So this layout has been days in the making, from concept to almost completion. Had to buy the right papers for it, and figure out how to present the journaling. I really wanted to use transparent letters for the title ... but they don't stand out. I tried doing an "outline" where I draw on the inside of the letters, but it looked awful. I could trace them, but am afraid of screwing that up too. Any suggestions?
I know I need to catch up on replies here. For some reason I'm all stressed out and I don't know why. I think I just have too much going on, all self imposed. And my kids are driving me nuts today. I'd have a beer right now if I didn't have to drive.
Anyhow, here's the layout and a close up of the title.
It’s busy times here! You are so much fun at 7 months.
Communication: You are so chatty you are when you wake from a nap. You usually just hang out and talk to yourself. You’re saying so much more than “mamamama” now … you’re saying “dadada” too, which Daddy loves, and you make some other sounds too, including “baba”. By the middle of this month, you were signing “more” when you wanted something else to eat.
Edibles: You love to eat, and you feed yourself Cheerios. More end up in your seat than in your mouth, but it’s still a success. You also became a fan of Rice Krispies, yum!
Pearly whites: You have a tooth!!! It’s your bottom right tooth (left when I look at you). The left one is on its way too, you’re gnawing on everything.
Mobility: You finally started rolling both directions, and by the end of the month, you were rolling all over the place to get where you wanted to go. You’re also trying to move more when you’re on your belly. You’re not up on all fours yet, but you’re trying…