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7 Projects with the Freckled Fawn Silver Linings Kit

Written on July 1, 2015 at 5:55 pm, by

How I Used the Freckled Fawn Silver Linings Kit | Megan Anderson

It’s reveal day for the July Freckled Fawn kit Silver Linings! Today I’m sharing how I used the kit to make SEVEN projects!

Freckled Fawn July Sneak Peek

First, you can see what’s inside the kit in Freckled Fawn’s video below. I always start by looking through my kit a few times so I … Continue

52 Recipes Minibook

Written on June 10, 2015 at 11:59 am, by

52 Recipes - Minibook Project from the Nerd Nest

Click on the photos for a closer view.

One of my ongoing goals in life is to try one new recipe a week. It doesn’t always happen–sometimes life gets too busy–but starting this goal is how I learned to cook years ago. It keeps me from falling into a rut Continue

52 Recipes Book

Written on January 20, 2015 at 1:22 pm, by

52 Recipes - January | The Nerd Nest 1

The current Nerd Nest challenge is to document your goals, and as much as I love the idea of just listing out general goals and having that to refer back to, I wanted to document a goal over a longer period of time even more.

One of my ongoing … Continue

2014 Holiday Album | December 6-13

Written on December 17, 2014 at 9:14 am, by

Holiday Album | The Nerd Nest 1

This year I’m participating in my version of Ali Edwards’s December Daily project. Like last year, I started before December so I could document Thanksgiving too. I’m keeping it simple with a vintage book album base, one 4 inch wide photo per page, and just a few embellishments … Continue

2014 Holiday Album | November 30 – December 5

Written on December 10, 2014 at 5:00 am, by

Holiday Album | The Nerd Nest 1

This year I’m participating in my version of Ali Edwards’s December Daily project. Like last year, I started before December so I could document Thanksgiving too. I’m keeping it simple with a vintage book album base, one 4 inch wide photo per page, and just a few embellishments … Continue

2014 Holiday Album | November 23-29

Written on December 3, 2014 at 5:00 am, by

Holiday Album from a Vintage Book | The Nerd Nest

This year I’m participating in my version of Ali Edwards’s December Daily project. Like last year, I started before December so I could document Thanksgiving too.

I batched my first week of pages all at once and kept them very simple with 4 inch wide photos (on per page), … Continue

2014 Holiday Album Base

Written on November 22, 2014 at 5:41 pm, by

Old Book Holiday Album | The Nerd Nest 1

Since 2009, I’ve participated in Ali Edwards’s December Daily project. This year, like last year, I’m starting before December so I can document Thanksgiving too. I’m actually starting tomorrow, since my extended family is having an early Thanksgiving get-together!

For my album this year, I decided to use a … Continue

My 2013 Holiday Album | Video

Written on November 21, 2014 at 9:18 am, by

Holiday Album 2013 | Megan Anderson

Since 2009, I’ve participated in Ali Edwards’s December Daily project. Each year, before I decide how I’m going to go about the project, I look back at my old albums to see what worked for me and what didn’t.

Here’s a little video flip through my 2013 album so you … Continue

6×6 Minibook Insert Video Tutorial

Written on October 22, 2014 at 12:32 pm, by

6x6 Minibook Project Life Insert Video Tutorial | The Nerd Nest

Last week I shared a minibook insert I created for my Project Life album. I’m back with another album insert today to give you an additional look at how the technique can be used!

To learn how to make this simple minibook for yourself and how to get it in … Continue

Kristin Fills in her Orphaned Photos mini-album

Written on October 20, 2014 at 8:03 am, by

Orphaned Photos Mini-album 1 | rukristin

This month’s Nerd Nest Challenge is to fill in memory keeping gaps. For an extra dose of inspiration on this challenge, I asked my friend Kristin to share her take with you!

Orphaned Photos Mini-album 2 | rukristin

Hi hi Nerd Nesters! I’m Kristin from rukristin: feminist scrapbooker. Today I’m tackling the October Nerd … Continue