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Privacy Policy

Last updated: 9/25/19

The company Doresa-Ellen Banning owns and operates and its subdomains, and

We greatly value your personal privacy and recognize the importance of protecting it. In this document, we outline our policy regarding the collection, use and disclosure of the personal information we receive from you. By using the website, you agree to our collecting and using your personal information as outlined in this policy.

Information Collection and Use

We only collect personal information when you choose to interact with us in the following ways or make a purchase, on our website. When you subscribe to our blog, we collect your first name, last name if you provide it and e-mail address.

When you comment on a blog post on our website, we collect the name and e-mail address you provide. We publish only the name you provide along with your comment. When you contact us, we collect your e-mail address and the name associated with it. We may use your name and e-mail address to e-mail you marketing or promotional materials or other information that we believe may be of interest to you. You may opt out of receiving any or all of these communications from us by following the instructions provided in any e-mail we send.

Doresa-Ellen Banning will not give, sell or lease any of your personal data to third parties. If you violate our Terms and Conditions by breaking any applicable domestic or international law, statute, ordinance and/or regulation regarding the use of this website, we reserve the right to disclose to law enforcement officials, regulators or other third parties your pertinent personal information, such as your name, e-mail address(es), posted comments, IP address(es) and usage history.

Log Data/Analytics

We collect information that your browser sends whenever you visit our website. Such data may include the time and date of your visit, your computer’s IP address, your browser and its version, the website pages you visited, the time spent on them, along with other statistics. In addition, we use Google Analytics to collect, monitor and analyze these and other data. We only use these collected data internally to improve the website.


We use cookies, small identifying data files sent via a browser to your hard drive, to collect information, such as about your interaction with our website. You may disable cookies in your browser or set it to notify you when a cookie is being sent to you. Please note, however, that if you do not accept cookies, you may not be able to use some portions of our website.

Links to Other Sites

Our website contains links to outside websites, ones we do not own or operate, excluding and its subdomains and, which we do own and operate. If you click on a third party link, you will be taken directly to that external site. We do not have any control over, and do not assume any responsibility for, the privacy policies of any third party sites or services. We strongly advise that you review the Privacy Policy of every site you visit.

How We Protect Your Data

All of the personal information we collect from you is stored on our website, which uses SSL encryption. Additionally, our website is housed on a secure virtual private server. Blog subscribers’ name and e-mail address along with data collected by Google Analytics are stored by Google, whose Privacy Policy is here.


We work proactively to ensure your personal information remains secure. Be advised, however, that no method of transmission over the Internet or electronic storage method is wholly secure, and thus, we cannot guarantee its absolute security.

Data Breach Procedure

In the event of a data breach, we will notify you immediately by e-mail if we have your e-mail address, and post a notice here.

Your Data Rights

If you have provided us with personal information — by creating an account on our site, leaving a comment on our blog, subscribing to our blog or contacting us — you may request a file containing the personal information we have about you. To do so, e-mail us at Also, you may request that we delete any or all of the personal data we have about you, excluding any data the company is obligated to keep for administrative, legal or security reasons.

Privacy Policy Updates

This Privacy Policy is effective starting September 25, 2019 and will remain in effect indefinitely except for future changes in its provisions. Any future updates will go into effect at the time they are posted on this page. We reserve the right to update or change our Privacy Policy at any time. Any and all revisions will be posted here. We recommend that you check it periodically.

Your continued use of the website, after we post any additions to or revisions of the Privacy Policy here, will constitute your acknowledgment of those modifications and your consent to abide and be bound by the updated Privacy Policy.

If we make any material changes to this Privacy Policy, we will prominently place a notice of such on our website.

Contact Us

If you have any questions about this Privacy Policy, please e-mail