BlogHer '12 : Voices of the Year

Voices of the Year

Welcome to the BlogHer '12 Voices of the Year submissions! This year’s categories are Heart, Humour, Identity, OpEd, Parenting, and Visuals. As you review these posts, feel free to give big thumbs-up to any that resonate with you. You can only vote for any single post once, but you can vote for as many different posts as you like.

If you'd like to submit your work, or someone else’s, please visit the Voices of the Year Nomination page. Nominations will remain open from February 23rd to April 30th.

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Up to twenty (20) Voices of the Year honorees will be selected per category. The ‘12 Review Committee selects honorees, and one post per category is recognized as the People’s Choice Honoree.

Click the headers above the submissions to sort the list alphabetically, by Category, Blog Name, Blogger Name or Title. Happy reading!

For more information about the BlogHer '12 Voices of the Year, including the judging committee, selection process, or category definitions, please read our announcement post.

 

To nominate a new post, click here.

Title Content Creator Name Blog Name (if applicable, N/A if not)sort icon Category
Boys Will Be Boys: Only if You tell Them They Have to Be Danielle Barnsley-Cervo Tales From This Side of The Mamahood Parenting
It's A Marshmallow World Danielle Barnsley-Cervo Tales From This Side of the Mamahood Parenting
Hanging by a Thread(s) and the Zoolander Miracle Tall Curly Biscuit Tall Curly Biscuit and the Annals of Whizdumb Humor
How to Bake Sugar Cookies Worth Crashing Your Car For Tall Curly Biscuit Tall Curly Biscuit and the Annals of Whizdumb Humor
The Birds and the Bees: How NOT to Talk With Your Daughter, Unless Mine Turns Out Perfect, in Which Case You Should Take My Advice Tall Curly Biscuit Tall Curly Biscuit and the Annals of Whizdumb Humor
My Touching Parenting Advice: All About Smooshbags Tall Curly Biscuit Tall Curly Biscuit and the Annals of Whizdumb Humor
An Idea for Nicholas Sparks’ Next Novel Tall Curly Biscuit Tall Curly Biscuit and the Annals of Whizdumb Humor
The Only and Ultimate Rich White Girl Problem Tall Curly Biscuit Tall Curly Biscuit and the Annals of Whizdumb Humor
The Tara Experience Tara Pratt Tara Pratt Heart
The Tara Experience Tara Pratt Tara Pratt Heart
The Tara Experience Tara Pratt Tara Pratt Heart
Just going through the motions Rici Reid Teagan Tales Parenting
An Unsung Song Sandra Reynolds The $120 Food Challenge Heart
A Hairy Concern The Accidental Housewife The Accidental Housewife Parenting
Loss The Accidental Housewife The Accidental Housewife Heart
An Accidental Explaination The Accidental Housewife The Accidental Housewife Identity
Mommy Guilt: Working Mommy! Purnima Ramakrishnan The Alchemist's Blog Parenting
Motherhood and being Cultured! Purnima Ramakrishnan The Alchemist's Blog Heart
MotherHOOD. JC Little The Animated Woman Parenting
The Anti-Jane Aptitude Test—House Painting Wendy Aron the anti-Jane Humor
The anti-Jane Mailbag: From Flooring to Fingers Wendy Aron the anti-Jane Humor
DIY Feminine Hygiene Tips Iris Beard The Bearded Iris Humor
It's just a phase...I hope. Iris Beard The Bearded Iris Humor
Struggle to the Snuggle (WTF Wednesday) Iris Beard The Bearded Iris Heart
Oh my God, what's that smell? Iris Beard The Bearded Iris Humor
What "Are you ready for Christmas?" might really mean. Iris Beard The Bearded Iris Heart
Month Without Mirrors Autumn Whitefield-Madrano The Beheld Identity
No Apologies: On the Killing of Trayvon Martin and "Being Good" Danielle Belton The Black Snob Identity
Another birthday would have been nice Jim (Busy Dad) The Busydad blog Heart
Jesus is a Biscuit Alison Paul The Cluck and Strut Humor
Ma'am, I Am Alison Paul The Cluck and Strut Identity
There's No Me in Baking Alison Paul The Cluck and Strut Humor
The PTA and the Fonz Alison Paul The Cluck and Strut Humor
And Then My Son Lost His Toenail Alison Paul The Cluck and Strut Humor
Is That The Best You've Got?! Alison Paul The Cluck and Strut Humor
Big Salads Alison Paul The Cluck and Strut Heart
Shortcuts Alison Paul The Cluck and Strut Heart
The Mirror Has Three Faces Alison Paul The Cluck and Strut Humor
Happy Easter—Post-Mommy Blog Vol: #1 Issue: #4 Jeri L. Glatter The Cottage at Rooster Ridge Parenting
