Best of 2013 (Giveaway)

I am totally in disbelief that 2013 is coming to an end!?!  Before moving ahead, let’s look back at the most viewed posts of 2013.  To make things a little more fun I have a $50 Amazon Gift Card Giveaway for you at the end of today’s post.  AND… get this… a bunch of my blog friends are also featuring their Best of 2013 and hosting their own $50 gift card giveaway on their blogs!  Have fun checking out the top posts on It’s Overflowing, entering my giveaway, then hopping over to the other blogs to see their top 10 posts and giveaway.  That’s a LOT of great content (hello, Pinterest) and a lot of chances to win.  Crossing my fingers for you!

Best of 2013


(and a couple of my personal favorites)


How to Declutter


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Awesome Shoe Storage Solutions


Container Store Shoe Storage@ItsOverflowing


LOTS of Useful Moving Tips




How to Organize a Hall Closet


Organizing Hall Closet ItsOverflowing


Build an EASY Picture Frame



Fun Uses for Mason Jars


Craft Decorate Organize with Mason Jars- ItsOverflowing


Trimming Kitchen Cabinets Yourself


 Kitchen Remodel Steps


How to Build a Floating Bookshelf


Build Bookshelves or Floating Shelves @Its_Overflowing


Tons of Beautiful House Tours


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Easy to Understand SLR Lessons



31 Days of Organizing Your House


Organized @ItsOverflowing


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Now hop on over to MORE blogs for oodles of inspiration PLUS $500+ in  gift cards to amazing places!

1. Thirty Handmade Days
2.  Or so she says…
3.  Your Homebased Mom
4.  Lolly Jane
5.  Capturing Joy with Kristen Duke
6.  Simply Kierste
7.  Somewhat Simple
8.  Is This Really My Life?
9.  Landeelu
10. Paging Supermom
11. What’s Cooking with Ruthie
12. Babes in Hairland
13. Simple As That
14. The Crafting Chicks
15. It’s Overflowing (me)
16. Lemon Tree Dwelling


Best of 2012


Best of 2012 - ItsOverflowing

I reflected on 2013 (here),

I’m claiming 2014 as a year of simplicity!

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  1. Great projects all year. I love the ones about organizing, but really they were all fabulous. Hugs, Marty

  2. Love all your projects! What a year.

  3. Gina F. says:

    How to Organize a Hall Closet is pinned!! It is on my “to do” list for this week!!

  4. Madeline says:

    I pinned the “How to Declutter”.

  5. Anne Marie says:

    Love all your projects. I want to make the picture frame – so cute.

  6. Mary Happymommy says:

    I will pin how to organize a hall closet.

  7. SO many great projects, love the floating shelves! Also pinning the organizing post! Have a great week ~Sonya

  8. Morag says:

    I am going to pin uses for mason jars.

  9. Babette says:

    Such great projects! I pinned several of them. The how to Declutter, Organize a hall closet (2 to go through :() and the how to trim cabinets yourself. I am going to try to accomplish the hall closets this week. Thanks for the giveaway!

  10. Susan says:

    The picture frame is so cute!

  11. Brie says:

    I like these roundup posts because then I remember projects I liked seeing when originally posted but forgot to pin at the time. We have a ton of mason jars, so I will be pinning that one! 🙂

  12. Oksana says:

    All your projects are amazing…

  13. Sandy says:

    Enjoy reading your blog. Happy 2014.

  14. Donna Sasser says:

    Already pinned the floating shelves and moving tips!

  15. erin says:

    your posts are awesome! i love all the DIY projects!

  16. Awesome projects, Aimee…you always inspire me with your decorating, organization and overall creativity. Looking forward to 2014!!!xx

  17. Francine werlinger says:

    Love your floating shelves! Among other projects. Thank you!

  18. Patty Jensen says:

    I pinned the Floating Bookshelves……….and it’s in the nick of time. I want to redo a part of my kitchen area and that is exactly what I was looking to do! thanks

  19. Kelly D says:

    I pinned the how to organize a hall closet

  20. I’m pinning the floating shelves idea. Thanks!

  21. Renee says:

    Love all the ideas for mason jars

  22. Lisa Martin says:

    Love the How to Organize the Closet

  23. Daniel Carlson says:

    Great Ideas

  24. Lana says:

    I love all organization post, post about using SLR camera’s, and all craft post; like the mason jar post!

  25. I’m going to pin the floating shelves. Great idea!

  26. Pam Gurganus says:

    I pinned A Great Packing Plan because my sister is moving from North Carolina to Michigan soon and needed to read and see this! Thank you! 🙂

  27. Katie says:

    Thanks for the creativity!!

  28. Gina Helton says:

    I pinned the mason jar tutorial 🙂

  29. Jeannine says:

    I love the Mason jar post.

  30. Celeste says:

    SLR Lesson post

  31. Trish says:
  32. Janet says:

    I loved the moving tips – 2014 may be the year I move to a new home!

