Privacy Policy & Disclaimer

Mother of Teenagers is a personal blog hosted by WordPress with a focus on parenting teenagers and midlife.


The content featured is written and edited by me and as such the views and opinions, expressed on this blog are purely my own. They do not represent those of people or organisations that I may be associated with unless explicitly stated.

This blog may from time to time accept sponsored content of relevance to my blog and readers and keep products, services or event tickets in exchange for an honest and impartial review.  This will be clearly disclosed in the relevant blog post, in accordance with FTC recommendations. Any specific claims or statistics about a product or service, however, should be verified with the manufacturer or service provider.

Guest posts and personal interviews are featured as a result of a personal request from me and are clearly labelled as such.

Readers are welcome to share links to my posts or to pin them on sharing boards, but please link back and credit the original on and if applicable, the guest author.


Please note that any personal information obtained from you the reader is purely used to keep you up to date with blog content and is not shared with any third parties.

If you opt to subscribe to updates from Mother of Teenagers you will first receive an email to confirm or decline your request.  Emails come directly from WordPress and Jetpack.  If you accept you will receive posts from Mother of Teenagers.  If at a later date you change your mind you can unsubscribe at any time.

Comments on the posts featured on this blog are welcome, especially those which add value from a personal or professional perspective.  If you leave a comment on the site, you may opt-in to saving your name, email address and website in cookies. These are for your convenience so that you do not have to fill in your details again when you leave another comment and are not shared with any third parties. These cookies will last for one year.  You can turn these off at anytime by modifying your internet browser’s settings.

When visitors leave comments on the site as well as collecting the data shown in the comments form, an automated spam detection service collects the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string.  As the owner and editor I reserve the right to edit or delete any comments without notice which are deemed to be spam or which are of a derogatory or inflammatory nature.

An anonymised string created from your email address (also called a hash) may be provided to the Gravatar service to see if you are using it. The Gravatar service privacy policy is available here: After approval of your comment, your profile picture is visible to the public in the context of your comment.

Google Analytics

Google Analytics is used to analyse traffic to  The user and event retention period is 26 months.  You can find out more about its privacy policy here.


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