Top 12 (plus 2 plus 1) of 2012

I thought it might be interesting to list out the top 12 posts of 2012 as well as the top 2 facebook likes and the top youtube video.  Just in case you missed any of these you may want to check them out.  We have great things planned for 2013.  We hope you will keep checking back!

Top 12 posts
#1 – Grandma’s Cranberry Orange Jam – what a great tribute to Grandma and how fun for me and Jenny since we were just messing around to see if we could make this spinoff of the original recipe work.  One of the biggest misconceptions was related to the candied orange slices – these are GUMDROP candied orange slices or orange slices candy – however you refer to them.  Give it a try!
#2 – Resort Review – Grandview Lodge in Nisswa, MN – huge shout out to their staff for working with me on that post – we plan to get back there for another vacation or for a client conference!
#3 – Cake Mix Chocolate Crinkles – so easy but just tell everyone they are hard to make!!
#4 – Suzanne’s Pizza Casserole – another one that is so easy – thank you to my sister for this one!
#5 – Kristina’s Frozen Corn – so easy – so good – be sure to plan to try this one next year when sweet corn is in season!
#6 – Easy Chicken Marsala – another one that is easy
#7 – In Wendy’s Own Words – a great personal story and a huge thank you to my sister for sharing this one!
#8 – Aunt Kathy’s Chocolate Cream Pie – so happy and not at all surprised that this was one of our top posts of the year.  So good!
#9 – Kristina’s Peanut Butter Cookies – no added fat – very little added flour – full of peanut butter flavor – and easy.  A perfect cookie!
#10 – Equipment Review – Oreck Magnesium – from our Connie the Cleaning Lady series.
#11 – Jenny’s Jacked Potatoes – so easy so good and a thank you to Jenny for this one!
#12 – Jake’s Birthday Dinner – great meal pulled pork sandwiches and my boys favorite beans – Jessica made a great video for this one.

Top 2 Facebook likes
#1 – Hotel Review – hotelVetro and Sheraton Iowa City
#2 – How To Make Potholders – Jessica’s post – a great one.

Top Youtube video –
Seeking Justin Bieber Tickets – Please Help! – a video of my nephew!

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