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.Read More
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.Read More
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.Read More
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.Read More
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.Read More
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.Read More
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.Read More
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.
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.Read More
The Cannabis Life Conference in Toronto is coming up soon! We got to chat with Jay Martin, the CEO of Cambridge House International which is the organization that produces the conference about how to get the most out of a conference, whether you're participating at an attendee or and exhibitor.Read More
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.Read More
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.Read More
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. TRead More
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.Read More
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.Read More
Kendra Veihdeffer throws creative art parties, similar to those popular wine and painting classes but instead of alcohol her guests typically toke up with cannabis. We spoke to Kendra about how she got started and what she's planning next.Read More
In the world of human resource gigs, Alison McMahon is some kind of unicorn: she bridges the gap between cannabis patients and their employers.Read More