Monthly Archives: April 2015

Chile’s Change and South America’s First Medical Grow Harvested

Chile’s Change and South America’s First Medical Grow Harvested

Earlier this month, Chile’s Congressional health committee opened up political debate in the country when it approved  a bill to legalize the personal cultivation of up to 6 cannabis plants for recreational and medical use. Influencing this atmosphere of change is the success of the Daya Foundation, a non-profit organization in Chile that is celebrating […]

Don’t Miss The Philadelphia Independent Film Festival

Don’t Miss The Philadelphia Independent Film Festival

It’s that time of the year again — it’s the Philadelphia Independent Film Festival! This year’s festival kicked off on Friday, April 17th, 2015 and will run through Friday, April 25th, 2015, hosted at various venues across the city of brotherly love. While many exciting films, including the horror film Grateful Dead and the drama offering The […]

The Ladybud Relaunch Party Was a Blazing Success!

The Ladybud Relaunch Party Was a Blazing Success!

Feature Photo: Kim Sidwell/Cannabis Camera Everyone at Ladybud Magazine would like to thank the sponsors, donors, and attendees who made our second anniversary/relaunch party an evening to be remembered! Fascinating, brilliant people from all walks of life took the time to attend our event last night at the elegant Point Gallery in the Santa Fe […]

A Cannabis-Induced Feminist Awakening

A Cannabis-Induced Feminist Awakening

“Never mind.” A phrase uttered with increasing frequency under specific circumstances: at large social gatherings, high out of my mind. Though marijuana may not be a reliable truth serum (as it was briefly used in 1942 by the U.S. Office of Strategic Services in the interrogation of prisoners of war), it can certainly render its […]

Legal Services for Prisoners with Children: Tipping Point May 8-9 FREE Conference Riverside, CA

Legal Services for Prisoners with Children: Tipping Point May 8-9 FREE Conference Riverside, CA

Tipping Point 2015 is a free 2 day reentry law conference and community building forum for legal service providers, advocates, community members, and formerly incarcerated people. The first day of the conference will bring expert panelists with a focus on best practices and remedies available to help formerly incarcerated people overcome barriers to reentry. The second day […]

Mary Jane: The Complete Handbook for Women

Mary Jane: The Complete Handbook for Women

The saying goes “don’t judge a book by its cover” but Mary Jane: The Complete Handbook for Women really is a beautiful book. What’s inside is pretty substantial as well because it covers the full spectrum of cannabis as women see it: healer, life amplifier and a perfect vehicle to preserve and achieve more freedom for […]

Smoke Books, Read Weed: Welcome to the Book Club for Stoners

Smoke Books, Read Weed: Welcome to the Book Club for Stoners

I wanted to join book club for the longest time. “Book club is for girls,” they told me, exchanging knowing glances. “That’s definitely never happening,” they guffawed, covering their giggles with an open palm. Once or twice the hostess allowed me to sit in the kitchen with her husband, drinking a beer, catching fragments of […]

City of Brotherly Bud: Philadelphia Comediennes Chanel Ali and Alyssa Al-Dookhi Interview People about Marijuana

City of Brotherly Bud: Philadelphia Comediennes Chanel Ali and Alyssa Al-Dookhi Interview People about Marijuana

Two of Philly’s funniest ladies, Chanel Ali and Alyssa Al-Dookhi hit the streets last month for Ladybud Magazine with Comedian and marijuana activist N.A. Poe to get Philadelphia’s perspective on an array of topics related to cannabis. From Rittenhouse Square to the booze-soaked St. Patty’s Day Parade, the comediennes encountered a diverse cast of characters and […]