What personal data we collect and why we collect it:
When visitors leave comments on the site we collect the data shown in the comments form, and also the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string to help spam detection.
Cookies are small data files that are sent by a web server to a web browser and then stored by the browser. The identifier is then sent back to the server each time the browser requests a page from the server.
You can choose to disable cookies by altering the settings on your web browser. However, disabling this function may negatively impact the functionality of this site or even cause portions of the site to become unavailable to you. The following links will walk you through how to disable and delete cookies in your relevant browser:
https://support.apple.com/kb/PH21411 (Safari); and
We use third-party advertising companies like Google Adsense to serve ads when you visit our Site. These companies collect information about your interests when you view or interact with one of their advertisements or with a social sharing button displayed on our Site. The information gathered by these third parties is used to make predictions about your interest or preferences so that they can display advertisements or promotional material on this Site and on other sites across the Internet tailored to your apparent interests.
For more information about this practice and to understand whether and how you may prevent the use of interest based advertising and your opt-out choices, please click here: http://www.networkadvertising.org/choices/.
If you leave a comment on our site you may opt-in to saving your name, email address and website in cookies. These are for your convenience so that you do not have to fill in your details again when you leave another comment. These cookies will last for one year.
A note on affiliate links:
The Site may engage in affiliate marketing, which is done by embedding tracking links into the Site. If you click on a link to an affiliate partnership, a cookie will be placed on your browser to track any sales for purposes of commissions.
The Site is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and links to Amazon.com. As part of this Amazon Associates program, the Site will post customized links, provided by Amazon, to track the referrals to their website. This program utilises cookies to track visits for the purposes of assigning commission on these sales.
The Site is also a participant of Food 52 affiliates program.
A note on content embedded from other websites:
Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.
While it is our intention to do our utmost to protect your personal information from unauthorized access, misuse, or disclosure, no exchange of data over the Internet can be guaranteed as 100% secure. By visiting this site, you acknowledge that the personal information you voluntarily share with us could be accessed or tampered with by a third party and that we are not responsible for any intercepted information shared through our Site without our knowledge or permission.
Children Under 13:
We care about protecting the privacy of children. We won’t knowingly allow anyone under 13 to provide us any personally identifying information. Children should always get permission from their parents before sending any information about themselves (such as their names, email addresses, and phone numbers) over the Internet, to us or to anyone else. If you’re under 13, please do not provide us with any personally identifying information (such as your name, your email address or your phone number).
For European Economic Area Residents:
If you are a resident of a country in the EEA, you have the rights, among others, to:
(i) access your personal data
(ii) ensure the accuracy of your personal data
(iii) the right to have us delete your personal data
(iv) the right to restrict further processing of your personal data, and
(v) the right to complain to a supervisory authority in your country of residence in the event that data is misused
If you believe that our processing of your personal information infringes data protection laws, you have a legal right to lodge a complaint with a supervisory authority responsible for data protection. You may do so in the EU member state of your residence, your place of work or the place of the alleged infringement.
You may exercise any of your rights in relation to your personal data by written notice to us at firstname.lastname@example.org
Updates and Changes to this policy:
Last updated: July 29, 2019