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High Ladies

125 episodes - English - Latest episode: 2 days ago - ★★★★★ - 12 ratings

High Ladies Podcast is a Canadian, female led podcast for both the cannabis user and the curious. We aim to educate, have a laugh and end the stigma around cannabis use. Weekly episodes drop on Tuesdays! Hosted by Mom friends, Annie and Amanda who live in central Ontario. Find us on Instagram @highladiespodcast email us at [email protected] and buy us a coffee at buymeacoffee.com/highladies

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Episodes

S9 E104 - Living in a Pink Dystopia

February 20, 2024 10:00 - 33 minutes - 23.1 MB

This week in the hotbox, Annie and Amanda share some updates on past episodes and discuss a few current news items.  Please consider buying us a coffee Articles OCS earnings  https://policyoptions.irpp.org/magazines/november-2023/ontario-cannabis-revenues/ Increase to store limit - Ontario https://mjbizdaily.com/ontario-canada-looks-to-double-cannabis-store-cap-to-150/ Leamington light pollution https://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/windsor/leamington-greenhouse-lights-charges-1.6759395 Women...

S9 E103 Soaking it in with Stewart Farms

February 13, 2024 16:00 - 38 minutes - 26.8 MB

This week we speak with Tanner and Catrina of Stewart Farms. Stewart Farms is best known for their line of natural wellness products including salves, creams and Canada's #1 infused bath bombs. Visit them online at www.Stewartfarms.life and on Instagram @stewartfarmslife Support the show

S9 E102 Weed Out Misinformation with Dr. Daniel Bear

February 06, 2024 10:00 - 32 minutes - 23.1 MB

This week we interview Dr. Daniel Bear, Director of the Centre for Social Innovation at Humber College. We chat with Dr. Bear about the importance of weeding out misinformation and the challenges that poses after years of prohibition and misleading information. He oversaw the creation of the weedoutmisinfomation.com campaign. Take the surveys to see how much you know www.weedoutmissinformation.ca The center for social innovation recently received $360,000 from the Natural sciences and eng...

S9 E101- Love Soup

January 30, 2024 10:00 - 32 minutes - 22.8 MB

This week in the hotbox, we pay tribute to our amazing and faithful listeners. Thank you to those who sent us stories and notes of love  @primeaucannabis @plancnow @kellysgreenlounge  @Strictly_Hippie @Canadian_StonerGirl @dopendisabledproductions Support the show

S9 E100 - One Hundred

January 23, 2024 10:00 - 27 minutes - 19.6 MB

Annie and Amanda are back in the Hotbox for season 9! Today, we reflect on the past 100 episodes and the amazing guests who have taught us so much along the way. Support the show

S8 E99 -

November 21, 2023 09:00 - 22 minutes - 15.4 MB

This week we reflect on the past season and share a ton of laughs.  Support the show

S8 E99 - 99ish

November 21, 2023 09:00 - 22 minutes - 15.9 MB

This week we reflect on the past season and share a ton of laughs.  Find your local MP:  https://www.ourcommons.ca/members/en Sign the House of Commons petition: https://www.ourcommons.ca/petitions/en/Petition/Details?Petition=e-4643&fbclid=PAAaZQKZ1fv4xIaibNCn5YEQCkwRRn6SlkEfcGtNopyWHLWvMWz3bSu9bm7H4 Support the show

S8 E98 - High Ladies Cannabis

November 14, 2023 15:00 - 16 minutes - 12.2 MB

This week, Annie and Amanda talk about the journey of creating a brand of cannabis and bringing it to market.  Support the show

S8 E97 - Home Grown Macky

November 07, 2023 09:00 - 45 minutes - 31.7 MB

This week we are joined by Macky, host of High on HomeGrown Grown, the premier cannabis growing podcast.  He shares his insights on the state of cannabis in the UK and we learn a little history along the way.  Watch High on Home Grown on YouTube  https://youtube.com/@HighonHomeGrown?si=HqHMXEoHQhNmCcAN Listen on Spotify,  Apple Podcasts or where tou Listen to your favourite podcasts  Support the show

S8 E96- East Coast Jess

October 31, 2023 13:00 - 31 minutes - 22 MB

This week we have our friend, Jess virtually in the hotbox to chat about what legalization looks like on the East Coast of Canada.  We also chat about the role of "Influencer" in the cannabis space and her online magazine HIGH MOON Connect with Jess on IG @higherlivingjess and @highmoonmagazine Support the show

