Merlot & Chat is a blog that creates digital content about lifestyle, travel, fashion, beauty, and motherhood for entertainment purposes only. Every written content in this website was created by writers at Merlot & Chat. You are free to agree or not agree with its content.

Our content is produced without compensation from advertisers, sponsors or partnerships; otherwise specifically stated in a blog post or article, per FTC Guidelines. Merlot & Chat does not create content about anything we do not love, and we do not accept compensation for promoting a service or product we do not agree with, or would not purchase with our own money.

In some instances, we will feature products that were given for editorial review.  We first try out a product that is given to us. If we do not love it, then Merlot & Chat reserves the right to not feature it. We only feature for editorial purposes products and services we love and would have purchased with our own money. If these services or products are featured through modeling or otherwise on our website, we will have on the specific blog post or article a disclaimer notification of "Courtesy of."

Affiliate links:

Some of the blog posts or articles include affiliate links. These links are commonly associated with a linked text, photograph or/and a photo set.  Affiliate links provide compensation to us if you click on them or purchase a product from them. You are not charged more or less if you choose to use one of our affiliate links. Affiliate links do not cost you anything. In order to continue providing free of charge content for you, the reader;  we include affiliate links as a way to receive advertising revenue.


Merlot & Chat contains advertising in the forms of banner ads from Google Ad Sense and affiliate advertisers. These advertisements take keywords from our blog posts or articles we published and generate related advertisements and links. Please note that we do not have control over which advertisements will appear on your computer screen as they are generated from random keywords.


Occasionally we receive product samples and/or event tickets with a request for review.  We reserve the right to not review everything we receive and we do not let receipt of sample or tickets influence our reviews; per FTC Guidelines. If we do receive a product sample or event ticket, it will be specifically stated in the article; per FTC Guidelines.

All our reviews and promotions are the sole opinion of the writer and should be treated as such.

If you have any questions regarding our relationship with a product, service, designer and/or company, please do not hesitate to contact us via email at