Privacy policy

by Natalie

When you visit the Mums Off Duty website, we may collect certain personal data from you. For example, if you decide to opt-in to receive our newsletter, we will ask you for your name and email address so that we can contact you.

Mums Off Duty will never share this information with a third party without your express consent, unless required to do so by law. Any data we collect from you is stored securely using passwords and encryption, and data that is no longer needed is removed completely from our system.

We have listed below the various ways we may collect data from you, along with a brief explanation of how you can request to see to data we hold on you, how you can update your information, and how you can ask for it to be deleted.

Newsletter opt-in

If you opt-in to the Mums Off Duty newsletter, the contact information you provide (name and email address) will be used to send you emails about Mums Off Duty and content on the site that you might find interesting. 

You can opt-out at any time by hitting the ‘unsubscribe’ button on the email.

Giveaways and competitions

If you enter a giveaway or competition on Mums Off Duty, we will collect your name and email address so that we can choose a winner and contact you if you win. If you do win, we may also require an address to send you your prize. All information about entrants will be deleted as soon as the giveaway or competition has ended and the winner has received their prize.

Contact forms

If you submit a contact form on this site, we will collect your name and email address so that we are able to reply to you.


This blog uses traffic log cookies to identify which pages are being used most frequently, and this information is used in statistical analysis. This blog also uses cookies to help improve your experience of Mums Off Duty by remembering your preferences and tailoring content accordingly.

When you first visit the Mums Off Duty site, you will see a cookie notice alert. If you continue to use the site, we assume that you are happy with our cookie policy.

Most web browsers automatically accept ‘cookies’ but you can modify your browser setting to decline cookies at any time, if you prefer.

Some of my blog posts or web pages contain affiliate links, which means that they use cookies to track affiliate sales. This means, at no extra cost to you, I may earn a very small commission from any sales made through affiliate links.

Further information

If you have previously agreed to using your personal information then you can change your mind at any time by emailing

You may also request a copy of any data held about you by Mums Off Duty under the Data Protection Act 1988. Such requests should be submitted to A small charge may be made for providing this information.

If you believe any information Mums Off Duty holds on you is incorrect or incomplete, please email as soon as possible to the above address. Any inaccuracies will be corrected as soon as possible.