Tuesday, June 19, 2007


There are reasons why one should never, ever, attempt to do fancy stuff with one's Blogger template late at night after drinks. I erased all my stuff. I'm sooooo stupid! It will take me a while to get all my links back up... At least my posts survived! ARGH!!! Anyway, it's a good excuse to try out a new look, I figure. I'm going to go kick myself some more now.

Several Hours (and many cups of coffee) Later: Okay, most of my links are back, and I'm still having fun tweaking the look. Thanks to blogger-saavy Rachel - when I followed your instructions, my links did reappear! I erased too much to get back all the little buttons, etc., but I'm still quite happy! Thanks again!


  1. Anonymous2:12 AM

    Oh no! I have been wanting to change my blogger template, but I am concerned about losing stuff too. It takes a long time to get it set up. Someday I will get so bored with the look of my blog I will take the jump and try to change it.

    Thanks for stopping by and commenting on the socks. They are a fun knit.

    From one Queen of the Sofa to another,


  2. Oy! I *so* hear you! Last time I got a bit wasted, I managed to mess up my whole blog's template - it took CM ages to fix everything up again! What do we learn from this? Never play around with our blogs when drunk ;) Fingers crossed that you'll get everything back in shape soon!

  3. I like your new look, and with time you'll get stuff back, what you really liked. But it's too badand a pain in the ....

  4. Oh no! That's so frustrating!

  5. You know, your old stuff is still probably saved under your old blogger template. If you can re-install it, it'll pop back up.

    Then, what I do is copy all the HTML code that's in the sidebar onto a regular word doc. Upload your new template, and paste the HTML code back into the sidebar. I know it's a little more time consuming, but at least you'll have all your stuff!

  6. yikes! sounds really annoying, but i'm glad to hear that you're getting everything fixed back up!

  7. I LOVE your new header...perfect!!

    I'm still afraid to completely switch my blog over...just don't have the time.

    Yours looks great! Good luck getting it the way you want.

  8. Yeah, another violinist! If figure anything out on how to practice and knit at the same time, let me know...I'm interested. ;)