  33. Alicia J. says:

    I think once I get my new camera the tips on using the camera.

  34. Amy J says:

    Moving tips, for sure. We will be moving this summer…eek!

  35. Meg says:

    Build an Easy Picture Frame. Love the idea!!

  36. Meilee F says:

    Pinned the DIY Frame Tutorial, for Christmas we received a DSLR.

  37. You have been BUSY! Love the highlight reel!
    Thanks for the inspiration!

  38. Paula Ball says:

    gonna pin the simple picture frame, sweet idea.

  39. What a great year!!! Love all of the ideas for organization and DIY!!

  40. Melissa says:

    Organization is my nemesis, so I sighed a happy sigh when I saw your site – my first ever time (I’ve come via Simply Kierste). So my first pin of many I’m sure, is “How to Declutter a House” which is essential after Christmas and finding places for all the new Christmas presents!

  41. Brenda Lee says:

    I can’t resist anything that has to do with organization. Pinned the Shoe Storage, How to declutter, organizing the hallway closet, and mason jars. What a great recap!

  42. Diana Hall says:

    Thanks for the opportunity!

  43. Karen H. says:

    Definitely the easy to understand SLR lesson!!! I don’t have one yet, but a girl can always hope… 🙂

  44. Meagan says:

    I pinned “how to declutter” because that is my next project

  45. Jessie C. says:

    I pinned How to Organize a Hall Closet project. http://www.pinterest.com/pin/177329304051872329/

  46. Lynda Lamon says:

    Pinning 31 days to organize your house. Thanks for the chance to win!!

  47. Danielle says:

    I pinned: How to organize a hall closet –

  48. Catherine says:

    31 days

  49. Raylene sampson says:

    Didn’t join this blog til late in year. Enjoy looking at best blogs of 2013

  50. Lindy says:

    I pinned the Mason Jars and the 31 days to Organize your home

  51. Heather S says:

    Decorating mason jars!

  52. Elena says:

    Easy to Understand SLR Lessons

  53. susan says:

    Easy to Understand SLR Lessons

  54. Christina p says:

    I just pinned your home tours post.

  55. Samantha V. says:

    I need to declutter bad so I pinned How to Declutter.

  56. Natasha J says:

    just found your blog….but i already had the floating bookshelf pinned lol

  57. Susannah L says:

    I just pinned the how to organize a closet!

  58. Lillian says:

    Organization tips

  59. Hester says:

    How to organize the hall closet!

  60. Love the floating shelves!

  61. Rosie says:

    Fun Uses for Mason Jars! I love organizing with jars!!

  62. Lisa Brown says:
  63. Great ideas may have to try some of them. What fun it would be win the $50 gift card.

  64. MaryB says:

    I’m pinning the floating bookshelves. So many great ideas here – this is just one of my faves.

  65. debbie says:

    I pinned the how to build floating bookshelves project.

  66. I have overnight breakfast casserole in my evernote.

  67. Ann Fantom says:
  68. Katie says:

    Fun uses for Mason Jars.

  69. Debi M says:

    I pinned the organizing your hall closet. Great ideas

  70. The HOW TO DECLUTTER is what I will be pinning! Happy New Year!!


  71. C R Williams says:

    Not too sure yet

  72. Bridget Heiple Reich says:

    I pinned How to Declutter! I so need to do that!!! 🙂

  73. natalie says:

    pinning the packing tips! always need those with how frequently we move 🙂

  74. Karinny De La Rosa says:

    Organize with mason jar!

  75. Erin says:

    Organizing the hall closet (ughhhh! Mine is a hot mess!!!)

  76. Wendy N says:

    I pinned the easy to understand slr lessons!

  77. The cabinet trimming….I pinned your kitchen back when you posted that! Thanks for the giveaway chance….so fun!

  78. AmyP says:

    I pinned how to build floating shelves.

  79. Thanks again for featuring my home this year. I was looking back at some of the other home tours again and was happy to be reminded about Kristy from Hyphen Interiors. Her faux bamboo chairs are painted the exact color of blue I’ve been thinking about for my kitchen stools. It was good to be reminded of those!

  80. Pamela Bolton says:

    I like the house tours. Happy New Year.

  81. Carolyn smith says:

    Love the houndstooth on the wall!! Floating shelf is nice too. Thanks for all your inspiration.

  82. Kathie Craig says:

    I pinned: Build an EASY Picture Frame

  83. SLR lessons!!

  84. Amber says:

    I’ve been a fan for a long while now. I love your style! The houndstooth wall is one of my faves, but I also love the simple picture frames! I have four kids so anything that let’s me change out pics easily, is a win in my book. Thanks for sharing all the prettiness and great ideas!

