Affiliate Disclosure

It is my desire to be fully transparent with my readers so I want you to know that I offset the costs of running this blog by using (often) affiliate links when I mention a product or service. What that means is that if you follow an affiliate link and go on to make a purchase, I will receive a small commission AT NO COST TO YOU – the price you pay is exactly the same price you would pay if you didn’t follow my link. Most importantly, the products or services I recommend are things I personally own, have used, are on my wishlist, or otherwise have been fully researched and I truly believe they would be of value to my readers.

For additional clarity you may notice a small disclaimer paragraph after some posts that looks something like this:

Disclosure of Material Connection: This post may contain affiliate links to products or services. I only promote products or services I personally use or which I truly believe deliver value to the reader. I am disclosing this in accordance with the Federal Trade Commission’s 16 CFR, Part 255: “Guides Concerning the Use of Endorsements and Testimonials in Advertising”.

Additionally, is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to,, and

Affiliate links are one of the ways I get paid for my work, and I strongly suggest that you use them, too, on your blog or web site. If you enjoy spending time on my site I would appreciate your support by browsing the recommended resources section. Thanks in advance!