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Permissions/Use Policy

All Rights Reserved. If you would like to use an image from this site please make sure there is a link back identifying it as from Grit and Grace Homestead. All content and images are copyright © Jessica Bowman/Grit and Grace Homestead 2016-2018, unless otherwise noted. 

You may (without permission from us):

  • Print content of our site for non-commercial or personal use (up to 25 copies) as long as you include the following copyright notice: “© Grit & Grace Homestead. All rights reserved. Originally published at”

  • Re-post a summary of content (or an excerpt of up to 100 words) with a link back to the original post.

  • Link to our site or any of our public posts.

  • Re-post images from this website, but only with attribution to Grit & Grace Homestead, or the original image owner, as applies, and a link to the original post.

  • All content on this site is original content, unless otherwise noted, and can only be shared with proper credit and a link back to this site. 

We do not allow any of the following without our written permission:

  • Re-posting our content in its entirety

  • Altering or selling any content on this site

  • Translation of our writings into another language

  • Re-posting/sharing on social media of images without attribution and link

To request permission for any of the uses on the above “We do not allow” list, please contact us.


These disclaimers apply to Grit and Grace Homestead website/blog (hereinafter referred to as "website/blog", "website" or "blog"), Jessica Bowman, and all other employees, agents and representatives of Grit and Grace Homestead (hereinafter referred to as "I", "we" and "us"). 

Terms of Use

By entering this website/blog, signing up for email newsletters or notifications, following our content on any social media platform, or purchasing anything from us, you are agreeing to accept all parts of this disclaimer. If you do not agree with the disclaimers below, you are prohibited from accessing this website. 

This website and its contents are intended to comply with the laws and regulations of the United States. While you can access this website from outside the United States, it is administered and managed in the United States.

Anyone who visits the website (wether directly or by following a link) thereby agrees to the conditions below.

We may, at any time, revise these terms and conditions by updating this page. You are bound by any such revisions and should, therefore, periodically review this page.

Disclaimer of Liability/No Reliance 

The information contained in the website/blog is for general information purposes only. You should not rely upon the material or information on this website/blog as a basis for making any health, business, legal or any other decisions. We make every effort to keep the information on this site up to date and correct. However, we make no warranties or representations, express or implied, as to the timeliness, completeness, reliability, suitability, accuracy or availability of the website or information, images, graphics, products or services contained or referenced therein. Any and all access or use of our site and any site linked to our site (third-party website), is at the risk of each user. Any reliance you place on any material or information contained in this website/blog is strictly at your own risk. We are not liable in any manner whatsoever for any direct, indirect or consequential damages arising out of the access, use or inability to use this site or any third-party website. 

Jessica Bowman/Grit and Grace Homestead will not be liable for any false, inaccurate, inappropriate or incomplete information presented on this website/blog or contained in any links located on this website/blog. 


On our site you may find links to third-party websites/other websites. These websites are not under our control. We have not reviewed all sites that link to and from our website/blog and are not responsible for the content of any such sites. We have no control and do not accept any responsibility over the nature, content, accuracy, completeness, legality, function or availability of those sites. The inclusion of any links does not necessarily imply a recommendation or endorse the views expressed within them. Use of any such linked website is at the user's own risk. 

Website Downtime 

Every effort is made to keep this website up and running, however, Grit and Grace Homestead assumes no responsibility for, and will not be held liable for, the website being temporarily unavailable due to technical issues (or otherwise) or for any loss or damage suffered as a result of the use or access to, or inability to use or access this website/blog whatsoever.  

Opinion Disclaimer

The views and opinions expressed on this website/blog are solely those of the original authors and other contributors. These views and opinions do not necessarily represent those of Jessica Bowman, Grit and Grace Homestead, and/or any/all contributors to this site. 

Errors and Omissions

Grit and Grace Homestead is not responsible for any errors or omissions, or for the results obtained from the use of this information. All information in this site is provided “as is”, with no guarantee of completeness, accuracy, timeliness or of the results obtained from the use of this information. Jessica Bowman does not warrant that this site and any information or material contained in or downloaded from this site, will be uninterrupted, error-free, omission-free or free of viruses or other harmful items. 

Use at Your Own Risk / Medical / Health / Animal Health / Disclaimer

Much of the information on (articles, recipes, advice, medical information for humans and animals, etc.) is taken from personal experiences and opinion, I am not a professional. I do not provide medical or any other advice, and nothing contained in this site shall be construed as medical advice or any other advice. The content on this page (blog posts, articles, text, comments, graphics, images, videos and so on) are for entertainment and informational purposes only. The information and other content provided in this website/blog, or any linked materials, are not intended and should not be construed as medical advice.

Statements on this website/blog have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration, and are not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any illness or disease. Likewise, no information or content on this site shall be construed as providing legal, financial, animal care or other advice. The information contained in the website/blog, or linked from it, should not be used/interpreted/implemented without consulting a medical, veterinary, or other professional. We do not make any warranties about the completeness, reliability and accuracy of any information contained in this website/blog, or linked from it. Any action you take upon the information on this website/blog is strictly at your own risk, and we will not be liable for any losses and damages in connection with the use of our website/blog or products. 