S8 E95 - Parliament Ladies

October 24, 2023 08:00 - 30 minutes - 21 MB

This week, we recap our time in Ottawa with the Cannabis Council of Canada. We share what we learned  what we did and why this event is so important to us.  Support the show

S8 E94 - Germany Goes Green with Anna-Sophia

October 17, 2023 09:00 - 36 minutes - 25.6 MB

This week in the HotBox, we welcome a true High Lady, Anna Sophia Kouparanis, of the Bloomwell group.  She joins us to discuss the medical cannabis space in Germany and what adult use/recreational cannabis legalization will look like for Germany.  Support the show

S8 E93- Going GOTH with George

October 10, 2023 13:00 - 28 minutes - 20.3 MB

This week in the hotbox, we welcome back George Smitherman, President of the Cannabis Council of Canada (C3). We will be joining George and the C3 this year as the official podcast of their annual event, Grass on the Hill (GOTH) in Ottawa.   We discuss the C3's involvement in tangible changes to the Cannabis Act in Canada and what changes need to be made to support and grow a thriving Cannabis industry.  Support the show

S8 E92- Manna. Micro but Mighty

October 03, 2023 09:00 - 36 minutes - 25.5 MB

This week in the hotbox, we are joined by Jen Meyers, producer of Manna. A quinisentially Canadian product, Infused Maple Sugar with a focus on minor cannabinoids.   Recently, this Alberta Micro Processor was in the crosshairs of the AGLC and Jen shares that journey with us. Support the show

S8 E92- Manna. Micro, but Mighty

October 03, 2023 09:00 - 36 minutes - 25 MB

This week in the hotbox, we are joined by Jen Meyers, producer of Manna. A quinisentially Canadian product, Infused Maple Sugar with a focus on minor cannabinoids.   Recently, this Alberta Micro Processor was in the crosshairs of the AGLC and Jen shares with us that journey.  Support the show

S8 E91- Patient Grown, The CannJah Origin Story

September 26, 2023 09:00 - 55 minutes - 38.8 MB

This week, we welcome Ousman Nauffer, founder and Master Grower at CannJah Pharm.  Ousman shares his incredible journey of navigating the medical cannabis space and how he turned his passion for helping people into Barrie's first licensed cannabis grow.  Find all CannJah on the OCS Flow Through.  Support the show

S8 E90 - Micro Macro

September 19, 2023 09:00 - 28 minutes - 19.3 MB

We are back for Season 8! This season we are exploring cannabis on a Micro and Macro level. Micro, by learning about the varying laws across Canada and Macro, by examining cannabis legalization across the globe (and what other nations are learning from Canada)  This week we chat about our summer break, and announce our newest partnership with our neighbour CannJah! Look for their products on store shelves now! Support the show

S7 E89 - Glass Piñata

June 20, 2023 10:00 - 27 minutes - 19.1 MB

This week in the HotBox, we recount our 2023 visit to @Liftandco Toronto where we made new friends and visited with old friends like George Smitherman  and Timmy and MaryJane  and Brenda , Wallace  and Spencer  and we  introduce  a few exciting things for next season and of course, we share a few laughs.  @Cann.Canada @thenoobieandthedoobie @canadian_stonergirl @primeaucannabis @cratercrater Support the show

S7 E88 Moose Mates

June 13, 2023 07:00 - 34 minutes - 24.2 MB

This week, Annie and Amanda have Nikki Lawley in the Hotbox. We catch up on the amazing work Nikki is doing and get deeper into the conversation about terpenes  Listen to our first Interview with Nikki   Season 4 ep. 43 to learn more about Nikki's Journey. @Nikkiandtheplant Support the show

S7 E87 #PAX to Perfection

June 06, 2023 10:00 - 27 minutes - 19.1 MB

This week in the Hot Box, we are joined by Collin Palmer, the  Master Formulator of PAX. From terpenes to cannabanoids, we learn how temperature influences the consumption experience and how #PAX harnesses the power of high quality inputs for the ultimate vaping experience.  Do not forget to enter our giveaway to win you very own PAX Plus! Details in the episode  If you would like to support High Ladies Podcast, consider buying us a coffee at buymeacoffee.com/HighLadies . Support the show

S7 E86 - Cannabis Execution

May 30, 2023 12:00 - 20 minutes - 14.5 MB

This week, we talk about the many places in the world where a person can lose their life over the possession, trafficking or even consumption of the cannabis plant.  If you would like to learn more about cannabis incarceration in North America, follow @lastprisonerproject  If you would like to support the podcast, consider buying us a coffee at buyusacoffee.com/highladiespodcast Support the show

