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.

 

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Title Content Creator Namesort icon Blog Name (if applicable, N/A if not) Category
Te amo 畢老師 b.e. Heart
merci 畢老師 b.e. Op/Ed
My Blog, My Story Zoey Martin Good Googs Heart
She's My Sister Zoey Martin Good Googs Parenting
10 Things People Say Before They Are Parents Zoey Martin Good Googs Humor
A Year in Retrospect YoRunner YoRunner.blogspot.com Heart
No "Yo" Average Running Start YoRunner YoRunner.blogspot.com Identity
The Dance Yankee Rancher Yankeerancher.com Heart
Would whoever took my serotonin please give it back? XLMIC Taking It On Heart
Who needs a doorknob and some string... XLMIC Taking It On Parenting
The Mistaken Generosity of the Tooth Fairy XLMIC Taking It On Parenting
A Mother's Favorite Images...and letter to an expectant mom XLMIC Taking It On Parenting
Occupy Parents: Oppression by toddler Wired Momma Wired Momma Humor
When Stuffed Animals Die Whit Honea Honea Express Parenting
Open letter to a pop tart Wendy Wilson Bella Noise Humor
Bella Noise remembers the Baby Days Wendy Wilson Bella Noise Heart
The trouble with "exceptional" Wendy Wilson Bella Noise Parenting
Roy plays (political) hooky Wendy Wilson Bella Noise Op/Ed
The History of Sleep Wendy Bradford Mama One to Three Parenting
My Glass Is Half Full Wendy Bradford Mama One to Three 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
I Am Vignette Diesel Violet Creative Devolution Humor
I Wish I Make Nice Words Together With My Mouth. Violet Creative Devolution Humor
Peepeii Vikki Reich Up Popped A Fox Visuals
Ministrations Vikki Reich Up Popped A Fox Identity
Ministrations Vikki uppoppedafox.com Identity
#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
Dear All the Single Ladies: You Are Not Beyonce Veronica @ CrunchyVTMommy Crunchy VT Mommy Op/Ed
A Different Sort of Marathon Varda Steinhardt The Squashed Bologna: a slice of life in the sandwich generation Heart
A Different Sort of Marathon Varda Steinhardt The Squashed Bologna: a slice of life in the sandwich generation Parenting
H is for Holding Hands Varda Steinhardt The Squashed Bologna: a slice of life in the sandwich generation Heart
Scary Stuff Varda Steinhardt The Squashed Bologna: a slice of life in the sandwich generation Identity
Scary Stuff Varda Steinhardt The Squashed Bologna: a slice of life in the sandwich generation Identity
3 AM Varda Steinhardt The Squashed Bologna: a slice of life in the sandwich generation Heart
What remains possible Varda Steinhardt The Squashed Bologna: a slice of life in the sandwich generation Parenting
What remains possible Varda Steinhardt The Squashed Bologna: a slice of life in the sandwich generation Heart
Planets Varda Steinhardt The Squashed Bologna: a slice of life in the sandwich generation Parenting
A Member of the (not so) Secret Grammar Police Varda Steinhardt The Squashed Bologna: a slice of life in the sandwich generation Humor
A Time for Purpose. A Time for Fancy. Val Curtis Mental Chew Heart
Distracted Val Curtis Mental Chew Parenting
First Day of Fall Val Curtis Mental Chew Visuals
Fall on San Juan Island Val Curtis Mental Chew Visuals
A Garden for Four Val Curtis Mental Chew Parenting
What Childbirth Feels Like, And Other Burning (Pun Intended) Questions Answered Una LaMarche sassycurmudgeon.com Humor
What Childbirth Feels Like, And Other Burning (Pun Intended) Questions Answered Una LaMarche sassycurmudgeon.com Humor
A Mother's Prayer For Its Son Una LaMarche The Sassy Curmudgeon Humor
