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 Namesort icon Blog Name (if applicable, N/A if not) Category
A mama in the darkness Jocelyn ScooterMarie Parenting
Occupy the Holidays Jodee Rose Cheeseblarg Visuals
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
In Which Shapewear Is Out To Get Me Jodifur Jodifur Humor
French Parents Are Superior. In Fact, Most Other Parents Are Better Than You Are. Josette Plank josetteplank.com Parenting
The Devil's Advocate To Happiness Prescriptions Josette Plank josetteplank.com Op/Ed
7 Unique Ways I'm Celebrating Earth Day Including Using A Ginsu To Fix My Toilet Josette Plank josetteplank.com Humor
Not A Fairy Tale JoTaleJ Chickens and Bees Heart
The Camera Bag Judy Schwartz Haley CoffeeJitters Identity
on-this-day-of-suicide-prevention-i-remember julia roberts kidneysandeyes.com Parenting
A Few Things No One Told Me About Parenting Julianna Miner Rants from Mommyland Humor
Domestic Enemies of the Stay at Home Mom Julianna Miner Rants from Mommyland Humor
The Island of Misnamed Toys Julianna Miner Rants from Mommyland Humor
Oh The Places You'll Go Julianna Miner Rants from Mommyland Humor
Oh The Places You'll Go Julianna Miner Rants from Mommyland Humor
Scatterbrained Creative Julie The Root of all Evel Heart
I Remembered Julie The Root of all Evel Heart
Welcome to the Jungle Julie Burns In the Middle Parenting
Welcome to the Jungle Julie Burns In the Middle Parenting
Today Call Me Large Julie C. Gardner By Any Other Name Identity
I am a Drunk Julie Elsdon-Height Sober Julie Doing Life Identity
There's already poop in the toilet, and other indignities of raising kids Julie Kennon Mama Drama Humor
RIP Common Sense: A Mother's Free Advice to the Campaign of 2012 Julie McGuire From the Mudroom Op/Ed
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
Adventures in Babysitting JulieSue Goldwasser Obsessed with poop...and other sh*t Parenting
Balance JW Moxie The Smartness Parenting
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
How to Tell That Your Mom's a Covert Hoarder K A B L O O E Y K A B L O O E Y Visuals
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
What Annoys Me Most About Gwyneth Paltrow Kablooey K A B L O O E Y Humor
Not Politics Kalisa Hyman The One in Heels Identity
On Their Own Kalisa Hyman The One in Heels Parenting
A Good Fit Kalisa Hyman The One in Heels Heart
Baby Fat Kami Lewis Levin The Fence: A Working Mom Blog Identity
Terrorism, Violence & Family Values Kami Lewis Levin The Fence: A Working Mom Blog Parenting
Sibling Loverly Kami Lewis Levin The Fence: A Working Mom Blog Humor
Finding My Religion Karen Amster-Young the52weeks.com Heart
The fight Karen Jane Charlton the rhythm method Heart
Parenthood Karen Sugarpants Karen Sugarpants Parenting
Parenthood Karen Sugarpants Karen Sugarpants Parenting
The Sugarpants Household Parenting Manifesto (Incomplete and Subject to Change) Karen Sugarpants Karen Sugarpants Parenting
Beauty in Death Karen Sugarpants Karen Sugarpants Heart
Walking to Listen - How a complete stranger on the side of a country road touched my life Karie Fugett Wife (Widow) Of A Wounded Marine Heart
'Tis better to have loved Karie Fugett Wife (Widow) Of A Wounded Marine Heart
Food and Memory Kario The Writing Life Heart
Food and Memory Kario The Writing Life Heart
What Defines a Woman… [scratch that] a Person? Karla Porter Archer KarlaArcher.com Heart
Fall Down and Get Back Up Karla Porter Archer Karla Archer Heart
Chocolate and the Curse Kate The Radula Parenting
The Night I Held My First Book Kate Hayes Adventures in Parenting Identity
A Chance Encounter with Santa Claus Kate Hayes Adventures in Parenting Heart
Advice for a New Mom Kate Hayes Adventures in Parenting Heart
Thoughts on Divorce and Custody Visits Kate Hayes Adventures in Parenting Parenting
A Public Service Announcement, Of Sorts. Katherine Grass Stains Parenting
On Romney & Rosen & Why Assumptions Are Bull Katherine Stone Strollerderby Heart
Bereavement & Social Media Kathy Benson Bereaved and Blessed (formerly Four of a Kind) Heart
Bereavement & Social Media Kathy Benson Bereaved and Blessed (formerly Four of a Kind) Op/Ed
Best Management Training on Earth Kathy Radigan My dishwasher's possessed! Parenting
Proud to be a Stage Mother Kathy Radigan My dishwasher's possessed! Heart
Motherhood Ate My Brain Kathy Radigan My dishwasher's possessed! Humor
Unexpected Lessons Kathy Radigan My dishwasher's possessed! Heart
My Novel Life Kathy Radigan My dishwasher's possessed! Heart
{ Untitled } Katie Mama May I Heart
Dirty Little Secret Katie Hennenlotter Mom de Plume: The Misadventures of a Multi-faceted Mom Heart
{ Untitled } Katie Neuman Mama May I Heart
Walking in your Own Shoes. Katie Reedell Dreams in the Palm of Your Hand Identity
When "As Is" Is the Only Door to Open Katie Walters An Authentic Life Heart
Lone Wolves Katriina The Headspace Blog Identity
Throwing in the towel on parenthood Katriina The Headspace Blog Heart
In The Silence - A Look at Logan, His Siezures, and a bit of Thread Katrina Moody Kat's Cafe Parenting
Growing Up Blue and White in Happy Valley Katy Farber Katy Farber Op/Ed
Food Activism: Change the World One Meal at a Time Katy Farber Non-Toxic Kids Op/Ed
IF ONLY Kayla Roussel Our Holland [An ordinary blog about our EXTRAordinary boy] Heart
Working Mom's Lament KeAnne Family Building with a Twist Heart
They Shoot Poor People, Don't They? KeAnne Family Building with a Twist Op/Ed
An Open Letter to My Son's Preschool Teachers KeAnne Family Building with a Twist Heart
A Promise To My Son- Things Will Get Better Keeksaz www.msfyk.blogspot.com Heart
The State of the Uterus Keiko Zoll The Infertility Voice Op/Ed
But not forgotten. Keiko Zoll The Infertility Voice Heart
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
Party Pants Kelly Southern Fried Children Parenting
Carolyn & Taco Kelly Southern Fried Children Humor
Shane's Story Kelly Southern Fried Children Humor
Rebel, Rebel Kelly Southern Fried Chicken Humor
I Do Not Have Everything Under Control Kelly Kailana Mama Parenting
I Came to Win Kelly Brown The Turnip Farmer Heart
Coconutty Kelly Hines Southern Fried Children Humor
Be Enough Me: The Color Yellow Kelly Pugliano Mom Got Blog Heart
"What's Inside a Disposable Diaper" Kelly Wels kellywels.com Parenting
When Grace is Gone Kerry Ann Morgan Vinobaby's Voice Heart
Such a Tweaker Kiera Bringing Up Baby Bird Identity
Such a Tweaker Kiera Bringing Up Baby Bird Heart
The Super Skinny Mom Kiera Bringing Up Baby Bird Parenting
The Super Skinny Mom Kiera Bringing Up Baby Bird Heart
The Super Skinny Mom Kiera Bringing Up Baby Bird Heart