I really struggled trying to incorporate some of the softer pastel colors into this page (anyone else have problems with pastels?). Finally threw in the towel and went with white and kraft. These are photos from pre-DSLR days but I love my dd's joy at her bd party.


Journaling: A birthday cake decorated in pink and white icing. Cousins singing “Happy Birthday to you!” Being the center of attention. It just makes a 4 year old pull on her hair, bite her ring and almost explode with excitement.


Sketch by Cathy Zielske from Design Your Life class at Big Picture Scrapbooking


Supplies: Journal It! brush by Cathy Zielske; Krafty Summer Paper Pack, Joets Collection and Mega Tag Pack by Katie Pertiet; Font: Pea Katie