ask alison: I don’t think I can compete with younger job seekers #careeradvice, #JobHunting, #work


  Dear "Advice Sister" Alison:  I will be receiving my bachelor's degree this year, … [Read more...]

Do you know what real love is?


Do you know what real love is? Real love is one of the most magical but complex things in the … [Read more...]

Great Ideas for Friends, Lover, Exs, and YOURSELF on Valentine’s Day (not the usual chocolates & cards) #ValentinesDay


V-day Emotional Overload?  Here are Unique Ways to show those you love (and those you don’t) how you … [Read more...]

Agonizing over gifts for Valentine’s Day or another Special Day. Watch this show on Vimeo #Gifts, #advice, #leatherandlace

alison blackman and tony sabatini on the dr. joy show

Dr Joy:  What Makes A Good Gift?  Alison:  Whatever is, it's not about cost:  It has to be something … [Read more...]

my supervisor talked trash about me so I trashed her back! #advice, #career

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Handling Negative Comments From A Supervisor     I am a junior manager in a … [Read more...]

How Can I Fix My Reputation After I made an Ass of Myself At an Office Party!

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How Can I Fix This?  I Made an Ass of Myself at the Office Party Last Night!    An … [Read more...]

12 ways to reduce stress in 2015 (start right now) #health, #happpiness

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12 ways to reduce stress in 2015 (and you can start right now) By Alison Blackman aka. Advice … [Read more...]

12 Easy Ways To Have a MUCH Better Year #NewYearsResolutions


Are You Really Happy It 's A New Year? If you couldn't wait to ring out the old year and ring in … [Read more...]

Our Families Fought Christmas (I’m dreading next year)

only Norman Rockwell could make this look good...your family memories may differ

"My husband Tom and I live near my Dad and my sister-in-law, Sarah. My sister Nancy and her husband … [Read more...]

Don’t Want a Crotchless Teddie from Him This Holiday ? This is a Must Read! #Holiday, #gifts, #IntimateGifts

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    I have a saying: If you bring a woman a French maid's outfit as a gift, there had better be … [Read more...]