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
Fleas Have Taken Over the World Susan Driscoll Two Demented Dames Humor
Dinner At My House Last Night Christie Tate Outlaw Mama Humor
The Great Crapper Capper Caper of Westchester County Corporate Wife http://www.moveitsister.com Humor
texting with mom: ocd edition Tracy Lane tracy lane is not a virgin Humor
Yes, This Is A True Story Carrie Wood Amazing Grace and a Safe Haven Humor
Fast Break Abby Diaz What's Left Over Humor
I Smell Trouble, Part Dos Abby Diaz What's Left Over Humor
I Never-Parent Style Cristie Ritz King The Right Hand Mom Humor
Pubes, bleach and chicken sh*t. Pretty much your normal Wednesday afternoon. Amanda Marie Penelope Westmont Mandajuice Humor
Keeper of Corpses Tangled Lou Periphery Humor
Babysitter Confidential Stacy Dymalski From Nonsense to Momsense Humor
10 Things That Make Me Cry (Disclaimer: It Doesn't Take Much.) Jen Senecal www.keekoin.com Humor
A Fish Called Wanda Kristen McClusky motherload: diary of a modern day housewife superhero Humor
The Wheels on the Bus Are Flat: The Top 10 Most Annoying Children Samantha Kemp-Jackson Multiple Mayhem Mamma Humor
I Am Vignette Diesel Violet Creative Devolution Humor
I Wish I Make Nice Words Together With My Mouth. Violet Creative Devolution Humor
I Resolve To Say What I Mean Rufina Being Rufina Humor
Dear Lily Jen Senecal www.keekoin.com Humor
Cell #7 Jen Senecal Keekoin Humor
One Last Post, You Nablohelpmemama Susan Driscoll Two Demented Dames Humor
Dinosaurs Are Named Lily Or Annie Not Bud Or Bob Susan Driscoll Two Demented Dames Humor
Hey Chris Are You There? pt II Susan Driscoll Two Demented Dames Humor
So You Want To Be Witty Like Me? Susan Driscoll Two Demented Dames Humor
The Pony From Poltergeist Susan Driscoll Two Demented Dames Humor
My Conversation With Twana Susan Driscoll Two Demented Dames Humor
Jeopardy Hanging From the Hemingway Chandelier Susan Driscoll Two Demented Dames Humor
Is It January 2nd yet? Susan Driscoll Two Demented Dames Humor
edge of a grave and meat ants rebekah dickinson a sculptured life Humor
What My Dogs Would Say If They Could Talk Jennifer Barbour another jennifer Humor
An Open Letter to Socks Jennifer Barbour another jennifer Humor
My First Post Jackie J. Woman of a Certain Age Humor
Water Then Fire Carol Greet Red Dirt In My Soul Humor
If I Didn't Work Marta Lost and Forgotten Humor
Food Poisioning With Children Marta Lost and Forgotten Humor
Sometimes My Life Feels Like a "Saturday Night Live" Skit Robin Taney PRsonality & Purpose Humor
What Annoys Me Most About Gwyneth Paltrow Kablooey K A B L O O E Y Humor
Sometimes My Life Feels Like a "Saturday Night Live" Skit Robin Taney PRsonality & Purpose Humor
Travel Don'ts Kristen McClusky motherload: diary of a modern day housewife superhero Humor
Help Me Out Here, Tooth Fairy Arnebya What Now and Why Humor
Talking with a 10 yr old Arnebya Herndon What Now and Why Humor
Aqua Boogie Arnebya Herndon What Now and Why Humor
Panty Raid Arnebya Herndon What Now and Why Humor
You're Welcome Arnebya Herndon What Now and Why Humor
Why Do I Have to Coo at Your Baby When You Won’t Pet My Cat? Liz Ference Maybe Baby, Maybe NOT! Humor
You Look Good Holding That Baby...And Other Creepy Things People Say Liz Ference Maybe Baby, Maybe NOT! Humor
Make Your Leap List Before You Get Married or Have a Baby Liz Ference Maybe Baby, Maybe NOT! Humor
Just the Towel, Please Arnebya Herndon What Now and Why Humor
Biological Clocks have Snooze Buttons – and Off Buttons, and Cords to Rip from the Wall Altogether Liz Ference Maybe Baby, Maybe NOT! Humor
Parenthood: The Ultimate Natural High? Liz Ference Maybe Baby, Maybe NOT! Humor
