Bailey grew up in Carroll, Iowa, and returned to her hometown in 2021. She has a bachelor degree in English and Composition from the University of Northern Iowa and has been published in literary journals and poetry anthologies. Bailey is a self taught artist who produces digital illustrations and polymer clay figurines. She also received a late diagnosis of autism in 2021, which makes Books and Bakery extra special to her! In March 2022, Bailey embraced her passion for animals by starting her pet-sitting business, Pet Care by Bailey.
Bailey also has a website and email she can be contacted through.