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Our Last Thanksgiving | Nerd Nest Challenge

Written on November 13, 2017 at 2:31 pm, by

Last Thanksgiving | Nerd Nest Challenge 1

This month’s Nerd Nest Challenge is Memorialize. I wanted to share a second take with you.

Last week, I shared a page I made about missing my grandmother and talked about using memorial pages as a way to give lost loved ones a presence in current memory keeping.

But … Continue

Memorialize | Nerd Nest Challenge

Written on November 6, 2017 at 11:07 am, by

Memorialize November Nerd Nest Challenge

The November Nerd Nest Challenge is to Memorialize.

It can be emotionally difficult to document loved ones we’ve lost, but it’s important to preserve those memories while they are still clear. Personally, I need time to start this type of documentation, but it’s also helpful for me as part of … Continue

Insta Stories for Wellness with Kelly | Nerd Nest Challenge

Written on October 23, 2017 at 8:52 am, by

Today Nerd Nest Creative Team member Kelly Jean is here to share her take on this month’s Nerd Nest Challenge Use Instagram Stories.

Insta Stories for Wellness with Kelly | Nerd Nest Challenge 1

I super super love Instagram Stories for a few reasons. First, I love that I don’t have to have a different social media account for quicker … Continue

Using Instagram Stories to Alter Photos with Lisa | Nerd Nest Challenge

Written on October 16, 2017 at 9:11 am, by

Today Nerd Nest Creative Team member Lisa is here to share her take on this month’s Nerd Nest Challenge Use Instagram Stories.

Using Instagram Stories to Alter Photos with Lisa | Nerd Nest Challenge 3

If you know me, you know that Instagram is my favorite social media platform. When they started out with their stories I was like nah, I don´t … Continue

Cider Hill Apple Picking Layout | Nerd Nest Challenges

Written on October 9, 2017 at 8:31 am, by

Cider Hill Apple Picking | October Nerd Nest Challenge - 1

This month’s Nerd Nest Challenge is to Use Instagram Stories! I wanted to share a second take with you.

For my first project for this challenge, I saved photos from my Instagram Stories with text on them, but this page has a more subtle approach.

Using portrait orientation photos … Continue

Use Instagram Stories | October Nerd Nest Challenge

Written on October 2, 2017 at 12:01 pm, by

October Nerd Nest Challenge

The October Nerd Nest Challenge is to Use Instagram Stories.

Instagram Stories are a fun place to share what’s going on real-time, add captions, stickers, or locations, and share everyday things that you don’t necessarily want staying around forever on your Instagram feed. I’ve been seeing an increase in Insta … Continue

Hybrid Organizing with Lisa | Nerd Nest Challenge

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

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

Hybrid Organizing with Lisa | Nerd Nest Challenge 1

For as long as I can remember I am have been a hybrid scrapbooker. What is hybrid you ask? Well, for me hybrid is a mix between … Continue

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

Organizing Embellishments with Emily | Nerd Nest Challenges

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

Organizing Embellishments with Emily | Nerd Nest Challenges 1

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

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