Cookie Policy

Scope of The Policy

  • Caz Merrett trading as Starfish Doula (we or us or our) uses cookies when you visit our website,, (the Website) to help customise the Website and improve your experience while using both the Website and our Services.
  • This policy applies between you and us while using the Website.
  • When you visit the Website, before the Website places cookies on your computer, you will be presented with a banner requesting your consent to place those cookies. By giving your consent, you are enabling us to provide you with a better Website experience and smoother use of our services. You may decline to give consent to the placing of cookies; however, this will mean that certain Website features may not function correctly, or at all.

What are Cookies?

  • A cookie is a small text file placed on your device by the Website when you visit certain areas and/or use certain functions of the Website.
  • We place and use cookies on your computer to improve your use of the Website, and to efficiently provide you with our services.
  • Cookies do not usually contain information that personally identifies you. However, personal information that we store may be able to be linked to information stored in cookies.

Types of Cookies

  • You can find a list of cookie types used on this Website in the table below, and a list of the specific cookies used in this Cookie List.
  • We use very few cookies on the Website, and we take as many steps as possible to ensure your personal data is secure and your privacy respected.

Type of Cookies

Purpose of Cookies



Necessary cookies are required to enable the basic features of this site, such as providing secure log-in or adjusting your consent preferences. These cookies do not store any personally identifiable data.



Functional cookies help perform certain functionalities like sharing the content of the website on social media platforms, collecting feedback, and other third-party features.



Analytical cookies are used to understand how visitors interact with the website. These cookies help provide information on metrics such as the number of visitors, bounce rate, traffic source, etc.



Performance cookies are used to understand and analyse the key performance indexes of the website which helps in delivering a better user experience for the visitors.



Advertisement cookies are used to provide visitors with customised advertisements based on the pages you visited previously and to analyse the effectiveness of the ad campaigns.



Other uncategorised cookies are those that are being analysed and have not been classified into a category as yet.


Your Control of Your Cookies

  • You can choose to enable or disable cookies via your internet browser. By default, most internet browsers accept cookies, but this can be changed. Check your browser settings and help menu.
  • You can change your consent to our Website cookies via the small floating cookie menu in the bottom right hand corner of the screen. However, this may cause certain Website areas/functions to cease their correct operation.
  • For more information on cookies, including how to disable them, you can refer to You will also find information about how to delete cookies from your device.

Changes to This Policy

  • We reserve the right to make changes or additions to this Cookie Policy as we deem necessary as our services change and grow, or in accordance with the law. Changes will be publicised on the blog and you can check this page any time to see the latest version. You will be deemed to have accepted the changes the next time you use the Website after the alterations have been published.