Governing Law

The user's access to and use of this website/blog, and these terms and conditions including the limitation of liability, are governed by the laws of the State of New Hampshire, United States of America, without regard to conflicts of laws principles.

Comment Policy

By posting/commenting on this blog, you agree to the policies below:

I welcome comments on my blog posts. I reserve the right to remove any comment. Please feel free to ask questions, disagree, provide alternate methods, or comment on the post as long as your comment’s content is not offensive, defamatory, abusive, or otherwise inappropriate.


Comment Privacy:
You may comment anonymously or under a name/username. The email address you use to submit a comment will not be displayed on our site and will not be sold or used to contact you unless you request to be contacted.


Ownership of Comment:
You retain ownership of comments you leave on our site; you simply grant us a license to post your comments. This license is irrevocable, non-exclusive, worldwide, and royalty-free. You grant this site the right to store, transmit, display, use, publish, reproduce, and distribute your comments in any format, including but not limited to a blog, in a book, in a presentation, in a class, or in a video.

By commenting on this site, you agree that you retain all ownership rights for the comments you post on this site and that you release us from any and all liability that may result from those postings.

Comments Disclaimer:

The views expressed in any comments posted on the site or on any other site that content from Grit and Grace Homestead is shared, are the views and opinions solely of the original author of said comments and do not necessarily represent the views of Jessica Bowman/Grit and Grace Homestead

Privacy Policy

We take your privacy very seriously. You can visit our website without revealing any personal information. This privacy policy has been compiled to better serve those who are concerned with how their 'Personally Identifiable Information' (PII) is being used online. Please read our privacy policy carefully to get a clear understanding of how we collect, use, protect or otherwise handle your Personally Identifiable Information in accordance with our website.


What personal information do we collect from the people that visit our blog, website or app?

When ordering or registering on our site, as appropriate, you may be asked to enter your name, email address or other details to help you with your experience.


When do we collect information?

We collect information from you when you subscribe to a newsletter, respond to a survey, fill out a form or enter information on our site. To provide us with feedback on our products or services  

Comment Privacy:
You may comment anonymously or under a name/username. The email address you use to submit a comment will not be displayed on our site and will not be sold or used to contact you unless you request to be contacted.

How do we use your information? 

We may use the information we collect from you when you register, make a purchase, sign up for our newsletter, respond to a survey or marketing communication, surf the website, or use certain other site features in the following ways:

      • To personalize your experience and to allow us to deliver the type of content and product offerings in which you are most interested.

      • To improve our website in order to better serve you.

      • To administer a contest, promotion, survey or other site feature.

      • To send periodic emails regarding your order or other products and services.

      • To follow up after correspondence (live chat, email or phone inquiries)


How do we protect your information?

We do not use vulnerability scanning and/or scanning to PCI standards. We only provide articles and information. We never ask for credit card numbers. We do not use an SSL certificate. We do not need an SSL because: website security provided by our hosting service Wix. 


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 recognize your browser and capture and remember certain information. They are also used to help us understand your preferences based on previous or current site activity, which enables us to provide you with improved services. We also use cookies to help us compile aggregate data about site traffic and site interaction so that we can offer better site experiences and tools in the future.
We use cookies to:

      • Understand and save user's preferences for future visits.

      • Compile data about site traffic and site interactions in order to offer better site experiences and tools in the future. We may also use trusted third-party services that track this information on our behalf.
You can choose to have your computer warn you each time a cookie is being sent, or you can choose to turn off all cookies. You do this through your browser settings. Since each browser is a little different, look at your browser's Help Menu to learn the correct way to modify your cookies.

If you turn cookies off, some features will be disabled. It won't affect the user's experience that make your site experience more efficient and may not function properly.

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, conducting our business, or serving our users, 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. 
However, non-personally identifiable visitor information may be provided to other parties for marketing, advertising, or other uses. 


Third-party links:

Occasionally, at our discretion, we may include or offer third-party products or services on our website. These third-party sites have separate and independent privacy policies. We therefore have no responsibility or liability for the content and activities of these linked sites. Nonetheless, we seek to protect the integrity of our site and welcome any feedback about these sites.



Google's advertising requirements can be summed up by Google's Advertising Principles. They are put in place to provide a positive experience for users. We have not enabled Google AdSense on our site but we may do so in the future.


California Online Privacy Protection Act:

CalOPPA requires any person or company in the United States that operates websites collecting Personally Identifiable Information from California consumers to post a conspicuous privacy policy on its website stating exactly the information being collected and those individuals or companies with whom it is being shared. According to CalOPPA, we agree to the following: Users can visit our site anonymously. You will be notified of any Privacy Policy changes on our Privacy Policy Page. You can change your personal information: By emailing us.


COPPA (Children Online Privacy Protection Act):

We do not specifically market to children under the age of 13 years old.


Fair Information Practices:

In order to be in line with Fair Information Practices we will take the following responsive action, should a data breach occur: We will notify you via email: Within 7 business days



The CAN-SPAM Act is a law that sets the rules for commercial email, establishes requirements for commercial messages, gives recipients the right to have emails stopped from being sent to them.

We collect your email address in order to:

      • Send information, respond to inquiries, and/or other requests or questions

      • Market to our mailing list or continue to send emails to our clients after the original transaction has occurred.
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.
Last Updated on 2018-1-26

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