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
Rewind. Do-Over. Second Chance. Lilly feelLOVDeveryday Parenting
A Trip of a Lifetime Lilly feelLOVDeveryday Heart
I Surrender All Lilly feelLOVDeveryday Heart
I Was Broken Tara Ziegmont Feels Like Home Identity
Suffocated Tara Ziegmont Feels Like Home Parenting
dear moms with littles Rachel Martin finding joy Parenting
One Small Sticker Heather Blair Finding JOY in every day Heart
Ten Things I Learned From My Mother Carley Barton Findingravity Parenting
There's Apple Juice in Heaven Lisa Arch Flawless Mom Parenting
Motherhood: An Empty Nest KiKi Walter Flibbertigibbet Parenting
In My Life KiKi Walter Flibbertigibbet Heart
Blaming Duran Duran KiKi Walter Flibbertigibbet Identity
The Folly of Heartbreak KiKi Walter Flibbertigibbet Heart
Are you dating a mofo? An assessment checklist Elizabeth Jayne Liu Flourish in Progress Humor
This one may kill me. Nice knowing you. Elizabeth Jayne Liu Flourish in Progress Humor
1/10/02 Elizabeth Jayne Liu Flourish in Progress Heart
It's best to steal from kids who don't speak English Elizabeth Jayne Liu Flourish in Progress Identity
Are we just friends because of my money? Elizabeth Jayne Liu Flourish in Progress Humor
Toeing the motherf**king line Elizabeth Jayne Liu Flourish in Progress Identity
On the bright side, only one of us went to jail Elizabeth Jayne Liu Flourish in Progress Humor
Monday Dare: This urge overtakes everyone, yes? Elizabeth Jayne Liu Flourish in Progress Humor
Monday Dare: Check yourself before you wreck yourself Elizabeth Jayne Liu Flourish in Progress Humor
Sorry I pushed you in the head Elizabeth Jayne Liu Flourish in Progress Humor
To the person who stole my Taco Bell Gordita Savings Fund Elizabeth Jayne Liu Flourish in Progress Humor
'Merica Elizabeth Jayne Liu Flourish in Progress Identity
Six million ways to die Elizabeth Jayne Liu Flourish in Progress Humor
Praying Crooked Ponytails Elizabeth Jayne Liu Flourish in Progress Heart
Let's be friends. I pay top dollar. Elizabeth Jayne Liu Flourish in Progress Humor
Dragon Water Elizabeth Jayne Liu Flourish in Progress Humor
Scenes From A Marriage: January Kill Maggie Flux Capicitor Heart
♪Here Comes The Sun...Doo doo doo doo ♪♪ Amanda Regas Fond of the Silliness Heart
Parmesan and Brie Topped Baby Zucchini in A Semolina Crust Stacy Rushton Foodlustpeoplelove Heart
Fresh Artichokes with Shrimp Stuffing Stacy Rushton Foodlustpeoplelove Heart
Its Not Okay! Kristle Helmuth Forget The Dog Not The Baby! Heart
3 Things I Learned from Military Spouses Kristle Helmuth Forget The Dog Not The Baby! Identity
These Wounds aren't mine! Kristle Helmuth Forget The Dog Not The Baby! Heart
These Wounds aren't mine! Kristle Helmuth Forget The Dog Not The Baby! Heart
More Than A Blow Dry Amanda W. McClelland Four Against Two Parenting
A Musical Life Jessica Watson Four Plus An Angel Heart
Trying To Create The Perfect Woman Amy Bradley-Hole Freaky Perfect Heart
Trying To Create The Perfect Woman Amy Bradley-Hole Freaky Perfect Heart
Dear @BlogHer attendees & non-attendees Anissa Mayhew Free Anissa Identity
Photos Speak a Thousand Words: The Simple Beauty of Being a Mom Megan Brown Freshly-Hatched Visuals
The Power of Play: 4 Ways to Encourage Imaginative Play Megan Brown Freshly-Hatched Parenting
Eeeewwww-Lice: Yep, we all have to deal with it Megan Brown Freshly-Hatched Heart
On Raising a Tween-ager Kirsten Bischoff Freshly-Hatched Humor
It Takes a VIllage To Raise A Child Kirsten Bischoff Freshly-Hatched Parenting
The Need To Roar Little Lion From A Whisper To A Roar Heart
On the Outskirts of the Playground Stacey Maisch From Grind to Whine Heart
6 Benefits of Reading for Yourself Stacey Maisch From Grind to Whine Identity
