Year in Review Part 2: My Favourite Posts of 2014

Happy New Year!  I hope every had a super fun (and safe!) New Year’s Eve!  I was in bed by 9:30, lol.

The other day I posted about my top posts of 2014, based on reader views.

Today I wanted to share my favourite posts of the year and a little insight into why they are so special.

I had such a hard time selecting 10, let along ranking them!  In no particular order, here are my 10 faves:

OOTD: Burgundy Pants & Blazer

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I started getting more into fashion posts this year and this is probably the favourite outfit I’ve shared.

DIY Button Initial Artwork

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This was a handmade shower gift for a very special baby girl that was super easy to make.

DIY Photo Pregnancy Announcement

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My sister-in-law found out she was expecting and I was able to help her share the news with the world.

Personalized Stocking Holders

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These were a great addition to our Christmas decorations and I’m sad to put them away for the year!

First Day of School Chalkboard Signs

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L started Junior Kindergarten this past September and I document the occasion with a word art printable.

Kitchen Coffee Station

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I created a bit more space in our kitchen by moving our kitchen cart and turning it into a coffee station.

DIY Painted Ombre Dresser

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I painted the drawer fronts of an old dresser in pink ombre for L’s room.

Curtain Rod Wall Storage

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I found a space-saving storage solution for all of my necklaces and other accessories like belts and scarves.

DIY Silhouette Artwork

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Silhouette artwork of the girls was the perfect addition to the gallery wall I’m starting in the living room.

DIY Kids’ Artwork Display

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These were a great solution to all the artwork the girls bring home from daycare and school.

Did you have a favourite post from The ELM Life this past year?

Year in Review Part 1: Top Posts of 2014

As 2014 comes to a close, I’m taking the time to reflect on this little blog of mine which I started almost 2 years ago.

Here are some highlights from this past year:

  • 97 posts
  • Over 14,000 views
  • Views in 100 countries
  • Pinterest was my top referrer

Wow!  Thank you so much for all of my readers who continue to check out my content and what I have to share with the world.

Based on views, here is a list of my top blog posts from this past year:

10. 7 Outfits in 7 Days – Day 1: Green Pants

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9. DIY Save the Date Postcards

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8. New Basement Laundry Room/Bathroom Reveal

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7. Magnetic Dress-up Doll Organization

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6. OOTD: Grey Tights

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5. Garage Conversion – Guest Post

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4. Pregnancy Photo: 32 Weeks

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3. Holiday Pajamas & Pancakes Family Party

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2. Pregnancy Photo: 36 Weeks

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1. Family Photo Shoot with Olive and Ivy Photography

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Check back tomorrow when I share my favourite posts from the past year.