Spotlight Series: Elle at Lifted Karma

Spotlight Series: Elle at Lifted Karma

We got a chance to talk with Elle the founder of Lifted Karma, a babe from Ohio who transplanted to Seattle. She has found her spot in the cannabis industry and now designs and sells an incredibly beautiful line of cannabis inspired jewellery as well as other amazing accessories like ash/catch all trays and the new flipstick that looks like a key fob! We wanted to get to know Elle a little more and see what her business is all about. 

Spotlight Series: The Stoned Housewife Maggie May

Spotlight Series: The Stoned Housewife Maggie May

If you spend any time on Instagram looking at feeds to do with cannabis you will eventually find yourself on the page belonging to Maggie May AKA The Stoned Housewife. Maggie bills herself as a Metaphysics + Cannabis Oracle, a Frequency Healer, Shadow Alchemist and a Metaphysical Practitioner.

Spotlight Series: PussyWeed

Spotlight Series: PussyWeed

A couple of weeks back we published a review of our new 4 chamber aluminum grinder from PussyWeed.org. This week we are happy to be chatting with the three co-founders behind the label: Hannah Campbell, Ava Kingsley, and Natasha Przedborski.

Spotlight Series: Mariah Hagenbach, Cannabis and Lifestyle Photographer

Spotlight Series: Mariah Hagenbach, Cannabis and Lifestyle Photographer

There are so many ways to make your mark in the cannabis industry and talking to people from all different backgrounds is part of the reason we love doing this series so much. This week, we get to spend some time with cannabis and lifestyle photographer Mariah Hagenbach aka @Muh_riah on Instagram. Her images are fun, full of life and joy and of course cannabis. 

Spotlight Series: Ellen Wyatt, Assistant Manager at Cannabis LLC

Spotlight Series: Ellen Wyatt, Assistant Manager at Cannabis LLC

Ellen Wyatt is the assistant manager at Cannabis LLC, a recreational marijuana dispensary located in the Eugene / Springfield, Oregon area. We chatted with Ellen about what a typical day looks like for an assistant manager at a busy dispnsary. 

Spotlight Series: Dankgals

Spotlight Series: Dankgals

This week we're chatting with Janice, founder of Dankgals which is an online retailer selling accessories for the cannabis lifestyle. 

Dankgals is based out of California and offers everything from rigs, to snapbacks to CBD infused bath bombs (plus so much more) and now they have begun to do Self Care Sundays - real life events focused on restorative yoga with a cannabis twist. 

Spotlight Series: Ali Francis and The Baking Supply Co

Spotlight Series: Ali Francis and The Baking Supply Co

Imagine every month, receiving a box full of everything you need to make tasty - yet healthy goodies at home. Thats what the Baking Supply Co is offering and right now, they're running a campaign on Indiegogo to raise the capital and awareness that they need to really launch this product.

Spotlight Series: Chrissy Bellman CEO; L​EVO​ Oil Infusion

Spotlight Series: Chrissy Bellman CEO; L​EVO​ Oil Infusion

Imagine if the process of oil infusion was automated and mess free. You could easily enjoy homemade edibles and wellness products any time you wanted with minimal fuss and without having the steep learning curve traditionally associated with perfecting an infusion. 

Spotlight Series: Rachel Colic, Eves of Eden

Spotlight Series: Rachel Colic, Eves of Eden

Rachel Colic is a force to be reckoned with. She is the founder of Eves of Eden, a company that resonated with us at the Her(B) Life because of their dedication to supporting and uplifting women in the cannabis space and because they created the CROWNS, which are beautiful paper filter tips for those of us who like to consume old school joints. At a time when it feels like most new products in the cannabis space are moving away from the timeless simplicity of rolling a joint we were happy to add CROWNS to the ritual of preparing and smoking weed. 

