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.

Titlesort icon Content Creator Name Blog Name (if applicable, N/A if not) Category
Spring fever, love and heartbreak Carol Rood Two Demented Dames Parenting
Standing On My Own Two Feet Laura Tellado Holdin' Out for a Hero Identity
Steve Jobs' Passing - i Don't Get It Farmer Julie Otsdawa Junction Farm Identity
Steve Jobs, My Father, and Yom Kippur Neil Kramer Citizen of the Month Heart
Struggle to the Snuggle (WTF Wednesday) Iris Beard The Bearded Iris Heart
Style Tips for Hexagons Anna Lefler Life Just Keeps Getting Weirder Humor
Such a Tweaker Kiera Miller Bringing Up Baby Bird Heart
Such a Tweaker Kiera Miller Bringing Up Baby Bird Heart
Such a Tweaker Kiera Miller Bringing Up Baby Bird Identity
Such a Tweaker Kiera Miller Bringing Up Baby Bird Identity
Such a Tweaker Kiera Bringing Up Baby Bird Identity
Such a Tweaker Kiera Bringing Up Baby Bird Heart
Suckerpunched by the "R" word Gwen Hartley The Hartley Hooligans Op/Ed
Suckerpunched by the "R" word Gwen Hartley The Hartley Hooligans Parenting
Suffocated Tara Ziegmont Feels Like Home Parenting
Summer of '79 Sarah Piazza Sarah Piazza Identity
Summer Opener-Ogunquit & York, Maine Kit Mitchell Kit Mitchell Heart
Sundays with Mac: Mama Crashes Kristin Mondays with Mac Visuals
Super Pancake Tuesday Christine Pittman Cook the Story Humor
Superhero, The Tampon Warrior Kvetch Mom Kvetch Mom Humor
Superman's Heroes Amy Heinz Using Our Words Heart
Supernanny vs. Moochie: The Smackdown K A B L O O E Y K A B L O O E Y Humor
Superwoman bites own behind Marcy Magiera Bella Noise Identity
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
Surfer's Healing Camp, Virginia Beach Style Carmen Staicer mom to the screaming masses Heart
Surrender Heidi Cave Fancy Feet Heart
Surviving Childhood Deborah Cruz The TRUTH about Motherhood Heart
Sweet Child of Mine Sha Life.Love & Laundry Heart
Swing Kimberly All Work and No Play Makes Mommy Go Something Something Heart
T'was the Morning Rumour Miller The Rumour Mill Humor
T-Rex, Story Time, and Our First Real Talk about the Birth Mom Amy Worley Honest Conversations Heart
Taking Money Out of the Should-I-Have-A-Baby Equation Liz Ference Maybe Baby, Maybe NOT! Humor
Tales of My City Sarah Piazza Sarah Piazza Identity
Talking About Work, Motherhood, and Marriage Ginger Ramble Ramble Identity
Talking with a 10 yr old Arnebya Herndon What Now and Why Humor
Tantra Guy (Or That Time My Hairdresser Propositioned Me With Swing Dancing and Tantric Sex) Mandy Boles The Well-Read Wife Humor
Taps Cindi Summerlin Letting the Words Escape Heart
Te amo 畢老師 b.e. Heart
Tears of a Non-Football Fan Kristen McClusky motherload: diary of a modern day housewife superhero Heart
Tell Them. Right Now Cristie Ritz King The Right Hand Mom Heart
Ten Things I Learned From My Mother Carley Barton Findingravity Parenting
Tendrils of Depression Issa Mas Single Mama NYC Heart
Tendrils of Depression Issa Maas Single Mama NYC Parenting
Tendrils of Depression Issa Single Mama NYC Heart
Tendrils of Depression Issa Mas Single Mama NYC Identity
Tendrils Of Depression Issa Mas Single Mom in NYC Heart
Terrible Twos: The Challenge of an Intensely Independent, Yet Clingy Child Leslie Fandrich Lights and Letters Parenting
Terrorism, Violence & Family Values Kami Lewis Levin The Fence: A Working Mom Blog Parenting
Testing the Boundaries~What's a Parent to Do? L.R.Knost Little Hearts/Gentle Parenting Resources Parenting
