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Compare / Contrast | Nerd Nest Challenge

Compare and Contrast | March Nerd Nest Challenge 1

This month’s Nerd Nest Challenge is to Compare / Contrast.

Make a project comparing a current job with a past job, the similarities and differences between two family members or friends, what the world is like now vs. your childhood, or any other idea you can come up with!

Compare and Contrast | March Nerd Nest Challenge 2

Comparing … Read the rest

All Photos Austin Pocket Spread with Freckled Fawn’s March 2017 Kit

Austin Pocket Spread with Freckled Fawn March 2017 Kit | The Nerd Nest 1

In January, I went on a short weekend trip to Austin with my brother and my sister-in-law. Today I’m sharing a pocket spread I made about the trip!

Freckled Fawn March 2017 Kit

The March Freckled Fawn Kits were revealed today! They have lots of elements perfect for documenting travel. I used the Embellishment KitRead the rest

Eliza’s Birthday (Observed) | Pocket Scrapbooking 2017

Eliza's Birthday (Observed) | The Nerd Nest 1

On Jonas’s last birthday, we let him pick what we did for the whole day. We wanted to do the same for Eliza’s birthday, but as we knew most of the day would be spend getting ready for and having a birthday party for both kids, we decided to … 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

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

January 3-6 2017 | Pocket Scrapbooking

Jan 3-6 Pocket Scrapbooking | The Nerd Nest 1

This is my first “normal” weekly pocket scrapbooking spread for 2017. Between Day in the Life, a weekend trip, and Eliza’s birthday, this is a short one (which is lucky, because I still had a lot going on in those three days!).

Jan 3-6 Pocket Scrapbooking | The Nerd Nest 2

I didn’t know where I would start with … 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