SITE INTENT: information presented on this site is intended as a personal and professional representation of my views on food and nutrition. this site is not intended for diagnosis, treatment, or any other medical application. questions should be directed to your personal physician.
SPONSORSHIP: i accept sponsors to this site; it will be clearly labeled as “ad”, “sponsor”, “paid” or “client” on the site and through social media channels.
ADVERTISING: advertising space on this site is intended to generate revenue and as such, is labeled either as “advertisement” or denoted within the ad. advertisements do not influence the content contained within this site.
BRAND AFFILIATIONS: by the nature of my business, i do accept payment for freelance recipe development, food styling and food writing. i make a rule not to engage in financial relationships with companies whose products do not match my personal and professional beliefs, or that is irrelevant to the content of kumquat. if a product review is completed at the request of a company/brand, my compensation of cash or product will not factor into my review. if i don’t like a product, i will not review it on the blog. any participation in a recipe contest to receive a prize will be disclosed in the post.
for purpose of disclosure, i currently have or have had a material affiliation (i.e., employment, contract, freelance work, honorarium or advertisement) with:
- attune foods
- cabot creamery cooperative
- california almonds
- california olives
- cedar springs and shepherd’s pride lamb
- coastal living magazine
- cooking light magazine
- davidson’s safe eggs
- glutino food group
- national peanut board
- oxmoor house – weight watchers
- the wonderful company
kumquat (Gretchen F. Brown LLC) 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 amazon.com.
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