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
Taps Cindi Summerlin Letting the Words Escape Heart
G.R.I.T.S. Cindi Summerlin Letting the Words Escape Humor
Conspiracy Theories Cindi Summerlin Letting the Words Escape Op/Ed
my blog thesis Summer Le Musings of Moi Heart
my blog thesis Summer Le Musings of Moi Identity
a letter to my kids about anxiety Summer Le Musings of Moi Heart
We were special Amanda Last Mom On Earth Heart
Born in a trailer park Amanda Last Mom On Earth Heart
I remember The March for Life Amanda Last Mom On Earth Op/Ed
She'll leave before we are ready Amanda Last Mom On Earth Heart
One of my dark secrets Amanda King Last Mom on Earth Heart
The baby who changed everything. Amanda Last Mom On Earth Parenting
I tell my girls I am beautiful, every day Amanda Last Mom On Earth Heart
I tell my girls I am beautiful, every day Amanda Last Mom On Earth Parenting
Please Don't Be A Mean Girl Kvetch Mom Kvetch Mom Parenting
Please Don't Be A Mean Girl Kvetch Mom Kvetch Mom Parenting
Superhero, The Tampon Warrior Kvetch Mom Kvetch Mom Humor
Go Down, Moses Jennifer Weinberg Kvetch Mom Humor
One Day It Will All Make Since Carolyn Wysinger Knockturnal Emissions Identity
What I Want My Son to Know Kirsetin Morello kkm Parenting
Why You Should Always Say I Love You Danielle Liss Kitten a Go-Go Heart
Summer Opener-Ogunquit & York, Maine Kit Mitchell Kit Mitchell Heart
on-this-day-of-suicide-prevention-i-remember julia roberts kidneysandeyes.com Parenting
"What's Inside a Disposable Diaper" Kelly Wels kellywels.com Parenting
Flutter By Amy Boughner Keep Your Head Up Heart
The truth of the matter Amy Boughner Keep Your Head Up Identity
Cell #7 Jen Senecal Keekoin Humor
Dear Averi: A Birthday Letter Jen Senecal Keekoin Heart
Growing Up Blue and White in Happy Valley Katy Farber Katy Farber Op/Ed
In The Silence - A Look at Logan, His Siezures, and a bit of Thread Katrina Moody Kat's Cafe Parenting
The Snow Globe Jenny Feldon Karma (continued...) Parenting
Where I'm From Jenny Feldon Karma (continued...) Identity
Grief and the Glass Butterfly Jenny Feldon Karma (continued...) Parenting
Life Lessons in the Seafood Section Jenny Feldon Karma (continued...) Heart
What Defines a Woman… [scratch that] a Person? Karla Porter Archer KarlaArcher.com Heart
Fall Down and Get Back Up Karla Porter Archer Karla Archer Heart
Parenthood Karen Sugarpants Karen Sugarpants Parenting
Parenthood Karen Sugarpants Karen Sugarpants Parenting
The Sugarpants Household Parenting Manifesto (Incomplete and Subject to Change) Karen Sugarpants Karen Sugarpants Parenting
Beauty in Death Karen Sugarpants Karen Sugarpants Heart
I Do Not Have Everything Under Control Kelly Kailana Mama Parenting
I've Fallen and I Can't Get Up K A B L O O E Y K A B L O O E Y Humor
How to Tell That Your Mom's a Covert Hoarder K A B L O O E Y K A B L O O E Y Visuals
Why the Brownie Leader Hates my Guts K A B L O O E Y K A B L O O E Y Humor
Supernanny vs. Moochie: The Smackdown K A B L O O E Y K A B L O O E Y Humor
What Annoys Me Most About Gwyneth Paltrow Kablooey K A B L O O E Y Humor
From Surgery To Shame Elena Sonnino Just.Be.Enough. Identity
From Surgery To Shame Elena Sonnino Just.Be.Enough. Heart
Who will cry tomorrow? Frances Frost just piddlin' Heart
Who will cry tomorrow? Frances Frost just piddlin' Heart
