Board rules

These rules are disclosed to clarify the various responsibilities of all community members here on They shall be adhered to by everyone to ensure that our board runs smoothly and provides a fun and productive experience for all of our community members and visitors.

  1. Welcome

    1. Welcome to the discussion forum. We sincerely hope you enjoy your time here! #
    2. Please note that, by joining this forum, you agree to abide by the following Terms and Conditions of Membership: #
  2. Terms & Conditions of Membership

    1. You will abide by the terms and conditions you accepted upon registering on this forum #
    2. You are solely responsible for the content of your posts #
    3. You will not post anything that is false, libellous, derogatory, abusive, vulgar, hateful, obscene, discriminatory, threatening, harassing, personally insulting, offensive, an invasion of privacy, or that otherwise violates applicable laws in any way. #
    4. You will not post spam, advertisements, chain letters, pyramid schemes, soliciting material or anything else that is not consistent with the intent of this forum #
    5. You will not post any copyright material unless you are the copyright owner or have the written permission to do so from the copyright holder #
    6. You will not reproduce or disseminate any material found on this forum, on any other forum, or on any other media without the written permission of the owner of this forum #
    7. You will not bring this forum into disrepute by ridiculing this forum, its owner, or their delegates, or any other member of this forum, on any other forum, or in any other media #
    8. You will otherwise do nothing that is harmful to this forum, that compromises the integrity of this forum, or otherwise brings this forum into disrepute #
    9. The owner of this forum reserves the right to reveal your identity, and/or any other related information, in the event of any legal complaint or action arising from your use of this forum #
    10. You agree to the storage of your personal information necessary to maintain your membership of, and access to, this forum #
    11. Notify the owner of this forum, or their delegates, if you feel that a post is objectionable. If deemed appropriate, they will modify, lock or delete the post as soon as is possible #
    12. Use an appropriate username when you register to use this forum. The Terms and Conditions of Membership also apply to usernames and profile information #
    13. You acknowledge that views expressed on this forum do not necessarily reflect the views of the owner of this forum or their delegates #
    14. You indemnify the owner of this forum, and their delegates, from any action arising from your posts #
    15. You agree that all posts (including photos, attachments and all other content) that you make on this forum become the property of this forum and that you grant the owner of this forum (or their delegate) the irrevocable right to use, retain, publish, move, copy, edit and/or delete any of your posts, as they deem to be appropriate, even if you are no longer a member of this forum #
    16. Do not register multiple accounts on the forum. Multiple accounts will be deleted #
    17. The owner of this forum reserves the right to decline your registration, at any time, without providing a reason #
    18. The decision of Moderators and/or Administrators is final. In no circumstances are members to challenge Moderators' or Administrators' decisions on the open forum. If you have a grievance with a Moderator's decision, discuss your grievance with them (or another Moderator or Administrator) using the forums personal message system or email #
    19. Do not join this forum if you feel that you are unable to accept and abide by these Terms and Conditions of Membership #
    20. Your membership of this forum may be revoked if you violate any of these Terms & Conditions of Membership #
    21. The Terms and Conditions of Membership may be revised from time to time. A copy of revised Terms and Conditions of Membership will be made available on this forum. Continued membership of this forum implies your acceptance of any revised Terms and Conditions of Membership #
  3. Ettiquette

    1. Be cordial to all other members of this forum and afford them the courtesy and respect that you would also like to be afforded. Profanities and personal attacks (even if veiled) will not be tolerated #
    2. Post only in the most relevant section of this forum (e.g. recipes in the recipes section only and not within a general discussion thread.) #
    3. Use a meaningful title that appropriately describes the topic of the thread #
    4. Do not use capitals, or any other special emphasis, unless it is clearly appropriate to do so #
    5. Do not post copies of the same post in more than one thread #
    6. Ensure that your posts are consistent with the topic of the thread; please start another thread if it is more appropriate to do so #
    7. Do not change the title of the thread when posting a reply #
    8. Ensure that your posts add value to the forum; please do not post simply to increase your post count #
    9. Do not use quotes unnecessarily; only use them when it is clearly appropriate to do so (i.e. when it would be otherwise unclear to what you are referring) #
    10. Search the forum to see if a topic already exists before starting a new thread #
  4. Thank You

    1. Thank you for joining this forum! #