• Weekend Reads
    Lifestyle

    Weekend Reads

    The holiday rush is over.  The seasonal sponsored posts and gift guides have been published, the gifts have been purchased. My daughter finished her last day of school and doesn’t return until next decade.  We have our traditional Christmas Eve and Christmas Day family activities and even booked a little…

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    Winter Skincare Update
    Beauty

    Winter Skincare Update

    When the temps drop, the air gets drier outside, but also inside thanks to electric heat. My skin which is pretty normal, suddenly becomes finicky.  Products cause irritation, my skin is taut over my cheeks, red and irritated under my nose, and I am more prone to breakouts around my…

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    The Year of the Suit
    Outfit Posts

    The Year of the Suit

    2019 was The Year of the Suit.  I recently cleared out my closet and was surprised by how many suits I have amassed and how many of them I wear often and know I will continue to wear.  White pantsuits to cocktail parties, red double-breasted numbers to speak at a…

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    Alison’s Favorite Things of 2019
    Gift Guides

    Alison’s Favorite Things of 2019

    Last year, inspired by Oprah, I shared a post of my favorite things. It was fun to put together and you all really enjoyed it so I decided to make it an annual tradition. Below are Alison’s favorite things – items new to my life this year or things I’ve…

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    My Curly Hair Routine
    Beauty

    My Curly Hair Routine

    When I wrote about how the Curly Hair Community intimates the hell out of me, I also shared my current curly hair routine. But since I took pictures to share it on Instagram Stories, I figured I’d share them here with more detail of how I get my curls. My…

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