Privacy Policy

Who we are

Kimberly J Widener LLC d/b/a Southern Traditions Home is the owner of our website address

What personal data we collect and why we collect it

Data collected through communications includes any communication you send to us whether from the website contact form, email, text, social media messaging, social media posting, or through any other means.

The information collected may include:  Name and title; Contact information including email address; Personal information such as postcode, preferences and interests; information relevant to custom offers.  In addition, collected data may be used for any purchase of goods or services through my website.  

This may include:  Your name, title, billing address, delivery address, email address, phone number, contact details, purchase details and card details.

How this data is used

To supply the goods or services you have purchased, to keep records of the transactions, to resolve conflicts or disputes and to send related offers and content.  

Southern Traditions Home may collect data regarding your preferences of receiving marketing from Southern Traditions Home and my third parties.  This data is used to offer such things as promotions, free giveaways, advertisements (both on the website as well as on social media).  The data also helps to ensure website content is helpful to you.

Technical Data such as IP addresses, your login data, details about your browser, time zones, and length of visit may also be collected.  This is compiled from analytics tracking software.  This data is used to improve website in areas of administration, security, online services.  

Data collected helps tailor website to meet your needs and effectively provide you services.  This in turns helps grow Southern Traditions Home through an effective marketing strategy.

Southern Traditions Home does not collect any sensitive data about your race or ethnicity, religious or philosophical beliefs, sex life, sexual orientation, political opinions.  We do not collect any information about criminal convictions and offenses.  


When visitors have 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.  


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


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 included embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.).  Embedded content from other websites behaves the exact same way as if the visit 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.


Who we share your data with

Southern Traditions Home may have to share your personal data with the parties below:

  • Service providers who provide IT and system administration services

  • Professional advisers including lawyers, bankers, auditors and insurers

  • Government bodies that require us to report processing activities

  • Third parties to whom we sell, transfer, or merge parts of our business or our assets

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.  

For users that register on our website (if any), we also store the personal information they provide to 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

Southern Traditions Home,, League City, Texas 77573, United States

Additional information

How we protect your data

We require all third parties to whom data is transferred to respect the security of your personal data and to treat it in accordance with the law.  Only those third parties allowed will be able to process your personal data for specified purposes and in accordance with our instructions.  

What data breach procedures we have in place

Southern Traditions Home is committed to keeping your personal data safe and have put in safe guards in place to prevent unauthorized access or disclosure.  We will email you within 72 hours if there is a data breach.

What third parties we receive data from

Southern Traditions Home may contain affiliate links.  Please be aware we do not control how they collect their personal information.  Use caution and read carefully their privacy policies to ensure the safety of your personal information.  

You may at any time op-out by emailing here.  You may also choose not to click boxes regarding marketing preferences when opting in.  You also have the right to access your personal data at any time or to have it corrected, erased, restricted, or transferred.  You also have the right to complaint to the US Federal Trade Commission if you are not happy with how Southern Traditions Home collects or handles your personal data.   

What automated decision making and/or profiling we do with user data

We keep purchaser customer data for six years as required by tax law.

Should you have any questions regarding this policy or wish to obtain a copy of your personal information kept on our files, please email Southern Traditions Home @  

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