I am a self proclaimed wedding guru. I grew up in the wedding and event industry. As an only child I went to work with my mom and got to experience the incredible rush of weddings, now it’s in my veins and it is my passion! As a wedding planner and floral designer I have an eye for design and attention to detail -- it's just in my Type A veins. I’m a wife, daughter, friend and I’m a mama to 3 incredible boys. I’m a firm believer in loving big, making memories and savoring moments.

Let's get real, I cry at every wedding - it's true. My favorite moments are when the bride sees her parents for the first time and when she sees her groom, whew – I’m getting teary eyed just thinking about it. And now that I'm a mom, the mother-son dance gets me.

I HELP COUPLE'S CREATE THEIR DREAM WEDDING DAY.

I'm Ashley!

We book a limited number of weddings per weekend, our calendar fills very quickly, and all dates are reserved on a first-come, first-booked basis.

SAY HELLO

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Take a deeper look at real weddings we've had the honor of bringing to fruition. 

PORTFOLIO

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C & A Event Planning specializes in wedding planning, content creation, and floral design. 

SERVICES

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WHAT'S NEXT?

Mentoring

Hi, I'm Ashley and I'm a huge dreamer -- that's in fact where it all began.

I got the itch for the wedding industry as a young child -- seeing the vision come to life, the feeling of adrenaline when the clock is ticking and it is almost go time -- that is what lights my fire.

I've grown my business not once but 3 times now and with babies on my hip for the last 10 years. I'm here to tell you I've walked in your shoes and I want to help you avoid some of my early mistakes. I help women get the spark, achieve more freedom and see that they can want more - chase more and be with their families. It's time to dream bigger.   

 Education

content styling

Running a business at home can sometimes be lonely. I'm here to serve as a listening ear to any challenges you may be having and to lend actionable + experienced recommendations.

Whether you Need help launching or scaling your wedding business?

Let's chat, my mentoring calls are a Q + A structure. You can come with a list of questions I'll answer or choose a topic you want to discuss. I'm an open book, let's chat systems, workflow, social media, and booking! 

Mentoring

CEO retreat

Are you a photographer or vendor looking to level up your content but don't even know where to begin? We've got you covered! C & A Event Planning offers content styling to photographers who are looking to capture content that is customly curated!

Content styling includes planning + design services for styled shoots, content days and workshops. 

Content Styling

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Who is this for? Any woman in a small business looking to get the spark back within their business - whether that be taking a look at your workflow, systems or canned emails or just wanting to explore new projects that you haven't allowed yourself to spend time with. It's time to dream bigger and envision more without the burn out feeling 2020 and 2021 left us with!

When? March 1-4, 2022
Where? Outskirts of Asheville NC at an incredible Airbnb
(Fly into Asheville airport)
How much? $1199 (food, lodging and education included)

I have 6 spots available. This is my beta group and the foundation of this retreat.

CEO Retreat

When you're building a business quite often your spouse or bestie can get burned out hearing about the challenges. The community I'm creating is going to serve as a listening ear to business challenges and provide actionable experienced recommendations pushing through challenges at all stages. 


Think of this retreat as self care of business ownership. 

The Go Giver
Favorite
book

I've always had an entreprenuer mindset

I could eat mexican everyday and be okay with it!
I love a good list
Yoga
YOGA OR meditation
Tiger
SPIRITUAL ANIMAL
Helper + Achiever
Enneagram type

I often do home manicures in the school pick up line!
Coffee or a margarita
favorite drink

Fun facts about me!

Are you ready to get started?