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
I Tried ibebloggen ibebloggen Heart
Hannah Weeza ibebloggen ibebloggen Heart
Hellooooo Sandwich ibebloggen ibebloggen Parenting
No Longer A Hairy Sasquatch ibebloggen ibebloggen Identity
I Love Drunk Babies ibebloggen ibebloggen Identity
I'm Sleeping Like Mommy Sleeps ibebloggen ibebloggen Identity
Is Interracial Love Worth It? Thien-Kim Lam I'm Not the Nanny Heart
Dead Vagina Walking Erin I'm Gonna Kill Him Humor
My Soul Might Still be at 36,000 Feet Erin Domareki I'm Gonna Kill Him Humor
Misguided Ads: City MRI Centre Jodee Rose I'd Like Cheese on My Entire Family! aka da Cheeseblarg Humor
Why the long face? Jodee Rose I'd Like Cheese on My Entire Family! aka da Cheeseblarg Humor
Sound Bites from a Miscarriage Journey Charise Rohm Nulsen I Thought I Knew Mama Heart
My Misdiagnosed Miscarriage Story Charise Rohm Nulsen I Thought I Knew Mama Parenting
A Poem from the Middle of the Night with Baby Charise Rohm Nulsen I Thought I Knew Mama Parenting
Reserve Your Mom Judgment kikimojo I Still Hate Pickles Parenting
My Son's Wings Alexandria I Don't Blog, But if I Did Heart
Birthing Your Blog Corporate Wife http://www.moveitsister.com Humor
The Great Crapper Capper Caper of Westchester County Corporate Wife http://www.moveitsister.com Humor
It's Just a Proof Melissa Culbertson http://www.adventuroo.com Heart
The Time I Went All Mama Bear on a Redneck at a Gas Station Melissa Culbertson http://www.adventuroo.com Parenting
when an abortion happens in a good marriage Lidia-Anain http://sexlovejoy.com Heart
A Letter Came Today Sara Santiago http://sarasantiago.com Heart
Sure MVP..but is he a good Dad? Greg Santomero http://angelasclues.com Parenting
Sure MVP..but is he a good Dad? Greg Santomero http://angelasclues.com Parenting
Resolutions Deanna Cogdon Miller HRM Parent Identity
My Home is Clean and I'm A Good Mom. That Might Be A Shocker Diana Stone Hormonal Imbalances Parenting
T-Rex, Story Time, and Our First Real Talk about the Birth Mom Amy Worley Honest Conversations Heart
Meeting My Sons' Birthmother For the Third Time Amy Worley Honest Conversations Heart
A Love Story Amy Worley Honest Conversations Heart
When Stuffed Animals Die Whit Honea Honea Express Parenting
Smack Talk from the Wii Fit Carol Rood Homschlr4ever-Loveandlunchmoney Humor
Boy Scouts aren't so bad Carol Rood Homschlr4ever-Loveandlunchmoney Op/Ed
What is my Sexual Orientation Anyway? Carol Rood Homschlr4ever-Loveandlunchmoney Identity
Why Can't Pro Choice also be Pro Life? Virginia Politics Carol Rood Homschlr4ever-Loveandlunchmoney Op/Ed
S to the A to the G spells cool??? Carol Rood Homschlr4ever-Loveandlunchmoney Humor
Born This Way?? Born That way?? Carol Rood Homschlr4ever-Loveandlunchmoney Heart
Standing On My Own Two Feet Laura Tellado Holdin' Out for a Hero Identity
"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
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
It Gets Better For Us, Too Laura Tellado Holdin Out for a Hero Heart
It's My Birthday And I'll Do What I Want...(well?) Hilary Topper HilaryTopper.com Identity
Thankful Thursdays - Avery's Funeral Kristie Tatton Hespera's Garden Heart
Hollow Kristie Tatton Hespera's Garden Parenting
The Life of a Working Mother Hello Ladies Hello Ladies Humor
Motherhood is not the most important job Liz Hello Ladies Op/Ed
And So We Traveled Dalene Heck Hecktic Travels Heart
The Frank House Dalene Heck Hecktic Travels Heart
I am not my son's favorite parent Sondra Santos Drahos Happy Healthy Hip Parenting Parenting
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
Why I'm Failing as a Yes-Mom: I Don't Have a Yes-Kid thegrumbles Grumbles and Grunts Heart
Lessons at the Knee of the Master Lisa Heffernan Grown and Flown Heart
Please Accept My Apology Lisa Heffernan Grown and Flown Identity
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
Top Books of 2011 Andrea Peskind Katz Great Thoughts Heart
Top Books of 2011 Andrea Peskind Katz Great Thoughts Heart
A Public Service Announcement, Of Sorts. Katherine Grass Stains Parenting
Ambassadors for Honesty About Parenthood Rachel Callahan Grasping for Objectivity Parenting
My Break From BlogHer Rachel Callahan Grasping for Objectivity Humor
A Romance Story. Rachel Callahan Grasping for Objectivity Parenting
A Simple Explanation of Downton Abbey, Rachel Callahan Grasping for Objectivity Visuals
Coexist. Rachel Callahan Grasping for Objectivity Visuals
Coexist. Rachel Callahan Grasping for Objectivity Parenting
Mommy Is Not Your Servant. Rachel Callahan Grasping for Objectivity Parenting
Can't Buy Me Love Rachel Callahan Grasping for Objectivity Humor
Yard Bunny Rachel Callahan Grasping for Objectivity Heart
Detox. Rachel Callahan Grasping for Objectivity Heart
Unlabeled. Rachel Callahan Grasping for Objectivity Op/Ed
Noah, in Memes. Rachel Callahan Grasping for Objectivity Visuals
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
Enough Already ... Andrea Bates Good Girl Gone Redneck Heart
Where I'm From Andrea Bates Good Girl Gone Redneck Identity
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
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
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