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
Being Carried Kirsten Piccini The Kir Corner Identity
The 2% Can Suck It Gwen Hartley The Hartley Hooligans Identity
my blog thesis Summer Le Musings of Moi Identity
I'm Single and Happy...Why Does That Make Them So Mad? eleanore wells The Spinsterlicious Life Identity
200 pounds in a bikini Pam Desmond Pam-a-rama ding dong Identity
When I Was A Princess Lady Jennie A Lady in France Identity
Dear Ann Krinsky Age Twenty Ann Imig Ann's Rants Identity
Recovery Glennon Melton Momastery Identity
Miss Lori thinks she is beautiful and this time she is not bluffing Miss Lori www.MissLori.TV Identity
Miss Lori reveals her best self for Swimsuit Confidence week Miss Lori MissLori.TV Identity
Summer of '79 Sarah Piazza Sarah Piazza Identity
Baby Fat Kami Lewis Levin The Fence: A Working Mom Blog Identity
No "Yo" Average Running Start YoRunner YoRunner.blogspot.com Identity
The Bond of Sisters ibebloggen ibebloggen Identity
The Bottom of the Pack ibebloggen ibebloggen Identity
No Longer A Hairy Sasquatch ibebloggen ibebloggen Identity
I Love Drunk Babies ibebloggen ibebloggen Identity
I'm Sleeping Like Mommy Sleeps ibebloggen ibebloggen Identity
Blaming Duran Duran KiKi Walter Flibbertigibbet Identity
One Day It Will All Make Since Carolyn Wysinger Knockturnal Emissions Identity
The truth of the matter Amy Boughner Keep Your Head Up Identity
Unbreakable Michelle Magoffin a.k.a. Peeved Michelle Opinions for Nothing Identity
Hair and Femininity: I Cut My Hair and Opened My Eyes Rita Arens BlogHer Identity
No Refills Rita Arens Surrender, Dorothy Identity
Big Sky, Big Medicine. Really Big Medicine. Red Dirt Kelly The Red Dirt Chronicles Identity
Requiems Pour un Parfait Red Dirt Kelly The Red Dirt Chronicles Identity
Dear @BlogHer attendees & non-attendees Anissa Mayhew Free Anissa Identity
Such a Tweaker Kiera Miller Bringing Up Baby Bird Identity
Such a Tweaker Kiera Miller Bringing Up Baby Bird Identity
What I want you to know about fitness Carmen Staicer mom to the screaming masses Identity
"Melly Shum Hates Her Job" Jenn Bailey "When I'm Not Chasing The Rabbit". Identity
"Food and Relationships" Jenn Bailey "When I'm Not Chasing The Rabbit". Identity
We Can Become Known Elan Morgan Schmutzie.com Identity
Chink in the Stands, an Asian-American Fan's Notes Jen Wang Disgrasian Identity
It's Normal brinnelizabeth b.e. Identity
Mother's Day Robin Elton Simple Green Organic Happy Identity
Young-ish and Old-ish sharongreenthal Empty House, Full Mind Identity
Thanks, but I'll take the sticks and stones Denise Tulips and Togas Identity
I am a Drunk Julie Elsdon-Height Sober Julie Doing Life Identity
Bulimarexia ~The Consequence of Impossible Standards Deborah Cruz The TRUTH about Motherhood Identity
Kissing a Boy Amy Whitley The Never-True Tales Identity
How Nepal Changed me thirdeyemom www.thirdeyemom.com Identity
Scars Chelsey The Paper Mama The Paper Mama Identity
Am I Really Fat? (the nude photos) The Woman Formerly Known As Beautiful The Woman Formerly Known As Beautiful Identity
Walk The Walk, Naked Lady The Woman Formerly Known As Beautiful The Woman Formerly Known as Beautiful Identity
What Fit Actually Looks Like Kristen Howerton Rage Against the Minivan Identity
Midlife Mixtape Manifesto Nancy Davis Kho Midlife Mixtape Identity
Not Politics Kalisa Hyman The One in Heels Identity
Only Me Imperfect Momma Really? I'm A Mom? Identity
Mustache Love Redux: Continued Growth Sara Santiago sarasantiago.com Identity
Shark Eyes Mandy Boles The Well-Read Wife Identity
Where I'm From Jenny Feldon Karma (continued...) Identity
