THE SUNSHINE BLOGGER AWARD

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THE SUNSHINE BLOGGER AWARD

Hey, guys!

Last weekend came with a big surprise, happiness, and proud feeling. The reason of bumpnmum’s overjoyed is that mom behind this blog has been nominated for “THE SUNSHINE BLOGGER AWARD” by the wonderful fellow blogger Sonali. It’s my first blogging award and you can understand my glee. I am so much thankful to this awesome lady for nominating me for this Sunshine Blog Award. Her own smart crafting blog called Chimmiii is full of happiness and positivity.

ABOUT THE AWARD

The Sunshine Blogger Award is given to bloggers by other bloggers who are creative, positive, and inspiring. Once nominated, the blogger is required to write a post in which they:

  • Thank the blogger who nominated them and links back to their blog.
  • Answer the 11 questions asked by the blogger who nominated them
  • Nominate 11 other blogs and give them 11 new questions to answer.
  • Notify your nominees and display the Sunshine Blogger Award logo in your post.

Thank you so much, Sonali for reading my posts, for appreciating my work.  Here are my answers to your questions:

  • How did you get involved with blogging?

I started my blog as a lifetime gift to my son. Before a mom, I was working in the IT firm as a software developer. But after the arrival of my newborn, I saw myself as a mom first so I took a break from my 9 to 6 job and started a new and full-time job as a mother. The idea of creating Bumpnmum came from the moments when I saw my little man first time and took him in my arms. He is my true inspiration. My baby made me more beautiful, stronger and more confident. Through this blog, I want to express my all motherly feelings and also want to connect with all new moms, moms to be.

  •  What inspires you to write blogs daily/weekly?

My little cute baby is my whole inspiration to build Bumpnmum. Through this blog, I want to share my suggestions, tips, techniques, stories, experience and every little moment of my motherhood journey. In addition to this popular blogs on parenting, mom and baby health, pregnancy etc inspire me to write about the exciting and useful things to my readers.

  • What do you think about monetizing your blog?

Monetizing the blog is also important to some extent. Bumpnmum is my new blog so it will take a time to return on investment. But Money will always be mine secondary thing on Bumpnmum.

  • How do you organize your day including writing blogs?

Life being a mom is the greatest blessing but it also becomes very challenging and very busy. Messy hair, wrinkled clothes, sleepless nights, no social engagements are only the life of mom after having a baby. Through this, you can understand how much time I give on writing blogs. But still, I am managing my blog, my house, my baby and any impromptu things. My entire day spends with my kid and on my remaining time, I do blogging. Yes, I am managing but don’t know how.

  • What makes you happy other than blogging?

What I do other than blogging that makes me happy are shopping especially for my baby, traveling with my baby, and sometimes programming but only when my kid allows me to do.

  • What is you ideal evening?

For me, an evening which can give me some “me time” would be an ideal evening. I want to utilize that free time to do some yoga and physical exercise to reduce my fat which I have gained after my pregnancy.

  • What writer do you love to read most?

There is no special or highly motivated writer to whom I read most. Rather I love to read any inspiring story, exciting pregnancy story or journey, parenting experience, and any posts and articles related to parenthood journey.

  • What do you think the best thing readers can learn from your blog?

As Bumpnmum is based on the motherhood journey and which is intended to capture all the stories, experiences and moments of pre and post pregnancy journey. Through my blog, I want to deliver my best from parenting advice to product recommendations to help out all new moms and dads. I am still struggling every day to understand the complex world of parenting. So my motto is to help others who are also in the same alignment of parenthood through my own experiences. Especially for all the working parents so that they can be more successful at home and at work too.

  • What is the most enjoyable thing about blogging?

Blogging is such an awesome platform through we can get different views from loads of people, on the other hand, we can also share our opinions, suggestions etc. in just a single click. What could be the easiest way to converse with lots of people than Blogging?

  • What is your favorite quote?

“Shoot for the Moon even if you miss you’ll land among the stars.”

  • What are you aiming at in the world of blogging?

