Privacy Policy

This privacy policy notice is for this website; [] and governs the privacy of those who use it. The purpose of this policy is to explain to you how we control, process, handle and protect your personal information while browsing or using this website, including your rights under current laws and regulations. Your acceptance of this privacy policy is deemed to occur upon your first use of my site, if you do not agree to the following policy you may wish to cease viewing or using this website.

Policy key definitions:

  • “I”, “our”, “us”, or “we” refer to the owner and operator of Proper Scrumptious
  • “you”, “the user” refer to the person(s) using this website.
  • GDPR means General Data Protection Act.
  • Cookies mean small files stored on a users computer or device. 

What does this Privacy Policy cover?

This privacy policy applies only to your use of This website contains links that will direct you to other websites. Proper Scrumptious is not responsible for how other websites collect, store or use your data.  It is advised that you check the privacy policy of each website you visit before inputting any of your data.

What is Personal Data?

Personal data is defined by the General Data Protection Regulation or GDPR (EU Regulation 2016/679) as ‘any information relating to an identifiable person who can be directly or indirectly identified in particular by reference to an identifier’.

Personal data is, in simple terms, any information about you that you can be identified by. This covers everything from you name and email address to credit card or bank details and online identifiers such as location data and cookies.

What Personal Data do we collect?

We may collect some or all of the following personal data:

  • Name
  • Email address
  • IP address
  • Your web browser type and version
  • The operating system
  • A list of URLs consisting of the referring site, your journey across my website and the pages you visit as well as any links you choose to click on

How will we use your Personal Data?

Under the GDPR legislation, I will use your personal data only for the reasons I have specified. I may store your data because you have consented me too or because it is within my legitimate interests to do so. Your personal data may be used for the following purposes:

  • If you have subscribed to this blog, we will send you emails informing you of new posts. You may unsubscribe from this at any time by contacting us via
  • To respond to a comment that you left on this website
  • To assist when analysing the performance of this website, enabling me to improve the user experience

How long will you keep a record of my Personal Data?

In light of the reasons that it was first collected, I will not hold your information for any longer than is necessary. Where there is no fixed period, the life of this website will determine how long I hold your personal data.

Where do you store my Personal Data?

So that your personal data is always fully protected by the GDPR legislation, I will not store your data anywhere other than within the UK.

Do we use ‘cookies’?

Yes. Cookies are small files that a site or its service provider transfers to your computer’s hard drive through your web browser (if you allow) that enables the site’s or service provider’s systems to recognise your browser and capture and remember certain information.

Cookies used by Service Providers

Our service providers use cookies and those cookies may be stored on your computer when you visit our website.

Google Analytics:

We use Google Analytics to analyse the use of our website. Google Analytics gathers information about website use by means of cookies. The information gathered relating to our website is used to create reports about the use of our website. Google’s privacy policy is available at:

Google AdSense:

We publish Google AdSense interest-based advertisements on our website. These are tailored by Google to reflect your interests. To determine your interests, Google will track your behaviour on our website and on other websites across the web using cookies.

You can view, delete or add interest categories associated with your browser by visiting: You can also opt out of the AdSense partner network cookie using those settings or using the Network Advertising Initiative’s multi-cookie opt-out mechanism at: However, these opt-out mechanisms themselves use cookies, and if you clear the cookies from your browser your opt-out will not be maintained. To ensure that an opt-out is maintained in respect of a particular browser, you may wish to consider using the Google browser plug-ins available at:

Third-party Disclosure

We do not sell, trade, or otherwise transfer to outside parties your Personally Identifiable Information unless we provide users with advance notice. This does not include website hosting partners and other parties who assist us in operating our website, as mentioned above, so long as those parties agree to keep this information confidential. We may also release information when it’s release is appropriate to comply with the law, enforce our site policies, or protect ours or others’ rights, property or safety.

Can I withhold information?

You may access this website anonymously and without providing any personal data. You may also disable the use of Cookies and your user experience will not be affected.

How Can I Access My Personal Data?

If you would like to request a copy of the personal data I have for you, you can do so at any time . This is known as a “subject access request”. All subject access requests should be made in writing and sent to the email or postal addresses as shown at the bottom of this privacy policy.

If at any time you would like to unsubscribe from receiving future emails, you can email us at and we will promptly remove you from all correspondence.

Contacting Us

If there are any questions regarding this privacy policy, you may contact us using the information below.

Laura Brown

42 DL17 8JH