face while doing it.  Looking for some great reads?  Check 'em out!

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100-Day Project: Time to Make!

100-Day Project: Time to Make!

My friend (and studio neighbor) Sacha Baumann just posted the Ella Luna: 100-Day Project up on her studio's Facebook page and it looks great!  It starts April 6 and end July 14 and encourages creatives to make one thing a day and post about it for each and every one of those 100 days... 

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