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Solar Eclipse Spread | Freckled Fawn September Kit

Solar Eclipse | Freckled Fawn September 2017 Kit | The Nerd Nest 1

My family of science nerds was so excited about the solar eclipse! We drove an hour and a half in an minitrip to Marshall, MO to a spot our friend Steve found so we would be in the path of totality for the eclipse a little longer–about two minutes and … Read the rest

Extracurricular Schedule Layout | Freckled Fawn September Kit

Extracurricular Schedule | Freckled Fawn September 2017 Kit | The Nerd Nest 1

When I opened up the Freckled Fawn September 2017 Kit and saw the days of the week wood veneer, I knew exactly what I wanted to make for my first project with the kit: a page about my family’s heavy extracurricular schedule right now! My kids have something going … Read the rest

Giant Nebula Kit Blanket Layout | August Freckled Fawn Sketch

Giant Nebula Knit Blanket Layout with August Freckled Fawn Kit | The Nerd Nest 1

I had a great time playing along with the August Freckled Fawn Sketch using the August Freckled Fawn Kit!

The colors in the kit and the epoxy star stickers reminded me of a blanket I made for Jonas last year, so I decided to make a page about that!… Read the rest

San Antonio Pocket Spread | August Freckled Fawn Kit

San Antonio Pocket Spread with the August Freckled Fawn Kit | The Nerd Nest 1

The August Freckled Fawn Kit has some wonderful travel themed embellishments, so I knew immediately that I’d want to tackle a vacation I haven’t scrapbooked yet with the kit. I browsed my photo folders and realized I hadn’t gotten our trip to San Antonio last summer in the books yet–and … Read the rest

July Freckled Fawn Sketch

Freckled Fawn July Sketch | The Nerd Nest 1

When I was deciding what else I’d like to make for this month’s Nerd Nest Challenge, Repeat a Shape, I saw the July Freckled Fawn Sketch Challenge and it is perfect!

With a cascading splatter of embellishments, it’s a fun way to repeat multiple shapes on the page. This … Read the rest

Awesome Ladies Live Trip Minibook | Part 1

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 … Read the rest

Repeat a Shape | Nerd Nest Challenge

Repeat a Shape | Nerd Nest Challenge 1

This month’s Nerd Nest Challenge is to Repeat a Shape.

Find a way to repeat a shape in your design, whether it’s by cutting your photos into circles and cascading them across the page with patterned paper circles, adding a row or cluster of star embellishments, using a repeating shape … Read the rest

52 Recipes 2017 Notebook

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 … Read the rest

9 Favorite Maker Faire Memories | Freckled Fawn June 2017 Kit

9 Favorite Maker Faire Memories | Freckled Fawn June 2017 Kit | The Nerd Nest 1

I immediately fell in love with the acetate number die cuts in the June 2017 Freckled Fawn Kit. I thought they’d look great on a pocket page, so I decided to make a page documenting my favorite 9 things about last year’s Kansas City Maker Faire! I wanted to … Read the rest

Port Aransas Page with June 2017 Freckled Fawn Kit

Port Aransas Spread with June 2017 Freckled Fawn Kit | The Nerd Nest 1

It’s reveal day for the June 2017 Freckled Fawn kit! I wanted to share one of the projects I’ve made so far with the kit.

June 2017 Freckled Fawn Kit

This kit has a color palette perfect for sunny days and beach / pool time.

After reading all of the beach phrases on the … Read the rest