S7 E85 - Uncle Tommy

May 23, 2023 11:00 - 1 hour - 43.9 MB

This week we have our old friend, Tommy Chong chat with us about his life legacy and 85th birthday  Support the show

S7 E84- Morning High

May 16, 2023 13:00 - 30 minutes - 21.2 MB

This week we reflect on goals and the growth of High Ladies Podcast. We disect our recent appearance on Canada's #1 Morning show Breakfast Television. What it means for our entire community and how we felt in the aftermath. Please like and leave a comment on YouTube so media everywhere begin to adopt the discussion as well. https://youtu.be/wh_4gWMOcXE Let's make positive media coverage around cannabis the norm! If you would like to support High Ladies Podcast please consider buying us a...

S7 E83- Fight for Four

May 09, 2023 15:00 - 36 minutes - 24.9 MB

This week in the Hot Box, Annie and Amanda catch up with Jessie Lavoie, cannabis activist and founder of TobaGrown.  Jesse updates us on the fight to grow four cannabis plants in Manitoba and helps unpack the recent Supreme Court ruling upholding the ban on homegrown cannabis in Quebec. If you would like to support High Ladies Podcast, consider buying us a coffee at https://www.buymeacoffee.com/highladies  Support the show

S7 E82- Living the #PAXLIFE

May 02, 2023 05:00 - 25 minutes - 17.5 MB

This week in the hotbox Annie and Amanda are joined by Dr. Echo, one of the toxicologists at PAX.  Pax is the leader in Vape technology,  both in flower vaporization and cartridges.  We discuss why PAX is taking the extra steps to deliver the cleanest and safest vaporization experiences.  *Giveaway*  Connect with us on Instagram @hughaldiespodcast or send us an email at [email protected] for your chance to win a PAX PLUS (value over $300)  courtesy of PAX.  Connect with PAX on ...

S7 E81- Australia's Cannabis Army

April 25, 2023 05:00 - 36 minutes - 25.4 MB

This week Annie and Amanda take you all the way to Australia to learn about their fight to legalize cannabis.  We are joined in the Hotbox by William Stolk @willysworld69 from the 'Who are We Hurting Army'. Cannabis is not legal in Australia, the medical market is difficult to access and there is no recreational market. William and his comrades have found some very creative ways to get their message out. Risking their freedom to free the plant they love! To follow along with the cannabis mo...

S7 E80- Grandpa Mechoulam

April 18, 2023 09:00 - 27 minutes - 19.2 MB

Welcome back for Season 7 This week in the Hot Box Annie and Amanda catch up from the season break and discuss the Grandfathe of Cannabis Research, Professor Raphael Mechoulam.  If you would like to learn more about Professor Mechoulam, please watch "The Scientist"  on YouTube at https://youtu.be/csbJnBKqwIw If you would like to support High Ladies Podcast, consider buying us a coffee at https://www.buymeacoffee.com/highladies  Support the show

S6 E79 Going Nuts

March 21, 2023 09:00 - 31 minutes - 21.7 MB

This week in the hotbox, Annie takes us back to the beginning of podcasts. We talk garbage nuts and raising families.  Special thanks to this Season's sponsor, Pop's Cannabis Stores in Ontario. With convenient locations and knowledgeable staff, look for one popping into your neighbourhood!  Support the show

S6 E78 - We Canna Expo

March 14, 2023 04:00 - 30 minutes - 20.9 MB

This week in the Hot Box, we chat with Kath  Reilly, CEO of CannExpo Toronto. We chat about the history of Trade shows and the importance of bringing people together at these events.  You can buy your tickets for CannExpo here -->  Use code HighLadies3 at checkout for a $3 discount   Special thanks to Pop's Cannabis stores in Ontario for sponsoring this season of High Ladies Podcast. Follow Pop's on Instagram @popscannabis Follow along with CannExpo events on Instagram @CannExpoToronto Su...

S6 E77 What the Delta-8?

March 07, 2023 10:00 - 44 minutes - 30.6 MB

This week in the Hot Box, we are joined by Krysten and Dave from Mad Hatter OG to learn about Delta-8 THC, how it came and left the Canadian market and hopes for the future.  To learn more even about Delta-8 visit madhatterog.ca  For more information about Organigrow's Cannabis Medicine course,  register for the FREE webinar at https://organigrowcanada.ac-page.com/cannabis-medicine-webinar Webinar is on Monday March 13th at 7pm EST This season of High Ladies Podcast is sponsored by Pop's ...

