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
Apples Renee Ronika Klug Quiet Anthem Parenting
We Will Dance reneeronika Quiet Anthem Identity
A Member of the (not so) Secret Grammar Police Varda Steinhardt The Squashed Bologna: a slice of life in the sandwich generation Humor
Scoliosis Brace Art Heidi Ferrer Girl to Mom Visuals
Planets Varda Steinhardt The Squashed Bologna: a slice of life in the sandwich generation Parenting
What remains possible Varda Steinhardt The Squashed Bologna: a slice of life in the sandwich generation Heart
What remains possible Varda Steinhardt The Squashed Bologna: a slice of life in the sandwich generation Parenting
I've never had a best friend Fadra Nally All.Things.Fadra Heart
3 AM Varda Steinhardt The Squashed Bologna: a slice of life in the sandwich generation 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
H is for Holding Hands Varda Steinhardt The Squashed Bologna: a slice of life in the sandwich generation Heart
How To Deal With The Crap In Our Lives Robin Plemmons balls to the wall, y'all Humor
A Different Sort of Marathon Varda Steinhardt The Squashed Bologna: a slice of life in the sandwich generation Parenting
A Different Sort of Marathon Varda Steinhardt The Squashed Bologna: a slice of life in the sandwich generation Heart
Here's to Blogging: My one-year anniversary Sara Lind Moments of Exhilaration Heart
I'll Be Seeing You LaDonna Dennis Mom Blog Society Heart
And Then We Had Hamburgers Didactic Pirate DadCentric Parenting
Adventures in Babysitting JulieSue Goldwasser Obsessed with poop...and other sh*t Parenting
Cramping my style JulieSue Goldwasser Obsessed with Poop...and other sh*t Humor
Go the F*ck to... JulieSue Goldwasser Obsessed with Poop...and other sh*t Humor
I Surrender All Lilly feelLOVDeveryday Heart
A Trip of a Lifetime Lilly feelLOVDeveryday Heart
Rewind. Do-Over. Second Chance. Lilly feelLOVDeveryday Parenting
Shifting Want to Need Lilly feelLOVDeveryday Heart
Name Change Lilly feelLOVDeveryday Parenting
My Happiness. My Responsibility. Lilly feelLOVDeveryday Heart
Accepting Your Journey Lilly feelLOVDeveryday Heart
The Discovery of You Lilly feelLOVDeveryday Identity
I am LOVD Lilly feelLOVDeveryday Identity
On The Road Of Special Needs Parenting Ellen Seidman Love That Max Parenting
Psych ward socks Jennifer Bipolar Mom Life Identity
When They Judge, Do Not Take It Personally Cendrine Marrouat CendrineMarrouat.com Op/Ed
In The Silence - A Look at Logan, His Siezures, and a bit of Thread Katrina Moody Kat's Cafe Parenting
Are we just friends because of my money? Elizabeth Jayne Liu Flourish in Progress Humor
It's best to steal from kids who don't speak English Elizabeth Jayne Liu Flourish in Progress Identity
1/10/02 Elizabeth Jayne Liu Flourish in Progress Heart
This one may kill me. Nice knowing you. Elizabeth Jayne Liu Flourish in Progress Humor
Are you dating a mofo? An assessment checklist Elizabeth Jayne Liu Flourish in Progress Humor
when an abortion happens in a good marriage Lidia-Anain http://sexlovejoy.com Heart
Welcome to the Jungle Julie Burns In the Middle Parenting
Welcome to the Jungle Julie Burns In the Middle Parenting
Fish-Infested Waters Lori Volkman Witty Little Secret Identity
Fish-Infested Waters Lori Volkman Witty Little Secret Identity
Phone Sex for Moms (Sorry June) Susanna Morgan Not June Humor
Love's Letters Lost Nancy Davis Kho Midlife Mixtape Heart
These Wounds aren't mine! Kristle Helmuth Forget The Dog Not The Baby! Heart
These Wounds aren't mine! Kristle Helmuth Forget The Dog Not The Baby! Heart
