The 2014 BiBs Finalists are …

BiBbigLogo2014aThe votes have been counted. The verdict is in. These blogs are awesome.

Since 29 April, the blogging community has been voting for its favourite blogs from the BiBs shortlists and only 6 out of the 16 go through to be finalists.

The top 4 blogs with the highest votes are put through and BritMums chooses two as well. The quality of blogs is better than ever, which makes the success of shortlisted bloggers as well as finalists all the more admirable.

Without further ado, ladies and gentlemen, a round of applause for the 2014 BiBs Finalists (in alphabetical order)!

 

 

Fresh Voice

  1. Adventures of Adam
  2. Beautiful Misbehaviour
  3. Hurrah for Gin
  4. Katy Hill’s Blog
  5. Sisterhood (and all that)
  6. The Intrepid Misadventurer

Food

  1. A Mummy Too
  2. Elizabeth’s Kitchen
  3. My Golden Pear
  4. Super Golden Bakes
  5. The Crazy Kitchen
  6. Taming Twins

Inspire

  1. Edspire
  2. Just Bring the Chocolate
  3. Kate on Thin Ice
  4. Life as a Widower
  5. Who The Hell Does He Think He Is?
  6. Write Like No One’s Watching

Social

  1. Coombe Mill Blog
  2. Dad Who Blogs
  3. Mummy Barrow
  4. One Dad 3 Girls
  5. Random Rantings of a Tattooed Mummy
  6. The Adoption Social

Writer

  1. Actually Mummy
  2. Emma Clark Lam, An Author’s Notebook
  3. Dorky Mum
  4. Goodbye Pert Breasts
  5. Not Another Mummy Blog
  6. Older Mum (In a Muddle)

Photo

  1. Capture by Lucy
  2. Lavender and Lovage
  3. Mammasaurus
  4. Shutterflies
  5. Makelight
  6. Sorry About The Mess

Video

  1. Actually Mummy
  2. A Residence
  3. A Slice of Lemons Cake
  4. Dear Beautiful Boy
  5. JuggleMum
  6. My Two Mums

Travel

  1. A Bavarian Sojourn
  2. Family Travel Times
  3. Mums Do Travel
  4. Mum’s Gone To
  5. Oh The Places We Will Go
  6. The Mum Blog

Family

  1. 3 Children and It
  2. Diddle Diddle Dumpling
  3. Mari’s World
  4. Mummy Daddy Me
  5. The Oliver’s Madhouse
  6. Up All Hours

Style

  1. Does My Bum Look Big In This?
  2. Love Chic Living
  3. Oh So Amelia
  4. Tigerlilly Quinn
  5. The Ana Mum Diary
  6. Transatlantic Blonde

Laugh

  1. 40 Year Old Domestic Goddess
  2. Heir Raising
  3. How To be A Domestic Disgrace
  4. Just a Normal Mummy
  5. Wife, Mum, Student Bum
  6. Wry Mummy

Crafts

  1. Along Came Cherry
  2. Damson Lane
  3. Domestic Goddesque
  4. Imagination Tree
  5. Me and My Shadow
  6. Red Ted Art

Health

  1. AutismMumma
  2. My Daughter Won’t Sleep
  3. Mummy Never Sleeps
  4. Pinkoddy
  5. The Kitchen Shed
  6. Trying My Patients

Innovate

  1. Fairy Blog Mother
  2. I Heart Snapping
  3. Love All Blogs
  4. Love All Dads Podcast
  5. Science Sparks
  6. Story of Mum

Campaigns

  1. Crazy With Twins
  2. Downs Side Up
  3. Lilies Are Like
  4. Team Honk
  5. Thinly Spread
  6. The Rubbish Diet

Outstanding

  1. A Dad Called Spen
  2. Downs Side Up
  3. Knackered Mother’s Wine Club
  4. Mammasaurus
  5. Red Ted Art
  6. The English Can Cook

We’ll be announcing the winners at the BiBs Party and Ceremony, which takes place on Friday 20 June at BritMums Live. Everyone who attends the conference is invited so don’t miss it! (Get one of the handful of tickets remaining here.)

