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Top 13 Posts of 2013

What does an antique-upright-piano-turned-desk and Carrie Underwood have in common? They were the most popular posts on my blog last year!

top 13

Yes, it seems as though you all loved the piano desk.  It’s been making the rounds on pinterest and facebook.  But it hasn’t moved out of The HomeShed, yet.  It’s still for sale in Central Iowa.

repurposed upright piano desk

And it seems as though you didn’t love Carrie Underwood’s donation to the anti-agriculture HSUS.  Or maybe you did.  I’m not sure, because despite being viewed a bazillion times, not many readers left comments. (Better than the comments it received on PorkNetwork, where I was called a murderer and threatened with a lawsuit.)


When I wasn’t feeling the love for Panera Bread, you decided to find out why, making this the 3rd viewed post of the year.


Number 4 was about our turkeys.  Although I’m sure readers really stopped by to check out the pretty printables, they got a little schooling on preventing turkey diseases, as well.

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Finally – the rest of the top posts were about house and home…decorating it, organizing it, and cleaning it.

Kris's Farmhouse Porch

Kris's porch

Kris’s Machine Shed House (It’s what’s inside that matters most!)

kris's house

Our Exterior Makeover: This is the before.  Click to see the "after."

exterior before

31 Days of Decorating with Junk

decorating with junk and vintage

Yep.  It’s still my favorite.

best paint

It’s all about function! Not Perfection!

Messy Mom

Mudroom sneak peak… that room is done now.  I should clean it and take some pictures!


The day I stopped a truck full of junk on the highway…

junk truck

Back at Kris’s house – kids rooms and family rooms!

diy wall chalkboard

There you have it!  The top 13 posts of 2013!

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