Alison’s House Party! New House Tour and Getting Started!

YAY!!! Remember when I moved into a new house in like, April? Or May? I can’t remember. But that pretty much sums it up. There’s been so much going on I haven’t had a chance to really focus on my house! I got my party palace (office space) in order, which was fun! Threw a …

Alison’s Stretchy Pants Dance Off WINNERS!

I cannot thank all of you enough who entered #AlisonsStretchyPantsDanceOff sponsored by LuLaRoe!!! I’m always so worried no one will enter, then I get worried people will revolt when we choose winners! HAHA so much worry. But we had to choose just 1 out-of-towner, and 5 *cough 8 Utah entries to win tickets to Alison’s …

DIY Wink Wink Shirt for Alison’s Birthday Get Down AND Life!

  When I create things, one of my M.O.’s is the wink! When I’m planning a party, baking cookies, or even coming up with a course,  I make sure to stop and ask myself, but where’s the fun? Where’s that WINK?! The pun, the dirty dance move, the tongue-in-cheekness of it all?! And that’s why I thought …

Win tickets to Alison’s Birthday Get Down with LuLaRoe!!!

Once again I was overwhelmed with the love and enthusiasm for my upcoming dance party: Alison’s Birthday Get Down! Tickets are sold out but you can see more details here! I decided the only way to follow the epic bash we did in July: Alison’s Shell Yes! An all-ladies dance party so merbabes can dance their …

Doing Hard Things

When it comes to doing hard things there are two situations you can be in. You either have something difficult happening to you, and you’re forced to figure out how to manage, or you create difficult situations for yourself and then see how you respond. In my case, I feel like most of my life …

Alison’s Party Palace Office Tour – Tips for a Happy Workspace

WELCOME SEXY LOVERS AND FRIENDS! Welcome, welcome to ALISON’S PARTY PALACE! Aka, my palace that I gave myself. Aka, my office. Aka, a space where I pretend that what I’m doing is working. Aka, a way to legitimize myself when I ask people for money. “Oh yeah sure, give me money, I’m obviously successful and …

Podcasts that inspire, motivate and delight me!

I’m a huge podcast fan! I’ve talked about this before, and often get the question, “Which are your favorite podcasts?!” And here’s the thing, I’m SO excited to tell you, but also will do so with the caveat that I LOVE talking about a very certain set of things. Haha, and you may or may …

How to change your mood, dude.

picture of my Ginger Jane by Sammi Jo This morning I took Ginger to her Kindergarten assessment testing. How they can asses what a creative, hysterical genius she is by asking her some sight words, we’ll never know, but that’s not the point. The point is that after the testing I asked her if she …

I’m adult and can do whatever the hell I want.

When I dyed my hair blue, I don’t know, a few years ago, I posted this picture of it the next day on Instagram and said, “I question my ability to make sane decisions.” Or something like that. And someone left a comment on the photo and said, “Just because you can, doesn’t mean you …