Why Bali?

Why Bali? Well, the main reason is – I am going to a retreat. This is not something I have ever done before, but then again it does seem to be the year for that… Twenty years ago (almost to the day), I was flying to St.Petersburg to live and attend university, thanks to a scholarship I had been awarded. I remember being scared and excited at the same time – not too dissimilar to how I feel now. I was entering a huge unknown – a similar feeling I have today. Being in Bali without my husband and kids is massive for me – I have had severe “mother guilt” about coming – emotions completely overriding the logical reality. Read More

What is Woven by Society?

I have been asked a few times lately – “What is Woven by Society?” Well, this is the best way I can describe it – Woven by Society was a concept I started thinking about last year. By December I actually resigned from my job to follow my dream of creating Woven by Society. It was not easy to resign and leave the security of a job I had known for a long time, but it felt right. I wanted to do something I could be proud of and use all the skills that made me, me. Most importantly I wanted to do something I was passionate about. I wanted to create a community of women that could teach, learn, Read More