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Overlap | July Nerd Nest Challenge

July 2018 Nerd Nest Challenge

The July Nerd Nest Challenge is to Overlap.

Try these ideas: Change up a grid design by breaking a few elements over the lines. Fit more photos onto a page by slightly overlapping them in a collage. Offset one item in a grid to draw attention to it. Overlap an … Read the rest

Borrow a Photo | May Nerd Nest Challenge

May Nerd Nest Challenge

The May Nerd Nest Challenge is Borrow a Photo.

This month’s challenge is to scrapbook with a photo you didn’t take! Maybe you remember a friend or family member taking photos at a get-together and you didn’t take many. You can ask them to text or email it to you! … Read the rest

This Time Last Year(s) | April Nerd Nest Challenge

April Nerd Nest Challenge 1

The April Nerd Nest Challenge is This Time Last Year(s).

Do you have any memory keeping you’d like to do about last April or Aprils past? What is your favorite thing about this month? Is there something you are looking forward to? You can also look backwards and use your … Read the rest

Frame It | March Nerd Nest Challenge

Frame It | March Nerd Nest Challenge 1

The March Nerd Nest Challenge is to Frame it.

Adding a frame to your project is a great way to make an impact and put the focus where you want it to be. You can frame your photos, your journaling, your title or your whole project!

It can also be … Read the rest

February 1-3 | Pocket Scrapbooking 2018

February 1-3 Pocket Scrapbooking | The Nerd Nest 1

This is the third spread I made for the February Nerd Nest Challenge Start in the Middle to get myself jumpstarted on 2018 pocket scrapbooking during the construction zone disaster that is currently my office.

I picked this spread because it covers only three days, so I knew that choosing … Read the rest

January Day in the Life | Pocket Scrapbooking 2018

January Day in the Life | The Nerd Nest

For this month’s Nerd Nest Challenge Start in the Middle, I made three pocket pages that jumped around chronologically based on what was “easy” for me to make. This helped me get over an overwhelm hurdle and get going. Today I’m sharing one of those three spreads, for my … Read the rest

Start in the Middle | Nerd Nest Challenge

Start in the Middle | February Nerd Nest Challenge 1

The February Nerd Nest Challenge is to Start in the Middle.

Sometimes starting a bigger memory keeping project can seem daunting. Starting a weekly pocket scrapbooking / project life a few weeks into the year, documenting a big event like a wedding or vacation, beginning a mini album or themed … Read the rest

7 Tips for Evaluating Memory Keeping | #NNDailyTip

7 Tips for Evaluating Memory Keeping | #NNDailyTip | The Nerd Nest

On my Instagram I share a daily memory keeping tip with the hashtag #NNDailyTip, then collect them here so you can find them easily later!

Today I’m sharing tips for Evaluating Memory Keeping:

For this week’s #nndailytip, we’re going to be talking about evaluating last year’s memory keeping to

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Evaluate Last Year’s Memory Keeping | Nerd Nest Challenge

January Nerd Nest Challenge

The January Nerd Nest Challenge is to Evaluate Last Year’s Memory Keeping.

Now that we’ve settled into the new year a little bit, it’s a good time to decide how you’ll like to tackle memory keeping for this year. Of course, you don’t have to change anything up for the … Read the rest

Document December | Nerd Nest Challenge

Show How You Are Documenting December | December Nerd Nest Challenge 1

The November Nerd Nest Challenge is to Document December.

It’s a busy season for documenting for so many of us, so I’m not adding onto that with a challenge that asks you to make more. Instead, I’d love to see your plan for documenting December! Hopefully hearing others’ process, methods, … Read the rest