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October 9-16 2016 | Pocket Scrapbooking

October 9-15 2016 | The Nerd Nest 1

I used the Freckled Fawn October embellishment kit to go back and finish my weekly pocket spreads for October 2016.

Here’s October 9-16, 2016!

October 9-15 2016 | The Nerd Nest 2

I really loved the photo of the colorful leaves for this spread, so I used it as a jumping off point. I decided to go with … Read the rest

October 1-8 2016 | Pocket Scrapbooking

October 1-8 2016 | The Nerd Nest 1

During my recent productivity burst with Freckled Fawn’s October embellishment kit, I dived into making weekly pocket pages for October 2016. I finished the whole month in a week! That’s why “getting behind” doesn’t bother me–sometimes I have more time to “make” than others and that’s just fine.

Here’s … Read the rest

October Reads 2016

October 2016 Reads | The Nerd Nest 1

I’ve been on an awesome productivity roll, busting out projects with the Freckled Fawn October kit. I decided to use the kit on some spreads covering recent times, but mostly focused on making pages for October 2016. I only completed my Day in the Life spread for that month … Read the rest

Halloween 2016 | Freckled Fawn October Kit

Halloween | The Nerd Nest 1

I’m getting excited for Halloween and one way I harness that excitement into productivity is going back and catching up Halloween moments I haven’t documented yet! Right now that’s last year and, lucky me, the Freckled Fawn October kit seemed made to match my family’s costumes last year.

Halloween | The Nerd Nest 2

I really … Read the rest

September 24-30 Pocket Spread| Freckled Fawn October Kit

September 24-30 Pocket Scrapbook Spread with Freckled Fawn October Kit | The Nerd Nest 1

I was so excited to dive into the October Freckled Fawn kit (for the first time with patterned papers avalible!) that I’ve already made 10 projects using it.

I started off by making a spread for the most recent week at the time I opened up the kit.

Here’s what … Read the rest

Cider Hill Apple Picking Layout | Nerd Nest Challenges

Cider Hill Apple Picking | October Nerd Nest Challenge - 1

This month’s Nerd Nest Challenge is to Use Instagram Stories! I wanted to share a second take with you.

For my first project for this challenge, I saved photos from my Instagram Stories with text on them, but this page has a more subtle approach.

Using portrait orientation photos … Read the rest

Eliza’s First Chess Tournament Layout | Freckled Fawn September Kit

Eliza's First Chess Tournament | Freckled Fawn September 2017 Kit | The Nerd Nest 1

The black and white September Freckled Fawn kit inspired me to make a layout about Eliza’s first chess tournament last Spring! Sometimes working with a kit can be so motivating–products can be a great jumpstart for ideas.

I found black and white paper in my stash for a background and … Read the rest

Great Match Layout | Freckled Fawn September Sketch

Great Match | Freckled Fawn September 2017 Sketch | The Nerd Nest 2

I love that Freckled Fawn is doing a monthly sketch now and I wanted to jump in and play with the September sketch!

SeptSketch_IG

The sketch featured a large photo with a smaller supporting photo, so I looked through my folder for a story I wanted to tell that would … Read the rest

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