Privacy Policy

A Mum in Progress – Helping Mums find balance through simplicity (“A Mum in Progress“) operates and may operate other websites. It is A Mum in Progress’s policy to respect your privacy regarding any information we may collect while operating our websites.

Website Visitors

Like most website operators, A Mum in Progress collects non-personally-identifying information of the sort that web browsers and servers typically make available, such as the browser type, language preference, referring site, and the date and time of each visitor request. A Mum in Progress’s purpose in collecting non-personally identifying information is to better understand how A Mum in Progress’s visitors use its website. From time to time, A Mum in Progress may release non-personally-identifying information in the aggregate, e.g., by publishing a report on trends in the usage of its website.

A Mum in Progress also collects potentially personally-identifying information like Internet Protocol (IP) addresses for logged in users and for users leaving comments on blogs/sites. A Mum in Progress only discloses logged in user and commenter IP addresses under the same circumstances that it uses and discloses personally-identifying information as described below, except that commenter IP addresses and email addresses are visible and disclosed to the administrators of the blog/site where the comment was left.

Gathering of Personally-Identifying Information

Certain visitors to A Mum in Progress’s websites choose to interact with A Mum in Progress in ways that require A Mum in Progress to gather personally-identifying information. The amount and type of information that A Mum in Progress gathers depends on the nature of the interaction. For example, we ask visitors who sign up at to provide a username and email address. Those who engage in transactions with A Mum in Progress are asked to provide additional information, including as necessary the personal and financial information required to process those transactions. In each case, A Mum in Progress collects such information only insofar as is necessary or appropriate to fulfil the purpose of the visitor’s interaction with A Mum in Progress. A Mum in Progress does not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described below. And visitors can always refuse to supply personally-identifying information, with the caveat that it may prevent them from engaging in certain website-related activities.

Collection of data for mailing lists

A Mum in Progress maintains an email mailing list of those who freely subscribe via a third-party server, in this case Convertkit. These emails are used by the blog owner only to email blog newsletters, occasional updates, and promotional content. You are free to unsubscribe at any time using the link at the bottom of your newsletter emails. Your email will never be passed on to third parties by A Mum in Progress.

Aggregated Statistics

A Mum in Progress may collect statistics about the behaviour of visitors to its websites. A Mum in Progress may display this information publicly or provide it to others. However, A Mum in Progress does not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described below.

Protection of Certain Personally-identifying Information

A Mum in Progress discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only to those of its employees, contractors and affiliated organisations that (i) need to know that information in order to process it on A Mum in Progress’s behalf or to provide services available at A Mum in Progress’s websites, and (ii) that have agreed not to disclose it to others. Some of those employees, contractors and affiliated organisations may be located outside of your home country; by using A Mum in Progress’s websites, you consent to the transfer of such information to them. A Mum in Progress will not rent or sell potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information to anyone, other than to its employees, contractors and affiliated organisations, as described above, A Mum in Progress discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only in response to a subpoena, court order or other governmental request, or when A Mum in Progress believes in good faith that disclosure is reasonably necessary to protect the property or rights of A Mum in Progress, third parties or the public at large. If you are a registered user of a A Mum in Progress website and have supplied your email address, A Mum in Progress may occasionally send you an email to tell you about new features, solicit your feedback, or just keep you up to date with what’s going on with A Mum in Progress and our products. If you send us a request (for example via email or via one of our feedback mechanisms), we reserve the right to publish it in order to help us clarify or respond to your request or to help us support other users. A Mum in Progress takes all measures reasonably necessary to protect against the unauthorised access, use, alteration or destruction of potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information.

Business Transfers

If A Mum in Progress, or substantially all of its assets, were acquired, or in the unlikely event that A Mum in Progress goes out of business or enters bankruptcy, user information would be one of the assets that is transferred or acquired by a third party. You acknowledge that such transfers may occur, and that any acquirer of A Mum in Progress may continue to use your personal information as set forth in this policy.


Ads appearing on any of our websites may be delivered to users by advertising partners, who may set cookies. These cookies allow the ad server to recognise your computer each time they send you an online advertisement to compile information about you or others who use your computer. This information allows ad networks to, among other things, deliver targeted advertisements that they believe will be of most interest to you. This Privacy Policy covers the use of cookies by A Mum in Progress and does not cover the use of cookies by any advertisers.

Affiliate links and non-disclosure

Some links on this site may be affiliate links. These are links to products or services that I highly recommend and am an affiliate for. Should you click on one of these links and decide to purchase the service(s) or  product(s), I will receive a small commission of the sale at no extra cost to you.

Links to third-party web sites or services are not owned or controlled by myself.

I have no control over, and assume no responsibility for, the content, privacy policies, or practices of any third party web sites or services. You further acknowledge and agree that this website and its owner shall not be responsible or liable, directly or indirectly, for any damage or loss caused or alleged to be caused by or in connection with use of or reliance on any such content, goods or services available on or through any such web sites or services.

Privacy Policy Changes

Although most changes are likely to be minor, A Mum in Progress may change its Privacy Policy from time to time, and in A Mum in Progress’s sole discretion. A Mum in Progress encourages visitors to frequently check this page for any changes to its Privacy Policy. If you have a account, you might also receive an alert informing you of these changes. Your continued use of this site after any change in this Privacy Policy will constitute your acceptance of such change.

Last updated: 01.07.2018