July 01, 2008

Privacy Policy

Privacy Policy

The Data Controller for ‘5 Precious things’ is Ruthie Redden.

I can be contacted at ruthiereddenartist@gmail.com

Last updated: 2nd February 2021

Next Revision: 2nd February 2022


I operate http://www.5preciousthings.blogspot.com.

This page informs you of our policies regarding the collection, use and disclosure of Personal Information we receive from users of the Site.

I use your Personal Information only for providing and improving the Site. By using the Site, you agree to the collection and use of information in accordance with this policy.

Information Collection and Use

While using our Site, we may ask you to provide us with certain personally identifiable information that can be used to contact or identify you. Personally, identifiable information will only include your email address (to leave a comment or sign up for my newsletter) and your name (this is optional).

Log Data

Like many site operators, we collect information that your browser sends whenever you visit our Site ("Log Data").

This Log Data may include information such as your computer's Internet Protocol ("IP") address, browser type, browser version, the pages of our Site that you visit, the time and date of your visit, the time spent on those pages and other statistics.

In addition, I use Google Analytics that collects, monitors, and analyses the data.


If you have signed up for my newsletter, I will use your email to contact you with newsletters on a regular basis. You will not be signed up for my newsletter without your explicit permission and you can opt out at any time by clicking ‘unsubscribe’ at the bottom of my emails.


Cookies are files with small amounts of data, which may include an anonymous unique identifier. Cookies are sent to your browser from a web site and stored on your computer's hard drive.

 Like many sites, I use "cookies" to collect information. You can instruct your browser to refuse all cookies or to indicate when a cookie is being sent. However, if you do not accept cookies, you may not be able to use some portions of my Site.

Third Parties

This website uses third parties, such as:

Google Analytics – I use this to track the traffic of my site and my readers. Google Analytics may capture your IP address, but no other personal information is captured by Google Analytics.

MailChimp - I use Mailchimp only for those who explicitly sign up to my email list, and only names and email addresses are stored.

I do not currently run advertisements of any kind.


The security of your Personal Information is important to me but remember that no method of transmission over the Internet, or method of electronic storage, is 100% secure. Any breaches of data will be informed within 48 hours via either email or a notice on this website.

Changes to This Privacy Policy

This Privacy Policy is effective as of 28th May 2018 and will remain in effect except with respect to any changes in its provisions in the future, which will be in effect immediately after being posted on this page.

I reserve the right to update or change my Privacy Policy at any time and you should check this Privacy Policy periodically. Your continued use of the Service after I post any modifications to the Privacy Policy on this page will constitute your acknowledgment of the modifications and your consent to abide and be bound by the modified Privacy Policy.

If I make any material changes to this Privacy Policy, I will notify you by placing a prominent notice on our website.

Contact Me.

If you have any questions about this Privacy Policy, or wish for your data to be removed, please contact me at ruthiereddenartist@gmail.com