I'm Selfish - You Should Be Too Liz Ference Maybe Baby, Maybe NOT! Humor
The Maths Arnebya Herndon What Now and Why Humor
The Oops Baby Fraud Liz Ference Maybe Baby, Maybe NOT! Humor
A Case of Mistaken Pregnancy Liz Ference Maybe Baby, Maybe NOT! Humor
Taking Money Out of the Should-I-Have-A-Baby Equation Liz Ference Maybe Baby, Maybe NOT! Humor
I'm the Mama Arnebya Herndon What Now and Why Humor
Black Ken Arnebya Herndon What Now and Why Humor
Beware, Robbers. We Have Bats and Knives and Lots of Vinyl Arnebya Herndon What Now and Why Humor
Life in Suburbia: Don't Forget to Look Up Nancy Wurtzel Dating Dementia Humor
Ummmmm Maybe Arnebya Herndon What Now and Why Humor
The Pass, the Pot, and the Cup Arnebya Herndon What Now and Why Humor
There's already poop in the toilet, and other indignities of raising kids Julie Kennon Mama Drama Humor
Does Age Matter Arnebya Herndon What Now and Why Humor
Dear Katy Perry, Please Stop Making Me Be The Mean Mom! Sharon Rowley Momof6 Humor
Mother Nature Hates Black People and Daffodils Arnebya Herndon What Now and Why Humor
*This* cabinet. Farmer Julie Otsdawa Junction Farm Humor
Wherein I Become Ron Swanson Farmer Julie Otsdawa Junction Farm Humor
McDonald's Robs Toddlers Arnebya Herndon What Now and Why Humor
"He ate all the snap peas. He dies tonight." Farmer Julie Otsdawa Junction Farm Humor
The Revenge of R. Kelly Farmer Julie Otsdawa Junction Farm Humor
Thanks Mum. Amanda Marley-Clarke Discovery Village: Serendipity Humor
Fashion hypocrisy Fashion Puppets Fashion Puppets Humor
Hanging by a Thread(s) and the Zoolander Miracle Tall Curly Biscuit Tall Curly Biscuit and the Annals of Whizdumb Humor
pee is icky hill + pen www.hillpen.com Humor
How to Bake Sugar Cookies Worth Crashing Your Car For Tall Curly Biscuit Tall Curly Biscuit and the Annals of Whizdumb Humor
kids eat free hill + pen www.hillpen.com Humor
karaoke hill + pen www.hillpen.com Humor
The Birds and the Bees: How NOT to Talk With Your Daughter, Unless Mine Turns Out Perfect, in Which Case You Should Take My Advice Tall Curly Biscuit Tall Curly Biscuit and the Annals of Whizdumb Humor
My Touching Parenting Advice: All About Smooshbags Tall Curly Biscuit Tall Curly Biscuit and the Annals of Whizdumb Humor
An Idea for Nicholas Sparks’ Next Novel Tall Curly Biscuit Tall Curly Biscuit and the Annals of Whizdumb Humor
The Winter Break Rachel Yates Defining Moves Humor
Newsletter Nightmares Rachel Yates Defining Moves Humor
Tried and Trusted Ways to Lose Your Security Deposit - Kids and Puppies Rachel Yates Defining Moves Humor
Nuts Robin O'Bryant Robin's Chicks Humor
Ding Dong the Fish are Dead Robin O'Bryant Robin's Chicks Humor
The Mirror Has Three Faces Alison Paul The Cluck and Strut Humor
The Only and Ultimate Rich White Girl Problem Tall Curly Biscuit Tall Curly Biscuit and the Annals of Whizdumb Humor
On Raising a Tween-ager Kirsten Bischoff Freshly-Hatched Humor
Am I Bad Enough? Amber Strocel Strocel.com Identity
Those Hands. Danielle Barnsley-Cervo Another Version of Mother Identity
Quit being a jerk to yourself. Michelle Albright-Peters So Wonderful, So Marvelous Identity
The life lessons I've learned Avitable Avitable.com Identity
The Gift of a Tenacious Pear Suzanne Stauss Periphery Identity
The Path That Chose Me Rachel Cohen-Rottenberg Journeys with Autism Identity
Month Without Mirrors Autumn Whitefield-Madrano The Beheld Identity
Resolutions Deanna Cogdon Miller HRM Parent Identity
Tales of My City Sarah Piazza Sarah Piazza Identity
The Rose akbutler Try Defying Gravity Identity
The Tick of the Clock Law Momma Spilled Milk (and other atrocities) Identity
Yep, It Still Hurts Kirsten Piccini The Kir Corner Identity
For Lisa and For Noelle Kirsten Piccini The Kir Corner Identity