I used vintage images on the front of my pages, and pics of my babies on the backs.
I've been collecting a bag of beach-themed vintage photos and ephemera for a while, but didn't have any particular ideas for a cover. The little beach journal I won will be perfect. It has blank pages ready to embellish. I've made a few additions already, and will use the photos and papers from my stash to finish it up. Here are a couple of things I've added so far.