2010 in Review

Just got my annual stats for 2010 – thanks everyone for making it a great year! Here’s to another wonderful year in 2011!

The stats helper monkeys at WordPress.com mulled over how this blog did in 2010, and here’s a high level summary of its overall blog health:

Healthy blog!

The Blog-Health-o-Meter™ reads Wow.

Crunchy numbers

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A helper monkey made this abstract painting, inspired by your stats.

About 3 million people visit the Taj Mahal every year. This blog was viewed about 31,000 times in 2010. If it were the Taj Mahal, it would take about 4 days for that many people to see it.

In 2010, there were 81 new posts, growing the total archive of this blog to 432 posts. There were 4 pictures uploaded, taking up a total of 65kb.

The busiest day of the year was January 11th with 175 views. The most popular post that day was DIY Charcuterie.

Where did they come from?

The top referring sites in 2010 were tinyfarmblog.com, getcrafty.com, Google Reader, stumbleupon.com, and vegfrugalhousewife.com.

Some visitors came searching, mostly for small house floor plans, farm house, house floor plans, master bath floor plans, and simple house floor plans.

Attractions in 2010

These are the posts and pages that got the most views in 2010.


DIY Charcuterie January 2008


Farm House Dreaming… July 2007


Caring for your Brand-New Bamboo Cutting Board January 2007


Raising Your Own City Chickens April 2007
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Classic French Cooking: Coq au Vin January 2008