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43 Responses to The 2014 BiBs Finalists are …

  1. Alison Perry 23 May 2014 at 12:18 #

    So utterly gobsmacked and proud to be a finalist! *does little dance*

  2. Downs Side Up 23 May 2014 at 12:47 #

    Oh my! What an incredibe line-up, so many of my faves. I am so very proud and shaky and a bit teary to be in that collection of fabulousness.
    Thank you
    x

  3. JuggleMum Nadine Hill 23 May 2014 at 13:05 #

    Woohoo! Thanks for posting my name under ‘Video’!
    Some fab blogs here and also great contenders in my category! It’ll be a tough choice!
    Well done everyone – let’s party and celebrate whoever wins at the BiBs!! It is sure to be a fun night.

  4. Pinkoddy 23 May 2014 at 13:16 #

    Omg really??!!!!

    Thank you SO much everyone it is a real honour x

    • Jennifer Howze 23 May 2014 at 14:59 #

      Hope you will be celebrating tonight.

  5. Sarah Ebner 23 May 2014 at 13:38 #

    Really thrilled – kids will be ecstatic (can’t wait to tell them)! Thank you and congrats to everyone!

    • Jennifer Howze 23 May 2014 at 15:00 #

      Every category was so strong this year. Congrats on being a finalist (and the kids too!).

  6. Mirka @Kahanka 23 May 2014 at 13:48 #

    Congratulations to everyone, shame mine is not on it again ;(

  7. Trish - Mum's Gone to 23 May 2014 at 14:18 #

    Such exciting news, thank you.

    Congratulations to all the finalists and commiserations to all those shortlisted who didn’t quite make it.

    • Jennifer Howze 23 May 2014 at 15:00 #

      Trish, in so many categories it was a close call. Great quality, great communities of supporters, great blogging….

  8. My Two Mums 23 May 2014 at 15:33 #

    Such an honour to be among such awesome blogs. We are over the moon.

  9. Fritha Strickland 23 May 2014 at 15:57 #

    wow what a lovely surprise! x

  10. Emma 23 May 2014 at 16:31 #

    Hooray, thrilled to be a finalist! Congratulations to all the other finalists too! :)

  11. older mum in a muddle 23 May 2014 at 16:48 #

    I can’t believe it. I’m still in complete shock. Thank you to everyone who voted! X

  12. pippa @storyofmum 23 May 2014 at 20:41 #

    So so so so thrilled! What incredible company to be in, and what an amazing year: to go from being terrified of speaking at my first ever BritMums Live to being nominated for a BIB. Thank you so much xx

  13. 40 Year Old Domestic Goddess 24 May 2014 at 08:51 #

    For the first time ever…………………..And I mean ever……………….I actually don’t know what to say………………..I am rendered speechless.

    Thank you, thank you, thank you and another thank you to everyone who voted…………………………………….I may have to have a lie down…………………………

    xxx

  14. Jaime Oliver 24 May 2014 at 20:56 #

    It’s been over 24hrs and my name is still on here .. so its now official ………I am gobsmacked!!

    I have cried like a baby! xxx

    thank you everyone so very much

  15. Kanchan@The Intrepid Misadventurer 24 May 2014 at 21:03 #

    Just checking in to see this is real! 😉 thank you so much…from me and mine, we’re all a bit over the moon! :-) xxx

  16. Natasha Batsford 26 May 2014 at 23:50 #

    Congrats to all the finalists, very well deserved!

  17. Liz 27 May 2014 at 07:04 #

    Absolutely delighted to be a finalist in the travel category for the third year in a row. A huge thank you to everyone who voted for me, and well done not only to everyone who is a finalist and shortlisted but everyone who manages to keep blogging and raise a family as well. We rock!

  18. Michelle 17 June 2014 at 14:37 #

    Congratulations everybody – it’s a tough call!

  19. Philip 15 July 2014 at 23:53 #

    Finally i quit my day job, now i earn a lot of
    money online you should try too, just search in google – bluehand roulette system

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