comment, disclosure policies + other boring, yet necessary legal stuff…

comment policy

Comments are welcome. However, I reserve the right to edit or delete any comments submitted to this blog 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 containing hate speech, credible threats, or direct attacks on an individual or group.

  • The blog owner is not responsible for the content in comments.


disclosure policy

This is a personal blog owned by Shekera Alvarado (aka Shaki Varado) for Sideline Society LLC. Any views or opinions represented in this blog are personal and belong solely to the blog owner and do not represent those of people, institutions or organizations that the owner may or may not be associated with in professional or personal capacity, unless explicitly stated.

Any views, opinions and/or claims are not intended to malign any religion, ethnic group, club, organization, company, or individual.

All content provided on this blog is for informational purposes only. The owner of this blog makes no representations as to the accuracy or completeness of any information on this site or found by following any link on this site; and are encouraged to be independently verified.

The owner will not be liable for any errors or omissions in this information nor for the availability of this information. The owner will not be liable for any losses, injuries, or damages from the display or use of this information.

This blog does contain content which might present a conflict of interest. This content may not always be identified.

Downloadable Files and Images

Any downloadable file, including but not limited to pdfs, docs, jpegs, pngs, is provided at the user’s own risk. The owner will not be liable for any losses, injuries, or damages resulting from a corrupted or damaged file.

Since this blog is a source of income of varies types (cash advertising, sponsorship, paid insertions or other forms of compensation including affiliate relationships) and may occasionally incorporate endorsements or testimonials, I am disclosing the following:

  • The content of this blog is a source of income for me and my family and therefore may be used to promote products, services, or other businesses.

  • Compensation received may influence the advertising content, topics or posts made on the blog, however, I will only choose to promote products/services/businesses that I have, in fact, used and/or that I feel will be beneficial to my community.

  • Products provided to me by my advertising partners for my review are given to me free of charge with no cost to me. This does not ensure a positive review of the product in any way.

  • You can trust me. I will always give my genuine opinion about a product or service whether or not I am partnering with the service provider and/or receiving payment to do so.

  • Mentions of associated products/services/businesses within the content of this blog are clearly noted as an affiliate in every reference. As well as any advertising space or post will be clearly identified as paid or sponsored content.

I am a God fearing woman who holds herself to the highest standards of integrity.  Everything I do, I do it to the best of my ability and work to provide meaningful, helpful, encouraging, and interesting content while driving a profit to help compensate me for my time, research, and ideas.  My readers and the Sideline Society community keeps this vision afloat; and thus it is my goal to be transparent and honest with every piece of content I create.

Thank you for sharing your time with me!


These comment and disclosure policies are subject to change without notice and was last updated on July 27, 2019. Any further updates will be posted to this page, and the modification date will be updated. If you have any questions feel free to contact me directly via email at

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