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) Category
On Being Nine Elizabeth McGuire Peace, Love, and Guacamole Heart
Please Heather King The Extraordinary Ordinary Parenting
Rules for boys Megan Terry Millions of Miles Humor
For the Claire Dunphy's and not the Claire Huxtable's Megan Terry Millions of Miles Parenting
He Won't Have A Video Megan Terry Millions of Miles Parenting
Anatomy of a Haircut Megan Terry Millions of Miles Humor
The Fight Jennifer Knickerbocker Cooperating4Boys Parenting
Raising Human Beings and Life Lessons from the Duggars Megan Terry Millions of Miles Heart
OMG, WTF, SOB and other Three Letter Words I Want to Scream Megan Terry Millions of Miles Humor
For Those Just Starting Out Jana Llewellyn An Attitude Adjustment Parenting
Back That Truck Up! Tangled Lou Periphery Humor
Fashion Tips From the Periphery Tangled Lou Periphery Humor
What Fit Actually Looks Like Kristen Howerton Rage Against the Minivan Identity
25 Things I DON'T Wanna Do Before I Croak! Barb Best Barb's Blast Humor Blog Humor
Tendrils of Depression Issa Single Mama NYC Heart
All I Want for Christmas is Stuff I Have Neglected to Mention to My Mother Until Now Amy Wilson When DId I Get Like This Humor
"Mommy!" Jen Mitchell Buried with Children Parenting
An Open Letter to Bra Manufacturers Jana Llewellyn An Attitude Adjustment Humor
Love. Your. Body. Now. The Woman Formerly Known As Beautiful The Woman Formerly Known As Beautiful Visuals
Walk The Walk, Naked Lady The Woman Formerly Known As Beautiful The Woman Formerly Known as Beautiful Identity
Am I Really Fat? (the nude photos) The Woman Formerly Known As Beautiful The Woman Formerly Known As Beautiful Identity
How to Get Out of Jail Free tpajevic Reboot This Marriage Heart
I Did Not Want Children Azucar - Carina The Jet Set Parenting
Homeless, Hipster, or Redneck: A Guide to Distinguishing The Younger Generation Kristen Howerton Rage Against the Minivan Humor
And With Her She Brought Forgiveness Elaine Alguire The Miss Elaine-ous Life Heart
Climbing the Steps Debbie Anderson San Diego Momma Heart
Trash the Dress Rumour Miller The Rumour Mill Visuals
Sleep Rumour Miller The Rumour Mill Parenting
I'm My Mother's Daughter Tracy Jensen May / ChiMomWriter Scary Mommy (guest post) Heart
T'was the Morning Rumour Miller The Rumour Mill Humor
Sensitive Capital Mom Capital Mom Parenting
The myth of everything Capital Mom Capital Mom Parenting
http://www.singlemamanyc.com/2011/11/tendrils-of-depression.html Issa Mas singlemamanyc Heart
The Lesson I Never Thought I'd Have to Teach My Son Melissa Wells Suburban Scrawl Parenting
My Soul Might Still be at 36,000 Feet Erin Domareki I'm Gonna Kill Him Humor
Balance JW Moxie The Smartness Parenting
Resemblance Christie O. Tate Swaddled With Joy Humor
Hot Saturday Night Christie O. Tate Swaddled With Joy Parenting
Bad Romance Christie O. Tate Swaddled With Joy Humor
I Am Thankful Elena Sonnino Ciao Mom Heart
Bronzed Beauties Christie O. Tate Swaddled With Joy Humor
Pediatrician: "Urine Trouble, Mommy." Christie O. Tate Swaddled With Joy Humor
Pediatrician: "Urine Trouble, Mommy." Christie O. Tate Swaddled With Joy Humor
Bathing Amy Whitley The Never True Tales Heart
There Is No Best Way Kristen Levithan Motherese Parenting
When Sky Is Green paula schuck thriftymommastips Heart
Safe Travels, Jennifer Alicia Grant Jillian Lauren Jillian Lauren Heart
I Was the Perfect Mom...Before I had Kids Jillian Lauren TODAY Moms Parenting
The Art of Bad Parenting Jillian Lauren Fathermucker Parenting
Moms do you Have a Love Hate Relationship With Cooking? Jillian Lauren TODAY Moms Parenting
