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
You talkin' to me? Frances Frost just piddlin' Humor
10 Things People Say Before They Are Parents Zoey Martin Good Googs Humor
Skinny Jeans, Oh Skinny Jeans Kristine Cook Wait in the Van Humor
An American Tale (Scrunchie Edition) Kristine Cook Wait in the Van Humor
I'm Putting this Shit on the Internet Kristine Cook Wait in the Van Humor
True Story Kristine Cook Wait in the Van Humor
Pins I Know Better Than To Try Jill Baby Rabies Humor
This Needs To Be Discussed: Children's Shoes Jill Baby Rabies Humor
I made it out alive Amanda K the daily sweatpants Humor
On Safari Kristen McClusky motherload: diary of a modern day housewife superhero Humor
The Cigarette Duet. (Princess Chelsea) Eileen Z. Wolter A Suburban State of Mom Humor
10 Things I'm Glad No One Told Me Abou Becoming a Mom Theresa A Mountain Momma Humor
Those Who Do Yoga Ellie DeLano SingleMomtism Humor
A Lesson In Sailing Hannah Bunker Everything Sunny Always Humor
Gay for Fey Hannah Bunker Everything Sunny Always Humor
Pink Amber Mae Amber May Be... Humor
Humiliating Mom Story Heidi Ferrer Girl to Mom Humor
Go Down, Moses Jennifer Weinberg Kvetch Mom Humor
Occupy Parents: Oppression by toddler Wired Momma Wired Momma Humor
My Handbag, Myself Lois Alter Mark StyleSubstanceSoul Humor
Phone Sex for Moms (Sorry June) Susanna Morgan Not June Humor
Are you dating a mofo? An assessment checklist Elizabeth Jayne Liu Flourish in Progress Humor
This one may kill me. Nice knowing you. Elizabeth Jayne Liu Flourish in Progress Humor
Are we just friends because of my money? Elizabeth Jayne Liu Flourish in Progress Humor
Go the F*ck to... JulieSue Goldwasser Obsessed with Poop...and other sh*t Humor
Cramping my style JulieSue Goldwasser Obsessed with Poop...and other sh*t Humor
How To Deal With The Crap In Our Lives Robin Plemmons balls to the wall, y'all Humor
A Member of the (not so) Secret Grammar Police Varda Steinhardt The Squashed Bologna: a slice of life in the sandwich generation Humor
New Years Resolutions in a 2.0 World Miscellaneous Mum Miscellaneous Mum - Trying to find the objective correlative, everyday Humor
How To Take Your Daughter to a Birthday Tea Party Kelcey Kintner The Mama Bird Diaries Humor
Romantic Moments in the Modern Day Marriage Kelcey Kintner The Mama Bird Diaries Humor
That Super Weird Thing You Do Kelcey Kintner The Mama Bird Diaries Humor
College Timeline for Neurotic Parents J.D. Rothman TheNeuroticParent Humor
Hey Baby, Check Out My Washboard Abs! Heidi Ferrer Girl to Mom Humor
My Vagina Has a First Name Heidi Ferrer Girl to Mom Humor
I'm a Banana. Shiftless Mommie Shiftless Mommie Humor
On the bright side, only one of us went to jail Elizabeth Jayne Liu Flourish in Progress Humor
Monday Dare: This urge overtakes everyone, yes? Elizabeth Jayne Liu Flourish in Progress Humor
Monday Dare: Check yourself before you wreck yourself Elizabeth Jayne Liu Flourish in Progress Humor
Sorry I pushed you in the head Elizabeth Jayne Liu Flourish in Progress Humor
DIY Feminine Hygiene Tips Iris Beard The Bearded Iris Humor
It's just a phase...I hope. Iris Beard The Bearded Iris Humor
Oh my God, what's that smell? Iris Beard The Bearded Iris Humor
A full circle sausage moment The Bearded Iris In The Powder Room Humor
Into the Mouth of Babes Sosha Lewis It's Not Sasha Humor
Playing Doctor Sosha Lewis It's Not Sasha Humor
Jim Carrey now learns his dance moves from me thanks to Zumba Dead Cow Girl Dead Cow Girl Humor
The Real Life of a Houseboy Dead Cow Girl Dead Cow Girl Humor
The Real Life of a Houseboy Dead Cow Girl Dead Cow Girl Humor
