BlogHer '11 : Voices of the Year

Voices of the Year

Thank you for checking out the BlogHer '11 Voices of the Year submissions. Please peruse to your heart's content, and feel free to leave comments on individual entries!

 

If you are interested in more information about the BlogHer '11 Voices of the Year, including the judging committee, selection process, or category definitions, please read our announcement post.

 

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There will be 20 Voices of the Year honorees selected per category, and this year one of those 20 per category will be a People's Choice honoree. As you review these posts, feel free to give a big thumbs up to any that particularly amaze you. You can only vote for any single post once, but you can vote for as many posts as you like. YOU MUST BE LOGGED IN TO NOMINATE A POST AND TO VOTE ON A POST.


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Title Content Creator Name Blog Name (if applicable, N/A if not) Category
The Lone Stripper Shoe-Napping: A Tale Lindsay Maddox Silly Mom Thoughts Visual
Can't take us anywhere Lindsay Maddox Silly Mom Thoughts Humor
Chasing Butterflies Molly Shalz A Day in Mollywood Life
Story of an Embrace: Hugging my Son's Birthmom HonestConvoGal Honest (Mostly) Conversations: Real and Surreal Life
Story of an Embrace: Hugging my Son's Birthmom HonestConvoGal Honest (Mostly) Conversations: Real and Surreal Humor
Caller ID Kizz Robinson 117 Hudson Life
Sitting Here in Limbo Varda Steinhardt The Squashed Bologna: a slice of life in the sandwich generation Life
Subterranean Homesick Blues The Flying Chalupa The Flying Chalupa Life
The Five P’s of Highly Effective Working Moms Christine LaRocque amotherworld Perspectives
There Is No Such Thing As A Little Moment Maria Lianos amotherworld Life
Food Revolution: Taking the Junk Out of School Lunches Amanda Goetz amotherworld Niche
And then it happened to me (a confession of sorts) Lisse @ Home in the World Perspectives
What I Know Ashleigh Burroughs the Burrow Life
They Call Us Extreme Parents Alexandria Durell amotherworld Perspectives
How Am I Ashleigh Burroughs the Burrow Life
Vehiculus, the parking god Lisse @ Home in the World Life
Healing Through Typing Ashleigh Burroughs the Burrow Life
Comparing Myself to Myself Ashleigh Burroughs the Burrow Life
Bikini Wars Meredith Groenevelt BuenoBaby Perspectives
Crisis Pregnancy Centers: Helpful or Hurtful Danielle Elwood Being Pregnant at Babble.com Perspectives
The Time I Ran Away from My Pregnant Wife John Cave Osbourne Being Pregnant at Babble.com Life
The Time I Accidentally Called My Pregnant Wife Fat. And Old. John Cave Osbourne Being Pregnant at Babble.com Humor
I Already Have a Daughter: Who Do You Think Let Me Marry My Wife? John Cave Osbourne Being Pregnant at Babble.com Life
A is for Autism Varda Steinhardt The Squashed Bologna: a slice of life in the sandwich generation Niche
10 Things Grand Finale Needs to Know About Daddy's Backpacking Trip John Cave Osbourne Being Pregnant at Babble.com Life
Mom Confessions: I Wish My Kid Looked More Like Me Monica Bielanko Baby's First Year at Babble.com Life
Bad Mom Chronicles: I Don't Go To All My Kid's Baseball Game Katie Allison Granju home/work at Babble.com Life
If "Life is Suffering," Why Do We Parents Too Often Pretend Otherwise? Katie Allison Granju home/work at Babble.com Life
Why I Don't Want to Visit the Cemetery for My Son Katie Allison Granju home/work at Babble.com Life
You Can't Hurry Love: A Valentine's Message To and About My Daughter Meredith Carroll strollerderby at Babble.com Life
Maternity Care in America: Rife with "Systematic Errors" Ceridwen Morris Being Pregnant at Babble.com Niche
Maternity Care in America: Rife with "Systematic Errors" Ceridwen Morris Being Pregnant at Babble.com Humor
5 Quirks My Wife Found Endearing... Before She Was Pregnant John Cave Osbourne Being Pregnant at Babble.com Humor
5 Quirks My Wife Found Endearing... Before She Was Pregnant John Cave Osbourne strollerderby at Babble.com Humor
5 Reasons I Don't Like the Easter Bunny John Cave Osbourne strollerderby at Babble.com Humor
The Children's Book I Wish I'd Written: 5 More That Maybe I Should John Cave Osbourne strollerderby at Babble.com Humor
Should Breastfeeding Be Taught In Elementary Schools? Ceridwen Morris Being Pregnant at Babble.com Perspectives
Oh, Yes She Did Kristy Dolha World's Worst Moms Humor
Am I Pooping? Monica Bielanko Being Pregnant at Babble.com Humor
Forcing Parents to Volunteer At School Madeline Holler Strollerderby at Babble.com Perspectives
The Card XLMIC World's Worst Moms Life
Response to Tilda Swinton: Birth Is "Murderous" and "Violent" Ceridwen Morris Being Pregnant at Babble.com Niche
Danger! Children Ahead! Rebecca Odes strollerderby at Babble.com Perspectives
