1. Terms of Use & Ownership of Website & Content


1.1. Darby Bonner owns and operates this website (yourcupofseas.com). By using or accessing this website you acknowledge that you have read, understood, and agreed to be bound by these terms and conditions (“Terms of Use”). If you do not agree to these Terms of Use, please do not use our website. 


1.2. This website contains material that is owned by or licensed to me. This material includes, but is not limited to, the content, design, layout, appearance, and graphics of the website. 


1.3. The material on this website is protected by copyright under the laws of the UK and may not be used without written permission by Darby Bonner. No trademark (whether registered or not) that is displayed on this website may be used in any way without the prior written consent of Darby Bonner. Any reproduction of the website’s material is prohibited other than in accordance with the Guest Writer Agreement, which forms part of these terms and conditions. 


1.4. Any trademarks reproduced on this website, which is not the property of, or licensed to me, are acknowledged on the website. 


1.5. Unauthorised use of this website may be a criminal offence and/or give rise to a claim for damages.


2. Security & Access

2.1. This website may also, from time to time, include links to other websites which are not controlled by me. These links are provided for your convenience to provide you with further information. You acknowledge that they are used at your own risk. They do not signify that I recommend or endorse the websites. I have no control over the nature, content, and availability of those websites. To the full extent permitted by law, I exclude all liability in respect of loss of data, interruption of business or any consequential or incidental damages. 


2.2. Your Cup of Sea cannot guarantee any data or program available for download on this website (or any website linked to it) is free of viruses, malware, or other spyware. You agree that you assume all risk of any damage to your computer as a result of using this website. 


2.3. Your Cup of Sea cannot guarantee continuous, error-free, or secure access to our services or that defects in the service will be corrected. While I will use reasonable efforts to maintain an uninterrupted service, I cannot guarantee this, and I do not give any promises or warranties (whether express or implied) about the availability of my services.


3. Revisions & Liability

3.1. Your Cup of Sea provides this website and its contents on an “as is” basis, and makes no representation as to the accuracy, completeness, or reliability of the information contained on this website. Your Cup of Sea will not be liable in contract, tort (including negligence) or otherwise to you for any direct, special, indirect or consequential loss or damage (including or loss of data) arising out of or in connection with this website. 


4. Your Privacy is Important


4.1. Your Cup of Sea is committed to protecting the privacy of everyone that interacts with me. My Privacy Policy sets out my commitment to you on privacy, including the use of “cookies”. 


4.2. This website uses cookies to monitor browsing preferences. If you allow cookies to be used, the personal information submitted by you may be stored by me.


4.3. By using the website, you agree to the collection, transfer, storage and use of your personal information by the site and Your Cup of Sea on servers as described in my Privacy Policy.


5. Protecting & Maintaining Personal Information


5.1. I will take all reasonable steps to protect the information we hold about you from unauthorised access, use and disclosure, however, I cannot guarantee that our systems and stored data will be completely free from third party interception or are free from corruption. 


5.2. If you use my website to link to another site, I encourage you to view their terms and conditions of use, privacy policies and security statements before disclosing any of your personal information on those sites.