Welcome to the New ModernDomestic

by moderndomestic on March 30, 2010

Hey everyone – after months and months of planning, scheming, and consulting various friends for advice, ModernDomestic has finally switched over to a new design! I thought about this way back in, like, September, but it really took this long to make it happen. I hope you like the new look and logo. Let me know if you have any questions, comments, or ideas for the new blog – I have a lot more flexibility now that this baby is self-hosted.

A couple of shout outs to the people who helped me along the way:

  • My friend Sean, who is my resident go-to tech guy and understands all sorts of things about servers and hosting that I don’t;
  • My fabulously talened friend Abigail,  who designed the new logo; and
  • Olga of Mango and Tomato, who dragged herself out in the freezing DC spring to take photos for my About Me page.

And, of course, thanks to all my friends (you know who you are), who gave me great advice, feedback, and encouragement throughout this process. It may seem like a small thing, but this was actually a huge project, and I couldn’t have done it without everyone’s help. It really does take a village to build a blog.

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Kitchen Monki Dan March 30, 2010 at 11:57 am

Very Nice, simple and sophisticated at the same time!


Joellen March 30, 2010 at 12:05 pm

I love it! Lovely design.


Abigail March 30, 2010 at 12:41 pm

Hey! Congrats!


Becca March 30, 2010 at 1:05 pm

Jenna – it looks spectacular! Also, the Oatmeal cream sandwiches look fabulous as well.


moderndomestic March 30, 2010 at 1:16 pm

Thank you! And yeah, those oatmeal creme pies are the bomb.


Martha March 30, 2010 at 1:08 pm

Congrats! I’m in the midst of this exact chore and know just how stressful and time consuming it can be!


moderndomestic March 30, 2010 at 1:17 pm

Good luck! Now that it’s over I think it’s totally worth it – but it was a long road.


Tina H March 30, 2010 at 2:16 pm



Alice March 30, 2010 at 3:14 pm

I love the new site. It’s so you. Congrats on the big move!


Rebecca March 30, 2010 at 6:31 pm

Terrific. The new site looks great.


LiLu March 30, 2010 at 9:48 pm

I realize this is more than a little self-serving, but…

it looks fantastic!!! :-)


moderndomestic March 30, 2010 at 9:49 pm

Hahhahah – no – you did a great job! Thanks so much for the help. I’ll totally send friends looking for template help your way.


Corinne March 31, 2010 at 7:41 am

Looks amazing! Great job!


Jess March 31, 2010 at 12:13 pm

The new design looks great! I love it, especially the tabs along top!


Johnna March 31, 2010 at 2:33 pm

I love the new look!!


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