I have created the Bumpnmum, not for money purpose but to be a helpful hand to help or encourage other moms to feel confident and empowered, to make others life more beautiful. When people will find my post useful I will achieve my purpose for creating a Bumpnmum.

It’s my turn to nominate bloggers for the award.

Now I get to nominate 11 other bloggers and ask 11 questions of my own! After you’ve been nominated, create a post linking back to my blog, answer my 11 questions, and nominate 11 other bloggers and ask 11 new questions! Don’t forget to include the Sunshine Blogger Award photo in your post!

My Nominees are:

https://blogthat90sgirl.wordpress.com/

https://herinkheart.wordpress.com/

http://www.blog4youth.com/

https://pinkiebag.com/

http://enchasedthought.com/

http://mommystimeline.com/

http://stylooo.com/

http://nameplaceanimalthing.in/

https://momzdiary.wordpress.com/

http://www.momsandcrafters.com/

https://thebackpackingmama.com/

 

And their 11 questions are:

  1. Why did you start blogging?

  2. Are you a full-time blogger?

  3. If you could travel anywhere in the world, where would you go?

  4. Who are your favorite new bloggers we should check out?

  5. What are your social media accounts?

  6. What advice do you want to give new bloggers?

  7. Is sunshine blogger award your first award?

  8.  What five things you want to change in yourself?

  9. What’s the favorite book you read most of the time?

  10. If money was no object, what gift would you want for your next birthday?

  11. Do you have a hobby? (Besides blogging, if this is a hobby.) If so, what?

 

I enjoyed taking part in this Sunshine Blogger Award chain and look forward to learning more about bloggers. Drop a link to your post here once you are done.  I can’t wait to see your answers! 

“It’s the little moments that make life big.”

kavita

I’m Kavita – an engineer, shopaholic, new mom and the face behind Bumpnmum. Bumpnmum is the blog of new mom of cute little prince who inspire me to write out all the exciting stories and scary experiences of being a mom.

25 Comments

  1. Congratulations 🙂 I loved that its your first award nomination and its by me. Your blog truly deserve this. Loved all your answers 🙂

  2. Congratulations on your award!! It is so cool to be recognized, especially by peers. I love the having to answer questions too, so we really get to know a lot about you and your blog. Keep up the good work 🙂

  3. I have come across a few of those blogs! I’m sure you had a tough time choosing them. And Congrats! Make way for more:)

  4. Congratulations for being nominated! I always like this kind of posts because they not only show that your work is appreciated by other talented and creative people but I also get to know other bloggers a bit better. I really liked your answers!

  5. Congratulations for your , your deserve it . You have choosen very helpful blog platform. As you said your article is more about parenting advise . Not only story but there’s an advise , that’s so cool

  6. Ohh congrats! I must be honest, she nominated me aswell…but unfortunally I had to turn it down because I dont have the time to write a post about it and nominate others. But I feel grateful for the award!

  7. Oh Kavita, how wonderful to be nominated for such a fun award! Isn’t it fun when your hard work is recognized? I especially love bloggers who write about motherhood, there’s never a shortage of topics, that’s for sure. (ps: I also work full time in tech and admire your decision to stay home. Good for you!) x

  8. Congrats on the award, I always love reading about the person behind the blog. I like why you started your blog, I too wanted to start mine to inspire and help others. Keep up the awesome work girl

  9. Congratulations on your award. I always love getting to know bloggers more and learning about the behind the scenes of their Blogs.

  10. Good job. Congrats to your award. It’s not everyday that we can be recognized of what we are doing. Just awesome.

  11. I really do love the quote. Shoot for the moon and even if you miss you will land among the stars. It’s a beautiful quote. Congrats on the nomination.

  12. I have a hard time montezing the blog too but that is because there is so much to learn in that field. I am still learning years later!

  13. That’s a great award! It’s always great to be rewarded. That shows that you have happy readers who respect what you do. I like to read this kind of Q&A of other bloggers.

  14. Congrats on the award! I loved reading your answers, as well as the questions you asked, I think they are very interesting 🙂

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