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Interview with Heather Jackson, Executive Director of Realm of Caring

Interview with Heather Jackson, Executive Director of Realm of Caring

On October 4, 2013, 10-year-old Zaki Jackson celebrated his “One Year Seizure Free Anniversary.” Zaki stopped having seizures when he began using Charlotte’s Web, a high-CBD strain of medical cannabis that his mother, Heather Jackson, credits for saving her son’s life. Yesterday, friends and family gathered in Colorado Springs for a big party to rejoice […]

LADY BUSINESS: New York City’s DJ Miss Merenda

LADY BUSINESS: New York City’s DJ Miss Merenda

Music will always expand, retract and evolve. But many of us, no matter what, find a place in time and mentally lock onto the sounds that exemplify it. Music is the most fittingly descriptive and beautiful diary one could write or read. Deejays tend to play music that mirrors their audience, they play what the […]

Activist Targeted And Beaten By DEA Agents Faces Charges Of Assault On Federal Officer

Activist Targeted And Beaten By DEA Agents Faces Charges Of Assault On Federal Officer

*In the interest of full transparency, it should be noted that the author was present during the raids covering the event for another media outlet. This is both a first-hand and researched account of the raid. Before 6am PST on April 2, 2012, the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) and the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) raided […]

Dissecting Sanjay Gupta’s New View On Marijuana

Dissecting Sanjay Gupta’s New View On Marijuana

Ladybud Magazine Managing Editor, Angela Bacca, and I sat down to discuss Sanjay Gupta’s CNN Special on medical marijuana and why he changed his opinion on it. It also touches on a topic I recently discussed on the myth of the “marijuana withdrawal.” MARYJANE DOE: I just watched the Sanjay Gupta better-than-the-typical-mainstream-hit-piece on CNN, and I […]

LADY BUSINESS: Rebekah Harris of Flotsam & Jetsam New York

LADY BUSINESS: Rebekah Harris of Flotsam & Jetsam New York

PHOTO: Earrings by Flotsam and Jetsam NY, Easton Schirra Studio 2013 Rebekah Harris lives and breathes culture and class, it comes effortlessly to her. She is the epitome of everything Ladybud Magazine stands for; she is a pioneering artisan with taste-making style and a conscious, forward-thinking view of marijuana in today’s politics and society. She […]

REVIEW: Del Sol Color Changing Nail Polish, Ruby Slippers

REVIEW: Del Sol Color Changing Nail Polish, Ruby Slippers

If you have a growing obsession with nail polish and nail designs, this is a must have in your arsenal. How often do you get your nails done, or worse yet, spend tons of time doing them yourself and realize they match the outfit you are wearing today but not the one you are wearing […]

REVIEW: Sation Nail Lacquer “Love At First Byte”

REVIEW: Sation Nail Lacquer “Love At First Byte”

When this popped up in my Ipsy Glam Bag, I was less than pleased. Pink is not really my favorite color and definitely not a grown up one to pretend to be professional in. To my pleasant surprise, it is probably one of the cleanest, muted-yet-noticeable colors I have ever put on my nails. It […]

Colorado’s First Legal 4/20: NORML Women’s Alliance Wake N’ Bake

Colorado’s First Legal 4/20: NORML Women’s Alliance Wake N’ Bake

Denver, CO- Well, it’s 4/21, early in the morning the day after. It’s a slow moving morning high in the Rockies, the sun is eye-level and sunglasses are useless. Downtown Denver is already alive with commerce. The city’s lodging has been booked-full of activists and stoners, domestic and international, and interested others who have joined […]

Five Beauty Essentials

Five Beauty Essentials

As a teenager, I mistakenly thought makeup was about caking on thick liquid foundations and whole sticks of eyeliner on each eyelid. The cheaper the makeup the more you could buy! I was a Wet N’ Wild whore. What I didn’t know then is cheap makeup destroys your skin and creates a cycle where you […]