This policy is valid from 25 March 2014

Terms of Use

This blog is a personal blog written and edited by me. All information provided is based on my personal experiences and knowledge.  I'm by no means an expert in everything, so I will source information from reliable sources which will be referenced in my posts. You are advised that all information provided and taken from this blog is at your own risk.  It's important to keep an open mind about blogging, each post is posted "as is."  Information that is valid today may not be tomorrow, so I will do my best to keep Wineful Thinking upt to date, but I make not guarantees.  My opinions may change over time For questions about this blog, please contact  Nicole Silva at winefulthinking.blogspot.com.

All product and/or services reviews are based on my own personal experiences or encounters. Reviews on this blog may be invited, sponsored or paid, however I will be sharing my honest opinions, findings, beliefs, and/or experiences on pros and cons of the product and services.


Unless otherwise noted, I (Nicole Silva) am the legal copyright holder of all (written, multimedia and graphic) material on this website and it may not be used, reprinted, (partially) modified or published without my written consent. A link to winefulthinking.com must appear in all copies of any artwork or content, including articles, press releases. Please do not crop or edit photos to imply that it belongs to you. All photos must be published as is with a credit back to my blog.  There will be times I will google pictures to add to my blog, and references will be provided.  For these pictures, I do not claim any ownership.  

Hold Harmless

Information provided on Wineful Thinking is for entertainment purposes and is the expressed opinion of myself, Nicole Silva. I am not providing medical, legal or other professional advice. You are reading this blog of your own free will. Any information you take from this blog is at your own risk. Under no circumstances will I be liable for any loss or damage (including without limitation indirect or consequential loss or damage) or any loss or damage whatsoever arising from loss of data or profits arising out of or in connection with the use of this website. If you find any of my content offensive, you may take immediate action by leaving the website. At times there may be grammatical or spelling errors, I will not be responsible/liable for this, however I will do my best to spellcheck every post!

Privacy Statement

Any personal and/or contact information provided to me will be kept private. I will not sell or disclose your information to any other companies.

I am not responsible for the privacy practices of any of my advertisers or blog commenters.

Reserve Rights

I, Nicole Silva from Wineful Thinking, reserve the right to change the focus of the blog, to shut it down, sell it, change the terms of use (go to a paid platform) at my own discretion.
I also reserve the rights to edit or delete any comments submitted to winefulthinking.blogspot.com without notice due to: comments deemed to be spam or questionable spam, comments including profanity, comments containing language or concepts that could be deemed offensive, comments that attack a group or person individually, or comments from my parents telling me to call them more often. 

Advertisers and Sponsors

This blog accepts forms of cash advertising, sponsorship, paid insertions or other forms of compensation.

This blog abides by word of mouth marketing standards. We believe in honesty of relationship, opinion and identity. The compensation received may influence the advertising content, topics or posts made in this blog. That content, advertising space or post will be clearly identified as paid or sponsored content.

I am not responsible for the actions of my advertisers or sponsors. If you purchase a product or service based upon a link from my website, you must take action with that company to resolve any issues, not Wineful Thinking. 

The owner of this blog is not compensated to provide opinion on products, services, websites and various other topics. The views and opinions expressed on this blog are purely the blog owners. If we claim or appear to be experts on a certain topic or product or service area, we will only endorse products or services that we believe, based on our expertise, are worthy of such endorsement. Any product claim, statistic, quote or other representation about a product or service should be verified with the manufacturer or provider.

 This blog does not contain any content which might present a conflict of interest.