Love—Roosters! Jeri L. Glatter The Cottage at Rooster Ridge Heart
Once Upon a Spindle Jeri L. Glatter The Cottage at Rooster Ridge Identity
The Lesson of Release Jeri L. Glatter The Cottage at Rooster Ridge Heart
The Lesson of Change Jeri L. Glatter The Cottage at Rooster Ridge Heart
Artwork in Progress Jeri L. Glatter The Cottage at Rooster Ridge Heart
Post-Mommy Blog Vol: 1 Issue #3 Mommy is the first Valentine Jeri L. Glatter The Cottage at Rooster Ridge Parenting
Echo Wisely Jeri L. Glatter The Cottage at Rooster Ridge Heart
A Fallen Tree Becomes Re-Purposed Jeri L. Glatter The Cottage at Rooster Ridge Identity
A Sweet Dream~Post-Mommy Blog Vol: #1 Issue: #2 Jeri L. Glatter The Cottage at Rooster Ridge Parenting
Post-Mommy-Blog: Vol #1 Issue #1 Jeri L. Glatter The Cottage at Rooster Ridge Parenting
History Layered Jeri L. Glatter The Cottage at Rooster Ridge Identity
Post-Mommy-Blog: Vol #1 Issue #1 Jeri L. Glatter The Cottage at Rooster Ridge Parenting
Our Storms Jeri L. Glatter The Cottage at Rooster Ridge Heart
A Mother's Day Story Jeri L. Glatter The Cottage at Rooster Ridge Heart
A Mother's Day Story Jeri L. Glatter The Cottage at Rooster Ridge Parenting
Renewal of Springtime Jeri L. Glatter The Cottage at Rooster Ridge Heart
Renewal of Springtime Jeri L. Glatter The Cottage at Rooster Ridge Heart
Nothing But The Rain Christine Mack The Cupcake Bandits Heart
The Chubby Character Dasiyd JD The Curvy Girl Guide Op/Ed
I made it out alive Amanda K the daily sweatpants Humor
I Never Thought I'd Blog Jen Dinoia The Dinoia Family Op/Ed
I Never Thought I'd Blog Jen Dinoia The Dinoia Family Op/Ed
The Orange Shoes Stacie Haight Connerty The Divine Miss Mommy Parenting
Being Motherless: Reflections After a Year Ashley Taylor The Dose of Reality Heart
Cleanliness is Next to Craziness Ashley Taylor The Dose of Reality Humor
How Will I "Survive" This Season? Ashley Taylor The Dose of Reality Op/Ed
And Justice For All Ashley Taylor The Dose of Reality Op/Ed
You Want a Real Mommy War? Ashley Taylor The Dose of Reality Parenting
How Rush Limbaugh is helping me celebrate Women's History Month Denise Graveline The Eloquent Woman Op/Ed
Your hard is your hard Heather The Extraordinary Ordinary Parenting
Please Heather King The Extraordinary Ordinary Parenting
Free Pass Heather The Extraordinary Ordinary Parenting
I deserve better than to be judged: On breastfeeding vs. formula Misty Mathews The Family Math Heart
More than a championship: What this means for us Misty Mathews The Family Math Heart
Loss, PPD and the holidays Misty Mathews The Family Math Heart
Half a year, and the memories live on Misty Mathews The Family Math Heart
Massive Recall of 2011 Version of Babies The Feminist Breeder The Feminist Breeder Humor
Baby Fat Kami Lewis Levin The Fence: A Working Mom Blog Identity
Terrorism, Violence & Family Values Kami Lewis Levin The Fence: A Working Mom Blog Parenting
Sibling Loverly Kami Lewis Levin The Fence: A Working Mom Blog Humor
It's Called Motherf*cking Nesting, Bitch Tarja The Flying Chalupa Humor
It's Called Motherf*cking Nesting, Bitch Tarja The Flying Chalupa Humor
A Girl, a Boy, and a Pink Flamingo Named Dot Marshall Hook The Four Father Parenting
What Is A Gaytheist? Hellraisin The Gaytheist Gospel Hour Op/Ed
Be MO' Jo Ann Darby The Girlfriend Book Heart
Here to SERVE! Jo Ann Darby The Girlfriend Book Heart
OBEY your HEART! Jo Ann Darby The Girlfriend Book Heart
OBEY your HEART! Jo Ann Darby The Girlfriend Book Heart
Everyones path curves! Jo Ann Darby The Girlfriend Book Heart
Like attracts Like! Jo Ann Darby The Girlfriend Book Identity
Own Your Own Power! Jo Ann Darby The Girlfriend Book Identity
Increase the Quality of your Life! Jo Ann Darby The Girlfriend Book Heart
Increase the Quality of your Life! Jo Ann Darby The Girlfriend Book Heart
The Sprite Fight Gwen Hartley The Hartley Hooligans Humor
Suckerpunched by the "R" word Gwen Hartley The Hartley Hooligans Op/Ed
Suckerpunched by the "R" word Gwen Hartley The Hartley Hooligans Parenting
Mom of the F-ing Year Gwen Hartley The Hartley Hooligans Parenting
Peanut Gwen Hartley The Hartley Hooligans Heart
Five Gwen Hartley The Hartley Hooligans Heart
Petered out Gwen Hartley The Hartley Hooligans Parenting
Petered out Gwen Hartley The Hartley Hooligans Heart