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 Namesort icon Blog Name (if applicable, N/A if not) Category
The Scent of CHildhood Laura Franklin Better in Bulk Parenting
Standing On My Own Two Feet Laura Tellado Holdin' Out for a Hero Identity
It Gets Better For Us, Too Laura Tellado Holdin Out for a Hero Heart
"Why me?" & other mature insights from Spidey's Uncle Ben Laura Tellado Holdin' Out for a Hero Identity
Health Care Reform is a Necessity, Not an Option Laura Tellado Holdin' Out for a Hero Op/Ed
Laughter at a Funeral Laura Tellado Espresso con Leche Humor
Knowledge Conquers Fear: October is Spina Bifida Awareness Month Laura Tellado Holdin' Out for a Hero Heart
Knowledge Conquers Fear: October is Spina Bifida Awareness Month Laura Tellado Holdin' Out for a Hero Identity
Thigh Cancer Lauren Rockwell After Five Years Humor
Scout the Wonderdog Lauren Rockwell After Five Years Heart
Klunkers Lauren Rockwell After Five Years Humor
Barnacle Girl Lauren Rockwell After Five Years Heart
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
My Empty Nest Laurie Turner Life Up Close Parenting
The Tick of the Clock Law Momma Spilled Milk (and other atrocities) Identity
Dropping The Cross Law Momma Liberating Working Moms Parenting
Perfection Law Momma Spilled Milk (and other atrocities) Heart
Pretty Law Momma Spilled Milk (and other atrocities) Identity
On Dressing Up For A Gyno Exam Leah Workman My Life in Reviews Humor
4 Stars, Best workout gear for water retention BUT once made me the stinkiest person on public transportation** Leah Workman My Life in Reviews Humor
Forgiven Leane Vandeman Moms Without Blogs Parenting
Jesus is not the Reason for the Season Lee and Paul Reyes-Fournier CoupleDumb Op/Ed
10 Lessons to Learn Before Going to College part 1 Lee and Paul Reyes-Fournier CoupleDumb Heart
The Art of Being Authentic Lee Block The Post-Divorce Chronicles Identity
Reflections of a Mom 1 Week Before She Leaves her Daughter in College Lee Reyes-Fournier CoupleDumb Heart
WITH LOVE Lesli DeVito My Old Country House Heart
The NEW Deal or...Where oh Where has my Little Boy gone...? Lesli DeVito My Old Country House Parenting
Remembering My Week of September 11th, 2001 Leslie Fandrich Lights and Letters Heart
Waiting for a Diagnosis Leslie Fandrich Lights and Letters Heart
Bone Marrow Transplant: The Big Day Leslie Fandrich Lights and Letters Heart
Father and Son Prepare for a Bone Marrow Transplant Leslie Fandrich Lights and Letters Heart
Hello, Long Lost Sister! Leslie Fandrich Lights and Letters Heart
Terrible Twos: The Challenge of an Intensely Independent, Yet Clingy Child Leslie Fandrich Lights and Letters Parenting
The First Day of Kindergarten Leslie Fandrich Lights and Letters Parenting
Pochuck Boardwalk on The Appalachian Trail Leslie Fandrich Lights and Letters Visuals
At the Lake and a Big Pile of Sand Leslie Fandrich Lights and Letters Visuals
Jumping and Running at the Great Sand Hills in Canada Leslie Fandrich Lights and Letters Visuals
Return to My Great Grandparent's Farm Leslie Fandrich Lights and Letters Visuals
When the Fabulous Unexpected Happens Leslie Fandrich Lights and Letters Identity
A Mother of Boys Leslie Fandrich Lights and Letters Parenting
The Special Thing Called Life Lianna Greetings From Crazyville Farms Heart
The Littlest Things Lianna Greetings From Crazyville Farms Heart
The Littlest Things Lianna Greetings From Crazyville Farms Heart
We Just Don't Mix Lianna Greetings From Crazyville Farms Humor
when an abortion happens in a good marriage Lidia-Anain http://sexlovejoy.com Heart
Twilight Life As Wife Life As Wife Parenting
I am LOVD Lilly feelLOVDeveryday Identity
The Discovery of You Lilly feelLOVDeveryday Identity
Accepting Your Journey Lilly feelLOVDeveryday Heart
