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January 3-6 2017 | Pocket Scrapbooking

Written on January 27, 2017 at 8:06 am, by

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This is my first “normal” weekly pocket scrapbooking spread for 2017. Between Day in the Life, a weekend trip, and Eliza’s birthday, this is a short one (which is lucky, because I still had a lot going on in those three days!).

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I didn’t know where I would start with … Continue

Day in the Life with Freckled Fawn’s January 2017 Planner Kit

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

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One of my favorite documentation tools is Ali Edwards’s Day in the Life™ project. This project is simply a challenge to record a single day in detail to capture your routine, the rhythm of your days, and things you may overlook when you are memory keeping.

Since 2013, I’ve … Continue

Projects with Freckled Fawn’s Hello Autumn Kit

Written on November 28, 2016 at 11:28 am, by

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Today I’m sharing projects with Freckled Fawn’s Hello Autumn Embellishment Kit. I also used the Journal Cards that coordinate with the kit.

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I knew that the adorable autumn icons in the kit would be perfect for documenting Thanksgiving, so I tackled a spread about my four 2015 Thanksgiving family … Continue

October Bonus Pages | Pocket Scrapbooking 2015

Written on October 31, 2016 at 4:23 pm, by

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This month I challenged you to Document Your Favorite Season. I shared a bunch of extra takes on this month’s challenge with the goal of finishing October in my 2015 album. I had an overwhelming amount of photos and stories to go through! Today’ I’m wrapping it up with Continue

Cool Colors for Fall | Pocket Scrapbooking

Written on October 24, 2016 at 1:57 pm, by

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This month I’m challenging you to Document Your Favorite Season. Along with weekly team takes for the challenge, I’ll be sharing extra takes on this month’s challenge (with a few extra challenges in my newsletter too)!

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The spread is my last weekly spread for October 2015! I still have … Continue

Mix and Match Kit Leftovers | Pocket Scrapbooking

Written on October 12, 2016 at 5:47 pm, by

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This month I’m challenging you to Document Your Favorite Season. Along with team takes for the challenge Mondays, I’ll be sharing extra takes on this month’s challenge every Wednesday (with a few extra challenges in my newsletter too)!

To document my favorite season, autumn, I’ve been going back and … Continue

Document Your Favorite Season | Nerd Nest Challenge

Written on October 5, 2016 at 7:06 pm, by

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This month, I challenge you to document your favorite season!

You might want to go with a literal interpretation and document your favorite things about winter, spring, summer, or fall, or you might want to document something more specific like football season, monsoon season, or tourist season.

You can write … Continue

Projects with Freckled Fawn’s Home Kit

Written on October 3, 2016 at 5:33 pm, by

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Today I’m sharing my projects with Freckled Fawn’s Home Embellishment Kit (above) Planner Kit (below).

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These kits got me excited to get right into documenting Autumn! I love the home theme–the houses are so very cute–and I decided to interpret it a little differently with home games!

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I started by … Continue

Projects with Freckled Fawn’s Black / White Kit

Written on September 27, 2016 at 2:45 pm, by

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Today I’m sharing my projects with Freckled Fawn’s Black / White Embellishment Kit (above) Planner Kit (below).

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The black and white color scheme of these kits is amazing! It’s no surprise that the kit reminded me of the black and white branding and fashion of the amazing Janelle Monáe. I … Continue

Sneak Peek of Challenges 17-24 | Pocket Your Year

Written on September 12, 2016 at 9:49 am, by

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Almost all of the Daily Challenge unit challenges in Pocket Your Year are up!

Here’s a little sneak peek of what we’ve been up to lately. Here’s a look at projects by creative team members Tara, Emily, Kelly, Laura, Celena, Laura, Melody, and … Continue