TITLE: Yoga teacher Faye Villalba talks life on the Côte d’Azur.
SERIES: Lifestyle and Health
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In this Riviera Firefly podcast, Episode 9 Antonia chats with yoga teacher Faye Villalba about her career in the film industry and setting up her own yoga classes and workshops here in the South of France. Why not set up your own health retreat while on holiday in the South of France #cotedazurliving #cotedazurfrance
[01:00] What to expect from the programme? ? ?
[02:00] Join a mum and baby club!
[03:20] Childhood memory and power of the mind
[04:30] Faye and the film business ..Mickey Rourke, Robert de Niro, John Travolta, Henry Darrow
[08:50] Rhinoceros Hunting in Budapest Nick Cave, Ewen Bremner
[09:45] Becoming a mum, juggling work and changing careers
[11:00] Make your passion your work .. be paid to do what you love
[11:45] Different types of yoga Hatha, Ashtanga, Bikram,
[13:00] Faye’s yoga is Iyengar awakening the spine.
[15:30] Balance is so important. All ages .. yoga is for everyone you just have to find the right yoga style.
[17:00] Lucy Moore Groove Yoga Studio ..
[17:50] Timing and mind need to be right.
[18:00] Retreats , workshops – set up your own spa ..come on holiday , rent a villa and organise the practitioners to come and run courses, boot camp for you and your friends. eg Julia Child’s villa.
[20:00] A funny French custom “les bises” going back to England and when you are 2 men!
[21:40] Place to visit: Les Courmettes and the old oak tress .. views of Corsica.
[22:45] Favourite books.. Hilary Mantel ‘Wolf Hall’ ?Caitlin Moran ‘How to be a woman’
[23:20] Tip: Set up a book club!
[25:15] Inspirational Quote: I have suffered many terrible things in my life, most of which have never happened!
Now listeners it’s time to smile 😉
Lizzy Parks (Episode 6 sings with her various groups and bands at private events and weddings..
Julia Edgely from episode 5 and Faye can help you organise health workshops and both lots of contacts in this field..
Hein and Wietzie from episode 8 can organise furniture painting and art workshops in Lorgues in the Var
Episode 10 we talk to Tina Silver from Le Mas Candille 5* hotel now if you are looking for a place to stay, a spa treatment or to have a coffee somewhere fabulous check that out.
Groove Yoga: www.grooveyoga.guru/yoga-studio-valbonne-village/about-groove-yoga
Our sponsor KidooLand celebrates their 10th anniversary this year!
This episode was brought to you by KidooLand The Little English School on the French Riviera. Running classes and holiday camps for children age 0-16 years and workshops for grown ups too!
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OK thanks for listening Fireflies have a good week.
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