Tales from Mother Earth is registered to Jenny Bailey, Sole Trader, Green Pastures, 7 Exmoor Rise, Ashford, Kent, TN24 8QS.

This privacy policy explains how we may use any personal information that we collect from you when you use our website and/or place an order.

We are committed to protecting your privacy.

We are responsible for complying with GDPR laws in relation to your personal information. If you have any questions about how we do this, you can contact us using the details provided at the end of this policy.


When you place an order through the website, WooCommerce is the WordPress plugin for the ecommerce facility and SumUp our payment gateway merchant.  Ionos is our webhost where the database with your personal details is held.  Their privacy policies can be found on their websites.  For more information:

Sum Up:
Woo Commerce:

We collect information about you when you place an order for products. This includes your name, your email address, your postal address and/or your payment information (such as your banking details).  After 30 days your details are automatically deleted from the database hosted by Ionos.

We also ask for contact information from you during the checkout process, which allows us to fulfil your order.

If you contribute to the Gallery, your email address and name will be received and held for as long as it takes to add your picture(s) to the Gallery (if they are approved for inclusion).  By sending your picture(s) to us, you automatically give us permission to include them on the website without charge and/or restriction.

We use cookies to identify you as a visitor to our website. Cookies are text files placed on your computer to collect standard internet usage information and track visitor behaviour. We also partner with marketing and analytics companies.  We will use this information for analytics or performance tracking, to improve and enhance the products we offer and your experiences on our website.

You can set your browser to not accept cookies or tracking however, in this case some of our web features may not function.

The cookies used on our website are as follows:

woocommerce_cart_hashHelps WooCommerce determine when cart contents/data changes.When the session closes
woocommerce_items_in_cart Helps WooCommerce determine when cart contents/data changes. When the session closes
wp_woocommerce_session_Contains a unique code for each customer so that it knows where to find the cart data in the database for each customer. 2 days

We only use your personal information to improve our website and other products and to offer our services to you.

We collect information about you to allow us to process your order.  Your details are stored for a maximum of 30 days.  After this time, they are automatically deleted.  We may also collect information to assist with customer service enquiries.

We may also need to share your information with Royal Mail and other couriers, or our technical service providers as part of our legitimate business interests and practices. When we do this, we always ensure that we have appropriate technical and organisational measures in place.

Non-personal or identifiable data we collect may be shared with third parties in order to profile our customer base, improve our targeting and improve our products and services.


Under data protection and security legislation, we are legally required to inform you where your personal data is stored and how it is protected.

When you place an order through our website, we use the following:

  • WooCommerce
  • SumUp
  • Ionos

You will need to access their privacy policies for details on their storage and safeguards.

Personal information is collected and used for the reasons set out above and shall not be stored for longer than necessary for those purposes.


Under European data protection law, you have the following rights:

  • Request access to your personal information. This enables you to receive a copy of the personal information we hold about you and to check that we are lawfully processing it.
  • Request correction of the personal information that we obtain about you within 48 hours of completing your purchase in order to ensure that delivery is made to the correct address.  After this time, your details are deleted from our system.

The above rights are not absolute.

If you have a complaint about the usage of your information, please email


Our website contains links to other websites, this privacy policy only applies to, if you navigate away to other websites this policy is no longer applicable and you should access their privacy policies.


From time to time, we may update our privacy policy in order to remain compliant with data protection legislation. Please refer to our website for the latest updates.


Mailing Address:
Tales from Mother Earth
Green Pastures
7 Exmoor Rise
Kent TN24 8QS