Bad Words - Oh Pickle!!! Stacey Maisch From Grind to Whine Heart
Bad Words - Oh Pickle!!! Stacey Maisch From Grind to Whine Humor
Mommy Meltdown - Grocery Shopping Edition Stacey Maisch From Grind to Whine Parenting
Babysitter Confidential Stacy Dymalski From Nonsense to Momsense Humor
RIP Common Sense: A Mother's Free Advice to the Campaign of 2012 Julie McGuire From the Mudroom Op/Ed
May you live in interesting {pornographic} times Grace Biskie Gabbing with Grace Heart
I'm not who I thought was. Grace Biskie Gabbing with Grace Identity
The connection between a black Rue, District 11 & Trayvon Martin --The Hunger Games Grace Biskie Gabbing with Grace Op/Ed
How To Have A Right-On Civil Union Hellraisin Gaytheist Gospel Hour Humor
Call Me A Woman Please Laurie Levin Getting = Equal Op/Ed
From Gender to Human Identity Fairness Becomes The Rule Laurie Levin Getting = Equal Op/Ed
I Did Nothing and I Regret It Still Arnebya Herndon Gimme a Minute Parenting
#NoMoreBullies – Remembering Mitchell Wilson Victoria Martin Girl Gone Wired Heart
The Price Of Fear, or “Why You Need To Book Your Overdue Mammogram, Today” Victoria Martin Girl Gone Wired Heart
Alone at Night Heidi Ferrer Girl to Mom Heart
Ways My Life Became Unmanageable Because of Alcohol Heidi Ferrer Girl to Mom Heart
Humiliating Mom Story Heidi Ferrer Girl to Mom Humor
Scoliosis Brace Art Heidi Ferrer Girl to Mom Visuals
Hey Baby, Check Out My Washboard Abs! Heidi Ferrer Girl to Mom Humor
Jail Fail Heidi Ferrer Girl to Mom Op/Ed
Pole Dancing For Kids? Heidi Ferrer Girl to Mom Op/Ed
Witch Gone Wild Heidi Ferrer Girl to Mom Visuals
Scoliosis Cast Removal Heidi Ferrer Girl to Mom Parenting
Bex's Last Cast- Woot Woot! Heidi Ferrer Girl to Mom Parenting
Prayer For a Son Heidi Ferrer Girl to Mom Parenting
Over the Moon Heidi Ferrer Girl to Mom Visuals
My Vagina Has a First Name Heidi Ferrer Girl to Mom Humor
Alone at Night Heidi Ferrer Girl to Mom Identity
Jenny Lawson The Bloggess Rocked My World, Baby Heidi Ferrer Girl to Mom Visuals
Lexapro Withdrawal Symptoms- Nightmare! Heidi Ferrer Girl to Mom Identity
Just another day in China: The Haircut Heather Greenwood Davis Globetrotting Mama Humor
A Naked Theologian Anna Blanch Goannatree Identity
A Baby Smile = A Ray of Sunshine Andrea Reiser Gold Coast Mama Heart
8 Promises to Make for Breast Cancer Awareness Month Andrea Reiser Gold Coast Mama Visuals
Why I Support a Restaurant Ban for the Under-6 Crowd Andrea Reiser Gold Coast Mama Op/Ed
Keratin: The Inside Scoop Andrea Reiser Gold Coast Mama Humor
15 Back-To-School Questions To Ask Your Kids Andrea Reiser Gold Coast Mama Parenting
43 Things I've Learned From My Teenagers Andrea Reiser Gold Coast Mama Parenting
A Love Letter to NYC on the Tenth Anniversary of September 11th Andrea Reiser Gold Coast Mama Heart
The 89 Club Andrea Reiser Gold Coast Mama Identity
Putting My Middle Finger on the Pulse of the Country Andrea Reiser Gold Coast Mama Op/Ed
When Blogging Has Gone Too Far Alexandra Rosas Good Day, Regular People Humor
When Blogging Has Gone Too Far Alexandra Rosas Good Day, Regular People Humor
Don't Let A Lack of Talent Hold You Back Alexandra Rosas Good Day, Regular People Identity
One Thousand Cranes Alexandra Rosas Good Day, Regular People Parenting
To The Group of Horrified Teens Sitting Next To Me at the 10 PM Showing of Crazy Stupid Love: I am S Alexandra Rosas Good Day, Regular People Humor
I can pinpoint the exact moment my life changed Stephanie Moram Good Girl Gone Green Identity
Pregnancy Changed Everything Stephanie Moram Good Girl Gone Green Identity
Some girls want diamonds- this gal wants a wind turbine Stephanie Moram Good Girl Gone Green Identity
Earth Year Stephanie Moram Good Girl Gone Green Identity
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