Thursday, May 13, 2010


I killed some time today that I didn't really have redoing the blog... I desperately needed a break from things I should have been doing for work...

If found some fantastic Russia-themed scrapbooking supplies that I used to make my header at this site:

When I get a chance, I'll do something with the background. (I'm looking for a textured white linen background). It was way too busy having a pattern on both sides of the blog once I added the colorful header; that's why I removed it.


Tina in CT said...

Really cute.

My scrapping friend goes to to buy scrapbook supplies.

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Anonymous said...

Love the new look. Scrap Your Trip is my favorite scrapbooking site.


The Expatresse said...

Very nice. The girls are so beautiful.

Anonymous said...

I love this picture of girls!

Annie said...

Wow! Thanks so much! This is my favorite "look" yet! And I rather like the simplicity. Often the backgrounds overwhelm.

I am not usually driven to re-do mine, but have really been feeling the urge, so I am super-appreciative of the link!

And - oh, my gosh!!!!! I want to give you a big hug for sharing that cooking blog!!! And the kids would do likewise.

The recipes on there are so "normal" compared to the Russian cookbooks I own, and of course I appreciate the US measurements. I made one of the dishes the other night and Ilya gave it the highest compliment, "This is like my grandother's."

Annie said...

OK - I'm totally confused. HOW did you make your header? I've always used a site that was intended for web-scrapping... I was surprised to find actual paper.

So how did you do that? Cut and past in publisher, or what?