Alison met her husband, highway patrol man, Dave Sanov, when she was very young because their parents were friends. However, they were not very close since they only saw each other a few times a year. They were much older when they began to date and eventually married on 8 July 2000. They have one child, Benjamin Edward, together. Ben was born on February 25, 2005. As of 2007, Alison and her family reside in Los Angeles.