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30 Days of Lists Base March 2017 |Traveler’s Notebook

Written on February 28, 2017 at 10:46 am, by

30 Days of Lists Base March 2017 | The Nerd Nest 1

I’m so excited for the March 2017 30 Days of Lists to kick off tomorrow! And I finished my base for the challenge just in time.

You can do anything you like for this challenge–something as simple as writing out lists in a notebook or in a file on your … Continue

Handstitching on Paper with Lisa | Nerd Nest Challenge

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

Today Nerd Nest Creative Team member Lisa is here to share her take on February’s Nerd Nest Challenge Use Non-Scrapbooking Products.

Handstitching on Paper with Lisa | Nerd Nest Challenge 1

I love to use stuff and techniques that are not intended for scrapbooking! One of them is to stitch on my layouts. I am not an embroiderer and … Continue

10 Tips for Documenting Pets | #nndailytip

Written on February 24, 2017 at 7:00 am, by

10 Tips for Documenting Pets | The Nerd Nest

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!

These tips are all about documenting pets:

We're talking documenting pets this week for #nndailytip For camera shy pets, a little patience goes a

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Eliza’s Birthday (Observed) | Pocket Scrapbooking 2017

Written on February 22, 2017 at 7:00 am, by

Eliza's Birthday (Observed) | The Nerd Nest 1

On Jonas’s last birthday, we let him pick what we did for the whole day. We wanted to do the same for Eliza’s birthday, but as we knew most of the day would be spend getting ready for and having a birthday party for both kids, we decided to … Continue

Mixed Media Journaling Cards with Melody | Nerd Nest Challenges

Written on February 20, 2017 at 7:00 am, by

Today Nerd Nest Creative Team member Melody is here to share her take on February’s Nerd Nest Challenge Use Non-Scrapbooking Products.

Mixed Media Journaling Cards with Melody | Nerd Nest Challenges 1

I chose to use an unusual method (as least for me) to make my very own journaling cards. This spread is about the annual Balloon Fest in Albuquerque, … Continue

January 15-21 | Pocket Scrapbooking

Written on February 16, 2017 at 7:00 am, by

Jan 15-21 | The Nerd Nest 2

This week was a big deal, because it’s the week we brought home our new bird Hermes! I made a few 8.5×11 pages about him first, so this spread started with inserts.

Jan 15-21 | The Nerd Nest 1

The insert pages were loaded with embellishments, so I made sure to keep it simple for the pocket … Continue

7 Tips for Travel Photography | #nndailytip

Written on February 15, 2017 at 7:00 am, by

7 Tips for Travel Photography

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!

These tips are all about travel photography:

I'm headed to Austin this weekend, so I'm going to be talking about travel photography this week

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Embroidered Patch Card with Emily | Nerd Nest Challenge

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

Today Nerd Nest Creative Team member Emily is here to share her take on February’s Nerd Nest Challenge Use Non-Scrapbooking Products.

Embroidered Patch Card with Emily | Nerd Nest Challenge

This month’s challenge is to use a not-expressly-used for scrapbooking product. As soon as I found out what the challenge was, I immediately knew that I wanted to … Continue

7 Tips for One Little Word | #nndailytip

Written on February 10, 2017 at 7:00 am, by

7 Tips for One Little Word

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!

This time I’m sharing tips for Ali Edwards’s One Little Word.

This week I'm getting started on documenting my fifth #onelittleword. If you

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January 9-14 | Pocket Scrapbooking

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

Pocket Scrapbooking Jan 9-4 | The Nerd Nest 1

Last week I shared my take on the current Freckled Fawn sketch challenge (there’s still time to enter to win a $25 gift certificate–the challenge closes tonight!).

In addition to the 8.5×11 alteration on the sketch I did, I also worked on more sketch inspiration with two 6×12 insert pages! … Continue