3 Things I Learned from Military Spouses Kristle Helmuth Forget The Dog Not The Baby! Identity
Its Not Okay! Kristle Helmuth Forget The Dog Not The Baby! Heart
Fall Down and Get Back Up Karla Porter Archer Karla Archer Heart
What Defines a Woman… [scratch that] a Person? Karla Porter Archer KarlaArcher.com Heart
The Answer Shannon But I Do Have a Law Degree Parenting
Peepeii Vikki Reich Up Popped A Fox Visuals
Lois' Mom, Style Icon Lois Alter Mark StyleSubstanceSoul Identity
Lois and Michael on Becoming Empty Nesters Lois Alter Mark StyleSubstanceSoul Parenting
My Handbag, Myself Lois Alter Mark StyleSubstanceSoul Humor
It's Time to Re-Think Pink Lois Alter Mark StyleSubstanceSoul Op/Ed
F is for Feminism, and It Is Not an "F Word" Nancy Hill Reason Creek Identity
Sibling Revelry Elizabeth McGuire Peace, Love, and Guacamole Visuals
Occupy Parents: Oppression by toddler Wired Momma Wired Momma Humor
Unlabeled. Rachel Callahan Grasping for Objectivity Op/Ed
Who is the "Real Posh Mom?" Jennifer Buxton Real Posh MOM Identity
Thank You, Unnamed Soldier Lisa Douglas Crazy Adventures in Parenting Heart
Impossible Things Before Breakfast Maggie Christ Magpie Musing Identity
To Be, Not To Be Maggie Christ Magpie Musing Heart
Reserve Your Mom Judgment kikimojo I Still Hate Pickles Parenting
Breastfeeding: At the Crossroads Outlaw Mama Outlaw Mama Heart
Go Down, Moses Jennifer Weinberg Kvetch Mom Humor
Perennial Parenting Wisdom in the Secret Garden Andrea Fox MOM-enclature Parenting
Humiliating Mom Story Heidi Ferrer Girl to Mom Humor
Marriage Status is Irrelevant Mandy Walker Since My Divorce Op/Ed
Pink Amber Mae Amber May Be... Humor
Gay for Fey Hannah Bunker Everything Sunny Always Humor
A Big Sister's Birthday Wish Hannah Bunker Everything Sunny Always Heart
Waiting for Grace: The Attack on a Woman's Identity Hannah Bunker Everything Sunny Always Heart
Dear 15 Year Old Me Hannah Bunker Everything Sunny Always Identity
A Lesson In Sailing Hannah Bunker Everything Sunny Always Humor
Honesty Didactic Pirate Didactic Pirate Heart
Good Days, Bad Days Rachel J. Panoramic Playground Parenting
Growing Up And Learning Independence...And Mommy Is Too Rachel J. Panoramic Playground Heart
Letter To Hannah: The Day You Came True Rachel J. Panoramic Playground Heart
Sometimes Love Is Hard To See Rachel J. Panoramic Playground Heart
Confidence is Sexy Stephanie Brennan People Do Things With Their Lives Op/Ed
One Touch Ellie DeLano SingleMomtism Parenting
Empty Gestures Ellie DeLano SingleMomtism Heart
Nevermind, I'll Find A Song Like You Ellie DeLano SingleMomtism Identity
In Real Life Ellie DeLano SingleMomtism Op/Ed
Those Who Do Yoga Ellie DeLano SingleMomtism Humor
Ways My Life Became Unmanageable Because of Alcohol Heidi Ferrer Girl to Mom Heart
Alone at Night Heidi Ferrer Girl to Mom Heart
Dresden Goes to Washington Dresden Creating Motherhood Op/Ed
10 Things I'm Glad No One Told Me Abou Becoming a Mom Theresa A Mountain Momma Humor
A "deficiency" or a mental illness? Jennifer Bipolar Mom Life Identity
The Cigarette Duet. (Princess Chelsea) Eileen Z. Wolter A Suburban State of Mom Humor
I Wore a Hat Today; That was a Mistake Denice Erway deniceerway.com Identity
Put One Foot in Front of the Other Denice Erway deniceerway.com Heart
You Know You're a Mother When You Need to Count to 300 Tracy Morrison Sellabit Mum Parenting
All Hail to Principal Kate Kristen McClusky motherload: diary of a modern day housewife superhero Parenting
On Safari Kristen McClusky motherload: diary of a modern day housewife superhero Humor
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