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Monday, December 31, 2012

Countdown to 2013: Top Visited Recipes of the Year!



Hello there and Happy New Year's Eve! I've had so much fun recapping the year's recipes for you this week. I said this before, it's been a real eye opener which ones were the most popular with you. It's definitely given me some ideas going forward in 2013, that's for sure! 

Today is the final day of our Countdown to 2013 series, and probably my most favorite. The five top visited posts OF THE YEAR are listed below! Here's a list of all the recap posts this week:

Best Breakfast Recipes of 2012

Best Soup Recipes of 2012

Best Main Dish Recipes of 2012

Best Snack Recipes of 2012

Best Dessert Recipes of 2012

Overall Top Reader Favorites of 2012

Happy New Year!


Before I get to today's top overall posts, I just want to say thank you to the best readers in the world! I have had so much fun this year sharing my favorite recipes and ideas with you all and your comments just make my day. I'm so happy I started this little hobby of mine and I can't wait to see where 2013 takes Semi Homemade Mom!



Here we go!


The 5th most visited post of the year... Cheesy Ranch Chicken Pasta



I'm not surprised at all with this one! The flavor in this cheesy ranch sauce is just amazing.






The 4th most visited post of the year... Slow Cooker Fresh Tomato Sauce



This one surprised me a little! I really love this one, mostly because of the ingredients. I definitely want to try making more fresh-ingredient recipes in the new year!






The 3rd most visited post of the year... Crockpot BBQ Chicken



First off, I definitely need to take an update picture of this one. :) I've made this MANY times this year, sometimes even adding potatoes wrapped in foil over the chicken. A complete, delicious meal in my favorite appliance ever!






The 2nd most visited post of the year... over 400,000 pageviews!

30 {One Step} Crock Pot Meals



Wow! This one went viral on Pinterest and it's no wonder to me. We love our Crock Pots, am I right? I'm making a point to try some more of the meals in this post in the coming year, stay tuned!






And the #1 Top Visited Post of 2012... over 500,000 pageviews!

Slow Cooker Salsa Chicken



I actually tried this recipe on a whim, I really liked the idea of a chicken taco filling made in the Crock Pot. This recipe is a winner and obviously you agree! If you haven't tried it yet, it's simply a must for families. So easy and absolutely delicious! 


Well, there you have it! I am truly humbled by how many of you stop by and read each day. I pray God gives you much health and happiness in the New Year. I'll leave you with a favorite verse...

May the God of hope fill you with all joy and peace in believing, so that by the power of the Holy Spirit you may abound in hope.
-Romans 15:13

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9 comments:

  1. Hello Kelly, I just found your lovely blog.
    Love your recipes. Great posts for the most viewed and popular. here's to a happy, healthy and prosperous new year from your newest follower.
    Come check out my tutorial on Recipage, looks like you would love it. Cheers, Linda

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  2. Oh my! So many great recipes!
    Im a new follower, and Im having a wonderful time looking thru all of your posts.

    Have a wonderful New Year!

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  3. Wow that's awesome! 500,000 page views is amazing, congrats! Happy New Year ;)

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  4. Love your blog! I would love for you to visit my linky party going on now at http://wallisfarmsdailywalk.blogspot.com/2013/01/blog-post.html

    Have a great day!

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  5. Hi, just visiting from Miz Helen's full plate Thursday. I love it when I find great "new" blogs to follow :)

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  6. Hi Kelly,
    What a great Round Up for your Top Visited Recipes, and I can see why, they all look delicious. Hope you are having a great weekend and thanks for sharing your awesome recipe with Full Plate Thursday.
    Come Back Soon!
    Miz Helen

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  7. Hi, Kelly! Just stopping by to let you know that your post will be featured at tomorrow's All My Bloggy Friends! i can't wait to see what you link up this week :)

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  8. Congrats, Kelly! You linked this up last week in The Mommy Club and it is being featured today! Thank you for sharing your yummy top recipes with my readers! I have some of yours I do want to try, soon!

    Here is your feature: http://www.crystalandcomp.com/2013/01/the-mommy-club-share-your-resources-and-solutions-78/

    Have a great week!
    Crystal

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  9. Thanks so much for linking up at my weekly link part!

    I am featuring this post on my blog tomorrow!

    Have a lovely day!
    Ashley
    www.simplydesigning.blogspot.com

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