Privacy Policy

If you require any more information or have any questions about our privacy policy, please feel free to contact us:


Your privacy is important to THE DELIBERATE MOM.  This privacy statement provides information about the personal information that THE DELIBERATE MOM collects, and the ways in which THE DELIBERATE MOM uses that personal information.

NOTE: The Deliberate Mom is a Canadian website and an independently operated blog subject to the laws of Canada. This website was not created to serve, nor does it actively market to residents of the EU (European Union).


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THE DELIBERATE MOM may collect and use various kinds of personal information. Personal information is any information that is identifiable with you as an individual. It does not include anonymized (anonymous) data. Personal information we collect includes:

  • information that you provide using for the purpose of registering with the website, including your name, website (if applicable), and IP address if you choose to leave a comment on this website;
  • information about purchases of our products through GUMROAD, including your name and email address (all of your purchase details such as your method of payment, etc. is held in the GUMROAD database and we have no knowledge of or access to those details);
  • information that you provide for the purpose of subscribing to the website services, including your name (which is optional) and your email address;
  • any other information that you send to THE DELIBERATE MOM.

We do not collect any sensitive data about you. Sensitive data refers to data refers to data that includes details bout your race, ethnicity, religious or philosophical beliefs, sexual orientation, political opinions, information about your health and genetics, etc. We do not collect information about criminal convictions and offenses.


THE DELIBERATE MOM may use your personal information to:

  • personalize the website for you;
  • enable your access to and use of the website services;
  • email products that you purchase (this is done through GUMROAD, but if there are delivery issues, we may personally email your product;
  • send you product updates (this is done through the GUMROAD platform, not through our email service provider);
  • send you marketing updates;

Where THE DELIBERATE MOM discloses your personal information to its agents or sub-contractors for these purposes, the agent or sub-contractor in question will be obligated to use that personal information in accordance with the terms of this privacy statement.

In addition to the disclosures reasonably necessary for the purposes identified elsewhere above, THE DELIBERATE MOM may disclose your personal information to the extent that it is required to do so by law, in connection with any legal proceedings or prospective legal proceedings, and in order to establish, exercise or defend its legal rights.



If you comment on a post, we do NOT use the personal information you submit to send you anything and we do not sell or give away your information.

The comment you submit in a comment box in a post on THE DELIBERATE MOM is NOT private or confidential. While the email is NEVER shared or disclosed, the name you choose to submit, the URL you share, and the comment you make is public and is not protected. If you discuss your personal situation(s) through use of this site or by any one of our social media sites, please be aware that your statements and the facts contained therein are public.

When you submit a comment, the following information is stored in our database:

  • The name you provide (whether real or a pseudonym)
  • The email address you provide
  • Your IP address
  • The comment related to these details

We do not have to publish comments. We have the right to delete any comment that is inappropriate, threatening, profane, spam, etc.

We reserve the right to turn off the commenting feature on this website. We reserve the right to delete any and all comments that are in our database.


If you sign up for THE DELIBERATE MOM newsletter, we will use your e-mail address to send the newsletter to you through our newsletter service (Mailerlite). Here is detailed information on Mailerlite’s privacy policies.

When you sign up, you consent to providing your email address in order for us to communicate with you.

Communication can consist of:

  • Newsletters
  • Updates
  • Notifications of sales & deals

Your email will be used as the means to contact you.

Your name may be used to personalize our correspondence with you.

You can unsubscribe from the newsletter at any time. Unsubscribe links are at the bottom of every newsletter.

Once again we would NEVER sell or give away your information.


In compliance with the CAN-SPAM Act, all e-mail sent from us will clearly state who the e-mail is from and will provide clear information on how to contact the sender. In addition, all e-mail messages will also contain concise information on how to remove yourself from our mailing list so that you receive no further e-mail communication from us.


Like many other websites, THE DELIBERATE MOM makes use of log files. The information inside the log files includes internet protocol ( IP ) addresses, type of browser, Internet Service Provider ( ISP ), date/time stamp, referring/exit pages, country of residence, and number of clicks to analyze trends, administer the site, track user’s movement around the site, and gather demographic information. IP addresses, and other such information are not linked to any information that is personally identifiable.

THE DELIBERATE MOM site does NOT store the information collected by these programs in a separate database and it does NOT sell or give away this information.

The information collected by these programs is not separately aggregated in any database with any personal information, such as your name, e-mail address, IP address, or specific location.

