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

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

My Dating Blog’s been nominated (and we couldn’t be more proud) @bestdatingblog, #DatingAwards


Alison and Tony aka. Leather and Lace (yes, I'm "Lace")  just want to let you know that our web site … [Read more...]

Alison Blackman is a real person, not a cartoon image! #advice #relationships


Alison Blackman is a real person, not a cartoon image!  After several decades online, I have to to … [Read more...]

Beauty Roundup, Wedding Edition! #WeeklyReview #bbcroundup

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Last week I had the unique honor of being the officiant at the wedding of two exceptional friends, … [Read more...]

The Advice Sisters’ New Venture Needs Your Input! @advicesisters @landlaceadvice

Most of you know that The Advice Sisters was created more than two decades ago, with my genuine twin … [Read more...]