Policies

Terms of Use

This blog is meant to be a positive outlet, highlighting experiences, services and products that bring me joy and I want to share that joy with you. I welcome comments and suggestions, however any comments found to be mean or trolling in nature will not be approved and will be deleted. I reserve the right to block any trolls from my site.

Copyright

The images and content on Discovering Whimsy are copyrighted property of DiscoveringWhimsy.com and author/creator Amy Lonn-O’Brien. Any content not created by me will be clearly cited and credit given to original owner. If you like my content and wish to use it for your own publication, please e-mail me at discoveringwhimsy(AT)gmail(DOT)com asking for permission and please let me know what you plan to do with my content. I reserve the right to refuse authorization for any use of my content that I do not feel is an appropriate use or is in direct opposition of my and my blog/website’s views.

Affiliate Links

Some of the links on this blog/website are affiliate links. This means if you purchase products or services through these links, a small commission may or will be paid to me, not to worry, there will not be any extra cost to you. The commissions will hopefully help me fund this blogging endeavor; I will only be recommending products and services that I have used and that I love. I will make sure to let you know at the beginning of any post if it contains affiliate links. Keep in mind that when you click on an affiliate link, it will take you directly to the website of the vendor. Please refer to cookie and privacy policies of these websites for how they collect and manage their data.

Privacy

This blog/website gathers some personal data; some you provide yourself when you fill out a comment form or join my e-mail list. Other information is collected behind the scenes, like IP addresses, browser details, time-stamps and referring pages, using cookies. Rest easy, none of this information can personally identify you. This information helps me understand what the visitors to my blog/website find interesting and allows me to create and optimize content that you want to see. You can turn off the use of cookies at any time by changing your specific browser settings.

Any information that you provide to me directly, like your name and your e-mail, is only used for the purpose of this blog/website’s newsletter or relevant e-mails and will not be shared with third parties.

Waiver of Responsibility

The views and content expressed on the DiscoveringWhimsy blog are my personal opinions and experiences. Your experiences may be different than mine, therefore, discoveringwhimsy or author  is not responsible for any loss or damage you might incur taking part in any of the activities/services/etc. mentioned.

This website cannot give any warranty of representation as to the accuracy of the information and does not accept responsibility for errors and omissions for any action or decision based on such information. Any information about a product or service should be verified with manufacturer, provider, or party in question.

With that being said, I have tried my best and taken great care to create content for my blog/website. All content is published in good faith and believed to be reliable at the time of publication.

I retain the right to make any changes to the disclaimers and policies at any time and without notice. These policies were last updated on March 7, 2017.