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
Is Travel In Our DNA? Pilgrimage to Luján, Argentina Sandra Foyt Albany Kid Family Travel Heart
Summer Opener-Ogunquit & York, Maine Kit Mitchell Kit Mitchell Heart
I Can't Believe I'm Writing This Out Loud The Fat Lemon Fat Lemon Heart
Expectations Arnebya What Now and Why Heart
sex in numbers Tracy Lane tracy lane is not a virgin Heart
A Promise To My Son- Things Will Get Better Keeksaz www.msfyk.blogspot.com Heart
Such a Tweaker Kiera Bringing Up Baby Bird Heart
6 things that differentiate a Boomer from a Senior Patricia Patton Boomerwizdom Heart
The Super Skinny Mom Kiera Bringing Up Baby Bird Heart
The Super Skinny Mom Kiera Bringing Up Baby Bird Heart
Mind Muck Arnebya Herndon What Now and Why Heart
Dating, Crushes, and Overcoming Shyness Rachael O'Bryan Rachael's New York Heart
Punching This Girl Arnebya Herndon What Now and Why Heart
Can You Tell Arnebya Herndon What Now and Why Heart
My 13 Year Old Self's Dream Shannon McKarney zchamu dot com Heart
The Fear Shannon McKarney zchamu dot com Heart
Negativity Ate My Positivity Then Belched It In My Face for Dramatic Effect Arnebya Herndon What Now and Why Heart
A Note About Friendship ... Rachael O'Bryan Rachael's New York Heart
Why I'm Failing as a Yes-Mom: I Don't Have a Yes-Kid thegrumbles Grumbles and Grunts Heart
Not-so Happy Meals Farmer Julie Otsdawa Junction Farm Heart
I Entice Nurses with My Bosoms Arnebya Herndon What Now and Why Heart
Watch Out for the Big Girl Arnebya Herndon What Now and Why Heart
Walk This Way Arnebya Herndon What Now and Why Heart
Play Misty For Me Farmer Julie Otsdawa Junction Farm Heart
Listening Arnebya Herndon What Now and Why Heart
Holding Hands Arnebya Herndon What Now and Why Heart
Am I Really Heart of the Family if No One Notices Mom Is Locked in the Chicken Coop? Melanie Jean Juneau The Joy Of Mothering Heart
My Seven Year Old Explains How To Influence A Two Year Old Melanie Jean Juneau The Joy Of Mothering Heart
At Least They're Healthy Stephanie Bernaba Momma Be Thy Name Heart
'Dancing' and dying on his own terms Marcy Magiera Bella Noise Heart
We're either keeping the marriage fresh, or we're deaf. Farmer Julie Otsdawa Junction Farm Heart
My Baby Eats Dog Food?!!! Melanie Jean Juneau The Joy Of The Mothering Heart
A Letter to my Husband Ann Bacciaglia Living Through The Tears Heart
Thanks Mum. Amanda Marley-Clarke Discovery Village: Serendipity Heart
rising hill + pen www.hillpen.com Heart
Happy Anniversary Heartache Queerie Bradshaw Queerie Bradshaw Heart
Not A Fairy Tale JoTaleJ Chickens and Bees Heart
Renewal of Springtime Jeri L. Glatter The Cottage at Rooster Ridge Heart
Renewal of Springtime Jeri L. Glatter The Cottage at Rooster Ridge Heart
And Just Like That... I Became the Crazy Cat Lady Robin O'Bryant Robin's Chicks Heart
Finding My Religion Karen Amster-Young the52weeks.com Heart
Eeeewwww-Lice: Yep, we all have to deal with it Megan Brown Freshly-Hatched Heart
Cover girl crisis Peta-Jo Peta-Jo Heart
Ode to my puppy Peta-Jo Peta-Jo Heart
I Stutter Ruby L. Taylor, M.S.W. Confidence to Greatness Heart
If Indie Bands Covered Disney Songs Almie rose Apocalypstick's Apocalist on Hello Giggles Humor
Retirement Plan: Prison Aging Gal Aging and Other Inconveniences Humor
Politically Kimcorrect- Yakety Yak, Please Talk Back Kim Trimble Live From The 205 Humor
Online Dating : Profile Rejected Kim Trimble Curvy Girl Guide Humor
Quit being a jerk to yourself. Michelle Albright-Peters So Wonderful, So Marvelous Humor
