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Disclosure Policy

This policy is valid from 30 September 2015. Updated February 2018.

This blog is a personal blog written and edited by Jennifer Bly. For questions about this blog, please contact me at:
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This blog abides by word of mouth marketing standards. We believe in honesty of relationship, opinion, and identity. 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 is compensated to provide opinion on products, services, websites and various other topics. Even though the owner of this blog receives compensation for our posts or advertisements, we always give our honest opinions, findings, beliefs, or experiences on those topics or products. The views and opinions expressed on this blog are purely the blogger’s 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.

This blog does not contain any content which might present a conflict of interest.


The Deliberate Mom is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to amazon.com and affiliated sites.


The Deliberate Mom sometimes does paid product reviews. Sponsored reviews are always disclosed in their respective posts.

The programs I work with are as follows:

  • Influence Central. Whenever I provide a Mom Central review, an additional disclosure specific to Mom Central is provided within the posting.
  • Parent Tested, Parent Approved (PTPA). Whenever I provide a PTPA review, an additional disclosure specific to PTPA is provided within the posting.
  • Made in Blog. Made in Blog provides occasional campaign opportunities to me since I’m an approved Made in Blog member.
  • Blogdash. I may accept opportunities to review products or work with companies which operate through the Blogdash network.
  • Influenster. I may participate in product review opportunities through their community.


I receive compensation via various paid links. The links are as follows:

  • Share-A-Sale – I get a small compensation from any purchases you may make after you click these links.
  • VigLink – I get a compensation from any purchases you may make after you click these links and make purchases from these sites.

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This policy was last updated FEBRUARY 22, 2018.