Skip to Content

Tag Archives: Freckled Fawn

30 Days of Lists Base March 2017 |Traveler’s Notebook

30 Days of Lists Base March 2017 | The Nerd Nest 1

I’m so excited for the March 2017 30 Days of Lists to kick off tomorrow! And I finished my base for the challenge just in time.

You can do anything you like for this challenge–something as simple as writing out lists in a notebook or in a file on your … Read the rest

January 15-21 | Pocket Scrapbooking

Jan 15-21 | The Nerd Nest 2

This week was a big deal, because it’s the week we brought home our new bird Hermes! I made a few 8.5×11 pages about him first, so this spread started with inserts.

Jan 15-21 | The Nerd Nest 1

The insert pages were loaded with embellishments, so I made sure to keep it simple for the pocket … Read the rest

January 9-14 | Pocket Scrapbooking

Pocket Scrapbooking Jan 9-4 | The Nerd Nest 1

Last week I shared my take on the current Freckled Fawn sketch challenge (there’s still time to enter to win a $25 gift certificate–the challenge closes tonight!).

In addition to the 8.5×11 alteration on the sketch I did, I also worked on more sketch inspiration with two 6×12 insert pages! … Read the rest

Freckled Fawn Birthday Bash – Sketch Challenge

Use Embellishments as Journaling Bullets | The Nerd Nest 3

Freckled Fawn has a new blog and is celebrating their birthday month with a weekly sketch challenge with prizes! I’m kicking off the first challenge–check it out here and share your take on the sketch to enter to win a $25 gift card from Freckled Fawn.… Read the rest

Birthday Party with Freckled Fawn’s February 2017 Planner Kit

Birthday Party Pocket Scrapbooking with Freckled Fawn's February 2017 Planner Kit | The Nerd Nest 1

This year I’m adding in extra event spreads between my weekly spreads in my pocket scrapbook. Today I’m sharing a spread about a family birthday party for Eliza and Jonas.

Freckled Fawn February 2017 Planner Kit

I love using Freckled Fawn’s planner kits on pocket spreads–they have just enough embellishments in them to jazz up a … Read the rest

Hello Hermes! | Layout with Freckled Fawn’s February 2017 Embellishment Kit

Hello Hermes with Freckled Fawn's February Kit | The Nerd Nest 1

I was so excited when I saw the feather and love motif in this month’s February 2017 Freckled Fawn embellishment kit kit! I knew immediately that I wanted to start documenting our new bird, Hermes.

Of course, the feathers are great even if you don’t have an avian friend, feathers … Read the rest

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

Day in the Life with Freckled Fawn January 2017 Kit | The Nerd Nest 1

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 … Read the rest

Ring in the New Year | Nerd Nest Challenge

Ring in the New Year with Freckled Fawn's 2017 Embellishment Kit | The Nerd Nest 2

This month’s Nerd Nest Challenge is to Ring in the New Year.

Create a project showcasing how you celebrated the new year. Different cultures celebrate the New Year on different dates, so don’t feel limited to January 1st! You may have some documenting from Yom Kippur or Lunar New Year … Read the rest

Capture a Feeling | Nerd Nest Challenge


This month’s Nerd Nest Challenge is to Capture a Feeling.

With your photos, words, and / or art on your page, try to evoke a specific emotion. You may have an emotional story you want to share, you may want to capture the magic of the holiday season, or you … Read the rest

Projects with Freckled Fawn’s Hello Autumn Kit


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


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 … Read the rest