We may be required to report summarized data to a programs we are working with. The data disclosed is often our total page view counts, number of unique visitors, number of sessions, and/or bounce rates. This is usually a screen shot of our Google Analytics dashboard and only contains summarized totals from our website and has no indentifiers on it (other than our blog’s name).

If you wish to have your data excluded from Google Analytics, there is a way to opt-out if you install this Google Analytics browser extension.


This site uses cookies to store information about visitors preferences, record user-specific information on which pages the user access or visit, customize Web page content based on visitors browser type or other information that the visitor sends via their browser.

Cookies we use are:

  • Google Analytics (to help us assess our website traffic)
  • Facebook (to track accurate counts of shares, to help us advertise our posts on Facebook, etc.)
  • Mailerlite (our email service provider)
  • Social sharing cookies (so that you can pin and share with ease)
  • Amazon (for advertising purposes)
  • Cloudflare (for added site security)

Please consult our cookie policy for all detailed information surrounding the cookies used on our website (and to learn how to opt out of cookies).


If you click on a third party advertisement (like an ad served by Amazon Ads) or an affiliate link on this site, and are taken to a third party’s website, that third party site may track information regarding your visit or collect the personal information that you submit. THE DELIBERATE MOM does not have control over, or knowledge of, how or whether this occurs.

You should read that particular site’s privacy policy if you want to learn about how your information may be used.


THE DELIBERATE MOM can be found on various social media sites. If you discuss your personal situation(s) through use of our social media sites, please be aware that your statements and the facts contained therein are public. You are responsible for what you post in spaces such as Facebook, Instagram, YouTube, etc.


THE DELIBERATE MOM will take reasonable technical and organisational precautions to prevent the loss, misuse or alteration of your personal information.

THE DELIBERATE MOM will store all the personal information you provide on its secure servers, through InMotion Hosting. iMarkInteractive services this website. Extra security is provided by Sucuri.

Information relating to electronic transactions entered into via this website are done through GUMROAD and AMAZON. These transactions are subject to their terms and privacy agreements:

GUMROAD’S privacy policy

AMAZON’S privacy policy


Information that THE DELIBERATE MOM collects may be stored and processed in and transferred between any of the countries in which THE DELIBERATE MOM operates to enable the use of the information in accordance with this privacy policy.

As mentioned previously, THE DELIBERATE MOM is a CANADIAN website and the content is intended for a CANADIAN and UNITED STATES OF AMERICA audience. This website was not created to serve, nor does it actively market to residents of the EU (European Union).

In addition, personal information that you submit for publication on the website (i.e. comments) will be published on the internet and may be available around the world.

You agree to such cross-border transfers of personal information.


This website contains links to other websites.

THE DELIBERATE MOM is not responsible for the privacy policies or practices of any third party.

We are not responsible for the republishing of the content found on this blog on other web sites (or media) without our permission.


You may have rights under data protection laws in relation to your personal data. These may include the right to:

  • Request access to your personal data.
  • Request to correct your personal data.
  • Request erasure of your personal data.
  • Request transfer of your personal data.
  • Right to withdraw consent.

You can see more about these rights at:

If you wish to exercise any of the rights set out above, please email us at NOTE: We may need to request specific information from you to help us confirm your identity and ensure your right to access your personal data (or to exercise any of your other rights). This is a security measure we put in place to ensure that personal data is not disclosed to any person who has no right to receive it. We may also contact you to ask you for further information in relation to your request to speed up our response.

You do not have to pay a fee to access your personal data (or to exercise any of the other rights). BUT, we may charge a reasonable fee if your request is clearly repetitive, unfounded, or excessive. We may also refuse to comply with your request in these circumstances.

We respond to all legitimate requests within 30 days. If you have several requests, it may take us longer than 30 days to fulfill your request. In this case, we will notify you and keep you updated.

As noted previously, if you make a purchase through AMAZON, and you wish to make a data request, you MUST contact AMAZON as we hold no data pertaining to the transactions you make through their site.

If you make a purchase through GUMROAD, your information is stored on GUMROAD’S database. We can delete your information ONLY if we are not legally required to hold the information (i.e. we need to keep records of all transactions for the past 7 years for income tax purposes).


THE DELIBERATE MOM may update this privacy policy by posting a new version on this website. However, we assure you that if the privacy policy changes in the future, we will not use the personal information you have submitted to us under this privacy policy in a manner that is inconsistent with this privacy policy, without your prior consent.

You should check this page occasionally to ensure you are familiar with any changes.


If you have any questions about this privacy policy or THE DELIBERATE MOM’S treatment of your personal information, please write:

This policy was created: June 2017
Last updated: April 21, 2018