hey, I'm ashley

I'm a photographer and strategist who believes you've gotta build your dreams from the inside out

My story really began from failure first hand, in my business and in my personal life.

I won't get into it too much because this is about YOU and trust me, we will learn a lot about each other throughout the process but the importance of failure to me is learning to be better. For me, it's being a better wife, a better mother and a better servant of Christ and the way I serve the world is by showing grace, love and compassion to my people (yeah, you're pretty much my people now). 


no one really knew but this is my truth... 

The failures of my life are not something I share often. It sometimes still hurts to speak openly about the circumstances in my past, and especially with strangers online. But there's a reason I share this here and it's because I'm human and in my heart I know that my people are out there trusting that all of my failures have made me stronger and better. 

Then I hit this really Pivotal moment where i wanted to give up, but i didn't. I kept going. i kept doing the thing.

I adopted workflows and decided to invest the best parts of me into the people I served. It's an interesting feeling to accept that you've been broken and that the brokenness made you better but that's where I was then and I'm certain that I wouldn't be half of the mother, wife and photographer I am today having never experienced life at the bottom.

That was the exact moment it all changed for me. When I started owning my own story...

My story didn't start from successful happenings, an unbroken family with funds to make dreams come true. It started with failure and the opportunity to not give up. Today I serve people because the world deserves to be loved and cared for, understood and supported even at it's lowest moments. 

And this is why I know that I can help you.

I can help you survive your memories, envision a life you dream about and establish meaningful relationships because I've failed before and it's taught me that I'm in the business of people and the world deserves better.

My Crew

the most important people in my life

Coffee

can't live without

The Blacklist

current favorite show

Motocross

CURRENT HOBBY

Jesus

PASSIONATE ABOUT

Ben Hartley

inspiration

all about

I'm ALL ABOUT

Straight talk,
strong drinks,
short emails, 
helping you find
your reason

I'M NOT ABOUT

not about

Comparison,
bandaid fixes,
bullsh*t,
the word "moist",
that hustle game

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If you're engaged and seeking that perfect photographer for you or you're the photographer seeking couples like mine, we have a lot to talk about and I'm ready to listen. 

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