About Susan Squibb

http://cannabismaven.com

Susan Squibb is the Cannabis Maven. She writes the weekly marijuana advice column, Ask The Cannabist, for The Denver Post. Susan is a product and market developer and writes freelance articles and reviews on products, events and cannabis culture. Susan is Operations Director at marijuana testing lab Steep Hill Halent of Colorado. 4 & 20 Blackbirds is her cannabis event production company. Susan's website is cannabismaven.com

Posts by Susan Squibb:

Mother’s High Tea Music Mix

Mother’s High Tea Music Mix

For  fun, we made up a music mix to inspire the event production hours spent creating this year’s Mother’s High Tea. Have a listen and enjoy the 3rd Biennial Mother’s High Tea music mix featuring mama songs, 50s R&B classics, bird songs for 4 & 20 Blackbirds, and songs of empowerment from famous feminine songbirds.  It’s […]

Legalized CO Summer Music Mix ’14

Legalized CO Summer Music Mix ’14

Summer fun forever!  The summer concert season at Red Rocks Amphitheatre came to a close earlier this month. As autumn takes hold, I’m feeling nostalgic for the heat and the fun of summer.  Listening to the live music at outdoor concerts and festivals is one of life’s greatest joys, especially if the show is at […]

(Teaser) REVIEW: Apothecanna Cannabis Sex Lube

(Teaser) REVIEW: Apothecanna Cannabis Sex Lube

OMG. Cannabis sex lube, it exists! Between two photos of the “personal lubricant experimental test batch” bottles recently posted on Facebook and Instagram, Colorado manufacturer, Apothecanna, was flooded with a hundred sales inquiries for the personal lube.  This is a hot product, everybody wants some! But cannabis sex lube doesn’t really exist in the commercial […]

REVIEW: Incredibles Medical Cannabis Edibles

REVIEW: Incredibles Medical Cannabis Edibles

Heaven can be found in a chocolate bar. Many people experience transcendental bliss through eating chocolate and I have experienced such bliss eating an Incredibles Boulder Bar. Boulder Bars are delicious, consistent and properly dosed.  Available at various dispensaries throughout Colorado, the bars contain cannabis infused milk chocolate with toffee and almond pieces. Each Boulder Bar […]

PLAYLIST: Best Of Red Rocks 2013

PLAYLIST: Best Of Red Rocks 2013

Red Rocks Amphitheatre, near Denver, Colorado is the best place on earth to see a live music performance. It’s my favorite place to be during the summer and I’ve seen over 200 shows at this rugged and beautiful paradise. Here’s my Spotify music mix from the best shows this summer.’ Three amazing shows that form […]

HEMPFEST 2013: Fashion With A Passion For Freedom

HEMPFEST 2013: Fashion With A Passion For Freedom

PHOTOS: Tawnee Cowan, unless otherwise noted. Featured: T-shirt, dress and skirt by Marcella Kelly. You may have heard about the speakers, the massive smoke outs and other highlights of 2013’s Seattle Hempfests, but did you know there were daily fashion shows in the Hemposium Tent? I co-produced the show, Fashion with a Passion for Freedom, with […]

Best Of Colorado Cannabis Street Fashion

Best Of Colorado Cannabis Street Fashion

PHOTO: Tanya Armstrong, stylist at Rebel Salon, Denver, CO Cannabis cultural events usually attract a laid back crowd that is similarly leisurely dressed. Before  reaching for the “fancy” t-shirt, jeans or hat to wear to one of the marijuana themed events near you, earn some cannabis style street cred and wear one of these great […]

PLAYLIST: Summertime is Sweet

PLAYLIST: Summertime is Sweet

This is my “Summertime is Sweet” mix and it includes songs celebrating the ease of summer and the joy of candy, sweets and ice cream. Summer-themed songs and summer references pepper this music mix and celebrate the joy in the happiest and hottest season of the year. The ice cream songs are from the music mix […]

Top 10 Fashion And Culture Highlights Of Denver’s Legal 710 Cup

Top 10 Fashion And Culture Highlights Of Denver’s Legal 710 Cup

This last weekend was the first ever fully-legal 710 Cup, in Denver. The event included an extensive competition, educational panels, live art, glassblowing, three music stages, a marketplace dedicated to concentrates, equipment, art, dab culture, and dabbing.  Here are the highlights of the event: 10) Orpheo & the Wrench The Grassroots Stage offered more musical variety […]

Susan Squibb’s Five Beauty Essentials

Susan Squibb’s Five Beauty Essentials

Generally, my skincare essentials are plant based. I keep it simple for my sensitive skin and my conscious consumer ethics. Moisturizers are essential in Colorado’s dry climate. I use a couple of hemp seed lotions to absorb the beneficial and deeply penetrating properties of the oil into my skin.  Sunscreen is also a must to […]