Privacy Policy

Who We Are

Our website address is:

Personal Data We Collect and Why We Collect It


When visitors leave comments on the site, we collect the data shown in the comments form. We collect the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string to aid in spam detection.

An anonymized string created from your email address (also called a hash) may be provided to the Gravatar service to see if you are using it. The Gravatar service privacy policy is available here: After approval of your comment, your Gravatar profile picture, if available, is visible to the public in the context of your comment.


If you upload images to the website, you should avoid uploading images with embedded location data (EXIF GPS) included. Visitors to the website can download and extract any location data from images on the website.

Contact Forms

When submit a contact form on the site, we collect the data shown in the form. We collect the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string to aid in spam detection. This data may be stored in our website database to overcome the occasional issue of lost emails that prevent us from timely response to inquiries.


If you leave a comment on our site you may opt-in to saving your name, email address and website in cookies. These are for your convenience so that you do not have to fill in your details again when you leave another comment. These cookies will last for one year.

If you have an account and you log in to this site, we will set a temporary cookie to determine if your browser accepts cookies. This cookie contains no personal data and is discarded when you close your browser.

When you log in, we will also set up several cookies to save your login information and your screen display choices. Login cookies last for two days, and screen options cookies last for a year. If you select “Remember Me”, your login will persist for two weeks. If you log out of your account, the login cookies will be removed.

If you edit or publish an article, an additional cookie will be saved in your browser. This cookie includes no personal data and simply indicates the post ID of the article you just edited. It expires after 1 day.

Embedded Content from Other Websites

Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.

These websites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed additional third-party tracking, and monitor your interaction with that embedded content, including tracing your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.


We utilize analytics to improve website visitor experience, evaluate what information is most useful to our customers, and make decisions regarding marketing choices. We utilize Google Analytics, Google Search Console, and Bing Webmaster for our website analytics. Your personal identity or individual IP address is not captured or stored by us and the privacy policies of these data providers, Google and Microsoft (for Bing) applies. For your convenience, here are the related privacy policies:

Who We Share Your Data With

We will not rent, sell, or otherwise share your personally identifiable information to others. We may store personally identifiable information in locations outside our control such as servers or databases colocated with hosting providers. Any personally identifiable data you choose to share on our website publicly, such as a blog comment, will be available to others. If you remove publicly visible data from our website, copies may remain in cached or archived services utilized by the website and in public services such as the Wayback machine. Our blog’s spam control is managed by a third party service that may require you to register to post a comment; this is primarily for spam control. You must contact them to have that information removed.

Non-personally identifiable data such as website analytics may be shared with other applications such as search engine optimization tools or caching suppliers who utilize data usage tracking information.

How Long We Retain Your Data

If you leave a comment, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely. This is so we can recognize and approve any follow-up comments automatically instead of holding them in a moderation queue.

If you submit a contact form, the information and its metadata (date/time stamp, IP address, page visited, etc.) may be stored in our website database and is retained indefinitely

For users that register on our website (if any), we also store the personal information they provide in their user profile. All users can see, edit, or delete their personal information at any time (except they cannot change their username). Website administrators can also see and edit that information.

What Rights You Have Over Your Data

If you have an account on this site, or have left comments, you can request to receive an exported file of the personal data we hold about you, including any data you have provided to us. You can also request that we erase any personal data we hold about you. This does not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.

Where We Send Your Data

Visitor comments may be checked through an automated spam detection service.

Contact Information

You may contact us at any time to:

  • Request access to information we have about you
  • Correct information we have about you
  • Delete information we have about you

If you have any questions about what we collect or how we store it, please contact us at:

Super Sweet Sixteens, 3130 Union Blvd, East Islip, NY 11730
(516) 547-0965
[email protected]