Policies & Disclosures

Review Policy

  • For a full and detailed review on the Making Time for Memories blog, full size products/quantities should be provided so that thorough and relevant opinions can be made.  Review items will not be returned.
  • Review items should be shipped, free of charge, to the Making Time for Memories mailing address provided.
  • Each review will include back links to the brand/company’s main website/store, a link to the specific product, and links of up to three (3) of the brand/company’s social media accounts (Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Pinterest, YouTube, etc.).
  • Optional:  Discount codes specific to Making Time for Memories readers will be included in the review, should you choose to provide a special discount.
  • Unless otherwise arranged, reviews will be posted within 10-14 days of receiving the item(s).  Should it be determined that a thorough review will take longer than 10-14 days, arrangements will be discussed.
  • Upon completion of a blog post, a live link will be provided.
  • Review posts will be shared across Making Time for Memories’ social media accounts deemed appropriate, including Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and/or Pinterest.
  • Making Time for Memories reserves the right to not post a review if the preceding terms are not met in full.

Giveaway Policy


  • Entrant country specifications (US/Canada/both) will be acknowledged in each individual giveaway post and/or form.
  • All entrants must be aged 18+.
  • Only one entry allowed per household.
  • Upon completion of a giveaway, a random winner(s) will be chosen, at which time they will be notified via email.  To accept the prize, the winner(s) must respond to the email within 24 hours or a new winner will be chosen.
  • The winner’s contact and/or shipping information will be provided to the sponsor for prize fulfillment.  Making Time for Memories is not responsible for prize fulfillment.


  • Please provide specifics as to whether the giveaway is US only, or US and Canada applicable.
  • Each giveaway entry form will include optional entries that will draw traffic to the sponsor’s website and/or social media accounts.
  • Any mandatory entry requirements/requests on behalf of the sponsor must be made prior to the start of a giveaway.  Just because a mandatory entry is being requesting, it does not mean Making Time for Memories will honor the request.  The sponsor will be notified of whether the request has been approved/denied prior the start of the giveaway.
  • Any giveaway hosted by Making Time for Memories will run for a total of 14 full days, unless otherwise discussed.
  • Upon completion of a giveaway, a random winner(s) will be chosen, at which time they will be notified via email.  To accept the prize, the winner(s) must respond to the email within 24 hours or a new winner will be chosen.  Please allow this amount of time to pass prior to any follow up.
  • The winner’s contact and/or shipping information will be provided to the sponsor for prize fulfillment.  Making Time for Memories is not responsible for prize fulfillment.


Making Time for Memories is a personal blog, written and edited by me (Danielle).  Please rest assured that it is my utmost priority to provide my readers with accurate and insightful information regarding product and service reviews, as well as provide fun and entertainment.  I am in no way providing medical, legal or other professional advice and all content is strictly for entertainment purposes only.

Unless otherwise noted, I am the sole copyright holder of any content contained within this blog.  Use or republishing of any content contained herein may only be done so with my written consent.


I do occasionally publish sponsored posts in which I receive compensation of some form (cash advertising, sponsorship, paid insertions and other forms of compensation) to provide readers with information about a product, brand or company.  Those occasions are disclosed as such within the contents of the post.

Making Time for Memories is also a participant of various affiliate programs (see Privacy Policy on Advertising) in which compensation of some form can be earned as a result of reader activity.  Should an affiliate link be included within a post, it will be disclosed before any affiliate links appear.

Regardless of any compensation received, all opinions are 100% my own and in no way influenced by the brand, product or service.  Any product claim, statistic, quote or other representation about a product or service should be verified with the manufacturer, provider or party in question.

Privacy Policy

Making Time for Memories (“Website”) is governed by the following Privacy Policy.

We respect your privacy and are committed to protecting it. The purpose of this Privacy Policy is to inform you what information we may collect and how it may be used. This statement only applies to this Website.

What information is collected?

  • Information voluntarily submitted to the Website: We may collect personal information from you such as your name or email address. For example, you may voluntarily submit information to the Website by leaving a comment or subscribing to a newsletter.
  • Information collected from others: We may receive information about you from other sources. For example, if you use a third-party software through the site, they may transfer information to us for fulfillment.
  • Automatically collected information: We automatically collect certain information about you and the device from which you access the Website. For example, when you use the Website, we will log your IP address, operating system type, browser type, referring website, pages you viewed, and the dates/times when you accessed the Website. We may also collect information about actions you take when using the Website, such as links clicked.
  • Cookies: We may log information using cookies, which are small data files stored on your browser by the Website. We may use both session cookies, which expire when you close your browser, and persistent cookies, which stay on your browser until deleted, to provide you with a more personalized experience on the Website.

How Collected Information May be Used

We may use collected information in these ways:

  • To operate and maintain the Website;
  • To send you promotional information, such as newsletters. Each email promotion will provide information on how to opt-out of future mailings;
  • To send you administrative communications, such as administrative emails, confirmation emails, technical notices, updates on policies, or security alerts;
  • To respond to your comments or inquiries;
  • To inform you of a giveaway win and arrange shipment of prizes;
  • To provide you with user support;
  • To track and measure advertising on the Website;
  • To protect, investigate, and deter against unauthorized or illegal activity.

Third-Party Use of Collected Information

Your information will only be shared with third parties when you explicitly consent to it being shared in that capacity. For example, when entering a giveaway, the terms and conditions may indicate your contact information will be shared with the sponsor of the giveaway. By entering the giveaway, you are agreeing to the terms and consenting to your information being shared with that third party (giveaway sponsor).

