Currently Being ModeratedNov 5, 2012 7:31 AM (in response to Laura Drew1)
If you were able to boot into your account in Safe Mode, then the problem lies in an item safe mode eliminates.
Look in System Preferences > Users & Groups > Login items and delete any third party login items (-), you can always add them back with the (+). Also look in /Library/Startup Items. Nothing is put in that folder by default, so anything in there is yours.