We’re pleased to introduce this month’s featured Welsh blogger, Mel Davies.
Our blogger interview series will take you behind the scenes of some of the best blogs in Wales to find out what makes them tick.
These interviews provide exclusive insight into the world of blogging and are perfect whether you are a savvy blogger or if you’re new to blogging and looking to start your own.
Blogger: Mel Davies
Blog Name: Life with Melly
What is your blog about?
I am a parent and lifestyle blogger who talks about mental health, single mum life, relationships and all sorts of other parenting things.
When did you first start blogging?
I started Life with Melly when I was about 10 weeks pregnant back in 2015 but only in the last 15 months have I blogged a lot more and its now become apart of my daily life.
What is your motivation behind blogging?
My daughter. I wanted to share my pregnancy journey as I had seen so many other parents around the world doing the same. I have always loved writing and telling stories so to do this now is a big achievement all in itself.
What do you find most challenging about blogging?
Finding a community of like minded bloggers. Sharing my work and getting feedback and being organised.
What is your top tip for someone looking to start a blog?
Understand it will take time to get something back and know you are going to have to put the work in. Be patient as it can be very rewarding.
What is the best thing a blogger can give to its reader?
I enjoy reading posts that get me thinking, inspire me and help motivate me. So I hope I can do the same to my readers.
What do you do when you’re not blogging?
Look after my daughter. Clean my house. Make YouTube videos and spend time with my other half.
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