PRIVACY POLICY AND TERMS OF USE

Gardening Nude Website or Blog, The Casual Gardener Website or Blog, and The Casual Gardener
Company Website TERMS OF USE AND DISCLAIMER

PLEASE READ VERY CAREFULLY THESE TERMS OF USE BEFORE READING, COMMENTING ON,
DOWNLOADING, COPYING, REPRODUCING, ALTERING MATERIALS OF ANY KIND, SUBSCRIBING TO,
AND LINKING TO (COLLECTIVELY “USING”) THIS WEBSITE OR BLOG. USING THIS WEBSITE OR BLOG
INDICATES THAT YOU ACCEPT THESE TERMS OF USE. IF YOU DO NOT ACCEPT THESE TERMS OF
USE, PLEASE DO NOT USE THIS WEBSITE OR BLOG.

Introduction.

This agreement (”Agreement“) between You and The Casual Gardener Company or Shawna Coronado (”the
Author“) consists of these Gardening Nude’s Website or Blog and The Casual Gardener Website or Blog
(the “the Blog“) and/or The Casual Gardener Website (the “Website”) Terms of Use (”Terms“). “You“ “Your”
“Reader” or “Commenter” means any entity identified by its comments, e-mail, registration information or IP
address. If You use this Website or Blog on behalf of your employer, organization or company, they shall also
be bound by the terms of this Agreement.

Privacy. When You leave a comment, the Author is automatically notified and receives IP, WHOIS, and e-mail
information pertaining to the Commenter. This information is not stored by the Author for other purposes
than to moderate comments. This information is not being sold or used for other purposes. If you have
concerns with the way this information is used, please contact the Author directly to arrange for complete
removal of this information. Removal of all personal information will result in the removal of any content the
Commenter might have contributed to this Website or Blog, including comments. This Website or Blog is
hosted through Typepad in the United States and is written from The Casual Gardener Company offices in
Illinois, United States. Be aware that laws regarding personal information and privacy may differ from Your
location.

Content. All the contents of the Website or Blog, EXCEPT FOR COMMENTS, constitute the opinion of the
Author, and the Author alone; they do not represent the views and opinions of the Author’s employers,
supervisors, nor do they represent the view of organizations, businesses, partnerships or institutions the
Author is a part of. The Author is not a medical professional, and you should never substitute information
from this Website or Blog for information obtained from a licensed medical professional; always consult your
doctor before using any prescription, drugs, supplements, practicing exercises, doing gardening work or
physical labor, or undergoing any treatments. The Author is not an environmental scientist, and you should
never substitute information from this Website or Blog for information which might be of a scientific or
environmental nature obtained from a professional scientist or environmentalist. Be sure to double check
information from an outside source if utilizing this site for scientific research.

The content of this Website or Blog is not intended to cause harm, but if You have any concerns about the
contents of this Website or Blog, please contact the Author at contact@thecasualgardener.com or go to The
Casual Gardener contact page for further contact information - www.thecasualgardener.com/Contact.html.
Disagreeing with the content of the Website or Blog does not constitute sufficient ground for You to ask the
Author to remove or modify any parts of this Website or Blog. The Author is not being paid specifically to
write content on this Website or Blog and is writing information which is helpful to the public.

The Author is, however, an experienced and paid author and newspaper columnist and is writing subject
matter which will help define and promote the book, Gardening Nude. This book was written by Shawna
Coronado, CEO of The Casual Gardener Company. You can place book orders on the Website and the Blog
for this book or any products related to the Author, and must pay for the product and shipping and handling,
sponsors are not responsible for this product.

If sponsors are incurred either now or in the future for the Website or Blog's content, the full information will
be clearly stated on the Website or Blog notifying readers that a company or entity has sponsored a
particular written portion of the Website or Blog.

Sponsor prizes or products awarded to the public in give-aways and promotions on the website will be clearly
stated. It is possible that prizes will be given from the personal cache of the Author, with no intentions of
advertising or promoting a product, simply to utilize it as a “gift” to you or other users.

