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
Skinny Jeans, Oh Skinny Jeans Kristine Cook Wait in the Van Humor
Skating Lessons Are Painful to Watch Emma Waverman Embrace the Chaos Parenting
Six million ways to die Elizabeth Jayne Liu Flourish in Progress Humor
Sisterhood of the Traveling Maternity Pants Cheree Aspelin Maternity Leave Coach Identity
Sip and Tell Mrs Sabbatical Mrs Sabbatical Heart
Singapore and Paul Revere Pooja notabilia Identity
Sibling Revelry Elizabeth McGuire Peace, Love, and Guacamole Visuals
Sibling Loverly Kami Lewis Levin The Fence: A Working Mom Blog Humor
Should Salons Have Child-Free Policies? Christine Pittman Cook the Story (but this post appeared solely on BlogHer) Parenting
Shortcuts Alison Paul The Cluck and Strut Heart
Shifting Want to Need Lilly feelLOVDeveryday Heart
Sheesh! Elayne Kling Don't Get Wrenched Op/Ed
She's My Sister Zoey Martin Good Googs Parenting
She'll leave before we are ready Amanda Last Mom On Earth Heart
She Was Right. Ariana Mullins And Here We Are... Heart
she is two. hear her roar. Jennifer Linney bug and the sweet banana Parenting
She Doesn't Know Darcie Maranich Such The Spot Heart
She doesn't exist, I promise, she's a UHO Annie Shultz Mama Dweeb Parenting
She comes home...part 6 Jennifer Watson In the present moment... Heart
She comes home...part 6 Jennifer Watson In the present moment... Heart
She comes home...part 4 Jennifer Watson In the present moment... Heart
She comes home...part 2 Jennifer Watson In the present moment... Heart
Shark Eyes Mandy Boles The Well-Read Wife Identity
Shark Eyes Mandy Boles The Well-Read Wife Heart
Shane's Story Kelly Southern Fried Children Humor
sex in numbers Tracy Lane tracy lane is not a virgin Heart
Seven Angels Cristie Ritz King The Right Hand Mom Heart
September Morn Remembering Noah Donna Schultz Tuesdays with Jesus Heart
september 11, 2011: my day sarah gilbert cafemama Identity
Sensitive Capital Mom Capital Mom Parenting
Self loathing and chocolate Pauline Campos aspiring mama Heart
Selective Memory and Why I Don't Write More. Michelle Longo The Journey Parenting
Searching for my God... Carol Rood Two Demented Dames Heart
Scout the Wonderdog Lauren Rockwell After Five Years Heart
Scoliosis Cast Removal Heidi Ferrer Girl to Mom Parenting
Scoliosis Brace Art Heidi Ferrer Girl to Mom Visuals
Schoolyard Smackdown: Fancy Mom vs Yoga Mom Emma Waverman Embrace the Chaos Parenting
Scenes From Cuernavaca Sandra Telep West Philly Mama Visuals
Scenes From A Marriage: January Kill Maggie Flux Capicitor Heart
Scatterbrained Creative Julie The Root of all Evel Heart
Scary Stuff Varda Steinhardt The Squashed Bologna: a slice of life in the sandwich generation Identity
Scary Stuff Varda Steinhardt The Squashed Bologna: a slice of life in the sandwich generation Identity
Scars and Steel Magnolias Kim Trimble Live From The 205 Heart
Scars Chelsey The Paper Mama The Paper Mama Identity
Sail Fast, Sail Safe DaisyJD Daisy, Just Daisy Heart
Safety Nets Jenny Grace Miss Grace's Disgrace Heart
Safe Travels, Jennifer Alicia Grant Jillian Lauren Jillian Lauren Heart
S to the A to the G spells cool??? Carol Rood Homschlr4ever-Loveandlunchmoney Humor
Ryder Nicholas Chadwick. A Birth Story. Claire Chadwick Scissors Paper Rock Heart
Run Ins Arnebya Herndon What Now and Why Identity
Rules for boys Megan Terry Millions of Miles Humor
Rudolph the Red Nosed Reindeer Lisa Ash SmartMomEDU.com Identity
Rudolph the Red Nosed Reindeer Lisa Ash SmartMomEDU.com Heart
