for a little bit i had jelly beans as the background. good for low BG's but a little hard on the eyes.
then i tried on a nice swirly pattern. it looked alright, sort of, but it sure was hard to read anything on the side of my post, which is were some of the blogs i follow are listed 8)
there were likely a few others thrown in for good measure, but when all is said and done, the old adage holds true ~
SIMPLE IS BEST
so here's hoping the new design is a little easier on the (diabetic) eyes!!