And the Winners Are…

Posted: October 26, 2010 by jkleiman in Uncategorized

The following are the winners of the 2010 Canadian Blog Awards.

Congratulations to all of the nominees!!

Here are the award badges. Display them with pride:

Until next year,

Jonathan Kleiman

Best Overall:

1st – Listen to Lena!

2nd – Rolling Around In My Head

3rd – Mike’s Bloggity Blog

Best Blog Post:

1st – Praxis Theatre

2nd – Half Soled Boots

3rd – XOXO Jes

Chronic Illness:

1st – The Seated View

2nd – Graceful Agony

3rd – Chronic Connection

Collaborative/Multi-Author Blogs:

1st – Yummy Mummy Club

2nd – UrbanMoms

3rd – Apartment 613

Art, Crafts, Cooking and Other Creative Activities:

1st – Sarah Vaughan Photography

2nd – Shoot First

3rd – Walking With A Camera

Culture and Literature:

1st – Brain Droppings

2nd – Praxis Theatre

3rd – ATP Insider


1st – Listen to Lena!

2nd – Half Soled Boots

3rd – Cheaper Than Therapy


1st – News of the Restless

2nd – Broadsides

3rd – Dammit Janet

Food and Drink:

1st – Accustomed Chaos

2nd – The Hungry Hobbit

3rd – Glutastic

French Language (Francais):

1st – Dans me bulle!

2nd – La Boite a Males

3rd – Vies de fous


1st – Slap Upside the Head (HAT TRICK!)

2nd – Gay Persons of Color

3rd – <asked to be removed>


1st – Rolling Around in my Head

2nd – Graceful Agony

3rd – Those Emergency Blues


1st – XOXO Jes

2nd – My Road Trip To Awesome

3rd – The Momb Shelter

Law Blogs:

1st – LawDiva

2nd – Legal Frontiers

3rd – Wise Law Blog


1st – I Was Young when I Left Home

2nd – NxEW

3rd – Vapor Music

New Blogs:

1st – Mommy Moment

2nd – FunnyFace Beauty

3rd – Meet My Ugly Baby


1st – Rolling Around In My Head

2nd – Lectio

3rd – The Middle Ages


1st – Sir Robert Bond Papers

2nd – Pulpit and Politics

3rd – Calgary Politics

Popular Culture:

1st – La Carmina

2nd – Mike’s Bloggity Blog

3rd – Nag on the Lake

Professional Life:

1st – On Product Management

2nd – Swag2.0 – Rightsleeve Marketing

3rd – MediaStyle

Religion and Philosophy:

1st – Canadian Atheist

2nd – Whatever He Says

3rd – I am Unique!

Science and Technology:

1st – Sync

2nd – Climate Audit

3rd – The Review Crew


1st – Rider Prophet

2nd – The Cheap Seats

3rd – Some Canadian Guys Writing About Soccer

  1. Heather says:

    Hooray! Second place! Thank you!

  2. Antonia says:

    Thanks for all your hard work!

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  4. Thanks for all the work you did to make this years Canadian Blog Awards a success. I am thrilled to be 1st for the Best New Blog! Yay!


  5. Annie says:

    Congratulations everyone!

  6. saskboy says:

    Thanks for running things this year Jonathan, it went by very quickly for me this time!

  7. We won! says:

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  8. PaladinPhil says:

    Well, this was an illuminating moment. At least I placed, and I know what to do next time. 🙂

    /I will unleash my zombie hordes into the voting booths…..

  9. me too, thank you, it was lots of fun, i loved how speedy the process was and how there was an atmosphere of camaraderie rather than competition … loved it.

  10. Lena says:

    Woo hoo! Congratulations to all the winners – I’ve got a LOT of new blogs on my reading list now!

    Jonathan – thanks for all your hard work!

  11. jkleiman says:

    Thanks all. Glad you enjoyed it!

  12. fern hill says:

    Great job, Jonathan! I look forward to next year when the Feminism Category will be included at the beginning of the show.

  13. Thanks Jonathan!! And Congratulations to EVERYONE who placed!! I’m VERY honored to take 2nd in TWO categories! I was up against some REALLY heavy competition!!
    I’ve loved looking through all of these blogs, and am proud to be a part of this online community…
    Jonathan, Bravo – you did a fantastic job!

  14. Thank you so much from Deb and Barbara over at The Middle Ages. We had fun in the process and very much appreciate our 3rd place finish in Personals! The Canadian blog scene is rich and wonderful.
    The Middle Ages

  15. La Carmina says:

    Thank you so much!! I’m so excited and proud to be Canadian! xoxox


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  17. Hi, I’m seeing on some of the winner blogs a button that is specific to their category along with the year 2010 i’d love to have one of those … where do we find them? thanks Dave

  18. Laurita says:

    Thanks so much, Jonathan. This was a fun ride, and I found so many great new blogs.

  19. Thanks, Jonathon, to you and the CBA team for hosting!

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  23. umbrellalady says:

    Thank you for holding this competition – I have enjoyed following along and checking out all these wonderful Canadian blogs. Too often we don’t wave our own flag – it is so nice to pat our fellow Canadians on the back for a blog well done.

  24. Schilder says:

    Found some real great blogs!!!!
    Thanks for the contest!

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  27. ade pane says:

    why never update again?

  28. Jacqueline says:

    Congrats all –
    May I share my Canadian Blog? Myblog, Made by Jacqueline is a crafty blog with a focus on making handmade cards. I post daily, new creations, photos, giveaways and so much more. Please stop by and say hi – looking to get my blog more exposure.
    ~ Jacqueline
    Made by Jacqueline

  29. jamesgreenspan says:

    Hi Guys,

    Congratualtions for gr8 work . My favourite are UrbanMoms and Sync
    love you guys,

  30. erne says:

    Hey there! I just wanted to ask if you ever have any problems with hackers? My last blog (wordpress) was hacked and I ended up losing several weeks of hard work due to no data backup. Do you have any solutions to prevent hackers?

  31. OOYYO Canada says:

    Congratulations to all the winners!

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