Nick names for Leslie Evans
Les, baby, stinky and a few others I won’t name!
It keeps me grounded and gets me out of my head, AKA “crazy town,” and connects me to what is real. Yoga also provides me the space to completely come apart in a safe place if needed.
3 words to describe your teaching style
Grounded. Challenging. Fun.
Life before yoga
Disconnected, lost, living without purpose or direction.
Life After yoga
Connected, taking responsibility for my life and my actions, living a life with purpose and meaning.
Food Network and HGTV. Completely addicted!
What do you love about yourself
People feel comfortable and accepted around me.
What is on your bedside table
A journal, a couple books: How Yoga Works and Daring Greatly, an iPod dock and a candle.
What impact do you want to leave on the world
I want the people I come in contact with to feel empowered to be themselves, to feel accepted and loved for who they are and to spread that love with others.
If you were an animal, what would you be
You’re on an island and can bring 3 things. What are they?
My husband and my two kids. Do they count as things?
“What we want is what we’ve not got. But what we need is all around us.”
- Dave Matthews (of course)