Stroller Haters Can Suck It. Kids Are People Too. Rebecca Odes strollerderby at Babble.com Perspectives
My Totally Unsolicited Advice for Huma Abedin Katie Allison Granju Home/Work at Babble.com Perspectives
Stroller Haters Can Suck It. Kids Are People Too. Rebecca Odes strollerderby at Babble.com Perspectives
Should Dad Skip the Birth? Ceridwen Morris Being Pregnant at Babble.com Niche
The Giant Butt of Target Crystal Rodriguez World's Worst Moms Humor
"Get In Bed!" Dawn Meehan Because I'm the Mom at Babble.com Perspectives
Advice to a Young Blogger: When "Shock & Awe" Confessionals Cross the Line Katie Allison Granju Strollerderby at Babble.com Perspectives
Is it accurate to describe motherhood as a "job?" Katie Allison Granju Strollerderby at Babble.com Perspectives
Leave Those Kids Alone: An Argument for Benign Neglect Rebecca Odes strollerderby at Babble.com Perspectives
How is a Mom Supposed to Look? Rebecca Odes strollerderby at Babble.com Perspectives
Fear(less) Lisse @ Home in the World Life
The Lost Wheel Tammy Soong Partly Sunny, Chance of Rain Life
Should Kids Play Football? Absolutely. John Cave Osborne Strollerderby at Babble.com Perspectives
How Not to Treat Your Friends After Your Baby is Born: A Tale of Baby Blindness Rebecca Odes Being Pregnant at Babble.com Perspectives
In Which I Admit I Am Not Keen On Breastfeeding Monica Bielanko Being Pregnant at Babble.com Perspectives
Is Teenage Pregnancy Really Such A Problem? Rebecca Odes Being Pregnant at Babble.com Perspectives
Am I The Only Mother Who Ever Felt Embarrassed Breastfeeding In Public? Carolyn Castiglia Strollerderby at Babble.com Perspectives
Keepers Tammy Soong Partly Sunny, Chance of Rain Niche
Dear Erica Jong, We Parent in a Vacuum, Not a Prison Madeline Holler Strollerderby at Babble.com Perspectives
Dear Erica Jong, We Paret in a Vacuum, Not a Prison Madeline Holler Strollerderby at Babble.com Perspectives
5 Reasons I Would Never Publicly Compare or Contrast My Children John Cave Osborne Being Pregnant at Babble.com Perspectives
Is 34 weeks the new 36 weeks? Danielle Elwood Being Pregnant at Babble.com Niche
Exclusive Interview with Adam Mansbach, Author of "Go the F*ck To Sleep" [VIDEO] Carolyn Castiglia Strollerderby at Babble.com Humor
The Not So Quick Fix Tammy Soong Partly Sunny, Chance of Rain Perspectives
Pregnancy Choices and the Mean Girl Syndrome Monica Bielanko Being Pregnant at Babble.com Perspectives
Pregnancy Choices and the Mean Girl Syndrome Monica Bielanko Being Pregnant at Babble.com Perspectives
5 Things I Wish I'd Known or Done Before Getting Pregnant Monica Bielanko Being Pregnant at Babble.com Life
The False Heroes of Childbirth: Women Who Don't Get Epidurals? Meredith Carroll Being Pregnant at Babble.com Perspectives
Ladurée Macarons Lady Jennie A Lady In France Visual
Over Infertility? Lindsey Andrews Only God Defines Family Perspectives
Sixteen minus one Dimity McDowell another mother runner Niche
Silencing my little brute family Sarah Bowen Shea another mother runner Humor
Thousand Miles Lady Jennie A Lady In France Life
A marathon friendship keeps going strong Sarah Bowen Shea another mother runner Niche
The Lighting of a Fire Ivory Coghlan The Trivial Pursuit of Happiness Perspectives
Feeling Young Mandy W (Amanda McClelland) Four Against Two Perspectives
What A Way To Go Michelle Hammons (aka Burgh Baby) Burgh Baby Humor
Ladies, What Are We Waiting For? Dana Theus Reclaiming Leadership Perspectives
Twinkle, Twinkle, Little Poopyhead Varda The Squashed Bologna Niche
The Conversationalist Varda Steinhardt The Squashed Bologna: a slice of life in the sandwich generation Humor
Letter to a Pregant Friend: Some Things You Should Know Emma Waverman Embrace the Chaos Life
Endings...And Beginnings. Naomi Odes Aytur I Am Still Awake Life
There Is A Picture I Have Naomi Odes Aytur I Am Still Awake Life
I'd Rather Be...With My Sister Lana Watkins Bibberche Life
I'd Rather Be...With My Sister Lana Watkins Bibberche Life
Give Me Some Apricot Love Lana Watkins Bibberche Life
Splendor in the Corn Lana Watkins Bibberche Life
Angela vs. the Windmills Lana Watkins Bibberche Humor
In the Beginning, There Were the Words Lana Watkins Bibberche Life
Refreshing Honesty? The Worst Mother in the World The Worst Mother in the World Humor
One Day They Will Put Love & Chocolate into a Pill and Cure Everything Lana Watkins Bibberche Life
I See the Rainbow, Not the Muddle CJ's Mom Raising My Rainbow Niche
Dr. Phil Wants to Make My Son Cry CJ's Mom Raising My Rainbow Perspectives
Teaching Your Child to Lie Like a Celebrity CJ's Mom Raising My Rainbow Life
Teaching Your Child to Lie Like a Celebrity CJ's Mom Raising My Rainbow Life
What If It's Gay? CJ's Mom Raising My Rainbow Life
If I Die: How to Raise My Gender Nonconforming Son CJ's Mom Raising My Rainbow Niche