Marina C.
Marina joined Bright Side in 2020. She enjoys writing about healthcare and curious studies. Marina is a big fan of audiobooks and podcasts, spending her spare time walking in nature while listening to something interesting.

My DIL Only Gives Her Kids a Shower Twice a Week

My DIL Only Gives Her Kids a Shower Twice a Week
Family & kids
19 hours ago

Margaret, a loving grandmother, was worried that her daughter-in-law was cutting back on the kids' showers to save on water bills. When her DIL asked her to babysit the kids, she decided to take action. Little did she expect that her choice to give her grandchildren a bath could backfire and lead to family drama. Unsure of what to do next, Margaret wrote to Bright Side seeking advice.

I Caught on Camera What My MIL Was Doing While Babysitting My Kid, And I Don’t Know What to Think

I Caught on Camera What My MIL Was Doing While Babysitting My Kid, And I Don’t Know What to Think

Lisa, a young mother who had returned to work, initially felt grateful when her mother-in-law offered to babysit her daughter. However, concerns grew as Lisa noticed changes in her daughter’s behavior and development. Suspicious, Lisa decided to record her mother-in-law on a hidden camera, but what she discovered left her in shock. Feeling conflicted and unsure about how to address the situation, Lisa turned to Bright Side for advice on navigating this delicate family issue.

I Charged My DIL for Babysitting, and Now She Is Plotting Her Revenge

I Charged My DIL for Babysitting, and Now She Is Plotting Her Revenge
Family & kids
2 weeks ago

Margaret, a retired grandmother, found herself caught in a challenging situation. With her daughter-in-law returning to work, Margaret graciously offered to babysit her two grandchildren. What began as occasional help soon turned into weekend stays, leaving Margaret exhausted. When her attempt to set clear boundaries backfired, she turned to Bright Side seeking advice.

Victoria Beckham Recalls a Specific Event When Her Daughter Harper, 12, Felt “Embarrassed” by Her Dad

Victoria Beckham Recalls a Specific Event When Her Daughter Harper, 12, Felt “Embarrassed” by Her Dad
People
2 weeks ago

When yet another picture of David Beckham kissing or hugging his daughter Harper appears, people rush to criticize his parenting. His ways of expressing love and affection for his daughter have been called unhealthy and inappropriate. Many wonder how Harper feels about it, and Victoria Beckham revealed that there has been an incident where their daughter asked David to step back.

I Refuse to Shave My Body Hair for My Wedding, but My MIL Gave Me an Ultimatum

I Refuse to Shave My Body Hair for My Wedding, but My MIL Gave Me an Ultimatum
Family & kids
2 weeks ago

Alice stood at the crossroads of tradition and self-expression as she planned her wedding day. Refusing to conform to societal expectations, she boldly declared she wouldn’t shave for her wedding. But when her future mother-in-law issued an ultimatum that challenged her beliefs, Alice had to balance family harmony with personal boundaries. Feeling pressured, she sought advice from Bright Side.

I Suspect the Delivery Driver Is Messing With My Food

I Suspect the Delivery Driver Is Messing With My Food
People
2 weeks ago

Emma, a stay-at-home mom, found herself in a troubling situation with her food deliveries. She suspected that the delivery driver was tampering with her orders. Emma was worried about her safety but didn't want to give up the small joy of having food delivered after a long day of caring for her family. Unsure whether to confront the issue or play it safe, she turned to Bright Side for advice.

12 People Shared Their Most Embarrassing Moments

12 People Shared Their Most Embarrassing Moments
Curiosities
2 weeks ago

We all have those moments we’d rather forget—those cringeworthy incidents that leave us blushing for days. But sometimes, sharing these embarrassing tales can bring a smile or even a hearty laugh to someone else. In this article, 12 brave people open up about their most mortifying experiences. Dive in and prepare to feel a little better about your own most awkward moments.