Privacy Policy

Familia Kitchen collects and manages user data following best practices in transparency, accessibility, usability and confidentiality. By using, you agree to the terms of our privacy policy.

As is standard and a best practice, we collect anonymous data from every website to monitor traffic and fix bugs. When we ask you to share your email to receive a Familia Kitchen newsletter or if you are submitting a recipe to help complete our national collection of Latinx favorite family traditional recipes, we may ask you to log in and provide certain personal information (such as your name and email address).

To access these or any other login based features, we use cookies to store session information for your convenience. In order to take advantage of certain features of, you may also choose to provide us with other personal information, such as a family tradition food story, or write an article or opinion column. We are grateful, thank you and invite you to do so, but please know that your decision to use these features and provide such data is and will always be voluntary.

We only use your personal information for services or to communicate with you about our content offerings or a partner service.

As to any content you may choose to submit to us for possible publishing, please know we take your privacy and confidentiality 100% seriously. If you choose to make content submitted by you public, we recommend you redact any and all references to people and addresses, as we can’t protect public data and we are not responsible for any violation of privacy law you may be liable for.

We do not share personal information you have provided to us without your consent, unless doing so is required: 1) to carry out your request; 2) to enforce our terms of service, or is legally required; 3) to detect, prevent or address fraud, security or technical issues; 4) to protect our property, legal rights, or that of others. This website may include links to other website resources, which have their own privacy policies. Please review before engaging with them.

Famila Kitchen employs industry standard techniques to protect against unauthorized access of data about you that we store, including personal information. We do our very best and are committed to keeping your information safe and secure, but please be aware, that any and all information you share with Familia Kitchen is at your own risk.

Comments: By using Familia, you represent that you have the legal capacity to enter into a binding agreement, with the exception of minors and children.

When visitors leave comments on the site we collect the data shown in the comments form, and also the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string to help 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 profile picture is visible to the public in the context of your comment.

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.

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

Media: 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.

Cookies: 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 visit our login page, 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: Content 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 tracking your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.

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.

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.