Our home cooking site, The Kitchn, has been rocking this month. Traffic recently crossed into 1 million monthly readers (which makes it the 2nd biggest of our sites after Apartment Therapy), but beyond just the numbers, the content has been getting stronger and stronger. Daily recipes, tips, and reviews are the backbone of the site, along with regular peeks inside the spaces of real home cooks. From the kitchens of well-known cookbook authors to DIY renovation project from readers, here are the 10 most popular from the past year — Enjoy!

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>> Matt and Blair's Fresh Retro Kitchen - A clean and colorful kitchen in Ohio.

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>> An Ultra Sleek Ultra Micro Kitchen - A tiny studio kitchen in NYC.

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>> Sara Moulton's Everyday Family Kitchen - The home kitchen of a favorite chef and cookbook author.

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>> Frank's Swift and Stunning IKEA Remodel - A fast, cheap, and well-designed kitchen.

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>> Bob and Cortney of Sixx Design Serve Nine - The "Nine by Design" family kitchen.

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>> Kittie's Precision Micro Kitchen - A smart kitchen in a 170 square foot studio.

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>> Jill's Small Powerhouse of a Kitchen - Our very own house tour writer and photographer, Jill, shows a peek inside her own kitchen.

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>> Melissa Clark's Revamped Kitchen - A look at the kitchen of a well-known New York Times food columnist.

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>> Ashley Ann's $500 Light and Lovely Remodel - Blogger and photographer Ashley Ann shares her inexpensive ideas for a kitchen makeover.

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>> John and Jason's Color Infused Kitchen - An amazing, over-the-top Brooklyn kitchen.