Because the Website or Blog is informational in nature, product reviews will frequently be listed on the
Website or Blog. Products reviewed are usually given to the Author at no cost as a promotion. These product
reviews will be fully the Authors honest opinion, no matter if the product was given as a promotion or if the
Author purchased it directly. Author will not accept additional pay for a product by an outside source or
sponsor unless specifically designated on the Website or Blog entry.

Advertisements and link-throughs such as Google Ads and similar advertisements will reside on the Website
or Blog for the purpose of supporting the Website or Blog’s maintenance fees and the Authors office and
maintenance. Advertisers are not individually paying Author to write about advertised matter. If advertisers
list similar content links to the Website or Blog it is purely due to the existing content of the Website or Blog
and is not a planned action of the Author. The Author takes no responsibility for the actions of any
advertisers or sponsors. If You purchase a product or service based upon a link from The Website or Blog,
You must take action with that company to resolve any issues, not with the Author.

Copyright policy. All the text, images and other content being part of this Website or Blog is property of the
Author, unless noted otherwise. All logos and trademarks are property of their respective owners. You are
not allowed to reproduce, sell, and modify any part of this Website or Blog. You are welcome to link to this
Website or Blog, and to discuss its contents in a respectful manner. When You quote or link to this Website
or Blog, please include the Website or Blog’s name in your link. You are not authorized to use this content for
personal profit. UNAUTHORIZED COPYING, REPRODUCTION, MODIFICATION, REPUBLISHING,
UPLOADING, POSTING, TRANSMITTING OR DUPLICATING OF ANY OF THE MATERIAL IS PROHIBITED.
Whenever copyrighted material is mentioned or use, the Author is doing so according to fair dealing
practices. Use of material from this Website or Blog according to fair dealing practices requires proper
acknowledgment. Simply linking back to the Website or Blog is not considered proper acknowledgment;
please provide a link including the Author’s name, the name of the page you are linking, and a permanent
link (”Permalink“) to that page.

Comment policy. The Author is not responsible for the content of any comments made by the Commenter(s).
The Author is also not responsible for knowing whether the content of Your comment is breaking the law in
other countries or jurisdictions. This Website or Blog is a venue for discussion; therefore, the Author will not
delete critical comments, or comments portraying a different opinion from the Author’s own. However, the
Author reserves the right to edit, delete, or not publish a comment if this is deemed to be potentially illegal
(this includes, but it is not limited to comments containing hateful, pornographic, libelous, and defamatory
content). All comments on this Website or Blog have to be written in English. Please do not endanger
Yourself or break the law when you comment. Comments intending to advertise and/or off-topic (”SPAM“) will
be deleted. The Author also reserves the right to block Commenter(s) who have previously published
offensive comments, pornography, illegal content, or SPAM.

Forbidden actions. You are not authorized to (i) use this Website or Blog to advertise for products of any
kind and for other Website or Blogs, (ii) to infringe the Copyright policy and Comment policy of this Website
or Blog, (iii) to attack this Website or Blog using malicious software and/or use this Website or Blog for data
mining (iv) to commit any illegal actions while using the Website or Blog, or against this Website or Blog, (v)
to restrict access to this Website or Blog, (vi) to impede the normal functioning of this Website or Blog and
(vii) to menace the Author with, or cause physical or financial harm to, the Author of this Website or Blog.

Changes to the Terms. The Author reserves the right to change these Terms at any time. You will only be
notified by the Website or Blog through posts or syndicated content (RSS), NOT IN PERSON. It is Your
responsibility to make sure that you agree with the new Terms, whenever changes have been announced.
Changes to the Terms will be effective 48 hours after the notice has been posted on the Website or Blog. If
You do not agree with the Terms, DO NOT USE THIS WEBSITE OR BLOG.