Roy plays (political) hooky Wendy Wilson Bella Noise Op/Ed
Romantic Moments in the Modern Day Marriage Kelcey Kintner The Mama Bird Diaries Humor
Romance on a Road Trip - Salt Lake City, Utah Myne Whitman Romance Meets Life Visuals
Rolling Stone, The Anoka-Hennepin Suicide Cluster & "No Homo Promo" Rita Arens BlogHer Op/Ed
Roller Derby? Been There, Done That, Broke My Elbow. Lindsay LaVine Ehilarity Humor
Rocking Chair Ginger Ramble Ramble Parenting
Rocking A Fussy Toddler Rumour Miller The Rumour Mill Parenting
rising hill + pen www.hillpen.com Heart
RIP Shirley Kristin Mondays with Mac Heart
RIP Common Sense: A Mother's Free Advice to the Campaign of 2012 Julie McGuire From the Mudroom Op/Ed
Rewind. Do-Over. Second Chance. Lilly feelLOVDeveryday Parenting
Return to My Great Grandparent's Farm Leslie Fandrich Lights and Letters Visuals
Retirement Plan: Prison Aging Gal Aging and Other Inconveniences Humor
Resolutions Deanna Cogdon Miller HRM Parent Identity
Reserve Your Mom Judgment kikimojo I Still Hate Pickles Parenting
Resemblance Christie O. Tate Swaddled With Joy Humor
Rescue Me...From Being a Panty-"Waste" Red Dirt Kelly BlogHer (Home blog: The Red Dirt Chronicles) Humor
Requiems Pour un Parfait Red Dirt Kelly The Red Dirt Chronicles Identity
Renewal of Springtime Jeri L. Glatter The Cottage at Rooster Ridge Heart
Renewal of Springtime Jeri L. Glatter The Cottage at Rooster Ridge Heart
Remind Me Kirsten Piccini The Kir Corner Heart
Remembering My Week of September 11th, 2001 Leslie Fandrich Lights and Letters Heart
Remember That Sunday Penny Crap? Susan Driscoll Two Demented Dames Humor
Religion, Poilitics and Blogging, Oh My! Alexandra Alexandra Wrote Op/Ed
Relationship Status Susan Fujiki (@kungfupussy) Susan Fujiki (dot) Com Heart
Refuge: Hurricane Katrina 6th Anniversary Megan Jordan Velveteen Mind Heart
Reflections of a Mom 1 Week Before She Leaves her Daughter in College Lee Reyes-Fournier CoupleDumb Heart
Recovery Glennon Melton Momastery Identity
reclamation: the process of taking back what is rightfully yours Jennifer Linney bug and the sweet banana Op/Ed
Rebel, Rebel Kelly Southern Fried Chicken Humor
Ready Kristine Brite McCormick Cora's Story Heart
Raw Gwen Hartley The Hartley Hooligans Heart
Raising Human Beings and Life Lessons from the Duggars Megan Terry Millions of Miles Heart
Raising Boys Not To Be Total Jerks Jennifer Prestholdt The Human Rights Warrior Parenting
Raised Around Racism Jennifer Williams Momma Made It Look Easy Heart
Quit being a jerk to yourself. Michelle Albright-Peters So Wonderful, So Marvelous Humor
Quit being a jerk to yourself. Michelle Albright-Peters So Wonderful, So Marvelous Identity
Quick Trip Photo Essay: Lavenham-- A Crooked Little Town Ariana Mullins And Here We Are... Heart
Questions You Should Ask Yourself Susan Driscoll Two Demented Dames Op/Ed
Questions I have always wanted answered...pet peeves Carol Rood Two Demented Dames Humor
Questions I Desperately Need Answers To Susan Driscoll Two Demented Dames Identity
Putting The "Girl" Back In "Don't Put It On Me Girl." Farmer Julie Otsdawa Junction Farm Parenting
Putting My Middle Finger on the Pulse of the Country Andrea Reiser Gold Coast Mama Op/Ed
Put One Foot in Front of the Other Denice Erway deniceerway.com Heart
Pushing Your Past Out Into Your Future Issa Mas Single Mama NYC Heart
Pushing Your Past into Your Future Issa Mas Single Mama NYC Parenting
Punching This Girl Arnebya Herndon What Now and Why Heart