We’ve done something a lil’ different this season and interviewed our summer cast on what ‘One Love’ means to them. Meet Ashley who has a genuine love for life, paired with a positive attitude towards sharing it. She reminds us to celebrate the plethora of people around us and their individual quirks.
Who was your first true love?
I think a baby’s 1st love is always their mom.
When was your first kiss?
6th Grade – we still laugh about it at class reunions.
Who do you admire most in life & why?
Anyone who questions the norm.
What makes a person beautiful?
Who did you want to be as a child?
A basketball player – it didn’t work out.
Can love cure all?
It can cure a lot, but sometimes you need medicine.
What does being comfortable in your own skin mean to you?
Knowing how much power you have.
Who are you?
An empathetic being, and mostly a mom.
What do you love most about yourself?
My sense of humour; my love for my family.
How do you express yourself?
Decorating my apartment.
What makes you, you?
My life experiences, and remembering to evolve.
What makes you feel connected to people?
Honesty – breaking down barriers.
Ashley's Quick Fire Questions:
Anarchy or order? I love to invite all the kids in the neighbourhood over and embrace the chaos.
Make up or fresh faced? Freshed! Especially in the summer when my freckles are out.
Heels or trainers? Trainers – Always chasing the kids.
Day or night? DAY.
Dressed up or dressed down? Both at the same time – sweatpants with sequins!
What’s your favourite colour? Mustard yellow.
What’s your favourite word? The made up gibberish words I speak with my kids.
Are you a morning person or night owl? Morning person.
Fave pizza topping? Cheese only! - I’m from NYC.
Last book you read? “Becoming” by Michelle Obama.
Last person you text? My cute husband.
Puppies or kittens? Can I say human babies?
Biggest pet peeve? When people take themselves too seriously.
What’s your life motto? Dance like you want to, everyone else can f*ck themselves.
What’s your favourite emoji? 😂 – I really do that!