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2016 December Daily Album

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

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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

#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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30 Days of Lists September 2017 | Lists 9-19

Written on September 21, 2017 at 8:47 am, by

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I’m loving the lists for this September’s 30 Days of Lists! Here’s the second batch of my lists so far:

30 Days of Lists September 2017 | The Nerd Nest | List 9

Newest addition to my home

  • Fall flowers (hydrangea bush, more mums, cone flowers, a hibiscus)
  • September book haul (BOTM, National Hispanic Heritage Month, It, Buffy)

30 Days of Lists September 2017 | The Nerd Nest | List 10

Ways to disconnect

30 Days of Lists March 2017 | Lists 21-30

Written on August 8, 2017 at 9:34 am, by

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It’s almost time to start thinking about September’s 30 Days of Lists (sign up for the newsletter to be the first to know when registration opens up)–and I realized I never shared my last set of lists from the March round!

Here’s the last third of my album:

30 Days of Lists March 2017 | The Nerd Nest 21

If you … Continue

Awesome Ladies Live Trip Minibook | Part 1

Written on July 12, 2017 at 7:00 am, by

Awesome Ladies Live Minibook - Part 1 | The Nerd Nest 1

Last month I went to Michigan to attend Awesome Ladies Live, an event put on by The Awesome Ladies Project. This was such an amazing experience full of wonderful instruction and projects from rukristin, plus quality time with old and new friends. It was so inspiring me to … Continue

52 Recipes 2017 Notebook

Written on June 28, 2017 at 7:00 am, by

52 Recipes 2017 Notebook | The Nerd Nest

For years now, I’ve had the goal of trying an average of one new recipe per week to add variety in my family’s meal rotation, improve my cooking skills, and bring fun and creativity into what is otherwise usually an everyday chore for me.

In 2015, I started keeping track … Continue

San Antonio Travler’s Notebook

Written on May 16, 2017 at 9:16 am, by

San Antonio Traveler's Notebook | The Nerd Nest 0

Things have been chaotic for me lately and a ladies trip was just what I needed to reset and recharge! I’m so grateful I was able to spend a week in San Antonio, TX split between spending time with Jessica. my awesome ladies Kristin, Kam, and Amy, … Continue

30 Days of Lists March 2017 | Lists 11-20

Written on March 27, 2017 at 11:58 am, by

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Today I’m sharing an update for my March 2017 30 Days of Lists album!

Here’s my second set of 10 lists!

#30Lists March 2017 | The Nerd Nest | List 11

Day trips I want to take

  • Branson, Mo
  • STL, MO
  • Omaha, NE
  • Museum at Prairie Fire, OP, KS
  • Glore Psychiatric Museum St. Joseph, MO

#30Lists March 2017 | The Nerd Nest | List 12

I could be president of … Continue