Privacy Policy

This website is intended for educational and informational purposes.

I am committed to maintaining the privacy and protection of your personal information. This privacy policy tells you about the information I collect on this website and how that information is used. By using this website, you are consenting to the information collection and use practices described in this privacy policy, which may be modified from time to time by me.

Information I Collect:

The only personally identifiable information I may collect from you is your email address if you provide it in order to receive notification of new posts, to receive my newsletter, or if you register to comment on this Site. While I may suggest products or service I like, I do not sell products or services directly and will never ask for your name, address, or credit card number. When you sign up for my newsletter, your email address is stored with Mailchimp, my trusted mailing list/newsletter service provider. If you would like your email address removed from my newsletter list or from comment registration, you may contact me at christine AT partyandgiftideas DOT com. You can also remove your name from my newsletter list and email notifications by clicking on the unsubscribe link at the bottom of any newsletter or notification email you have received from me.

Tracking Information

This website uses Google Analytics to help analyse how visitors use this site. Google Analytics uses cookies to collect standard internet log information and visitor behavior information in an anonymous form. The anonymous information generated by Google Analytics cookies about your use of this website is transmitted to Google and compiled into statistical reports on website activity for this site. I use these reports to evaluate visitor usage so that I can improve this website based on what my visitors like to see. Visitors who do not wish to have cookies placed on their computers can set their browsers to refuse cookies before using this Site or by installing the Google Analytics opt-out browser add-on. Please be aware that certain features on this Site may not function properly without the aid of cookies.

Advertising; Third Party Cookies.

I use third-party advertising companies to serve ads when you visit my Site. These third parties include affiliates, like, and advertising networks, like Google Adsense. These affiliates and advertising networks may use cookies or other technologies to collect information about your interests when you view or interact with one of their advertisements or with a social sharing button displayed on this Site in order to provide advertisements about goods and services of interest to you.

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 visit Digital Advertising Alliance’s Consumer Choice Page. You may opt of Google’s personalized advertising by visiting Ad Settings.

Third Party Websites:

This Site contains social media buttons, links, graphics, and banners that link to other websites. I am not responsible for the privacy policies on these websites. You should be aware that the privacy policies of these sites may differ from my own.

Children Under 13:

I will not knowingly allow anyone under 13 to provide me 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 me or to anyone else.


I have security measures in place to prevent the loss, misuse, and alteration of the information that I obtain from you, but I make no assurances about my ability to prevent any such loss, misuse, to you or to any third party arising out of any such loss, misuse, or alteration.

Should a data breach occur and your e-mail address be compromised, I will notify you via e-mail and place a notification on this website within 1 business day.

Contacting Us:

This site is operated by Christine Armstrong. If you have any questions about this policy, please feel free to contact me at christine AT partyandgiftideas DOT com.

Updates and Changes:

I reserve the right, at any time, to add to, change, update, or modify this Privacy Policy, simply by posting such change, update, or modification on the Site and without any other notice to you or as required by applicable laws. Any such change, update, or modification will be effective immediately upon posting on the Site. It is your responsibility to review this Privacy Policy from time to time to ensure that you continue to agree with all of its terms.

This policy was last updated on December 9, 2016.