THE LOUNGE

An uncensored and unconventional blog about the life and business(es) of a creative entrepreneur. Cocktails are always recommended.

Between the Sheets

Between the Sheets

By Jen Basford

This month’s cocktail is a sexy little drink. Also, I have a new project (file this under ‘delusion of grandeur project idea number eleventy billion’).

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Friday Faves #2

Friday Faves: Days Since My Last Cocktail – 0

By Jen Basford

I’m pretty sure that parenting was the reason alcohol was invented. Anyway, grab a cocktail and check out my Friday Faves. It’s more fun than parenting.

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The Blueberry Lime Fizz

The Blueberry-Lime Fizz

By Jen Basford

Our monthly online cocktail club kicked off yesterday with an experiment. Also, there was day drinking.

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Friday Faves #1

Friday Faves: But First, Coffee

By Jen Basford

Things that are entertaining enough to make me briefly forget how long I have to wait for Game of Thrones to return. Spoiler alert: Jon is a Targaryan.

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The Spicy Mezcalita

The Spicy Mezcalita

By Jen Basford

This month for Cocktails + Conversations I’m branching out a bit into an area I typically avoid: Tequila. Wish me luck.

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Stop playing by the rules.

Stop Playing By The Rules

By Jen Basford

The happiest and most successful people in the world weren’t the ones who followed the rules. They were the ones who challenged them.

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Cocktails and Conversations

Cocktails + Conversations

By Jen Basford

Our monthly cocktail club. Sort of like a book club, only with cocktails and creatives. This month’s recipe: Feels Like Summer.

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Building the Unconventional: Serenity Now

Building the Unconventional: Serenity Now

By Jen Basford

Talking about websites can make almost any creative cringe. Thankfully, you guys have us. I mean Nancy. This is her area of expertise. I’ve got the Xanax.

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Building the Unconventional: Fight Club

Building the Unconventional: Fight Club

By Jen Basford

We were ready to launch our community and empower a small group of leaders. What could go wrong? In a word, everything.

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Building the Unconventional: You can't be all things to all people

Building the Unconventional: You Can’t Be All Things To All People

By Jen Basford

No one can successfully target everyone, or they will end up reaching no one.

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