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
OBEY your HEART! Jo Ann Darby The Girlfriend Book Heart
OBEY your HEART! Jo Ann Darby The Girlfriend Book Heart
Everyones path curves! Jo Ann Darby The Girlfriend Book Heart
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
Dating Advice From A Married Woman Christene Confessions From The Crib Heart
How Feminism Saved My Life Marina DelVecchio Marinagraphy: Empowering Girls and Women Heart
But I'm not Sad Ginger Winters Ramble Ramble Heart
Why We Moved Larisa Spillman The Momma Hen Heart
Searching for my God... Carol Rood Two Demented Dames Heart
The greater the love, the greater the pain Carol Rood Two Demented Dames Heart
On the solo in solo female travel: Reflections on love and lessons from the road Lily Girma Sunshine and Stilettos Heart
Two Balloons. Going Up. Ashley Lauren Small Strokes Fell Big Oaks Heart
When "As Is" Is the Only Door to Open Katie Walters An Authentic Life Heart
Praying Crooked Ponytails Elizabeth Jayne Liu Flourish in Progress Heart
The Bright Shiny Penny of Life Susan Driscoll Two Demented Dames Heart
May you live in interesting {pornographic} times Grace Biskie Gabbing with Grace Heart
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
Where's The Tardis? Pilar Clark Babble Kids Heart
A day from H Reagan Breinholt Reagan's Blob Heart
Whose Country Is This? An Open Letter to My President Morgan Shanahan The818.com Heart
Big Salads Alison Paul The Cluck and Strut Heart
Shortcuts Alison Paul The Cluck and Strut Heart
The Process if F*cking Hard! Stacy Jill Calvert Adventures in Stacyland Heart
Fighting the current Cira Cira's Lyrics Heart
Fighting the current Cira Cira's Lyrics Heart
The inadequate $20 bill and a recipe: oatmeal double chip cookies merry jennifer markham the merry gourmet Heart
Bald On The Run Jennifer Anderson Anderson Family Zoo's Blog Heart
Banana ANZAC Muffins - the history behind ANZAC day and a modern day ANZAC story Jennifer Delicieux Heart
Bonnie is Leaving Susan Driscoll Two Demented Dames Heart
Why Emma Can Never Have A Credit Card Susan Driscoll Two Demented Dames Heart
The Pickle Tooth Fairy Susan Driscoll Two Demented Dames Heart
Dick Clark and Our Sofa Jane Byers Goodwin Scheiss Weekly Heart
Understanding Relapse Courtney Rundell BeePea Heart
These Hard Times Angella Dykstra Dutch Blitz Heart
Quick Trip Photo Essay: Lavenham-- A Crooked Little Town Ariana Mullins And Here We Are... Heart
Golden Olden Days Outlaw Mama Outlaw Mama Heart
Nothing But The Rain Christine Mack The Cupcake Bandits Heart
i stand before you naked Tracy Lane tracy lane is not a virgin Heart
What Should You Bring to a Conference? Jen Taylor Little Miss Mocha Heart
Baby L Carrie Wood Amazing Grace and a Safe Haven Heart
Happy Birth Day Abby Diaz What's Left Over Heart
The Motherhood of My Dreams Cristie Ritz King The Traveling Circus Heart
Tell Them. Right Now Cristie Ritz King The Right Hand Mom Heart
Feeling Social Media Cristie Ritz King The Right Hand Mom Heart
Marriage and Keeping Score Cristie Ritz King The Right Hand Mom Heart
Increase the Quality of your Life! Jo Ann Darby The Girlfriend Book Heart
Increase the Quality of your Life! Jo Ann Darby The Girlfriend Book Heart
Granpa's sweet spot Marcy Magiera Bella Noise Heart
'Dancing' and dying on his own terms Marcy Magiera Bella Noise Heart
Turning 2011 Into A Happy Ending Amy Heinz Using Our Words Heart
I'm Alive Amy Heinz Using Our Words Heart
Superman's Heroes Amy Heinz Using Our Words Heart
An Unsung Song Sandra Reynolds The $120 Food Challenge Heart
Loving Autism? Bronwyn Orsatti A Life Less Typical Heart
Ryder Nicholas Chadwick. A Birth Story. Claire Chadwick Scissors Paper Rock Heart
Hold Your Tongue Gayel Stewart-Airs Modern Mummy Mayhem Heart
Loss The Accidental Housewife The Accidental Housewife Heart
Lessons at the Knee of the Master Lisa Heffernan Grown and Flown Heart
The fight Karen Jane Charlton the rhythm method Heart
Wild Bear Deb Grinter Bright and Precious Heart
Life Ache Deb Grinter Bright and Precious Heart
Exquisite Pain Anna See An Inch of Gray Heart
Exquisite Pain Anna See An Inch of Gray Heart
Not My Kids Um, Mr. Black Hockey Jesus Black Hockey Jesus Heart
To My Dad - A Daughter's Love Letter Rufina Being Rufina Heart
http://www.chocolatehairvanillacare.com/2011/08/pedicures-and-letting-go.html Rory Hadley Chocolate Hair / Vanilla Care Heart
Family Friday: Reflecting on Father's Day 2011 Rory Hadley Chocolate Hair / Vanilla Care Heart
Thankful Thursdays - Avery's Funeral Kristie Tatton Hespera's Garden Heart
The Need To Roar Little Lion From A Whisper To A Roar Heart
Throwing in the towel on parenthood Katriina The Headspace Blog Heart
Parmesan and Brie Topped Baby Zucchini in A Semolina Crust Stacy Rushton Foodlustpeoplelove Heart
Fresh Artichokes with Shrimp Stuffing Stacy Rushton Foodlustpeoplelove Heart
And So We Traveled Dalene Heck Hecktic Travels Heart
The Frank House Dalene Heck Hecktic Travels Heart
A Moment of Honesty Susan Driscoll Two Demented Dames Heart
Rudolph the Red Nosed Reindeer Lisa Ash SmartMomEDU.com Heart
A Mother's Day Story Jeri L. Glatter The Cottage at Rooster Ridge Heart
Sorry Rebekah Dickinson a sculptured life Heart
Dear Averi: A Birthday Letter Jen Senecal Keekoin Heart
Working Mom Guilt: Dealing with Sick Children Jennifer Barbour another jennifer Heart
Exhale and Laugh Ginger Winters Ramble Ramble Heart
Tradition. Marta Lost and Forgotten Heart
A Good Addiction April Byrd Breath Of Life Daily Heart
Marta Marta Lost and Forgotten Heart
For Her Ears Only Lana Watkins Bibberche Heart
Polaroid Moments A Very Strange Bird Very Strange Bird Heart
Sip and Tell Mrs Sabbatical Mrs Sabbatical Heart
Tears of a Non-Football Fan Kristen McClusky motherload: diary of a modern day housewife superhero Heart
My crazy. Have a peek. Redundant Mother Rants of a Redunant Mother. Heart
Oh Danny Boy Kristen McClusky motherload: diary of a modern day housewife superhero Heart
Don't hate me because I'm beautiful Emily Mrs Sabbatical Heart
RIP Shirley Kristin Mondays with Mac Heart
This Time Last Year Kristin Mondays with Mac Heart
What I Remember Kristin Brumm (Wanderlust) Wanderlust Heart
Outlaw In-laws Kristin Mondays with Mac Heart
Before I was a Mother Kristin Mondays with Mac Heart