Privacy Policy

Privacy Policy

Effective on May 25, 2018

This privacy statement describes how I collect and use personal information you provide on and also describes the choices you have regarding the use of your personal information and how you can access and update this information.

Collection and Use of Personal Information 

Third party platforms such as Paypal and Mailchimp collect the following personal information from you:

  1. Contact Information such as name, email address, mailing address, phone number (Paypal and Mailchimp)
  2. Billing Information such as credit card number, and billing address (Paypal)
  3. Order history (Paypal)

I use this information to:

  1. Send you a newsletter (I use Mailchimp)
  2. Fulfill any orders (via Paypal)
  3. Send you order confirmations
  4. Send you requested product or service information

You may choose to stop receiving my newsletter or marketing emails by following the unsubscribe instructions included in these emails or you can contact me at melissa(@)

Information Obtained from Third Parties

If you provide me with personal information about others, or if others give me your information, I will only use that information for the specific reason for which it was provided to me.

Information Sharing

I will share your personal information with third parties only in the ways that are described in this privacy statement. I do not sell your personal information to third parties.

I may also disclose your personal information

  1. as required by law to comply with a subpoena, or similar legal process
  2. when I believe in good faith that disclosure is necessary to protect my rights,
  3. protect your safety or the safety of others, investigate fraud, or respond to a government request,
  4. to any other third party with your prior consent to do so.


Occasionally I offer books or other items for sale. In these (rare) cases, I use PayPal to process any payments from this site. You will provide your credit card number, directly to PayPal. PayPal’s privacy policy will apply to the information you provide on the PayPal Web site.

Cookies and Other Tracking Technologies

This site is built on WordPress, which uses cookies to keep track of your preferences and profile information. Cookies are also used to collect general usage and volume statistical information that does not include personal information.

Web Beacons
The site may also contain electronic images known as Web beacons (sometimes called single-pixel gifs) that are set by our third party partners. Web beacons are used along with cookies enabling our partners to compile aggregated statistics to analyze how our site is used.

I use third parties like Google Analytics to gather information about how you and others use this website. For example, I will know how many users access a specific page and which links they clicked on. I use this aggregated information to understand and optimize how this site is used.

Links to Other Web Sites

Our Site includes links to other websites whose privacy practices may differ. If you submit personal information to any of those sites, your information is governed by their privacy statements. I encourage you to carefully read the privacy statement of any website you visit.


The security of your personal information is important to me. I follow generally accepted industry best practices to protect the personal information submitted. However, no method of transmission over the Internet, or method of electronic storage, is 100% secure. Therefore, I cannot guarantee its absolute security.

Correcting and Updating Your Personal Information

To review and update your personal information to ensure it is accurate, contact me at melissa(@)

Notification of Privacy Statement Changes

I may update this privacy statement to reflect changes to my information practices. If I make any material changes, I will notify you by email (sent to the e-mail address specified in your account) or by means of a notice on this site prior to the change becoming effective.Please review this page periodically for the latest information on our privacy practices.

Contact Information

You can contact me about this privacy statement by email at melissa(@)