New around here? It’s lovely to see you! Seeing the Lighter Side is a collection of articles with a common theme – optimism! Where you start will depend on your interests. Here are a few ideas.
Check out a mix of all the posts people have been loving over the years. Check out some of my most popular posts.
Pick a topic
All of my posts are organised under broad categories to make them easy to browse:
- Parenting: My parenting fails, thoughts on parenting in general and little stories about my life with babies, toddlers and preschoolers.
- Ideas: For when you get sick of thinking about parenting.
- Books: I’m an avid reader of historical fiction, speculative fiction, literary fiction and young adult fiction. You can read my latest reviews here on the blog, or follow along over on Goodreads.
- Writing and blogging: I’ve been blogging since April 2013 and I’ve just finished writing my very first novel. This is where you can find my thoughts on the process of writing and blogging.
Fascinating stories about our parenting past
Bit of a history buff? Me too. I firmly believe there’s no such thing as ‘the good old days’. It helps to remember that when we start to get all gloomy about ‘these days’. I’ve turned my BA(Hons) in History to good use by writing fascinating stories about our parenting past in my History of Parenting blog series.
Enjoy and thanks for visiting!