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) Categorysort icon
She'll leave before we are ready Amanda Last Mom On Earth Heart
I Know You Are Drunk Maija's Mommy Moments Maija's Mommy Moments Heart
She comes home...part 6 Jennifer Watson In the present moment... Heart
A Precious Gift Erin Lane A Parenting Production Heart
I Love You Heidi Cave Fancy Feet Heart
One of my dark secrets Amanda King Last Mom on Earth Heart
What I'm Afraid of Erin Margolin The Road To My Writer Roots Heart
A Baby Smile = A Ray of Sunshine Andrea Reiser Gold Coast Mama Heart
Behind the Disease and Drugs Patty Aizaga A Day in My NYC Heart
A Love Letter to NYC on the Tenth Anniversary of September 11th Andrea Reiser Gold Coast Mama Heart
Miscarriage Lady Jennie A Lady In France Heart
Through The Screen Door Liz Jostes a belle, a bean, & a chicago dog Heart
Today I Banish Shame Sara Hawkins Saving For Someday Heart
Loving Your Husband If He's Unemployed Rosann Cunningham ChristianSuperMom Heart
Maaarge Haley Overland Cheaty Monkey Heart
We Can Learn A Thing Or Two From Our Children Rosann Cunningham ChristianSuperMom Heart
The Tattered Rocking Chair Rosann Cunningham ChristianSuperMom Heart
Self loathing and chocolate Pauline Campos aspiring mama Heart
What we can do with our words. Alena Chandler Charmingly Chandler Heart
Privileged Alena Chandler Charmingly Chandler Heart
Graceful Loneliness Alena Chandler Charmingly Chandler Heart
I Have PTSD Chelsea Day somedayilllearn@gmail.com Heart
I Have PTSD Chelsea Day Someday I'll Learn Heart
Be Enough Me: The Color Yellow Kelly Pugliano Mom Got Blog Heart
Hide and Seek Mary Lauren Weimer My 3 Little Birds Heart
"Latitude Adjustments" Marci Rich The Midlife Second Wife Heart
“The Man Who Wasn’t There: A 9/11 Remembrance” Marci Rich The Midlife Second Wife Heart
"What's Baggage Got To Do With It?" Marci Rich The Midlife Second Wife Heart
'When They Fall, They Fly' Marci Rich The Midlife Second Wife Heart
"The Bride Wore Black" Marci Rich The Midlife Second Wife Heart
How To Get Over the Suicide of a Loved One (Hint: You Can’t) Anne Parris Not A Supermom Heart
Lasting Impact Megan Terry Millions of Miles Heart
Steve Jobs, My Father, and Yom Kippur Neil Kramer Citizen of the Month Heart
She comes home...part 6 Jennifer Watson In the present moment... Heart
It's Not Fair Susan Niebur Toddler Planet Heart
"Outliers of Out-Loving" Marci Rich The Midlife Second Wife Heart
Visiting Rowan Oak Deb Rox Deb on the Rocks Heart
Scout the Wonderdog Lauren Rockwell After Five Years Heart
Barnacle Girl Lauren Rockwell After Five Years Heart
His Heart In My Hands Jana Anthoine Jana's Thinking Place Heart
I tell my girls I am beautiful, every day Amanda Last Mom On Earth Heart
I Am Strong Enough Jenna Farelyn Made More Beautiful Heart
Surrender Heidi Cave Fancy Feet Heart
Let the light in Heidi Cave Fancy Feet Heart
On Being A Strong Mother Connie Roberts Brain Foggles Heart
Tendrils Of Depression Issa Mas Single Mom in NYC Heart
My dad’s death has bestowed me with an unexpected gift; clarity Melissa Chapman Married my sugar daddy Heart
The Soundtrack of Loss Marie Cooper Nourish: Living, Laughing, Whining Heart
Celebrating 7 Years of Marriage – How To Have A Happy Marriage That Lasts Diane Nassy Philzendia.com Heart
The simplest way to say I love you Suchada Eickemeyer Mama Eve Heart
It Is Time L.R.Knost Little Hearts/Gentle Parenting Resources Heart