S6 E76 Excise This

February 28, 2023 10:00 - 39 minutes - 26.8 MB

This week in the Hot Box, Annie and Amanda begin peeling off the layers of excise taxation in Canada.  With the help of Dan Sutton, Founder and CEO of Tantalus Labs, we learn about taxation, where our money goes and talk about a better way to structure the system. Follow Tantalus Labs on IG @tantalus_labs Follow Dan Sutton on Twitter @DSutton1986 Season 6 of High Ladies Podcast is sponsored by Pop's Cannabis Stores in Ontario. Follow them on Instagram @popscannabis to see when a store wil...

S6 E75 Waste Not, Want Not

February 21, 2023 10:00 - 34 minutes - 23.9 MB

This week in the Hot Box, Annie & Amanda discuss the amount of waste, particularly consumer packaging, being produced by the recreational cannabis industry. Only a few more days to vote for High Ladies Podcast at the Toronto CannExpo Influencer awards! Voting is open February 1st-28th and you can cast your vote at https://cannexpo.ca/the-cannabis-community-influencer-awards/ Special thanks to this Season's sponsor, Pop's Cannabis stores. With 22 locations across Ontario, their friendly an...

S6 E74 Love Multiplies

February 14, 2023 09:00 - 34 minutes - 23.4 MB

This week in the Hotbox, Annie and Amanda read some listeners notes and discuss love in all it's forms. Also  we have share a special announcement with listeners. This season of High Ladies Podcast is sponsored by Pop's Cannabis Stores in Ontario. Pop into your local store and mention HighLadies6 for a special 10% discount on your purchase! Valid for all of season 6! High Ladies Podcast has been nominated for the Best Cannabis Related Podcast Influencer Award @CannExpoToronto! Voting is op...

S6 E73 Solidarity Forever

February 07, 2023 10:00 - 28 minutes - 19.6 MB

This week, Alex, founder of the United Weed Worker  Canada joins us to chat more about labour unions and employee rights Follow United Weed  Workers on Instagram @unitedwwca Access the United Weed Workers Resources at www.unitedweedworkers.com Connect with Green Team Solutions on IG @green_team_cannabis and at their website www.greenteamcannabis.com This season of High Ladies Podcast is sponsored by Pop's Cannabis Stores in Ontario. Pop into your local store and mention HighLadies6 for a ...

S6 E72 Safety First

January 31, 2023 10:00 - 31 minutes - 22 MB

Health and Safety should be a top priority in any industry. No matter your views, we can all agree that everyone has the right to be safe at work.  This week, we are joined in the Hot Box by Industry Labour Consultant and Cannabis  Advocate, Stacey Watrobski @staceofbase85 from Detroit, Michigan.  We discuss efforts being made on both sides of the border to protect workers in the cannabis industry from seed to sale.  High Ladies Podcast has been nominated for the Best Cannabis Related Pod...

S6 E71 Creating Space, the future of cannabis consumption spaces

January 24, 2023 10:00 - 23 minutes - 16.4 MB

This week, Annie and Amanda recount their visit to ERBN Green Modern Market in Toronto.  Creative Director, Mel Bozzo joins us in the Hotbox to discuss the future of cannabis friendly spaces.  Visit ERBN Green Modern Market in person at 844 Dundas St W  Follow on Instagram @erbngreenmodernmarket This season is brought to you by Pop's Cannabis stores, in Ontario.  Visit them online at popscannabis.com Follow Pop's Cannabis on Instagram @popscannabis Support the show

S6 E70 Big Hips and Cannabis

January 17, 2023 10:00 - 36 minutes - 24.9 MB

Welcome back for Season 6 of High Ladies Podcast! This week in the Hotbox, we celebrate a few personal and industry wins, chat about the season ahead and debut the (soon to be hit) song CannaMom by Fendown. Season 6 is sponsored by Pop's Cannabis stores in Ontario, Canada. With 22 stores across Ontario, their knowledgeable staff and carefully curated menus have something for every consumer. Pop in to your local store! Visit them online at popscannabis.ca Follow Pop's Cannabis on Instagram ...

S5 E69 High Ladies Giving Guide

November 22, 2022 10:00 - 28 minutes - 19.3 MB

The holiday season is just around the corner, and this week we share some of our favourite cannabis accessories and devices. If looking for ideas for your wishlist or for a friend or loved one, you'll find something for every canna lover on your list! @cdnlumber @grandmas_cottage_books @northernheightsco @highkoalatysmokeware @flowerstampede.buzz @nuveevwellness @blushleafbox @officialaerogarden @pulsegrow @thezencolife @naturelionmushroom   ****USE DISCOUNT CODE HIGH15 at checkout**** @tche...