No Guarantee. The Author makes no guarantee regarding the validity of the content of the Website or Blog.
In addition, the Author does not guarantee that the Website or Blog will be accessible at all times or during
any down time (i) caused by outages to any public Internet backbones, networks or servers, (ii) caused by
any failures of Your equipment, systems or local access services, (iii) for previously scheduled maintenance
or (iv) relating to events beyond the Author’s control such as strikes, riots, fires, floods, explosions, war,
terrorism, governmental action, labor conditions, natural and/or man-made disasters, or interruptions in
Internet services to an area where the Author or Your servers are located. Although the Author will try to
moderate comments quickly, the Author makes no guarantee to the Commenter that its comments or
trackbacks will be displayed promptly, without modifications, or that they will be displayed at all, as all
comments will be published to the discretion of the Author.

No Warranty or Condition; Links. The Author makes NO WARRANTY OF ANY KIND. If you choose to access
the Website or Blog, you do so AT YOUR OWN RISK. To the extent links and external content are based on
or displayed in connection with the Website or Blog, THE AUTHOR SHALL NOT HAVE ANY LIABILITY IN
CONNECTION WITH THE DISPLAY OF SUCH LINKS AND SEARCH RESULTS, whether this external content
is breaking the law in this or other jurisdictions. YOU AGREE TO USE THE WEBSITE OR BLOG AT YOUR
OWN RISK, and that You will not consider the Website or Blog’s content to be a suitable substitute for
professional advice.

Limitations of Liability. IN NO EVENT SHALL THE AUTHOR BE LIABLE UNDER THIS AGREEMENT FOR ANY
DAMAGES OR LOSSES, AND THE AUTHOR’S LIABILITY TO YOU UNDER THIS AGREEMENT FOR ANY
CLAIM IS LIMITED TO THE GROSS MONTHLY AMOUNT PAID BY THE AUTHOR FOR HOSTING SERVICES
DURING THE ONE MONTH PERIOD IMMEDIATELY FOLLOWING THE DATE OF THE CLAIM. Each party
acknowledges that the other party has entered into this Agreement relying on the limitations of liability stated
herein and that those limitations are an essential part of the Agreement. Without limiting the foregoing, the
Author shall not have any liability for any failure or delay resulting from any condition beyond the reasonable
control of the Author, including but not limited to governmental action, labor conditions, power failures,
natural and/or man-made disasters. The Author is not liable for the content of any comments the Commenter
might leave on this Website or Blog (see Comment policy).

Obligation to Indemnify. You agree to indemnify, defend and hold the Author, its agents, and applicable third
parties (collectively “Indemnified Person(s)“) harmless from and against any and all third party claims, liability,
loss, and expense (including damage awards, settlement amounts, and reasonable legal fees, brought
against any Indemnified Person(s), arising out of, related to or which may arise from Your use of the Website
or Blog and/or Your breach of any term of this Agreement. In the state of Illinois, United States, this will
include judicial and extra-judicial costs and fees; elsewhere in United States, legal fees on a solicitor and its
own client basis.

Applicable Laws; Venue. The Author operates the Website or Blog from Illinois, United States,, and makes no
representations that materials in the Website or Blog are appropriate or available for use in other locations.
Access to the Website or Blog from any location where the content is illegal is prohibited. Any claim related to
the use of the Website or Blog or to the Website or Blog materials shall be governed by the laws of the
United States. Any action related to the access, use, content, or existence of this Website or Blog shall be
filed only in the appropriate court located within the United States. The use of this Website or Blog
constitutes Your express permission and consent to the jurisdiction of the state and/or federal courts of the
United States for purposes of such actions.

Legal notices and Contact information. If You are intending to carry out legal action of any kind against the
Website or Blog or the Author, you are required to contact the Author at contact@thecasualgardener.com or
go to The Casual Gardener contact page for further contact information - www.thecasualgardener.
com/Contact.html. You must contact the Author at least SEVEN BUSINESS DAYS before any legal claim is
made to discuss the issue in full. Please remember that the Author means to DO NO HARM to You or anyone
else by writing this Website or Blog. If You feel that your rights have been infringed, please contact the
Author at contact@thecasualgardener.com or go to The Casual Gardener contact page for further contact
information - www.thecasualgardener.com/Contact.html, and allow seven business days for the reply to be
received. The Author will do whatever possible to address Your concerns.
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