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Laura Bailey

Laura Bailey

Laura Bailey. Owner and Visionary of The Studio at Seaside, Florida

Check out the Balanced Life & Body event here at Blackberry Farm in November!
What is your idea of a perfect day?
Any day that I can see my kids smile and listen to them laugh while they play together

What living person is your greatest influence?
Nelson Mandela and Greg Mortensen

What quality do you most admire in yourself?

What is your biggest weakness?
My left side in balancing poses

What makes someone a great friend?
Having the ability to see your faults and love you because of them

What trait do you dislike the most in others?

What or who is your greatest love?
Along with faith…my family

In what place do you feel most inspired?

On the beach daydreaming…in the mountains hiking or skiing… in yoga with students

What makes you angry?
My worst faults.
Not living in the moment.
Not leading by example for my children as their behavior is always a reflection on me

What is your favorite occupation?
Motherhood along with inspiring others to practice the art of yoga

What do you most value in life?
The ability to breathe

What is your greatest accomplishment?
Keeping my children grounded…my integrity

Who are your heroes in real life?
Dalai Lama…Mother Teresa…anyone who serves with time, energy, compassion and love to those who are less fortunate

What is your greatest indulgence?
Krug Rose Champagne

What song would best characterize your motto?
Soooo many! I love this question—Soulshine by the Allman Brothers, Just Breathe by Pearl Jam, Sweetest Thing by U2, Loving Wings by Dave Matthews and Tim Reynolds, Hey Baby by J.J Cale, In the Sun by Michael Stipe and Chris Martin, Slow Dancing by Willie Nelson and The Wanderer by Johnny Cash

What is your greatest regret?
Not laughing out loud EVERYDAY till it hurts

What is your motto?
‘Sacred heart of Jesus I place my trust in you’
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