Who we are
Our website address is: https://homesteadingfarmlife.com. This site is owned and founded by Melina Moutria and BlissFireMedia, LLC. The business is managed by Melina Moutria. You can reach Melina Moutria at email@example.com.
What personal data we collect and why we collect it
When visitors leave comments on the site we collect the data shown in the comments form, and also the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string to help spam detection.
If you upload images to the website, you should avoid uploading images with embedded location data (EXIF GPS) included. Visitors to the website can download and extract any location data from images on the website.
We do not use standard contact forms on this site. We only market to those who voluntarily sign up for marketing emails by adding their names to our email list.
If you leave a comment on our site you may opt-in to saving your name, email address and website in cookies. These are for your convenience so that you do not have to fill in your details again when you leave another comment. These cookies will last for one year.
If you have an account and you log in to this site, we will set a temporary cookie to determine if your browser accepts cookies. This cookie contains no personal data and is discarded when you close your browser.
When you log in, we will also set up several cookies to save your login information and your screen display choices. Login cookies last for two days, and screen options cookies last for a year. If you select “Remember Me”, your login will persist for two weeks. If you log out of your account, the login cookies will be removed.
If you edit or publish an article, an additional cookie will be saved in your browser. This cookie includes no personal data and simply indicates the post ID of the article you just edited. It expires after 1 day.
Embedded content from other websites
Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.
Melina and HomesteadingFarmLife.com follow all FTC Guidelines with regard to affiliate sales, ads, sponsored posts and monetization of links. To that end, we offer the following disclosure related to links on this site.
Full disclosure: Any and all links on this site may be monetized. All links to Amazon.com may be affiliate links and we may earn a small commission on these links. This helps us keep up with site costs and to continue to create free content for our fellow survivors of narcissistic abuse. Thank you for your support. Please note: We may also accept paid sponsorships from individual companies and paid posts. When this happens, we will clearly mark the posts or product placements as sponsored.
Who we share your data with
We maintain administrative, physical, and technical safeguards for the protection of the security, confidentiality, and integrity of Personal Data. We do not share your personal data.
How long we retain your data
If you leave a comment, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely. This is so we can recognize and approve any follow-up comments automatically instead of holding them in a moderation queue.
For users that register on our website (if any), we also store the personal information they provide in their user profile. All users can see, edit, or delete their personal information at any time (except they cannot change their username). Website administrators can also see and edit that information.
What rights you have over your data
If you have an account on this site or have left comments, you can request to receive an exported file of the personal data we hold about you, including any data you have provided to us. You can also request that we erase any personal data we hold about you. This does not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.
3.1 Data Subject Request. Melina Moutria and HomesteadingFarmLife.com shall, to the extent legally permitted, promptly notify Customer if it receives a request from a Data Subject to access, correct or delete that person’s Personal Data or if a Data Subject objects to the Processing thereof (“Data Subject Request”). Melina Moutria and HomesteadingFarmLife.com shall not respond to a Data Subject Request without Customer’s prior written consent except to confirm that such request relates to Customer to which Customer hereby agrees. To the extent Customer, in its use of the Services, does not have the ability to address a Data Subject Request, Melina Moutria and HomesteadingFarmLife.com shall upon Customer’s request provide commercially reasonable assistance to facilitate such Data Subject Request to the extent Melina Moutria and HomesteadingFarmLife.com is legally permitted to do so and provided that such Data Subject Request is exercised in accordance with Data Protection Laws and Regulations. To the extent legally permitted, the Customer shall be responsible for any costs arising from Melina Moutria and HomesteadingFarmLife.com’s provision of such assistance.
3.2 Data Subject Request. With effect from 25 May 2018. Melina Moutria and HomesteadingFarmLife.com shall, to the extent legally permitted, promptly notify Customer if Melina Moutria and HomesteadingFarmLife.com receives a request from a Data Subject to exercise the Data Subject’s right of access, right to rectification, restriction of Processing, erasure (“right to be forgotten”), data portability, object to the Processing, or its right not to be subject to an automated individual decision making (“Data Subject Request”). Taking into account the nature of the Processing, Melina Moutria and HomesteadingFarmLife.com shall assist Customer by appropriate technical and organizational measures, insofar as this is possible, for the fulfillment of Customer’s obligation to respond to a Data Subject Request under Data Protection Laws and Regulations. In addition, to the extent Customer, in its use of the Services, does not have the ability to address a Data Subject Request, Melina Moutria and HomesteadingFarmLife.com shall upon Customer’s request provide commercially reasonable efforts to assist Customer in responding to such Data Subject Request, to the extent Melina Moutria and HomesteadingFarmLife.com is legally permitted to do so and the response to such Data Subject Request is required under Data Protection Laws and Regulations. To the extent legally permitted, Customer shall be responsible for any costs arising from Melina Moutria and HomesteadingFarmLife.com’s provision of such assistance.
Where we send your data
Visitor comments may be checked through an automated spam detection service.
Your contact information
Contact Melina Moutria via email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
How we protect your data
Melina Moutria and HomesteadingFarmLife.com maintains security incident management policies and procedures specified in the Security, Privacy and Architecture Documentation and shall, notify Customer without undue delay after becoming aware of the accidental or unlawful destruction, loss, alteration, unauthorized disclosure of, or access to Customer Data, including Personal Data, transmitted, stored or otherwise Processed by Melina Moutria and HomesteadingFarmLife.com or its Sub-processors of which Melina Moutria and HomesteadingFarmLife.com becomes aware (a “Customer Data Incident”). Melina Moutria and HomesteadingFarmLife.com shall make reasonable efforts to identify the cause of such Customer Data Incident and take those steps as Melina Moutria and HomesteadingFarmLife.com deems necessary and reasonable in order to remediate the cause of such a Customer Data Incident to the extent the remediation is within Melina Moutria and HomesteadingFarmLife.com’s reasonable control. The obligations herein shall not apply to incidents that are caused by Customer or Customer’s Users.
What data breach procedures we have in place
4.1 Confidentiality. Melina Moutria and HomesteadingFarmLife.com shall ensure that its personnel engaged in the Processing of Personal Data are informed of the confidential nature of the Personal Data, have received appropriate training on their responsibilities and have executed written confidentiality agreements. Melina Moutria and HomesteadingFarmLife.com shall ensure that such confidentiality obligations survive the termination of the personnel engagement.
4.2 Reliability. Melina Moutria and HomesteadingFarmLife.com shall take commercially reasonable steps to ensure the reliability of any Melina Moutria and HomesteadingFarmLife.com personnel engaged in the Processing of Personal Data.
4.3 Limitation of Access. Melina Moutria and HomesteadingFarmLife.com shall ensure that Melina Moutria and HomesteadingFarmLife.com’s access to Personal Data is limited to that personnel performing Services in accordance with the Agreement.
4.4 Data Protection Officer. Members of the Melina Moutria and HomesteadingFarmLife.com Group have appointed a data protection officer. The appointed person may be reached at email@example.com who is located in Illinois USA.
What third parties we receive data from
We receive data from Google Analytics about our users’ activity on the site.
What automated decision making and/or profiling we do with user data
When a user signs up for an email list, course or any other sort of automated service, they are automatically sent the requested series.
Industry regulatory disclosure requirements
While we hold tightly our clients’ and users’ security and privacy, we are not regulated by an additional industry regulatory disclosure requirement.