Ashley grew up in a food-focused family; a grandmother who runs a catering business, a mother who shows her love through baking and surrounded by people who love to eat. She grew up in the kitchen and takes every chance she can get to play with ingredients as an adult. Ashley worked for 2 years in a commercial bakery using gourmet ingredients and commercial-grade equipment. While working at the bakery she managed all muffin orders that came to the bakery, including catering orders and stock orders for 5 different cafe locations. She loves learning about and using healthy food substitutions to make secretly nutritious food. Her recipes can be viewed and searched on 2 food and cooking websites.