Additionally, the Website may use third-party service providers to service various aspects of the Website. Each third-party service provider’s use of your personal information is dictated by their respective privacy policies. The Website currently uses the following third-party service providers:

  • Ezoic – This service uses cookies to track a user’s browser and purchase activity. This information is used to provide users with relevant and personalized ads. You can find Ezoic’s full Privacy Policy here.
  • Google Analytics – This service tracks Website usage and provides information such as referring websites and user actions on the Website. Google Analytics may capture your IP address, but no other personal information is obtained.
  • Giveaway Tools – This service initially tracks browser information, email address, IP address, and the users current time. Once a user begins the giveaway entry process (clicks “Begin”) additional information is collected, such as the users Facebook display name and ID number, and Twitter username. This information is used solely for purposes of verifying giveaway entries.
  • MailChimp  – This service is used for delivery of email updates and newsletters. Your name and email address is stored for purposes of delivery of these communications.
  • Shareaholic – This service is used to easily allow users to share Website content via social media. Shareaholic does not collect and store any personal data from users who share content using these social share buttons.

This list may be amended from time to time in the Website’s sole discretion.

Except when required by law, we will not sell, distribute, or reveal your email addresses or other personal information without your consent; however, we may disclose or transfer personal information collected through the Website to third parties who acquire all or a portion of our business, which may be the result of a merger, consolidation, or purchase of all or a portion of our assets, or in connection with any bankruptcy or reorganization proceeding brought by or against us.

Anonymous Data

From time to time, we may use anonymous data, which does not identify you alone, or when combined with data from other parties. This type of anonymous data may be provided to other parties for marketing, advertising, or other uses. Examples of this anonymous data may include analytics or information collected from cookies.

Publicly Visible Data

If you create a user profile on the Website or leave a comment, certain information may be publicly visible.


The Website uses cookies to store visitors’ preferences, record user-specific information on what pages users access or visit, ensure that visitors are not repeatedly sent the same banner ads, customize Website content based on visitors’ browser type or other information that the visitor sends. Cookies may also be used by third-party services, such as Google Analytics and Google AdSense, as described herein.

Users may, at any time, prevent the setting of cookies, by the Website, by using a corresponding setting of your internet browser and may thus permanently deny the setting of cookies. Furthermore, already set cookies may be deleted at any time via an Internet browser or other software programs. This is possible in all popular Internet browsers. However, if users deactivate the setting of cookies in your Internet browser, not all functions of our Website may be entirely usable. Learn more about cookies here.


Display Ads
We may use third-party advertising companies to serve content and advertisements when you visit the Website, which may use cookies. No personally identifiable information is shared with the Website’s ad providers.

Retargeting Ads
From time to time, the Website may engage in remarketing efforts with third-party companies, such as Google, Facebook, or Instagram, in order to market the Website. These companies use cookies to serve ads based on someone’s past visits to the Website.

Sponsored Content Tracking Pixels
This Website may engage in sponsored campaigns with various influencer networks, brands, and agencies. All sponsored content is duly disclosed in accordance with the FTC’s requirements. From time to time, these sponsored campaigns utilize tracking pixels (aka web beacons), which may contain cookies to collect data regarding usage and audience. This information is collected by the sponsoring company to track the results of the campaign. No personally identifiable information collected by the Website is used in conjunction with these tracking pixels.

Affiliate Program Participation
The Website may engage in affiliate marketing, which is done by embedding tracking links into the Website. If you click on a link to an affiliate partnership, a cookie will be placed on your browser to track any sales for purposes of commissions.

Making Time for Memories 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 links to Amazon.com.  As part of this Amazon Associates program, the Website will post customized links, provided by Amazon, to track the referrals to their website. This program utilizes cookies to track visits for purposes of assigning commission on any sales.

Making Time for Memories is also a participant with ShareASale.com, an affiliate marketing program designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising, promoting, and linking to various online brands. As part of this program, the Website will post customized links, provided by ShareASale, to track the referrals to the various brands’ websites. This program utilizes cookies to track visits for purposes of assigning commission on any sales.

On the Website, you may subscribe to our newsletter, which may be used for advertising purposes. All newsletters sent may contain tracking pixels. The pixel is embedded in emails and allows an analysis of the success of online marketing campaigns. Because of these tracking pixels, we may see if and when you open an email and which links within the email you click. Also, this allows the Website to adapt the content of future newsletters to the interests of the user. This behavior will not be passed on to third parties.

Personal Information & Your Rights

Opt-out – You may opt-out of future email communications by following the unsubscribe links in our emails. You may also notify us at  [email protected].com to be removed from our mailing list.

Access – You may access the personal information we have about you by submitting a request to [email protected].com.

Amend – You may contact us at [email protected] to amend or update your personal information.

Forget – In certain situations, you may request that we erase or forget your personal data. To do so, please submit a request to [email protected].com.

Please note that we may need to retain certain information for recordkeeping purposes or to complete transactions, or when required by law.

Children’s Information

The Website does not knowingly collect any personally identifiable information from children under the age of 16. If a parent or guardian believes that the Website has personally identifiable information of a child under the age of 16 in its database, please contact us immediately at [email protected] and we will use our best efforts to promptly remove such information from our records.

To opt out of Google Analytics Tracking visit their page.

Contact Information

At any time, please contact me at [email protected] for questions related to this Privacy Policy.