The Uprising (or why I am cowering in a corner suspiciously eyeing my children’s toys) Tricia Stream Stream of the Conscious Humor
My Break From BlogHer Rachel Callahan Grasping for Objectivity Humor
Two Denny’s waitresses and I walk into a strip club … Avitable Avitable.com Humor
A letter to my 17-year old self Avitable Avitable.com Humor
Every Mistake Ever Made Melinsa Coogan The Wilder Coast Humor
And Then a Giant Chasm Opened Up in the Earth and Swallowed the Rental Car Stimey Stimeyland Humor
So, About That "Ready for Use" Pool... Stimey Stimeyland Humor
Why Our Parents Put Us to Shame Stephanie Bernaba Momma Be Thy Name Humor
How to Get a Man to Have Sex with you During "Pawn Stars" Pat Dunnigan Suburban Kamikaze Humor
Mommy's Customer Service Center and Wine Bar Pat Dunnigan Suburban Kamikaze Humor
Mama's Got a Face Too, Y'know! dvorakoelling Mooshkatoo Humor
I Talk Too Much Kirsten Piccini The Kir Corner Humor
An Open Letter to My Sons Kirsten Piccini The Kir Corner Humor
God really is in the details. So be sure to take a magnifying glass to the details. Suniverse The Suniverse Humor
Can't Buy Me Love Rachel Callahan Grasping for Objectivity Humor
The Sprite Fight Gwen Hartley The Hartley Hooligans Humor
Dwarf Dojo Gwen Hartley The Hartley Hooligans Humor
The Shitstorm Gwen Hartley The Hartley Hooligans Humor
Traditions Gwen Hartley The Hartley Hooligans Humor
Traditions Gwen Hartley The Hartley Hooligans Humor
Oops! I Crapped My Pants Gwen Hartley The Hartley Hooligans Humor
(not so) Pearly Whites Gwen Hartley The Hartley Hooligans Humor
Knotty Girls! Gwen Hartley The Hartley Hooligans Humor
The Best/Worst "Female" Story You Will Ever Read Shari Simpson Earth Mother just means I'm dusty Humor
It's Called Motherf*cking Nesting, Bitch Tarja The Flying Chalupa Humor
Cleanliness is Next to Craziness Ashley Taylor The Dose of Reality Humor
Dead Vagina Walking Erin I'm Gonna Kill Him Humor
It's Called Motherf*cking Nesting, Bitch Tarja The Flying Chalupa Humor
Monday Morning Flow Chart Ann Imig Ann's Rants Humor
Style Tips for Hexagons Anna Lefler Life Just Keeps Getting Weirder Humor
Superhero, The Tampon Warrior Kvetch Mom Kvetch Mom Humor
Promoting a Blog is Like Falling Through a Portal to Hell and Ending Up Back At Middle School Tara Adams Faith In Ambiguity Humor
Carolyn & Taco Kelly Southern Fried Children Humor
I want to run you over, but it's illegal... Jennifer Watson In the present moment... Humor
Keeper of Corpses Tangled Lou Periphery Humor
Shane's Story Kelly Southern Fried Children Humor
Rescue Me...From Being a Panty-"Waste" Red Dirt Kelly BlogHer (Home blog: The Red Dirt Chronicles) Humor
My No Good, Very Bad, Horrible Day for Shoes Red Dirt Kelly The Red Dirt Chronicles Humor
Hiney, Booty and Chris: A Tingle Trifecta Conundrum Red Dirt Kelly The Red Dirt Chronicles (BlogHer Post) Humor
Coconutty Kelly Hines Southern Fried Children Humor
Hands off girls! He's off the market! Robin Hill Alabama Slacker Mama Humor
Why Bra Shopping Sucks, an illustrated guide of theory vs. reality Jenny Grace Miss Grace's Disgrace Humor
My Eyeliner is so Arrogant Shari Simpson Dusty Earth Mother Humor
My dinner with insanity Susan Goldberg Mama non Grata Humor
Massive Recall of 2011 Version of Babies The Feminist Breeder The Feminist Breeder Humor
The Life of a Working Mother Hello Ladies Hello Ladies Humor
How To Visit a Museum Jeanette Nyberg Craftwhack Humor
I Didn't Plan for Chaos Cheryl Hackett Moms In Need of Mercy Humor
My Son Swallowed a Quarter Cheryl Hackett Moms In Need of Mercy Humor
more milkshakes the grumbles grumbles and grunts Humor