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Pocket Scrapbooking 2016 | January 10-16

Written on February 12, 2016 at 9:42 am, by

January 10-16 Pocket Scrapbooking | The Nerd Nest

I’m loving documenting the everyday with pocket scrapbooking this year. I’ve been separating bigger events out into their own pages (like Jonas’s birthday party for this particular week), so these weekly spreads are reserved for the everyday.

January 10-16 Pocket Scrapbooking | The Nerd Nest

For this week, my photos were dark and mostly inside, so I made … Continue

Scrapbooking with Freckled Fawn’s “Lovely” Kit

Written on February 2, 2016 at 3:00 pm, by

Crafty Like a Fox | Megan Anderson for Freckled Fawn

Yesterday I shared a spread I made with Freckled Fawn’s Lovely kit for this month’s Nerd Nest Challenge. Today I want to show you a few other projects I made using the kit!

Freckled Fawn Lovely Kit | February 2016

Here’s everything included in this month’s kit. You can also check out the new planner kit if … Continue

How to Forward Plan for Pocket Scrapbooking with Laura | Nerd Nest Challenge

Written on January 29, 2016 at 11:07 am, by

How to Forward Plan for PL with Laura | Nerd Nest Challenge

Today Pocket Your Year Creative Team member Laura is here to share her take on January’s Nerd Nest Challenge, Set Yourself Up for Success. Give a warm welcome to Laura!

Hi, this is Laura from MacGirls Adventures and I’m here to talk to you about how to forward plan … Continue

January Day in the Life | Pocket Scrapbooking 2016

Written on January 21, 2016 at 7:17 pm, by

Day in the Life January 2016 | The Nerd Nest 1

In 2013, I documented using Ali Edward’s Day in the Life concept monthly and it was one of my favorite projects ever. For the fourth year, I’m repeating the project. On the 17th of each month, I’m going to document my everyday life. I like having a set day because Continue

Pocket Scrapbooking 2016 | January 3-9

Written on January 14, 2016 at 7:53 am, by

Pocket Scrapbooking January 3-9 2016 | The Nerd Nest

I’m keeping with my 2015 format for pocket scrapbooking in 2016–weekly spreads with breaks in-between months for extra thematic pocket and traditional spreads.

This format works really well for me with the amount of documenting I do!

Pocket Scrapbooking January 3-9 2016 | The Nerd Nest

Last week included Eliza’s birthday, so I included an extra insert to make … Continue

Pocket Your Year 2016 Registration Now Open!

Written on January 3, 2016 at 4:48 pm, by

Pocket Your Year 2016 - A Year Long Pocket Scrapbooking Course from The Nerd Nest

Are you ready for a year of scrapbooking inspiration and motivation?

After the success of Pocket Your Year 2015, I’m back with another year of all-new pocket scrapbooking instruction.

The upgraded Pocket Your Year 2016 will give you exclusive access to pocket scrapbooking lesson units on the topics you care … Continue

“Capture” January!

Written on January 1, 2016 at 4:23 pm, by

Projects with the Freckled Fawn Capture kit | The Nerd Nest

It’s reveal day for Freckled Fawn’s January embellishment kit Capture! I am in love with the bright colors of the kit and had so much fun playing with the variety of textures and types of products this month.

I made 4 projects with this month’s kit (so far!) and … Continue

25% Off and Last Chance for Pocket Your Year 2015

Written on November 30, 2015 at 4:04 pm, by

Cyber Monday Sale

It’s the last chance to join in on Pocket Your Year 2015! It’s 25% off with the code CYBERMONDAY through noon Central time tomorrow.

The units from this year’s workshop will be sold separately throughout 2016 and will never be bundled at this price again!

Registration for Pocket Your … Continue

4 Projects with the Freckled Fawn Together is Best Kit

Written on November 10, 2015 at 11:14 am, by

Inspiration using the Freckled Fawn Together is Best Kit, like this ombre wood chip, at The Nerd Nest

I’m totally in love with this month’s Freckled Fawn kit, Together is Best.

Together is Best Freckled Fawn Kit

This month, I made 4 projects with the kit! Here’s what I made and how I went about deciding how to use the kit:

Ideas for working with busy patterned paper backgrounds | The Nerd Nest

The kit has a lot of things that are great for documenting … Continue

5 Ways to Fit Traditional Scrapbooking in Your Pocket Album

Written on October 23, 2015 at 4:11 pm, by

Project Life 2013 | Week 10 by Megan Anderson

May Awesome Ladies Project | Megan Anderson 1

I love pocket scrapbooking and have made it my main form of scrapbooking, but that doesn’t mean I’m ready to give up on “traditional” scrapbooking! I love including layouts in my Project Life album, and today I’m sharing 5 ideas on ways to include those traditional pages in your pocket … Continue