Privacy Policy

This policy was last updated May 24, 2018.

Hey there friend! Your privacy is important to Minted Strawberry. The policy below outlines how your personal information is collected and how it is used when you use our website.

You agree to the terms of this policy when you use this website. This privacy policy may change from time to time. If any changes are made, then you will be notified by revising the date at the top of this policy.


Founded in 2012 and based in Canada, Minted Strawberry is an independently operated blog run by Kimberly Altuna. This website publishes DIY and craft tutorials, with the occasional posts about random things in life. :)

How Information is Collected
Here is how your information is collected on MINTED STRAWBERRY:
  • If you leave a comment on the blog
  • If you purchase any item through an affiliate link
  • Through website cookies and log files
  • Through Google Analytics

Blog Comments
Love something you read on my blog? Then leaving a comment is a great way to do that! I personally love hearing your feedback. If you choose to leave a comment on a blog post, then please be aware that the comment is then public and visible to anyone who reads the comment section. Your email address is never shared or disclosed, but your name and comment will be visible to others.

It is highly recommended that you avoid leaving detailed personal information in your comments.

I reserve the right to remove comments deemed as inappropriate, threatening, profane, or spammy without notice.

Purchases Through Affiliate Programs
I sell products via affiliate programs. Each program collects and retains their own data. I do not have access to the personal information that is collected by these affiliate programs. It is best to read their individual privacy policies for more information on how your data is collected and used.

Cookies store user-specific information into a log. I use the following cookies on MINTED STRAWBERRY:
  • BlogHer(for advertising)
  • Google Ads (for advertising)
  • Google Analytics (for tracking website traffic and user behavior): Read how their cookies work
  • Social Media share buttons
You can disable the use of cookies anytime. Here is a link to how to do it from your computer:

Google Analytics
MINTED STRAWBERRY uses Google Analytics to track website performance and user behavior. It provides information on pageviews, referral sources, and other valuable information that helps me adapt the content I write for this website. Google Analytics does capture anonymous data about location, age, gender, and interests, but I have no way to connect that information and specifically identify you. Google Analytics may also capture your IP address as you make your way around this website. User and event data is retained for 26 months and then is automatically deleted. You can read more about that here.

Advertisements on MINTED STRAWBERRY
To support this website, third party advertisements are used. MINTED STRAWBERRY currently runs advertisements via BlogHer and Google Ads. They may use cookies or web beacons when they advertise here on MINTED STRAWBERRY in order to show you tailored ads to you.

Social Media Privacy
MINTED STRAWBERRY uses various social media platforms. MINTED STRAWBERRY is not responsible for what you post on MINTED STRAWBERRY's social media channels.

Parental Consent
If you are under 16 years old, you must first have parental permission before using our website or entering personal information.

Final Notes on this Privacy Policy
You have the right to access your personal data and know how it is being processed. Hopefully, the policy above adequately explains how your data is used.

Personal information will not be transferred unless we are legally obligated to do so. If you would like your information to be removed from our systems, please contact You can request to be removed at any time.

MINTED STRAWBERRY contains links to other websites. As such, MINTED STRAWBERRY is not responsible for the privacy policies of other websites or the third party applications it uses.

If you have questions or concerns about this privacy policy, please feel free to contact us at
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