Wednesday, July 11, 2018

#Coming soon- New blog, New Hope, Inspiration

I am nervously excited to write this post.

Though I am writing continuously since last 3 years as a writer and a blogger on my personal blog and on different websites.

Still, while writing this post, 
  • My heartbeat is so fast,
  • My fingers are trembling
  • In fact, I am not getting proper words to express my thoughts and eternal feelings.

And here is the reason,
This is my last post on this blog.

And with this blog post, I want to share the wide spectrum of emotions with you all...
  • I am excited
  • I am nervous
  • I am feeling nostalgic

I cannot believe it, that this is the last post that I am sharing on this platform…and after that I am going to start a new journey...

Indeed, it will be just not a beginning of a new blog for me.

It is much more than that,

It will be a new hope, new inspiration and a new sense of responsibility for me.

And before moving to a new blog, I want to share some of my nostalgic experiences, blog memories with you all.

Also, want to share more about the new blog and its uniqueness.

It is around 3 years ago, when we moved from India to the USA, and here the internet (and google) became my best friend. I had gotten the chance to read a few parenting blogs and one day, I had asked my brother about it. 
And he has said, “It is so easy didi, in fact, you can create your own blog too. And google offer blogger as a free platform for beginners to share their thoughts for beginners".

As I had an immense interest in writing since childhood, I got so inspired and started my blog on blogger, to share my parenting journey with other moms. At that moment, it was just like a hobby and I was just trying to share my ideas and experience about parenting with others. I had written some post with perfect imperfection (I mean, at that time I was not properly aware about any aspect of blogging)

Still, I got a very good response from close friends and family members.

Their positive response has encouraged me and I had started taken it more seriously.

I had watched various YouTube tutorials and read blog posts to learn other aspects of blogging.
As a next step, I had stared guest blogging and got a chance to share my thoughts on various reputed parenting and health website platforms.

Indian mom connects, mycity4kids, kidstoppress, Parentous, Today’s parenting were the some initial platforms that had given me a great opportunity and I had written for them with good success. And I am so thankful to editor and team of these platforms, who had given me this great opportunity during my early days of writing carrier.

After some time, I had stared to write as a health content writer, being a qualified homeopathic therapist; it was one of the most satisfying experiences for me, when I had shared my areas of expertise with my writing skill.

Cure joy, Elephant Journal, Organic lifestyle magazine, was some amazing platforms, where I had written as a health expert and got a really great response from readers and editors.

During these days, I wouldn’t be able to give a proper attention to my own blog and my writing journey is growing only as a content writer not as a parenting and lifestyle blogger.

And because of this I was feeling somewhere dissatisfied with my writing journey.

I was trying to re-invent my blog with some source of inspiration.

Very soon, I got the chance to shine creatively…when I had participated in “Write tribe- Problogger Challenge”. With this challenge, I got a sort of re-entry in the actual blogging world.
  • I had made so many good and talented blogging friends.
  • I had learnt the importance of regular writing and posting the articles.
  • I had learnt the other aspects of blogging too.

And for this, I am really grateful to write tribe team, Corrine Rodrigues and all other awesome co-bloggers.

It was just the beginning, after this writing challenge, I had participated in Blog chatter projects, SuperBloggerchallenege, A2Zchallenge and many more…

And with each challenge and each blog post, I had learnt a lot. I got a really good response from the blogging community, co-bloggers and other readers.

In fact ,so many times, I had received a common advice from my blogger friends and close family friends, that

“You are doing really hard work for your writing. Why do not you move to self-hosting blog?”

Though I knew the basic concept of self-hosting blog, and I always had a sense of apprehension about it.

I always felt that

It is such a big step and it will bring a deep responsibility on me as a blogger and as a writer.
After pouring so much of thoughts, and doing a deep analysis up to 6 months... (Yes. I had taken that much of time to take this decision)

Finally, I had decided. All right, I am doing it.

I am moving to a new land to build a new home.

Yes! This is really that kind of experience. And I am all set to creating a new chapter in my blogging journey.

Again, I want to say a thank you from bottom of my heart to all friends, readers, co-bloggers, editors, who had supported me a lot during this journey. I am so grateful to my parents, husband, and brother for always encouraging me for my efforts.

It is just because of their support that I am taking another big step with higher expectation and bigger dreams.

I am hoping to get the same support from all of you again, to make this new blog successful.

What is the theme of this new blog? What am I sharing new and different with this? Stay tuned to know more!

Linking this post to linky party "#MondayMotivation" hosted by Zainab from Slimexpectation and Neha from


  1. You’re journey is amazing and just reading about it has taught me where I’m going wrong with my own blog . Thanks for sharing and good luck with your new blog .

  2. Surbhi I am so happy you have taken this step. I am excited to connect with you.

  3. That's a much awaited step, Surbhi. I've been relatively new to the blogosphere & I'm glad I found you. Looking forward to your blogs.

  4. How exciting, Surbhi. All the best. I'm sure you will shine in your new space.

  5. Sounds exciting. Good luck to you and keep writing!

  6. Our journey sounds similar quite Surbhi 😊 I can relate to this blog totally. Wish you immense success ahead. Keep shining😘

  7. Wishing you all the very best for your next step in the blogging journey! That is a lovely way to bid adieu to your old platform

  8. Yay :) congrats to you. I hope that your blog does very well :)

  9. Nice to read about your blogging journey, Surbhi! All the best with your self-hosted blog. Waiting to see the new look and surprises!

  10. I am so happy for you. :) Keen to know more... Do let me know :)

  11. That's a good decision . Good luck to you . We are with you dear friend .

  12. All the best for your new blog. I have also moved from blogger free platform to self hosted blog a few years ago and the migration has been very easy.

  13. Awesome, I can understand your feeling. Its a milestones. Loads of success and good wishes..

  14. You wrote really well. I am so proud to be one of your readers. Keep writing well.

  15. Looking forward for your new blog :)

  16. The same story was with me, after pregnancy I wanted to put for something, now I'm a lifestyle blogger

  17. awesome
    looking forward to your new blog

  18. Sounds exciting. Looking forward to your new blog space