Centilium Free WordPress theme has a clean layout and focused on blogging. Its built on Bootstrap and fully responsive. Its fully optimized for Adsense and widget ready. It home page has posts design in nicely built box structured with a featured image and post title with excerpt. The sidebar has social widget so you can add all your social profiles and you can also display your recent posts in a very prominent way.
The Centilium WordPress Theme has also a child theme masonry theme which can be downloaded from WordPress repository