Paige has lived and worked in Palestine and Jordan. She began playing capoeira in 2012 in Ramallah, where she participated in classes with Capoeira4Refugees and then became part of the Capoeira Freedom Collective. She then moved to Michigan to pursed her PhD in Arabic literature from the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor. She continues to play capoeira in Michigan, and in Jordan, where she is spending a year studying Arabic language and literature in the CASA program.