  85. Diana says:

    Hi Aimee, hope you had a wonderful Christmas. I can’t believe 2013 is over, but on to 2014 and more projects! Have a safe and happy New Year! Smile……

  86. Cynthia C says:

    I pinned the DIY Floating Shelves

  87. I love the photography posts!!!

  88. Martha in Georgia says:

    I will pin the How to Declutter post. Fantastic!

  89. john hutchens says:
  90. Carla S says:

    I like the floating bookshelf idea!

  91. Amy says:

    Pinned the Do it yourself floating shelves

  92. SalBug says:

    Pinned the SLR tutorial – thanks for that!

  93. Nicole H. says:

    Trimming the kitchen cabinets!

  94. Bellen says:

    the floating shelves

  95. Elisabeth says:

    I pinned your Build an EASY Picture Frame pin!

  96. Cindy B says:

    I pinned Fun Uses for Mason Jars!

  97. Raine says:

    I pinned the Floating Book Shelves- I’m a book addict in desperate need of more shelving. Happy New Year!

  98. Sarka says:

    I’m glad I found your blog today — so many useful ideas!

  99. Andrea Smith says:

    I pinned Easy lessons for SLR.

  100. Emily C says:

    I am going to pin the DIY floating shelves, they are great, and perfect for my living room!

  101. marycath17 says:

    Love your blog and all the great ideas! Happy New Year!!

  102. DinT says:

    Easy to Understand SLR

  103. katie k says:

    I repinned the camera tutorial!

  104. Nicole Simon says:

    I pinned Useful Moving Tips 🙂

  105. I’ve already pinned the DSLR tips! Thanks for sharing!

  106. linda w. says:

    Love the mason jar crafts

  107. Crystal says:

    I pinned the Build an Easy Frame

  108. I pinned the How to build floating shelves. http://www.pinterest.com/pin/465630048945451072/

  109. Barbara Mc / Whenihave Time says:

    The Floating Shelf.

  110. Adriana A says:

    Easy to understand SLR and Useful Moving Tips!

  111. steve weber says:

    the mason jar crafts.

  112. Tanya White says:

    I pinned How to Organize a Hall Closet

  113. Melissa says:

    Fun Uses For Mason Jars

  114. Alex says:

    Easy to Understand SLR Lessons

  115. Taryn T. says:

    I am going to pin how to declutter!Thanks for the chance to win!

  116. Melissa L. says:

    31 days to organize your house.

  117. Susan Smith says:

    How to Organize a Hall Closet

  118. jennifer says:

    Shoe storage solutions! Every woman needs this!

  119. Carmen says:

    Floating bookshelves. I could use these in my craft room!

  120. Daniel M says:

    Fun Uses For Mason Jars

  121. These are some great projects, Aimee! I pinned nearly all of them! I especially love the easy picture frames because they look like something I could pull off 😉

  122. I plan to pin a few but Easy to Understand SLR Lessons sounds like a good place to start 🙂

  123. 31 days of organizing your house & the SLR lessons.

  124. kristy c. says:

    I am knee deep into organizing my house right now, so those are the posts I am focusing on!

  125. Karen Rennirt says:

    Easy picture frame

  126. Marlene says:

    I pinned How To Organize a Hall Closet http://www.pinterest.com/pin/275704808412496121/

  127. Kristen says:

    I pinned the organize the hall closet post – I need it!

  128. Susan O'Bryant says:

    I pinned the Shoe Storage Solutions ~ http://www.pinterest.com/pin/7036943141860954/

  129. Kathy Luman says:
  130. Victoria L Tucker says:

    I am pinning the trimming your kitchen cabinets one!

  131. kjasus says:

    pinned 31 days of organizing

  132. stephanie says:
  133. Pinned: http://www.pinterest.com/pin/261068109623192507/

    coriwestphal at msn dot com

  134. Kerry says:
  135. Calien Laure says:

    Actually, I pinned the hall closet, declutter, SLR camera and 31 days. 🙂

  136. I just got a new camera for Christmas, so I totally pinned your SLR camera post. Can’t wait to read that cuz I am still so confused! 🙂 Thanks!

  137. Sarah L says:

    Fun Uses for Mason Jars
    Thanks for the contest.

  138. Kira F says:

    Trimming kitchen cabinets yourself!

  139. Geoff K says:

    I pinned the DIY Floating Shelves! http://www.pinterest.com/pin/121175046198092542/

  140. Karin Shaim says:
  141. kesha says:

    I pinned how to declutter

  142. Candie L says:

    DIY floating shelves. thank you

  143. Amanda Sakovitz says:

    i pinned the build an easy pic frame

  144. ellen casper says:

    I pinned How to Build a Floating Bookshelf

  145. Richard Hicks says:
  146. Justin S says:

    Im going to pin kitchen remodels.

  147. Christy Peeples DuBois says:

    I chose the pin option after the post and I pinned the picture it brought up. It pinned about the giveaway. I pinned to my giveaways board. My username is christypeeplesd.

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