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Evaluate Last Year’s Memory Keeping | Nerd Nest Challenge

Written on January 22, 2018 at 12:30 pm, by

January Nerd Nest Challenge

The January Nerd Nest Challenge is to Evaluate Last Year’s Memory Keeping.

Now that we’ve settled into the new year a little bit, it’s a good time to decide how you’ll like to tackle memory keeping for this year. Of course, you don’t have to change anything up for the … Continue

2016 December Daily Album

Written on January 18, 2018 at 11:29 am, by

Holiday Album 2016 | The Nerd Nest 1

This week I completed my December Daily album for 2016!

Last year, I did not make anything for this album at all: an extra craft project was not realistic at the time. But I did the documentation, chose photos for each day and put them in a folder, so I … Continue

Elastic | One Little Word 2018

Written on January 4, 2018 at 11:39 am, by

One Little Word 2018 | Elastic | The Nerd Nest

For the sixth year, I’m participating in Ali Edwards’s One Little Word. My words so far have been finish, savor, weave, expand, and reflect. This year, my word is elastic.

There are a lot of unknowns in the coming year, and I know … Continue

December Day in the Life | Pocket Page

Written on January 3, 2018 at 5:27 pm, by

December Day in the Life | The Nerd Nest | Freckled Fawn 1

I still have a few more to make, but I’m so happy that I finished documenting Day in the Life monthly in 2017! I’ve been doing this monthly since 2013 and change up the day that I record monthly each year. 2017 I did it on the first, this year … Continue

#30Lists December 2017 | Part 2

Written on January 2, 2018 at 5:57 pm, by

30 Days of Lists December 2017 | 17-20 | The Nerd Nest

I loved December’s 30 Days of Lists! I shared on Instagram as I went, but here’s the second half of this round gathered together:

This week’s menu

  • black bean goat cheese quesadilla
  • ravioli gratin
  • pesto chicken
  • fwaffle
  • chai tea brownie cookies

When in doubt, _____

7 Tips for December Daily | #NNDailyTip

Written on December 22, 2017 at 8:04 am, by

7 Tips for December Daily | #NNDailyTip

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 for December Daily:

I’m getting out my December Daily albums from the past for a week of holiday album

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#30Lists December 2017 | Part 1

Written on December 19, 2017 at 9:34 am, by

30 Days of Lists December 2017 | 1-4 | The Nerd Nest

I’m having so much fun with December’s 30 Days of Lists! I’ve been sharing on Instagram as I go, but here’s the first half of this round gathered together:

Things you should know about me

  • I read a lot
  • I’m full of fun facts
  • I scrapbook everything so I’m
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7 Tips for Letter Stickers | #NNDailyTip

Written on December 13, 2017 at 2:44 pm, by

7 Tips for Letter Stickers | #NNDailyTip

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 for using letter / alpha stickers:

Took a little #nndailytip break, so I’m going to double up for a while!

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Hamilton Dance Party | Pocket Page

Written on December 12, 2017 at 12:24 pm, by

Hamilton Dance Party | The Nerd Nest 1

I’ve been working on the gaps in my “extras” pages for past years lately. Often, I’ll look through my photos for these stories when I’m deciding how to use kits or when I want to make sure I’m not wasting photo paper and need to add a few more photos … Continue

December Memories with Michelle | Nerd Nest Challenge

Written on December 11, 2017 at 2:17 pm, by

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

Hello Nerd Nest Friends!

I’m recording my December memories this year by following Ali Edwards’ December Daily. I’ve done this project formally for the last 4 years. For … Continue