DIY Home Decor
Written on August 28, 2015 at 10:01 am, by Megan
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
Written on February 21, 2014 at 1:51 pm, by Megan
Our downstairs bathroom happens to be science themed–The Nerd Nest isn’t just a blog name. It’s also a pretty accurate description of our house. I had an idea awhile back to use periodic table tiles to spell out a little bathroom humor, but I wasn’t sure how I should work … Continue
Written on February 1, 2014 at 5:00 am, by Megan
Some projects take me FOREVER to complete from idea to execution. I’m totally okay with that: it gives me the time to save up for projects or change my mind for the better. But sometimes, the waiting is just silly. These pillow covers were a little on the ridiculous side … Continue
Written on July 13, 2013 at 6:49 pm, by Megan
Written on July 12, 2013 at 8:31 am, by Jake
Pipe bookshelves!!! Watch the video below to see us put them together and then read all about how we made them.
It was a long time from idea to execution for our full wall bookshelves: we’ve wanted our own personal library for years (and Megan has the books to prove … Continue
Written on February 18, 2013 at 2:18 pm, by Jake
Written on April 21, 2012 at 4:23 pm, by Megan
Jonas now has an awesome shelf in his room to hold some of his cool space stuff. We’re so excited to finally have it up! One step closer to a room tour.
Having this cool display really brightens up Jonas’s room and we’re glad to not have everything crammed onto … Continue
Written on April 20, 2012 at 4:23 pm, by Megan
Today I’m going to show you how to make these awesome cafe curtains out of a pillowcase. There’s even a video tutorial for the most difficult part: the ruffle.
There are a lot of pretty leaded glass windows in our old house, and I hate covering up the awesome design … Continue
Written on March 9, 2012 at 3:16 pm, by Megan
Written on December 18, 2011 at 6:54 pm, by Megan