Spanking. It's not just for perverts any more! Dead Cow Girl Dead Cow Girl Humor
My Love Letter to Tina Fey Jen People I Want to Punch in the Throat Humor
Inside MY Closet Jen People I Want to Punch in the Throat Humor
Bad Words - Oh Pickle!!! Stacey Maisch From Grind to Whine Humor
My Twelve Days of Christmas Allison Light darthblonde Humor
The World's Largest Reality Check Allison Light darthblonde Humor
How to Make Heart Fried Potatoes in 22 Minutes Anna Sandler Random Handprints Humor
The Mommy Wars Hunger Games. Cindy Reed The Reedster Speaks Humor
it's mine. all mine. Jennifer Linney bug and the sweet banana Humor
it's mine. all mine. Jennifer Linney bug and the sweet banana Humor
The Side Dish Solution Christine Pittman Cook the Story Humor
Super Pancake Tuesday Christine Pittman Cook the Story Humor
Friday Funnies: A Play in One Act Diana Mejia Life Well Blended Humor
This Is Sleep Jeopard Emily Guy Birken The SAHMnambulist Humor
Open letter to a pop tart Wendy Wilson Bella Noise Humor
a review of my bidet the muskrat DadCentric Humor
We Just Don't Mix Lianna Greetings From Crazyville Farms Humor
7 Unique Ways I'm Celebrating Earth Day Including Using A Ginsu To Fix My Toilet Josette Plank josetteplank.com Humor
Fun Summer Family Activity Christene Confessions From The Crib Humor
A Tent Outside the City Jenny Ingram Jenny On the Spot Humor
Questions I have always wanted answered...pet peeves Carol Rood Two Demented Dames Humor
What goes up must come down Carol Rood Two Demented Dames Humor
Best friends are the best Carol Rood Two Demented Dames Humor
I need my drugs NOW!!!! Carol Rood Two Demented Dames Humor
Menopause, shmenopause...... Carol Rood Two Demented Dames Humor
WTF???? Questions questions questions.... Carol Rood Two Demented Dames Humor
To the person who stole my Taco Bell Gordita Savings Fund Elizabeth Jayne Liu Flourish in Progress Humor
I've Fallen and I Can't Get Up K A B L O O E Y K A B L O O E Y Humor
Birthing Your Blog Corporate Wife http://www.moveitsister.com Humor
Six million ways to die Elizabeth Jayne Liu Flourish in Progress Humor
Let's be friends. I pay top dollar. Elizabeth Jayne Liu Flourish in Progress Humor
Dragon Water Elizabeth Jayne Liu Flourish in Progress Humor
Ambien, Ambien, Where Art Thou O Ambien? Susan Driscoll Two Demented Dames Humor
Remember That Sunday Penny Crap? Susan Driscoll Two Demented Dames Humor
Why the Brownie Leader Hates my Guts K A B L O O E Y K A B L O O E Y Humor
Supernanny vs. Moochie: The Smackdown K A B L O O E Y K A B L O O E Y Humor
Holy Repeat Babymakers, Batman! Pilar Clark Babble Kids Humor
Too Old To Twilight? Pilar Clark Babble Kids Humor
Do You Ever Think About Random Things: Elephant Edition Sarah Manley nerdyapple.com Humor
Let's Just Be Nudists, Who's In? Susan Driscoll Two Demented Dames Humor
Jesus is a Biscuit Alison Paul The Cluck and Strut Humor
Misguided Ads: City MRI Centre Jodee Rose I'd Like Cheese on My Entire Family! aka da Cheeseblarg Humor
Why the long face? Jodee Rose I'd Like Cheese on My Entire Family! aka da Cheeseblarg Humor
There's No Me in Baking Alison Paul The Cluck and Strut Humor
The PTA and the Fonz Alison Paul The Cluck and Strut Humor
And Then My Son Lost His Toenail Alison Paul The Cluck and Strut Humor
Is That The Best You've Got?! Alison Paul The Cluck and Strut Humor
Menopause, an Orgasm, and a Bowl of Spicy Chili HomeRearedChef San Jose Food Examiner Humor
I'm a Thirteen Year Old Girl Susan Driscoll Two Demented Dames Humor
Lovely Lady's Rules for Life Susan Driscoll Two Demented Dames Humor
My Weekend in Less Than Two Sentences Susan Driscoll Two Demented Dames Humor