My kitchen adventure experimenting with a variety of recipes

Privacy Policy

Who we are

Our website address is: https://blizardinthekitchen.com.

What personal data we collect and why we collect it

Cookies

User ratings are stored with a particular recipe. This cookie is used as (one of the) measures to prevent rating spam.

IP Address

When a user rates a recipe, we store the IP address upon voting. This is used as (one of the) measures to prevent rating spam.

Third party embeds

When sharing a recipe through one of our partners, you agree to their Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. For the share buttons this can be Twitter, Facebook, Google+, Pinterest, StumbleUpon and LinkedIn.

How long we retain your data

Our cookies are stored for 30 days. User submitted data is stored indefinitely in the local database.

Comments

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.

An anonymized string created from your email address (also called a hash) may be provided to the Gravatar service to see if you are using it. The Gravatar service privacy policy is available here: https://automattic.com/privacy/.   After approval of your comment, your profile picture is visible to the public in the context of your comment.

Contact forms

Cookies

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.

Embedded content from other websites

Pages 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.

These websites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed additional third-party tracking, and monitor your interaction with that embedded content, including tracing your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.

Analytics

This site using Google Analytics to determine basic information such as which pages are visited and browsers and platforms used to view the site.

Who we share your data with

We do not share your Personal Information we have collected from you, except as described in this Privacy Policy or you give us your consent to do so (like when we notify you that the information you provide will be shared in a particular manner and you provide us with such information). We do not share your Personal Information with third parties for their own marketing purposes.

How long we retain your data

If you leave a comment, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely. This is so we can recognize and approve any follow-up comments automatically instead of holding them in a moderation queue.

Where we send your data

Visitor comments may be checked through an automated spam detection service.

Your contact information

Basic contact information is kept for users who subscribe to the mailing list.  This information is kept indefinitely.  Users can cancel a subscription at anytime.