An Open Letter to Uma Thurman Una LaMarche The Sassy Curmudgeon Humor
Not My Kids Um, Mr. Black Hockey Jesus Black Hockey Jesus Heart
Up To The Moon And Back TwoBusy DadCentric Parenting
Solstice TwoBusy TwoBusy Heart
Intersection TwoBusy TwoBusy Heart
Halfway TwoBusy TwoBusy Heart
The Uprising (or why I am cowering in a corner suspiciously eyeing my children’s toys) Tricia Stream Stream of the Conscious Humor
An Open Letter to my Sons on Their First Birthday Tricia Stream Stream of the Conscious Heart
This is Prematurity Tricia Stream Stream of the Conscious Visuals
Bringing Sexy Back Tricia Stream Stream of the Conscious Parenting
Doing Time: Navigating the NICU Tricia Stream Stream of the Conscious Parenting
You Know You're a Mother When You Need to Count to 300 Tracy Morrison Sellabit Mum Parenting
i stand before you naked Tracy Lane tracy lane is not a virgin Heart
texting with mom: ocd edition Tracy Lane tracy lane is not a virgin Humor
a love letter from my vagina Tracy Lane tracy lane is not a virgin Identity
sex in numbers Tracy Lane tracy lane is not a virgin Heart
I'm My Mother's Daughter Tracy Jensen May / ChiMomWriter Scary Mommy (guest post) Heart
Bra-Humbug Tracy Beckerman Lost in Suburbia Humor
Can't We All Just Get Along? Tracy Liberating Working Moms Parenting
The End Of The World, Or So I Thought Tracy Band Back Together Heart
Conflicted About All The Time Tracy Liberating Working Moms Heart
Working Mom: Guilt Hoarder Tracy Liberating Working Moms Heart
How to Get Out of Jail Free tpajevic Reboot This Marriage Heart
I Was Gonna Be Somebody Totally Ovar It Totally Ovar It Heart
I was gonna be somebody Totally Ovar It Totally Ovar It Heart
How to Ride a Mechanical Bull Thoughtsy Thoughts Appear Humor
Candyman, Candyman, Candyman Thoughtsy Thoughts Appear Humor
How Nepal Changed me thirdeyemom www.thirdeyemom.com Identity
Is Interracial Love Worth It? Thien-Kim Lam I'm Not the Nanny Heart
You Made Your Daughter Cry, Momma? Theresa aka A Mountain Momma A Mountain Momma Heart
10 Things I'm Glad No One Told Me Abou Becoming a Mom Theresa A Mountain Momma Humor
Why I'm Failing as a Yes-Mom: I Don't Have a Yes-Kid thegrumbles Grumbles and Grunts Heart
How To Calm Your Monkey Mind The Zen Mama The Zen Mama's Blog Parenting
Am I Really Fat? (the nude photos) The Woman Formerly Known As Beautiful The Woman Formerly Known As Beautiful Identity
Walk The Walk, Naked Lady The Woman Formerly Known As Beautiful The Woman Formerly Known as Beautiful Identity
Love. Your. Body. Now. The Woman Formerly Known As Beautiful The Woman Formerly Known As Beautiful Visuals
a review of my bidet the muskrat DadCentric Humor
this is all a very funny joke the grumbles grumbles and grunts Parenting
year eleven the grumbles grumbles and grunts Heart
they are the lantern and you are the light the grumbles grumbles and grunts Heart
breathe in, breathe out, then don't the grumbles grumbles and grunts Heart
more milkshakes the grumbles grumbles and grunts Humor
Massive Recall of 2011 Version of Babies The Feminist Breeder The Feminist Breeder Humor
The Only Way I Know How The Fat Lemon Fat Lemon Parenting
I Can't Believe I'm Writing This Out Loud The Fat Lemon Fat Lemon Heart
A full circle sausage moment The Bearded Iris In The Powder Room Humor
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
It's Called Motherf*cking Nesting, Bitch Tarja The Flying Chalupa Humor
It's Called Motherf*cking Nesting, Bitch Tarja The Flying Chalupa Humor
I Was Broken Tara Ziegmont Feels Like Home Identity