Off Centered

August 25, 2006 @ 7:58 pm | Filed under:

So how horrified was I to look at my blog on Elizabeth‘s computer yesterday and see that all the text was showing up centered? Answer: VERY. That is NOT how it looked in MY browser. Or on Alice‘s for that matter.

I scoured my code and found a duplicate center tag that only had one corresponding end tag. Ugh. Anyway, if my entries were showing up centered on YOUR screen and you were wondering whether I thought I was being arty or something, nope, I’m definitely a fan of the old left justify. I don’t think I want to know how many of you were seeing the screwed-up version. Maybe it was just AOL’s browser that didn’t like my code? I hope?

But really, who can fret overmuch about blog woes when there is such delightful company and conversation all around? Yesterday, the kids and I zipped up to Northern Virginia for an overnight with Elizabeth and her gang. It was far too short a visit. Wonderboy’s jaw was on the floor the whole time: all those boys! I hardly saw Jane the whole time; she disappeared with Mary Beth the moment we arrived. Elizabeth is weeks away from giving birth to her eighth baby, but she served up feast after feast like I was royalty. There was even chocolate on my pillow. Is that a good friend, or what?

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    Karen E. says:

    It sounds delightful!

    I saw the “arty” version yesterday on Firefox, but all looks well today!

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    KC Powers says:

    I, as well, saw the arty version on my Explorer. All’s well today though. How fun it is to visit with friends especially ones so close as you all seem.

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    Jennifer says:

    Mine was centered. I didn’t even realize it until I looked this morning and I thought, wow, this is really easy to read today.

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    Mary Beth Patnaude says:

    I’m waiting for my visit! Maine isn’t nearly as far as California! It’s only, say 7HOURS from New York!
    (I’m saying this after JUST getting back from a 5 hour trip about 15 minutes ago, and I only have 4 kids!)Well, we do have lobsters and rocky coast and lighthouses and mountains…