Throwing him in the deep end Frances frost just piddlin' Parenting
Throwing him in the deep end Frances frost just piddlin' Parenting
Try-outs: Are you a good enough parent? Frances Frost just piddlin' Parenting
You talkin' to me? Frances Frost just piddlin' Humor
The Path That Chose Me Rachel Cohen-Rottenberg Journeys with Autism Identity
French Parents Are Superior. In Fact, Most Other Parents Are Better Than You Are. Josette Plank josetteplank.com Parenting
The Devil's Advocate To Happiness Prescriptions Josette Plank josetteplank.com Op/Ed
7 Unique Ways I'm Celebrating Earth Day Including Using A Ginsu To Fix My Toilet Josette Plank josetteplank.com Humor
In Which Shapewear Is Out To Get Me Jodifur Jodifur Humor
My Kid Speaks Chinese Jillian Lauren Jillian Lauren Parenting
The Holiday Card Spiral of Self-Hatred Jillian Lauren Jillian Lauren Humor
All I Want For Christmas is a Less Confused Identity Jillian Lauren Jillian Lauren Humor
Third Time's a Charm Jillian Lauren Jillian Lauren Parenting
Safe Travels, Jennifer Alicia Grant Jillian Lauren Jillian Lauren Heart
A Tent Outside the City Jenny Ingram Jenny On the Spot Humor
The Box Jennifer Jennifer's Journal Heart
Love Letter From a Hopeful Girl Jen Lemen JenLemen.com Heart
His Heart In My Hands Jana Anthoine Jana's Thinking Place Heart
From A Pecan To A Majestic Magnolia Jana Anthoine Jana's Thinking Place Identity
We Are Breaking Up James James & Jax Heart
What Do You Do When Your Toddler Eats Broccoli? You Celebrate. James & Jax James & Jax Parenting
I Had So Many Risk Factors for PPD James & Jax James & Jax Heart
I Barely Remember My PPD James & Jax James & Jax Heart
Parenting Is Just Like College James & Jax James & Jax Parenting
Thanks Sosha Lewis It's Not Sasha Heart
The Letter to the Kid Sosha Lewis It's Not Sasha Heart
Whitney was a Starr Sosha Lewis It's Not Sasha Heart
And the Damage Done Sosha Lewis It's Not Sasha Heart
Young Forever, Forever Young Sosha Lewis It's Not Sasha Heart
Into the Mouth of Babes Sosha Lewis It's Not Sasha Humor
Playing Doctor Sosha Lewis It's Not Sasha Humor
Does Not Share Well With Others Connie Lissner isuckasaparent.com Parenting
Thoughts Stacey Conner Is There Anymommy Out There Parenting
The mysteries of the teenage boys brain Fiona Biedermann inspiration2dream Parenting
An Open Door Jennifer Watson In the present moment... Heart
An Open Door Jennifer Watson In the present moment... Heart
Mental Illness: There but for the grace of God, go I Jennifer Watson In the present moment... Heart
I want to run you over, but it's illegal... Jennifer Watson In the present moment... Humor
She comes home...part 2 Jennifer Watson In the present moment... Heart
She comes home...part 4 Jennifer Watson In the present moment... Heart
She comes home...part 6 Jennifer Watson In the present moment... Heart
She comes home...part 6 Jennifer Watson In the present moment... Heart
A full circle sausage moment The Bearded Iris In The Powder Room Humor
Welcome to the Jungle Julie Burns In the Middle Parenting
Welcome to the Jungle Julie Burns In the Middle Parenting
I Don't Like You ibebloggen ibebloggen.com Parenting
Grandpa's Rock ibebloggen ibebloggen Heart
The Bond of Sisters ibebloggen ibebloggen Identity
The Little One is Trouble ibebloggen ibebloggen Parenting
The Bottom of the Pack ibebloggen ibebloggen Identity