Policies and Disclaimer

Policies and Disclaimer – aka the boring stuff.

This blog is a personal blog written and edited by me. It is focused primarily on home decorating, interior design, cooking and entertaining, DIY, craft and general lifestyle. Occasionally I will share stories and experiences about my personal life and family and sometimes I will venture completely off topic! All opinions and experiences are my own and from my personal perspective.


All photos featured on this website including the gallery and portfolio, (excluding the blog posts where indicated), were taken by Shell Smith. If you would like permission to use them please contact me.


Unless otherwise noted, I am the legal copyright holder of the material, logos, trademarks, names and images posted on this blog and website. If you would like to copy or reproduce any of the material, ideas or images featured on this blog or website, on personal social media, you may do so with my permission provided you give accurate credit to me for all material, citing the full name of the blog, link back to this blog and do so in a polite and respectful manner. No material, ideas or images on this blog or website may be used for print or other publication without my express permission.


By reading this blog, you acknowledge that you are doing so of your own free will and you are taking and following the information provided at your own risk. I do not purport to be an expert and make no representations as to the accuracy or completeness of any information on this site or found by following any link on this site. If you choose to use any of the products or services mentioned on this blog/website you do so at your own risk.

All content provided on this blog is for informational purposes only. The owner of this blog makes no representations as to the accuracy or completeness of any information on this site or found by following any link on this site. The owner will not be liable for any errors or omissions in this information nor for the availability of this information. The owner will not be liable for any losses, injuries, or damages from the display or use of this information.

Advertising Disclosure

This blog from time to time may accept forms of cash advertising, sponsorship, paid insertions or other forms of compensation, free products or services. The compensation received may influence the advertising content, topics or posts made in this blog. That content, advertising space or post will be clearly identified as paid or sponsored content.

The owner of this blog may on occasion be compensated to provide opinion on products, services, websites and various other topics. Even though the owner of this blog may receive compensation for some posts or advertisements, I will always give my honest opinion, findings, beliefs, or experiences on those topics or products. The views and opinions expressed on this blog are purely my own. Any product claim, statistic, quote or other representation about a product or service should be verified with the manufacturer, provider or party in question.


I reserve the right to alter or close the blog at my discretion. I am not responsible for the actions or opinions of my advertisers, sponsors, commenters or followers. If you choose to comment on this blog or our other social media platforms, please do so kindly and in the positive spirit in which this blog is intended. Negative, nasty or unnecessary comments directed at me or other commenters will be deleted and that commenter may be blocked. Spam comments will be deleted.


The owner of this blog does not share personal information with third-parties nor does the owner store information that is collected about your visit for use, other than to analyze content performance through the use of cookies, which you can turn off at anytime by modifying your Internet browser’s settings. The owner is not responsible for the republishing of the content found on this blog on other Web sites or media without permission.

This policy is subject to change at anytime.

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