texting with mom: ocd edition Tracy Lane tracy lane is not a virgin Humor
Textures Farmer Julie Otsdawa Junction Farm Visuals
Thank You For Rejecting Me Amy Parmenter The ParmFarm Identity
Thank You, Unnamed Soldier Lisa Douglas Crazy Adventures in Parenting Heart
Thankful Thursdays - Avery's Funeral Kristie Tatton Hespera's Garden Heart
Thanks Sosha Lewis It's Not Sasha Heart
Thanks Mum. Amanda Marley-Clarke Discovery Village: Serendipity Humor
Thanks Mum. Amanda Marley-Clarke Discovery Village: Serendipity Heart
Thanks, but I'll take the sticks and stones Denise Tulips and Togas Identity
That Damn Concrete Sack! Peach Prenni peachprenni.blogspot.com Heart
That Super Weird Thing You Do Kelcey Kintner The Mama Bird Diaries Humor
The 10 Hidden Benefits of Teenage Sons Rachel Yates Defining Moves Identity
The 2% Can Suck It Gwen Hartley The Hartley Hooligans Heart
The 2% Can Suck It Gwen Hartley The Hartley Hooligans Identity
The 89 Club Andrea Reiser Gold Coast Mama Identity
The Answer Shannon But I Do Have a Law Degree 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
The Art of Bad Parenting Jillian Lauren Fathermucker Parenting
The Art of Being Authentic Lee Block The Post-Divorce Chronicles Identity
The baby who changed everything. Amanda Last Mom On Earth Parenting
The Beauty of You and Me L.R.Knost Little Hearts/Gentle Parenting Resources Identity
The Best Advice Kirsty Rice 4 kids, 20 suitcases and a beagle Parenting
The Best/Worst "Female" Story You Will Ever Read Shari Simpson Earth Mother just means I'm dusty Humor
The Birds and the Bees: How NOT to Talk With Your Daughter, Unless Mine Turns Out Perfect, in Which Case You Should Take My Advice Tall Curly Biscuit Tall Curly Biscuit and the Annals of Whizdumb Humor
The Blogher Breakdown Molly Shalz A Day in Mollywood Heart
The Bond of Sisters ibebloggen ibebloggen Identity
The Bottom of the Pack ibebloggen ibebloggen Identity
The Box Jennifer Jennifer's Journal Heart
The Bright Shiny Penny of Life Susan Driscoll Two Demented Dames Heart
The Camera Bag Judy Schwartz Haley CoffeeJitters Identity
The Care and Maintenance of a Hermit Crab Stacey Gill Stacey Gill Ink Humor
The Chubby Character Dasiyd JD The Curvy Girl Guide Op/Ed
The Cigarette Duet. (Princess Chelsea) Eileen Z. Wolter A Suburban State of Mom Humor
The Complicated Split That Comes from an Unwillingness to Sacrifice Queerie Bradshaw Queerie Bradshaw Identity
The connection between a black Rue, District 11 & Trayvon Martin --The Hunger Games Grace Biskie Gabbing with Grace Op/Ed
The Dance Yankee Rancher Yankeerancher.com Heart
The Day I Took My Heart Back Danielle Barnsley-Cervo Another Version of Mother Heart
The Devil's Advocate To Happiness Prescriptions Josette Plank josetteplank.com Op/Ed
The Discovery of You Lilly feelLOVDeveryday Identity
The End Of The World, Or So I Thought Tracy Band Back Together Heart
The F Bomb Rachel Yates Defining Moves Parenting
The Fear Shannon McKarney zchamu dot com Heart
The Fight Jennifer Knickerbocker Cooperating4Boys Parenting
The fight Karen Jane Charlton the rhythm method Heart
The First Day of Kindergarten Leslie Fandrich Lights and Letters Parenting
The Folly of Heartbreak KiKi Walter Flibbertigibbet Heart
The Frank House Dalene Heck Hecktic Travels Heart
The Gift of a Tenacious Pear Suzanne Stauss Periphery Identity
The Gospe According To Bob's Wife Farmer Julie Otsdawa Junction Farm Op/Ed