On that note, here are the year's 10 most popular (based on views) posts:
- "I Love Jesus, But I Drink a Little"
- Hair by Hallie, Part 2
- "On a Scale of 1-10, How Bad is Your Pain?"
- Weekly Wrap-Up (9.13.13)
- Send it Soaring
- A Drive-By Peanuting
- Organizational Challenge
- So Soon We Forget
- Tom vs. Toilet
This list does not include posts written for other websites or blogs, or posts written about the Washington, Illinois tornado relief and recovery efforts.
And here are a few of my personal favorite posts:
- Snow Angels
- For the Kids, One in Particular
- Chase the Wind and Touch the Sky
- It's All Fun and Games Until Someone Pees on the Patio
- To Get to the Other Side: One Family's Adventure from Lake to Lake
- The Pied Piper
- What Happens When You Let Four-Year-Olds Go to the Bathroom Alone
- The Cliche is True…Painfully So
- Lucky #7
- Look Up
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