Convincing Myself. Michelle Longo The Journey Identity
20 Years Later: A letter to Chelli (my 16 year old high-school self) Rachelle Pavao Goldenberg My So-Called Geek Girl Life Identity
Don't Let A Lack of Talent Hold You Back Alexandra Rosas Good Day, Regular People Identity
The 89 Club Andrea Reiser Gold Coast Mama Identity
The Art of Being Authentic Lee Block The Post-Divorce Chronicles Identity
10 Ways To Get Some Much Needed Mommy Time Rosann Cunningham ChristianSuperMom Identity
Woe Is Me?: A Melancholy Day Haley Overland Cheaty Monkey Identity
Doesn't Every Vote Matter? Haley Overland On Our Minds Identity
Her Face is Not My Face Jayme Kubo Little Baby Blog Identity
"To Writers!" Marci Rich The Midlife Second Wife Identity
"Take 2: I Blog, Therefore I Am" Marci Rich The Midlife Second Wife Identity
I can pinpoint the exact moment my life changed Stephanie Moram Good Girl Gone Green Identity
"Why We Write Even When We Have No Time" Marci Rich The Midlife Second Wife Identity
"Sweet Tweets: Of Chocolate and Twitter" Marci Rich The Midlife Second Wife Identity
september 11, 2011: my day sarah gilbert cafemama Identity
Tendrils of Depression Issa Mas Single Mama NYC Identity
From A Pecan To A Majestic Magnolia Jana Anthoine Jana's Thinking Place Identity
Depression and My Online Persona Lisa M Frame Daily Pinch Identity
Love and the Law: an Adoption Story Erika Be Gay About It Identity
I Used to Have a Beautiful Belly. Now I Have Beautiful Kids. Laura Franklin Better in Bulk Identity
Boob Job After Breastfeeding? Dagmar Bleasdale Dagmar's momsense Identity
The Beauty of You and Me L.R.Knost Little Hearts/Gentle Parenting Resources Identity
What do you wish to reclaim? Cindi Summerlin Letting the Words Escape Identity
Bruises Angie Kinghorn Angie Kinghorn Identity
5 Pounds. Eileen Z. Wolter A Suburban State of Mom Identity
2011, in one word. Donna Freedman Surviving and Thriving Identity
My Life: As Told By My Closet Amber Page Amber Page Writes Identity
From Surgery To Shame Elena Sonnino Just.Be.Enough. Identity
The Legend of Big Foot - My Working While Pregnant Shoe-mergency Cheree Aspelin Maternity Leave Coach Identity
Sisterhood of the Traveling Maternity Pants Cheree Aspelin Maternity Leave Coach Identity
My Day as a Stay At Home Mom...Fail Cheree Aspelin Maternity Leave Coach Identity
What to Do While You're Home on Maternity Leave Cheree Aspelin Maternity Leave Coach Identity
Standing On My Own Two Feet Laura Tellado Holdin' Out for a Hero Identity
What is my Sexual Orientation Anyway? Carol Rood Homschlr4ever-Loveandlunchmoney Identity
"Why me?" & other mature insights from Spidey's Uncle Ben Laura Tellado Holdin' Out for a Hero Identity
No Apologies: On the Killing of Trayvon Martin and "Being Good" Danielle Belton The Black Snob Identity
Knowledge Conquers Fear: October is Spina Bifida Awareness Month Laura Tellado Holdin' Out for a Hero Identity
My Weight Loss A-Ha Moment Roni Roni's Weigh Identity
Singapore and Paul Revere Pooja notabilia Identity
Pretty Law Momma Spilled Milk (and other atrocities) Identity
Courageous of Crazy Joanne Tombrakos One Woman's Eye Identity
Costume Changes Joanne Tombrakos One Woman's Eye Identity
My Childhood Dream: To Be a Male Nurse Lindsay LaVine Ehilarity Identity
Where I'm From Andrea Bates Good Girl Gone Redneck Identity
Pregnancy Changed Everything Stephanie Moram Good Girl Gone Green Identity
Some girls want diamonds- this gal wants a wind turbine Stephanie Moram Good Girl Gone Green Identity
My Mother Was a Mail-Order Bride Aloysa My Broken Coin Identity
Job Interview or Therapy? Sara Lind Moments of Exhilaration Identity