Permissions Policy

You may:

  • print content of our site for non-commercial use (up to 25 copies) as long as you include the following copyright notice: “© Hummingbird Homestead. All rights reserved. Originally published at”
  • re-post a summary of content (or an excerpt of up to 100 words) with a link back to the original post
  • link to our site or any of our public posts
  • re-post images that are owned by Hummingbird Homestead, but only with attribution to Hummingbird Homestead and a link to the original post

We do not allow any of the following without our written permission:

  • re-posting our content in its entirety
  • altering or selling any content on this site
  • translation of our writings into another language
  • re-post of images without attribution and link

To request permission for any of the uses on the above “We do not allow” list, please contact us.

Affiliate Disclosure

Some (not all) of the links in our posts are affiliate links. If you click through and purchase a recommended product, Hummingbird Homestead may receive compensation for recommending the product, at no extra cost to you. It is of utmost importance to Hummingbird Homestead to only include recommendations that we believe will add value to your life, and linking to them is meant to be a convenience. The opinions expressed are always that of Hummingbird Homestead and we will not accept payment for pre-determined reviews.  Also, we are a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for us to earn fees by linking to and affiliated sites.  If you have any questions about our affiliations, please contact us at [email protected]

Comment Policy

By posting on this blog, you agree to the policies below.

We welcome comments on our blog posts. Please keep your comments clean and related to the content. We reserve the right to remove any comment. Feel free to ask questions, disagree, provide alternate methods, or comment on the post as long as your comment’s content is not offensive, defamatory, abusive, or otherwise mean and inappropriate.

Comment Privacy
You may comment anonymously or under a name/username. The email address you use to submit a comment will not be displayed on our site and will not be sold or used to contact you unless you request to be contacted. If you would like to subscribe to the Humminbird Homestead blog using your email address, you may do so here.

Ownership of Comment
You retain ownership of comments you leave on our site; you simply grant us a license to post your comments. This license is irrevocable, non-exclusive, worldwide, and royalty-free. You grant us the right to store, transmit, display, use, publish, reproduce, and distribute your comments in any format, including but not limited to a blog, in a book, in a presentation, in a class, or in a video.

We expressly disclaim any and all liability that may result from any comment you leave on this site. By commenting on this site, you agree that you retain all ownership rights for the comments you post on this site and that you will relieve us from any and all liability that may result from those postings.

Privacy Policy

Humminbird Homestead has created this privacy policy to demonstrate our commitment to the privacy of the users of our website. Please read the following to learn more about our privacy policy, and how we treat personally identifiable information collected from our visitors and users.

What this Privacy Policy Covers

  • This privacy policy covers Hummingbird Homestead’s treatment of personally identifiable information collected by Hummingbird Homestead through a website owned and operated by Hummingbird Homestead. Our website is hosted on SiteGround. They provide us with the online e-commerce platform that allows us to sell our products and services to you.
  • This privacy policy does not apply to the practices of companies that Hummingbird Homestead does not own or control, or of persons that Hummingbird Homestead does not employ or manage, including any third-party content contributors bound by contract and any third-party websites to which Hummingbird Homestead’s website links.

Collection and Use of Personal Information

  • You can visit the website of Hummingbird Homestead without revealing any personal information. However, Hummingbird Homestead needs certain personal information if you wish to purchase our products, receive a Hummingbird Homestead newsletter, make inquiries or comments to our company, or subscribe to Hummingbird Homestead’s blog.
  • Where required, this information may include your personal contact information and/or your company contact information. Hummingbird Homestead will use this information to reply to your inquiries, to provide you with requested products and services, to set up your account, and to contact you regarding new posts, products and services.
  • By accessing the services of Hummingbird Homestead and voluntarily providing us with the requested personal information, you consent to the collection and use of the information in accordance with this privacy policy.

Collection and Use of Non-Personal Information

  • Hummingbird Homestead automatically receives and records non-personal information on our server logs from your browser including your IP address, cookie information and the page you requested. Hummingbird Homestead may use this information to customize the advertising and content you see and to fulfill your requests for certain products and services. However, Hummingbird Homestead does not connect this non-personal data to any personal information collected from you.

Information Sharing and Disclosure

  • Hummingbird Homestead may disclose your personal information to third parties who work on behalf of Hummingbird Homestead to provide products and services requested by you. We will share personal information for these purposes only with third parties whose privacy policies are consistent with ours or who agree to abide by our policies with respect to personal information
  • Hummingbird Homestead may otherwise disclose your personal information when:
  • We have your express consent to share the information for a specified purpose;
  • We need to respond to subpoenas, court orders or such other legal process;
  • We need to protect the personal safety of the users of our websites or defend the rights or property of Hummingbird

Display Advertising

  • Hummingbird Homestead may in the future implement Display Advertising and Remarketing with Google Analytics to advertise online. It means that third-party vendors, including Google, may show our ads on sites across the Internet.
  • Hummingbird Homestead along with third-party vendors, including Google, use first-party cookies (such as the Google Analytics cookie) and third-party cookies (such as the DoubleClick cookie) together to inform, optimize, and serve ads based on your past visits to our website.
  • If you want to opt-out of Google Analytics for Display Advertising, just customize Google Display Network ads using the Ads Settings or using Google Analytics Opt-out Browser Add-on that will instruct the Google Analytics JavaScript not to send any information about the website visit to Google Analytics.


  • If you do not consent to the collection, use or disclosure of your personal information as outlined in this policy, please do not provide any personal information to Hummingbird Homestead. If you have provided personal information to Hummingbird Homestead and no longer consent to its use or disclosure as outlined herein, please notify Hummingbird Homestead at [email protected]


  • Unfortunately, no data transmission over the Internet can be considered 100% secure. However, the information you provide to Hummingbird Homestead is protected for your privacy and security.Your data is stored through SiteGround’s data storage, databases and the general WordPress application. They store your data on a secure server behind a firewall.
  • Further, Hummingbird Homestead retains your personal information only as long as necessary to fulfill the purposes identified above or as required by law.

Changes to this Privacy Policy

  • Hummingbird Homestead may at any time, without notice to you and in its sole discretion, amend this policy. Please review this policy periodically. Your continued use of Hummingbird Homestead’s websites after any such amendments signifies your acceptance thereof.

Questions or Suggestions

  • If you have questions or suggestions about this privacy policy, or your own personal information, please e-mail us at [email protected]