Our Story

Ashley Logan is a Chicago-based writer and entrepreneur, committed to food, friends and family, with a deep love of storytelling and a passion for business. 

As a writer, she is focused on creative non-fiction, long form articles and business writing. She writes on a freelance basis for a variety of publications, including newspapers, magazines, and blogs. Her favorite things to write about are bridesmaids, babies and business—with, of course, the occasional recipe.

Ashley comes from a strong business background, with more than 15 years of experience in sales, business development, marketing and content development. This business acumen led her to start Yakkety Yak, a Chicago-based content marketing firm. Through Yakkety Yak, she writes custom blogs, social media content and helps other small and mid-sized businesses communicate their messaging more effectively. 

Offline, you can find her cooking, wandering, painting and making tiny flower arrangements. She is a self-proclaimed globetrotter and a taker of many pictures and a maker of many short films.

Ashley has a Masters in Journalism from the Northwestern University Medill School of Journalism and a bachelor’s degree in creative writing from the University of Tennessee.