Third Time's a Charm Jillian Lauren Jillian Lauren Parenting
All I Want For Christmas is a Less Confused Identity Jillian Lauren Jillian Lauren Humor
The Holiday Card Spiral of Self-Hatred Jillian Lauren Jillian Lauren Humor
My Kid Speaks Chinese Jillian Lauren Jillian Lauren Parenting
Baby Steps Kristen Levithan Motherese Parenting
Time to talk about it: my postpartum depression Chelsey The Paper Mama The Paper Mama Parenting
Scars Chelsey The Paper Mama The Paper Mama Identity
Letter to a Student Anne-Marie Lindsey Do Not Faint Heart
Learning to Like Myself. A Little Bit More. I Hope? Anne-Marie Lindsey Do Not Faint Heart
How Nepal Changed me thirdeyemom www.thirdeyemom.com Identity
A Confused Dad's Reflections On His Daughter Going To College Paul Reyes-Fournier CoupleDumb.com Heart
Kissing a Boy Amy Whitley The Never-True Tales Identity
Reflections of a Mom 1 Week Before She Leaves her Daughter in College Lee Reyes-Fournier CoupleDumb Heart
10 Lessons to Learn Before Going to College part 1 Lee and Paul Reyes-Fournier CoupleDumb Heart
During Pregnancy, Sh*t Happens Deborah Cruz The TRUTH about Motherhood Humor
Surviving Childhood Deborah Cruz The TRUTH about Motherhood Heart
The year I stopped chasing skinny JL Fields Stop Chasing Skinny Visuals
Bulimarexia ~The Consequence of Impossible Standards Deborah Cruz The TRUTH about Motherhood Identity
Behind The Veil Ellie @ One Crafty Mother One Crafty Mother Heart
Unexpected Lessons Kathy Radigan My dishwasher's possessed! Heart
Exposed ~ I Am More than My Diagnosis Deborah Cruz The TRUTH about Motherhood Heart
The History of Sleep Wendy Bradford Mama One to Three Parenting
Twas the night before school starts Melissa Brodsky Rock and Drool Humor
Twas the night before school starts Melissa Brodsky Rock and Drool Humor
Mermaids and Whales: We Share The Oceans Melissa Brodsky Rock and Drool Heart
Mermaids and Whales: We Share The Oceans Melissa Brodsky Rock and Drool Heart
Walking the thin line of life Melissa Brodsky Rock and Drool Heart
Walking the thin line of life Melissa Brodsky Rock and Drool Heart
Marvel Carol Greet Red Dirt In My Soul Parenting
In Which Shapewear Is Out To Get Me Jodifur Jodifur Humor
Let's stop making fun of breast milk Robin The Not-Ever-Still Life Op/Ed
Top Books of 2011 Andrea Peskind Katz Great Thoughts Heart
Top Books of 2011 Andrea Peskind Katz Great Thoughts Heart
I am a Drunk Julie Elsdon-Height Sober Julie Doing Life Identity
How To Make A Good First Impression (The Montessori Mortification) Kristen Howerton Rage Against the Minivan Parenting
Crashing Down Melissa Arca Confessions of a Dr. Mom Heart
Thanks, but I'll take the sticks and stones Denise Tulips and Togas Identity
20 Days – What Time Can Bring Sober Julie Sober Julie Doing Life Heart
20 Days-What Time Can Bring Sober Julie Sober Julie Doing Life Heart
A NICU Mom Rumour Miller The Rumour Mill Heart
Trying To Create The Perfect Woman Amy Bradley-Hole Freaky Perfect Heart
Trying To Create The Perfect Woman Amy Bradley-Hole Freaky Perfect Heart
The One with an iPad, a Potty and some Nail Polish Rumour Miller The Rumour Mill Parenting
The tagline is true Rumour Miller The Rumour Mill Heart
Time Travelling Rumour Miller The Rumour Mill Heart
Bra-Humbug Tracy Beckerman Lost in Suburbia Humor
The One Where I Talk About Fear Rumour Miller The Rumour Mill Heart
The One Where I Talk About Fear Rumour Miller The Rumour I'll Heart
Dear Neighbours Rumour Miller The Rumour Mill Humor
How DoYou Talk to A Diva Rumour Miller The Rumour Mill Parenting
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