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Organizing a New Work Space with Mel | Nerd Nest Challenge

Written on September 18, 2017 at 10:49 am, by

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Today Nerd Nest Creative Team member Mel is here to share her take on this month’s Nerd Nest Challenge Tackle a Mess.

This month’s challenge, to “Tackle a Mess” came at the perfect time for me. Over the summer, my family and I moved to our new home in … Continue

Read | The Awesome Ladies Project Guest Story Teller

Written on September 15, 2017 at 9:44 am, by

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This month I’m a guest storyteller for The Awesome Ladies Project Monthly Storytelling Workshop for September: Read.

I can’t wait to make even more using the amazing prompts and story sparks from the workshop.

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Here’s a sneak peek of my projects, which include tons of tips for documenting what … Continue

7 Tips for Ink | #NNDailyTip

Written on September 13, 2017 at 7:00 am, by

7 Tips for Ink

On my Instagram I share a daily memory keeping tip with the hashtag #NNDailyTip, then collect them here so you can find them easily later!

Today I’m sharing tips about ink!

This week for #nndailytip, we're talking about ink! I like small ink pads. They are a cheaper way

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Organizing Embellishments with Emily | Nerd Nest Challenges

Written on September 11, 2017 at 7:00 am, by

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Today Nerd Nest Creative Team member Emily is here to share her take on this month’s Nerd Nest Challenge Tackle a Mess.

For my take on the challenge, I chose to focus on my embellishments and ephemera. I have so many of these items in various places like little … Continue

30 Days of Lists September 2017 | Lists 1-8

Written on September 8, 2017 at 7:00 am, by

I had such a great time with the first week of September’s 30 Days of Lists and wanted to share my first batch of lists with you!

30 Days of Lists September 2017 | Megan Nerd Nest | List 1

1. But first, ______

  • coffee
  • read the recipe
  • make a plan
  • do “have to do” before “want to do”
  • edit / double check
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Tackle a Mess | September Nerd Nest Challenge

Written on September 6, 2017 at 2:35 pm, by

Tackle a Mess | September Nerd Nest Challenge

The September Nerd Nest Challenge is to Tackle a Mess. Work on an area of your memory keeping that needs a bit of organization–photo storage, a box of kits, piles around your desk, haphazardly strewn embellishments–and see how that organization aids you in your memory keeping!

How can tackling a … Continue

7 Tips for Pocket Page Design

Written on August 30, 2017 at 7:00 am, by

7 Tips for Pocket Page Design

On my Instagram I share a daily memory keeping tip with the hashtag #NNDailyTip, then collect them here so you can find them easily later!

Today I’m sharing tips about pocket page design!

Changing up the topic for #nndailytip to pocket page design for this week! Try alternating photos

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Mimicking Magic with Michelle | Nerd Nest Challenges

Written on August 28, 2017 at 7:00 am, by

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Today Nerd Nest Creative Team member Michelle is here to share her take on this month’s Nerd Nest Challenge Mimic Your Photo.

If you’ve been following Megan’s 31 Challenges class, you may be tired of seeing photos of my recent Walt Disney World trip. :) My husband and I celebrated … Continue

Giant Nebula Kit Blanket Layout | August Freckled Fawn Sketch

Written on August 27, 2017 at 7:00 am, by

Giant Nebula Knit Blanket Layout with August Freckled Fawn Kit | The Nerd Nest 1

I had a great time playing along with the August Freckled Fawn Sketch using the August Freckled Fawn Kit!

The colors in the kit and the epoxy star stickers reminded me of a blanket I made for Jonas last year, so I decided to make a page about that!… Continue

San Antonio Pocket Spread | August Freckled Fawn Kit

Written on August 25, 2017 at 7:00 am, by

San Antonio Pocket Spread with the August Freckled Fawn Kit | The Nerd Nest 1

The August Freckled Fawn Kit has some wonderful travel themed embellishments, so I knew immediately that I’d want to tackle a vacation I haven’t scrapbooked yet with the kit. I browsed my photo folders and realized I hadn’t gotten our trip to San Antonio last summer in the books yet–and … Continue