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Ice Skating is Awesome

Yesterday Eliza, my sister Taylor, and I had a girl’s day out. We went to the Crown Center Ice Terrace to go ice skating. It was Eliza’s first time out, so that made things super interesting (and exhausting). I forgot that ice skating is so much exercise. Multiply that times … Read the rest

Vlog: Tiny Book Tutorial for Scrapbooks

Tiny Book Tutorial

Tiny Book Tutorial  - June Reads Close Up

June Reads - Tiny Book Tutorial

I recently made the layout above using a “Tiny Book” technique. Each book shown is has pages full of journaling.

Watch the Vlog post below for as I take you through the making of an entire layout using the technique! – Tiny Book Tutorial from The Nerd Nest on
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July Reads

July Reads

Coming a little late, it’s my July Reads! For those of you just tuning in, I’m going through all of my book stacks (which are organized by color) and reading everything I own that I haven’t read yet. This month the orange stack is through (though I got a bunch … Read the rest

April Reads

April Reads

How I’m picking books right now:
If you’re a follower, you know that I’ve been working my way through my color-coded book stacks. I’m trying to get through every book we have that I haven’t read yet by the end of the year. Which, after my last summer realization that

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March Reads

March’s reads aren’t very tall. Remember, I spent part of the month Vanity Fair. And this month I hit up another time consuming classic. So I’m pretty darn proud of myself for finishing this short list.

March Reads

My books are organized by color, and I’m slowly working my way … Read the rest

Happy Easter Meester! [Super Photo Heavy]

How about a peek into our holiday? Okay then.

Our Easter

Eliza is an unusual child. Most kids wake up on their own at around 4:00 A.M. out of excitement on holidays, but we have to wake Eliza up. Jonas, Jake, and I were completely dressed and hygiened before we woke her … Read the rest

Nerd Knots

We’re up to our kneecaps in Nerd Nest goodies for the craft fair around here and are quickly loosing steam. So I thought I’d do a little post to give myself some motivation. Because when we’re all done with this crazy craft fair business, I get to go take some … Read the rest

Anderson ABC’s

Anderson Family

We saw this fun ABC blog survey over on our buddy Allie’s blog and we thought that we’d share ours. Get ready to get to know the members of the Anderson family a little bit better.



Age: 23

Bed size: Full

Chore you hate: Putting away laundry (but I … Read the rest

365 2011: Week 13 and Week 14

Here’s two weeks of 365 photos in one post!

365 2011 Week 13

Day 85. We went to a giant family party on Jake’s side and Jonas got to meet his baby boy cousins for the first time!

Day 86. Jake and Eliza make Octopus and Cheese

Day 87. All smiles from Mr. Jonas! … Read the rest

Take Me Out to the Ballgame

Royals v. White Sox

Nick was off work on Tuesday and had the idea for all of us to go to a Royals game as part of his effort to make sure our kids don’t grow up TOO nerdy. I’m pretty sure sports had never been on the television at our house until Nick … Read the rest