An old adage says: 'When the student is ready, the teacher appears.'

Jade is said to encourage self-realization. On her journey, Laura has grown in self acceptance, and stepped into her power to become a teacher. Always inspired by what she can learn, Laura seeks new ways in which she can grow and share her practice with you. Jade also represents wisdom, calmness and balance. All things that are associated with the spiritual practice of yoga. The ancient wisdom traditions believed that Jade helps bring our consciousness to a higher level and instill in us a deeper sense of peace. It allows us to be calm in chaotic situations and not claim them as our own. Jade is a stone that is in tune with our Heart Chakra (Anahata), who's color is manifested as green.

Pearl represents honest, integrity, spiritual transformation and wisdom. Many of the worlds wisdom traditions have thought of pearls as a symbol that provides a clear path for our ever growing states of wisdom. The meaning behind pearl offered Laura the wisdom to recognize and know her true self. Pearls also help facilitate our focus in meditation so that we may be open to a deeper spiritual guidance. Pearls allow us to get in touch with the simple honest things in life. Pearl is a stone that represents the Solar Plexus Chakra (Manipura), who's color is manifested as yellow.