Spotlight Series: Anna Korte, SoothSayer

Spotlight Series: Anna Korte, SoothSayer

It's such a simple, elegant design and I'm constantly being complimented on it so I knew I had to talk to the designer behind it. Anna Korte is based in Portland and also runs AK Studio where all pieces are handmade and include themes of themes of symbolism and mysticism which is also evident in her Soothsayer designs.

Spotlight Series: Brand Ambassador Leighana Martindale

Spotlight Series: Brand Ambassador Leighana Martindale

Brand ambassadors are people with a special knowledge or expertise about something who enjoy products and then recommend them to their communities. They are a powerful tool in the marketing tool box and can sometimes yield great power with their endorsements. They are creative and have larger followings across social media platforms and websites.

Spotlight Series: Christa Schadt, Bliss

Spotlight Series: Christa Schadt, Bliss

Christa Schadt is the founder and Master grower at Bliss, a BC based company specializing in an all-natural lubricant designed to enhance and heighten female sexual pleasure. Made from organic cannabis-infused coconut oil and cocoa butter, Bliss was created for the benefit and well-being of all women.
Whether you want to rekindle your passion, or just heighten and intensify your sensations, the therapeutic and aphrodisiac properties of Bliss will soon send you to that place.

Spotlight Series: Jodi McDonald, Keystone Labs

Spotlight Series: Jodi McDonald, Keystone Labs

This week we're chatting with Jodi McDonald from Keystone Labs. Keystone is a privately owned independent contract testing laboratory in Edmonton and they specialize in medical marijuana product testing (amoung other things). By offering a diverse selection of GMP-compliant analytical and biological testing services, Keystone Labs is able to adapt to meet your testing needs. Learn more about the medical marijuana testing services they offer here. 

Spotlight Series: Wattney Kay

Spotlight Series: Wattney Kay

Wattney Kay is an Ontario-based line of hemp bracelets with a community-driven purpose. The Founder and creative director, Wattney Kay has made giving back to her community a priority and is currently working with the CannaMommy Organization to raise money for advocacy and education around natural plant medicine.

Spotlight Series: Stephanie Thompson, BathWoRxLA

Spotlight Series: Stephanie Thompson, BathWoRxLA

This week we spoke with Stephanie Thompson, a licensed Aesthetician and Herbalist with a degree in Nutrition Therapy and an educational background in biology and physiology. Thompson has also worked in many facets of the marijuana industry from cultivation to finishing and recently wrote an essay for the Her(B) Life outlining 4 lessons she's learned from years of being a woman working in weed. Recently Thompson launched  BathwoRx LA, a small batch, organic body product line that is infused with cannabis.

Spotlight Series: Liz Rudner Co-Founder of MoonMan's Mistress

Spotlight Series: Liz Rudner Co-Founder of MoonMan's Mistress

Imagine if you could get an edible cookie that was actually good for you beyond the addition of medical cannabis? Something that was hand crafted with high-quality ingredients and was paleo, gluten-free, soy-free, dairy-free and low-glycemic - but still tasty. Enter MoonMan's Mistress, the California based company that is re-defining infused snacking. T

Spotlight Series: Journalist Kelly Coulter Covers the Cannabis Industry

Spotlight Series: Journalist Kelly Coulter Covers the Cannabis Industry

Kelly Coulter first met with Justin Trudeau in the fall of 2012 with only one goal, to convince him that the legalization and regulation of cannabis was good for communities. In the summer of 2014 he credited that meeting with his new approach to how cannabis should be legalized and now Canada is on its' way.  

Spotlight Series: Emma Chasen, Portland's Best Budtender

Spotlight Series: Emma Chasen, Portland's Best Budtender

Emma Chasen is a Brown University graduate who studied Medicinal Plant Research and is currently the General Manager of Farma, one of the most popular dispensaries in Portland, OR and the co-founder of Prismatic Paradigm, which is an organization that seeks to dismantle our caputalistic, patriarchal society through herbal education, empowerment, community and healing workshops. She was recently voted Portland's Best Budtender and her Instagram feed is full of beautiful, colorful images and cannabis.