On the time when she wanted to give up modeling:
I wasn’t taking care of myself, I had gained a lot of weight, and I had agents telling me that I wasn’t going to make it because I was getting too big. My mom said, “You are not moving back to Nebraska, because your body is going to change someone’s life.”
On her mantra:
“I am bold. I am brilliant. I am beautiful. I am worthy of all. I love you.” You don’t believe it right away. But as you say it over and over and over, the woman in the mirror becomes an energetic light who can empower others.
… says Ashley.
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