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‘Tis the Season: Cool Winter Holiday Gift Ideas from Ladybud Magazine

‘Tis the Season: Cool Winter Holiday Gift Ideas from Ladybud Magazine

If you’re planning on blowing the hemp socks off of any of your loved ones this holiday season, you will heed well to the following gift suggestions from Ladybud staff and our friends. We’ve got the intel on some of the best products for free thinkers to celebrate the season! Some of the great women business owners […]

Hemp Industries Association 2014 Conference and Lobby Day

Hemp Industries Association 2014 Conference and Lobby Day

This Sunday and upcoming Monday, Washington DC will be hosting the 2014 Hemp Industries Association 2014 Conference and annual Lobby Day. This event begins at 8 am on Sunday morning, with the actual conference running from 9am to 6 pm on Sunday, September 21st, 2014. There will be a dinner on Sunday, but the location […]

What to Pack for a Visit to Colorado

What to Pack for a Visit to Colorado

PHOTO: Above Timberline Falls/Steven Bratman The Centennial State is full of majestic vistas, namely the Rocky Mountains due just west of Denver. As the city prepares for free-thinkers and curiosity seekers during the week leading up to April 20th, please remember that the Mile High City isn’t just called that because cannabis laws are more […]

How I Stopped Using Foundation

How I Stopped Using Foundation

In my teenage years, I caked liquid foundation all over my face. The irony of that was I had perfect skin, there was nothing to cover up. All those clogged pores converted to zits and then I was trapped, I needed the foundation to cover the acne. I converted to expensive face washes and mineral […]

Hemp From Head To Toe

Hemp From Head To Toe

Hemp has been growing in popularity again, yet it is still not grown or manufactured in the United States due to federal prohibition, making it an expensive import. Fortunately there are some really great companies on the market now that make it easier to literally “walk the walk” in your own hemp shoes while you […]

Five Hemp Essentials

Five Hemp Essentials

PHOTO: “Hemp For Victory” a United States government campaign aimed at getting American farmers to plant more hemp during World War II. Hemp is the misunderstood sister of marijuana. While both plants are scientifically classified as Cannabis, hemp does not produce psychoactive flowers, or buds, which you can smoke. Hemp has been used throughout history for a […]

The Only Five Items You Need In Your Home To Do Everything

The Only Five Items You Need In Your Home To Do Everything

I try to keep my cleaning supplies to a minimum. Having a different product for every type of cleaning is excessive and cumbersome. I also try to avoid chemicals when possible. I don’t like the thought of using cleaning supplies that could harm my cats or myself. And why would I use these things when […]

Jillian Dworak’s Five Beauty Essentials

Jillian Dworak’s Five Beauty Essentials

Juice Beauty Reflecting Gloss I have personally been searching for natural, organic, vegan, no-chemical beauty products. Just thinking of all the cancer-causing chemicals I have been applying to my face since I was a little girl playing with my grandmother’s makeup really got me thinking. So when I discovered Juice Beauty I instantly fell in […]

Ants & You

Ants & You

by Ed Rosenthal, adapted by Jane Klein If you see only a few ants wandering around in your house or garden, rest assured that they are scouts, looking for new sources of food and shelter. If they find something good they will report it back to the colony and there will soon be a trail […]

Diane Fornbacher’s Five Beauty Essentials

Diane Fornbacher’s Five Beauty Essentials

Virgin Coconut Oil The only ingredient is simply coconut oil and I am totally okay with that. Not only do I not mind smelling like a breezy beach drink, but I revel in it! I get mine in a jar from the local Asian grocery mart ($3 for 17 oz!) but you can find it […]