Sound Bites from a Miscarriage Journey Charise Rohm Nulsen I Thought I Knew Mama Heart
The Year I Spent In A Room Not Complaining Claire Bye Bye Bella Flora Heart
The Year I Spent In A Room Not Complaining Claire Bye Bye Bella Flora Heart
The Horror Of Becoming "That Mom" Sarah Clark Mama Birth Heart
The Horror Of Becoming "That Mom" Sarah Clark Mama Birth Heart
Taps Cindi Summerlin Letting the Words Escape Heart
Myths and Facts: Spanking January Harshe Birth Without Fear Heart
Afterbirth Angie Kinghorn Angie Kinghorn Heart
My father's gift Angie Kinghorn Angie Kinghorn Heart
Celebrating the renewal of life Sara Lind moments of exhilaration Heart
And So She Danced. Amber Page Amber Page Writes Heart
I Came to Win Kelly Brown The Turnip Farmer Heart
From Surgery To Shame Elena Sonnino Just.Be.Enough. Heart
Five Months Later Emily Paster West of the Loop Heart
Being a Daughter, Being a Mother Emily Paster West of the Loop Heart
It Gets Better For Us, Too Laura Tellado Holdin Out for a Hero Heart
Perfection Law Momma Spilled Milk (and other atrocities) Heart
what God allows Imperfect Momma Really? I'm A Mom? Heart
"Severely Autistic": Coming to Terms Hayley @ Come to the Mouse House Welcome to the Mouse House Heart
Coming Home to Myself Ananda Leeke Author Ananda Leeke Heart
The Dance Yankee Rancher Yankeerancher.com Heart
Knowledge Conquers Fear: October is Spina Bifida Awareness Month Laura Tellado Holdin' Out for a Hero Heart
A Dogs Pain: Lia's Journey Allie Noble Dog Pain: Lia's Journey Heart
It's 2012 And Some People are Still A-Holes amanda parenting BY dummies Heart
Born This Way?? Born That way?? Carol Rood Homschlr4ever-Loveandlunchmoney Heart
In Michele's Voice Deanna Lanoway No Opportunity Wasted Heart
It is never "just hair"... Nicole McLean My Fabulous Boobies! Heart
Marriage - Come Rain or Come Shine Sharon Greenthal Empty House, Full Mind Heart
But not forgotten. Keiko Zoll The Infertility Voice Heart
Seven Angels Cristie Ritz King The Right Hand Mom Heart
The Price Of Fear, or “Why You Need To Book Your Overdue Mammogram, Today” Victoria Martin Girl Gone Wired Heart
I Just Want Her to Be Free Danielle Elwood Danielle Elwood Dot Com Heart
Motherhood and being Cultured! Purnima Ramakrishnan The Alchemist's Blog Heart
My Love/Hate Relationship with September Joanne Tombrakos One Woman's Eye Heart
Who will cry tomorrow? Frances Frost just piddlin' Heart
Who will cry tomorrow? Frances Frost just piddlin' Heart
My Blog, My Story Zoey Martin Good Googs Heart
Never apologise for the way you look Carly Findlay Tune into Radio Carly Heart
It's a long way to happy. Accepting your lot in life. Carly Findlay Tune into Radio Carly Heart
We all have wings, but some of us don't know why Carly Findlay Tune into Radio Carly Heart
♪Here Comes The Sun...Doo doo doo doo ♪♪ Amanda Regas Fond of the Silliness Heart
Enough Already ... Andrea Bates Good Girl Gone Redneck Heart
An Evening in Louisiana Angela Amman Tread Softly Heart
An Evening In Louisiana Angela Amman Angela Amman: Tread Softly Heart
Wrapped in an Afghan Angela Amman Angela Amman: Tread Softly Heart
Detox. Rachel Callahan Grasping for Objectivity Heart
Growing Pains of the Heart Melissa Arca Confessions of a Dr. Mom Heart
Moms, Take Off Your Armor Jill Baby Rabies Heart
Remembering My Week of September 11th, 2001 Leslie Fandrich Lights and Letters Heart