S5 E68 Your New Friend CBD

November 15, 2022 15:00 - 33 minutes - 23.4 MB

Annie and Amanda are talking CBD in the Hotbox this week with @reallycbdesiree from @medipharmlabs. Our most requested topic is,  "What is CBD... and what are the benefits?" This is an @highladiespodcast intro to CBD! You can find @medipharmlabs products across Canada in both recreational and medical markets. Listen to High Ladies Podcast on all listening platforms.  Support the show

S5 E67 Nugs n' News

November 08, 2022 10:00 - 36 minutes - 24.9 MB

This week Annie and Amanda have some fun in the hotbox. We share listener stories, go coast to coast with cannabis news and test some local homegrown cannabis with our #tcheck devices Register to attend Know your CBDs event here: https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/now-i-know-my-cbds-consumer-info-session-tickets-436134739747 Huge thanks to @simcoecannabisshowcase @highonhomegrown @bitmepodcast Support the show

S5 E6 We C3 with George Smitherman.

November 01, 2022 12:00 - 36 minutes - 24.8 MB

This week, we are joined by the President of Cannabis Council of Canada to talk about activism and having your voice heard by our elected officials.  Support the show

S5 E66 We C3 with George Smitherman.

November 01, 2022 12:00 - 36 minutes - 24.8 MB

This week, we are joined by the President of Cannabis Council of Canada to talk about activism and having your voice heard by our elected officials.  Find the C3 at https://cannabis-council.ca/ Support the show

S5 E65 Annie & Amanda go up the hill

October 25, 2022 11:00 - 27 minutes - 18.7 MB

This week, we recap our trip to Ottawa, where we spoke with Members of Parliment regarding much needed changes to the cannabis act.  Support the show

S5 E65 Annie & Amanda go up the Hill

October 25, 2022 11:00 - 27 minutes - 18.6 MB

This week, we recap our trip to Ottawa, where we spoke with Members of Parliment regarding much needed changes to the cannabis act.  Support the show

S5 E64 Are U New Here?

October 18, 2022 09:00 - 27 minutes - 18.6 MB

This week we do some catching up with eachother, talk big plans for the season ahead and share some listener love Support the show

S5 E64 Are U New Here?

October 18, 2022 09:00 - 27 minutes - 18.6 MB

This week we do some catching up with eachother, talk big plans for the season ahead and share some listener love Support the show

S5 E63 tCheck this out!

October 11, 2022 09:00 - 40 minutes - 28.1 MB

This week, we are joined by the incredible Leigha at tCheck devices. As home growers, we always want to know the potency of our flower. Now with tCheck  we can not only check our flower, but our tinctures, edibles, topicals and more!  To get your very own tCheck device visit them online at tcheck.me and be sure to use discount code HIGH25 Enter to win a tCheck device by entering our giveaway here https://omniform1.com/signup/v1/60ef5facd2a340001b2469af_634623014a9824ec52507404.html Support...

S5 E62 Step up your harvest

October 04, 2022 09:00 - 42 minutes - 29.2 MB

This week in the Hot Box, we are joined by author, instructor and cannabis expert, Alexis Burnett.  Alexis has written the perfect instructional book on growing cannabis at home. We also hear about Alexis' grow course and he leaves us with some tips for optimal drying, curing and storing our homegrown cannabis. You can find a special 25% off code and special video tips on harvesting and curing your cannabis HERE: https://organigrowcanada.activehosted.com/f/11 Support the show

S5 E62 Step up your harvest

October 04, 2022 09:00 - 42 minutes - 29.2 MB

This week in the Hot Box, we are joined by author, instructor and cannabis expert, Alexis Burnett.  Alexis has written the perfect instructional book on growing cannabis at home. We also hear about Alexis' grow course and he leaves us with some tips for optimal drying, curing and storing our homegrown cannabis. You can find a special 25% off code and special video tips on harvesting and curing your cannabis HERE: https://organigrowcanada.activehosted.com/f/11 Support the show

S5 E61 Welcome back Queens

September 27, 2022 09:00 - 28 minutes - 19.6 MB

Amanda and Annie are back for season 5 of High Ladies Podcast!  To mark the recent passing of Queen Elizabeth II, we take a deep dive into the monarchy and cannabis.  We discuss our time off, Amanda recapping her trip to #thunderbay and Annie questions the safety of #carnivalrides  Support the show