Privacy Policy


This policy is effective from May 27, 2018.

This privacy policy is to inform all of my readers about the use and protection of any personal information and data I receive while they are visiting and using my blog, A Little Fish in the Kitchen

A Little Fish in the Kitchen is written by one author, Marcelle G. Bolton (me) and my blog is hosted by Google's platform, Blogger. Blogger is GDRP compliant as of May 25, 2018 and provides a notice to readers regarding it's data collection and cookie policy when they visit my website. Some electronic information is received from visitors of A Little Fish in the Kitchen through Blogger while they use this website. You can be assured that any and all of this information will solely be used in accordance with this privacy statement.

A Little Fish in the Kitchen may change aspects of this policy at times. However, I will keep my readers informed of any changes by updating this page.  Be sure to check back here from time to time to read about any changes to the privacy policy for my blog, A Little Fish in the Kitchen.

Information I Receive From You

1.  limited contact information including your IP address and an email address which you are prompted to voluntarily provide if you wish to receive emails from this site or leave comments on blog posts.

2.  demographic information including geographical location (which nation you're visiting this site from), the types of devices that are used to access this website, browser type used when accessing this website, internet referral sites or sources to this website, lengths of visits to this site, the number of page views on this site. 

How This Information is Used

The information collected may be used for the following purposes:

We may use the information to improve our services and advertisements on this site and to improve subject matter for blog posts.

We may periodically send promotional emails about new products, special offers or other information which we think you may find interesting using the email address which you have provided. 

Email Subscriptions

I use the email subscription service, Feed Burner, also provided by Google. When you subscribe to receive my blog posts in your email, I only see the email address you provide and no other personal information is provided to me. I may send informational emails to my readers from time to time to inform them of upcoming events associated with my blog or changes to my blog, A Little Fish in the Kitchen. However, primarily you will receive only blog posts as they are published on this site. 

I am the only administrator and author on the website, A Little Fish in the Kitchen and I will never sell or share your email address or any other information I may ask you to provide from time to time with any third party without your express consent to do so. 


All services I use to publish and monetize this blog, A Little Fish in the Kitchen (Blogger, Feed Burner, Amazon, and Google Adsense) are reputable and are committed to keeping your information secure. I'm am the sole author of this site, A Little Fish in the Kitchen, however, I have no direct control over these third party services and businesses. I also use them as a blogger, customer and an associate and I'm confident that they have put in place suitable physical, electronic and managerial procedures to secure the information collected online, including my own electronic information.


A cookie is a tiny electronic file which 
helps analyze web traffic to this site or lets keeps track of when you visit a particular site. Cookies gather and remember a very limited amount of information about your online browsing preferences.

Computer cookies used through Blogger identify to me which pages on my blog, A Little Fish in the Kitchen, are being viewed and how many times individual pages on the site are viewed. The cookies analyze traffic information to this website and the information is used for daily statistical purposes and analysis. 

Cookies are useful as they allow me to to monitor which pages my readers find useful on this blog and which they do not. A cookie does not in any way give this blog access to your computer or any information about you, other than the electronic data you voluntarily choose to share by visiting this site on the internet.

You can choose to accept or decline cookies from all websites, including this one. Most internet browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can change your internet browser settings to automatically decline cookies or to prompt you with a notice that a website wishes to install cookies to your computer. This notice allows you to agree before accepting cookies from any site. 

You should know that declining cookies can affect how you're able to interact with this site as well as many others on on the internet.


Some third-party advertisers that may be reached through this site may install cookies as well. I do not have control over cookies placed by any third-party advertisers. Presently, I place ads on my blog from Google Adsense and Amazon.  Click the links provided to view their individual privacy policies. In the future, I may add other sources of advertisement to this blog, but I will update links to those entities and their respective privacy policies on this page. 

These vendors may use cookies, web beacons, or similar technologies to serve you advertisements tailored to interests you have shown by browsing on this and other sites you have visited to determine whether you have seen a particular advertisement before and to avoid sending you duplicate advertisements. 

In doing so, these vendors may collect non-personal data such as your browser type, your operating system, web pages visited, time of visits, content viewed, ads viewed, and other clickstream data. The use of cookies, web beacons, or similar technologies by these advertising service vendors is subject to their own privacy policies, not ours, and Marcelle G. Bolton and the blog A Little Fish in the Kitchen disclaim all liability in connection therewith.

For more information and/or to OPT-OUT of computer cookies received from digital advertising services such as Amazon and Google Adsense, please visit

Links to other websites

This website may contain or share links to other websites of interest. Occasionally I embed links to videos on sites such as YouTube. I also have icons with links to independent social media pages displayed on this site. Those social media icons provide links to social media pages that are operated by me, Marcelle G. Bolton, and are relevant to this blog, A Little Fish in the Kitchen.

However, if you use any link provided to leave this site, you should note that I do not have any control over that other website, namely Youtube or any relevant social media pages such as Facebook, Instagram or Twitter. Therefore, I cannot be responsible for the protection and privacy of any information which you provide to other websites. Also, those independent websites are not governed by this privacy policy. 

You should exercise caution and look at the privacy policy published by and applicable to any other website you visit.

Controlling your personal information

You may choose to restrict the collection or use of your personal information in the following ways: 
whenever you are asked to fill in a form on the website, look for the box that you can click to indicate that you do not want the information to be used by anybody for direct marketing purposes.

Change the settings in your personal web browser to control the use and installation of data collecting cookies on your personal computer from all websites. 

If you have previously agreed to us using your personal information for direct marketing purposes, you may change your mind at any time by contacting us.

We will not sell, distribute or lease your personal information to third parties unless we have your permission or are required by law to do so. We may use your personal information to send you promotional information about third parties which we think you may find interesting if you tell us that you wish this to happen.

Opt Out 

For more information and/or to OPT-OUT of computer cookies received from digital advertising services such as Amazon and Google Adsense, please visit

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