A Cannabis Gift with Your Purchase

A Cannabis Gift with Your Purchase

At District Derp, customers buy a painting by a dog and receive a cannabis gift    Anaïs Hayes and Christopher Licata’s cannabis business started with a dog and a bet. In 2018, three years after the life and business partners adopted an Alaskan Klee Kai puppy...
In the Business of Supporting Each Other

In the Business of Supporting Each Other

The last year has brought to light many inequities and challenges in the cannabis industry, and some organizations are taking this time to have tough conversations in hopes of making positive change. A global feminist community for active cannabis culture, Tokeativity...
New Year, New SWEET JANE

New Year, New SWEET JANE

Well, naturally this SWEET JANE post is behind schedule.  Fatigued from 2020 and optimistic for 2021, we, like all, didn’t expect the year to begin with such sadness. But the lesson learned is to assume nothing (a common saying in journalism).  SWEET JANE has spent...
Kids Disrupting Cannabis

Kids Disrupting Cannabis

Witnessing children with life-threatening diagnoses survive as a result of cannabis therapy has created an empathetic wave and propelled cannabis legalization. We’ve watched as the hearts of politicians have been tugged to give a few more families hope that their...
The Baby Step

The Baby Step

This personal essay was originally published on Lunch Ticket, a literary and art journal dedicated to issues of social, economic, and environmental justice. Click here to see the original post.   I’ve never been particularly good at change. When I was nine years...
Superwoman: What Mothers Tend to Feel Every Day 

Superwoman: What Mothers Tend to Feel Every Day 

Superwoman Syndrome pushes mothers to do it all, but what about our well-being? Superwoman, much like mothers, is … Perfect.  Strong.  Beautiful.  Independent. As a young girl I remember my mother coming home from work, setting her stuff down on the table and...