*I used Blogger Picture Window Template
*I created my header and side buttons in Photoshop Elements 4.0
A huge *thank you* to the wonderful people who made easy to follow tutorials that I used to design my blog:
*how to make your blog stretch all the way across the screen
* Real Life: creating a menu bar in Blogger
*how to center and align gadgets
*how to change the color of your footer or remove it in blogger
*how to move linkwithin below comments and center it~read the comments as well!