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Fish Bowl Succulent Terrarium

Written on August 28, 2015 at 10:01 am, by

DIY Fish Bowl Succulent Terrarium | The Nerd Nest

Lately all of my projects are involved and time consuming, so I really wanted something I could do in an afternoon with the kids. The hardware store in our neighborhood has a fun collection of succulents and the kids love them.

Even though it’s just about the most stereotypical blogger … Continue

Week in the Life 2015 | Saturday

Written on August 24, 2015 at 9:17 am, by

Document what's in your lap for Week in the Life | The Nerd Nest

This week I’m participating in Ali Edwards’s Week in the Life. This time I’m sharing the highlights here on the blog and am journaling more fully in a notebook. Blurs are our foster baby.

You can read about my plan for the project here. I’m talking about Week Continue

Week in the Life 2015 | Friday – Jake’s Day

Written on August 22, 2015 at 12:44 pm, by

Get photos of yourself or your partner outside of your place of work for Week in the Life | The Nerd Nest

This week I’m participating in Ali Edwards’s Week in the Life. This time I’m sharing the highlights here on the blog and am journaling more fully in a notebook. Blurs are our foster baby.

You can read about my plan for the project here. I’m talking about Week Continue

Week in the Life 2015 | Thursday – My Day

Written on August 21, 2015 at 9:32 am, by

This week I’m participating in Ali Edwards’s Week in the Life. This time I’m sharing the highlights here on the blog and am journaling more fully in a notebook. Blurs are our foster baby.

You can read about my plan for the project here. I’m talking about Week Continue

Week in the Life 2015 | Tuesday – Eliza’s Day

Written on August 19, 2015 at 9:51 am, by

Week in the Life | Tuesday - Eliza's Day | The Nerd Nest

This week I’m participating in Ali Edwards’s Week in the Life. This time I’m sharing the highlights here on the blog and am journaling more fully in a notebook. Blurs are our foster baby.

You can read about my plan for the project here. I’m talking about Week Continue

Week in the Life 2015 | Monday – Jonas’s Day

Written on August 18, 2015 at 8:37 am, by

Week in the Life | Monday - Jonas's Day | The Nerd Nest

This week I’m participating in Ali Edwards’s Week in the Life. This time I’m sharing the highlights here on the blog and am journaling more fully in a notebook. Blurs are our foster baby.

You can read about my plan for the project here. I’m talking about Week Continue

Week in the Life 2015 | Sunday

Written on August 17, 2015 at 10:47 am, by

Take a family selfie in the car for Week in the Life | The Nerd Nest

This week I’m participating in Ali Edwards’s Week in the Life. This time I’m sharing the highlights here on the blog and am journaling more fully in a notebook. Blurs are our foster baby.

You can read about my plan for the project here. I’m talking about Week Continue

May Reads

Written on August 6, 2015 at 11:08 am, by

May 2015 Reads | The Nerd Nest

I’m on a giant sci fi kick, so May was largely for continuing and finishing series. I also read a dash of horror, a bit of crime, urban fantasy, and realistic fiction. So while I’m mostly sharing genre fiction this month, I did mix it up a little.

May 2015 Reads | The Nerd Nest

Here are … Continue

At 28 I…

Written on July 24, 2015 at 12:37 pm, by

At 28 I... | Birthday Check-In List

Yesterday was my birthday! I think birthdays are a great time to capture a bit of what someone‚Äôs life is like in the moment, so here’s a bit about me right now:

At 28 I…

  • …like very strong black coffee and need an extra espresso shot in lattes.
  • …have gotten
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April Reads

Written on July 13, 2015 at 1:33 pm, by

April Reads | The Nerd Nest

In April I read A LOT, partially because reading calms me when I’m stressed and partially because I had extra reading time during our foster baby’s weekly visitation. This month’s books were heavily sci fi and fantasy. I also read a ton of comics, a YA novel, and a bit … Continue