My Happiness. My Responsibility. Lilly feelLOVDeveryday Heart
Name Change Lilly feelLOVDeveryday Parenting
Shifting Want to Need Lilly feelLOVDeveryday Heart
Rewind. Do-Over. Second Chance. Lilly feelLOVDeveryday Parenting
A Trip of a Lifetime Lilly feelLOVDeveryday Heart
I Surrender All Lilly feelLOVDeveryday Heart
On the solo in solo female travel: Reflections on love and lessons from the road Lily Girma Sunshine and Stilettos Heart
Confessions of a Cookie Party Crasher Lindsay LaVine Ehilarity Humor
A Real Life Kiss Off From Mike the Magician Lindsay LaVIne Ehilarity Humor
Adventures in Eyebrow Threading Lindsay LaVine Ehilarity Humor
Roller Derby? Been There, Done That, Broke My Elbow. Lindsay LaVine Ehilarity Humor
Let the (Dating) Adventures Begin... Lindsay LaVine Ehilarity Humor
My Childhood Dream: To Be a Male Nurse Lindsay LaVine Ehilarity Identity
Just Be YOU! Lindsay Simone Behrens The Quote I Wrote Heart
Carefree Living OR Living Free of Care? Lindsay Simone Behrens The Quote I Wrote Identity
There's Apple Juice in Heaven Lisa Arch Flawless Mom Parenting
Rudolph the Red Nosed Reindeer Lisa Ash SmartMomEDU.com Identity
Rudolph the Red Nosed Reindeer Lisa Ash SmartMomEDU.com Heart
Thank You, Unnamed Soldier Lisa Douglas Crazy Adventures in Parenting Heart
Lessons at the Knee of the Master Lisa Heffernan Grown and Flown Heart
Please Accept My Apology Lisa Heffernan Grown and Flown Identity
Depression and My Online Persona Lisa M Frame Daily Pinch Identity
The Need To Roar Little Lion From A Whisper To A Roar Heart
Motherhood is not the most important job Liz Hello Ladies Op/Ed
Why Do I Have to Coo at Your Baby When You Won’t Pet My Cat? Liz Ference Maybe Baby, Maybe NOT! Humor
You Look Good Holding That Baby...And Other Creepy Things People Say Liz Ference Maybe Baby, Maybe NOT! Humor
Make Your Leap List Before You Get Married or Have a Baby Liz Ference Maybe Baby, Maybe NOT! Humor
Biological Clocks have Snooze Buttons – and Off Buttons, and Cords to Rip from the Wall Altogether Liz Ference Maybe Baby, Maybe NOT! Humor
Parenthood: The Ultimate Natural High? Liz Ference Maybe Baby, Maybe NOT! Humor
I'm Selfish - You Should Be Too Liz Ference Maybe Baby, Maybe NOT! Humor
A Modern Day Hero Against Bad Parenting Liz Ference Maybe Baby, Maybe NOT! Parenting
The Oops Baby Fraud Liz Ference Maybe Baby, Maybe NOT! Humor
A Case of Mistaken Pregnancy Liz Ference Maybe Baby, Maybe NOT! Humor
Taking Money Out of the Should-I-Have-A-Baby Equation Liz Ference Maybe Baby, Maybe NOT! Humor
Blog Dangerous with Love Liz Henry The Six Year Itch Parenting
To My Daughter and Girls Everywhere Liz Henry The Six Year Itch Op/Ed
Through The Screen Door Liz Jostes a belle, a bean, & a chicago dog Heart
Everyone is Having Babies Except for Me Liz Jostes a belle, a bean & a chicago dog Parenting
Life with a Food Intolerance Liz Jostes a belle, a bean & a chicago dog Parenting
Diet Plan for Moms of Wee Ones Liza Wyles Mama Jabber Parenting
It's Time to Re-Think Pink Lois Alter Mark StyleSubstanceSoul Op/Ed
My Handbag, Myself Lois Alter Mark StyleSubstanceSoul Humor
Lois and Michael on Becoming Empty Nesters Lois Alter Mark StyleSubstanceSoul Parenting
Lois' Mom, Style Icon Lois Alter Mark StyleSubstanceSoul Identity
The Untold Story Lora My Camo Kids: An Army Wife Life Heart
Better Off Without You Lori Dwyer Random Ramblings of a SAHM Heart
Vloggus Interruptus Lori Dwyer Random Ramblings of a SAHM Visuals
Facing Birth Mother Discussions Without Fear Lori Lavender Luz Write Mind Open Heart.com Parenting
Fish-Infested Waters Lori Volkman Witty Little Secret Identity
Fish-Infested Waters Lori Volkman Witty Little Secret Identity
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