Disclosure & Privacy

Disclosure Policy

This policy is valid from 9 April 2015.

This blog is a personal blog written and edited by me. For questions about this blog, please contact Lynda (therealcommonmom @ gmail.com).

This blog accepts forms of cash advertising, sponsorship, paid insertions or other forms of compensation.

The compensation received will never influence the content, topics or posts made in this blog. All advertising is in the form of advertisements generated by a third party ad network. Those advertisements will be identified as paid advertisements.

I might be compensated to provide opinion on products, services, websites and various other topics. Even though I receive compensation for my posts or advertisements, I will always give my honest opinion, findings, beliefs, or experiences o those topics or products. The views and opinions expressed on this blog are purely mine. Any product claim, statistic, quote or other representation about a product service should be verified with the manufacturer, provider or party in question.

This blog does not contain any content which might present a conflict of interest.

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Affiliate Sales

The Common Mom does participate in affiliate advertising programs that provide a means to earn advertising fees by linking to advertisers. These links may appear in posts or elsewhere on the blog. Not all links are affiliate links and I’ll let you know when they are.

If you do make a purchase after clicking from The Common Mom, I receive a small fee or percentage of the sale. Using these affiliate links does not increase the cost to you in any way.


Please feel free to use the information and ideas found on this blog. If you want to use my ideas for your blog, for printed use, or for other personal use, you may:

1.) only use one picture in its original form (no cropping or editing, with

2.) no more than one sentence from my post, and

3.) a mention of the blog, The Common Mom, as the author, as well as

4.) a proper link back to the original post and The Common Mom homepage.

It is not OK to repost any post in its entirety on your blog or in printed materials.

Privacy Policy

The Common Mom does not share personal information with third parties nor does it store any information about your visit to this blog other than to analyze and optimize your content and reading experience through the use of cookies.

You can turn off the use of cookies at anytime by changing your specific browser settings.

The Common Mom is not responsible for republished content from this blog on other blogs or websites without permission.

This privacy policy is subject to change without notice. Last updated 9 April 2015.

Questions? Email me at therealcommonmom (@) gmail.com