Mrs Ashley brings a lifetime of unusual and exciting experiences to her writing. She lives near children and grandchildren, with her Husband and three spoiled dogs, on a farm in Tennessee. Her background includes employment in the medical field, mental health, Journalism and the variety of skills required to raise five children. She is also the author of the popular series, "Mom and Dad Down on the Farm" She is involved in animal welfare, and rescue, and a portion of profits from the books goes to animal organizations. A sequel to this book is in the works, look for it, fall of 2017.