After having another look at my first pages of 2012 PL I have gone back and added to them.
I think they look much better now with a bit more personalisation (as I said earlier – I have never done anything like this before).
Here is the front page:
I also used the first spread as an introduction, our extended family is very small and we spend a lot of time with them, so I have included my mother and sister as well:
I will be keeping a look out for the perfect thing to put in the centre of the blue card. I guess I have all year to find it. A few stickers makes a big difference. Overall I am happy with the look of it.