Wine Weed and Weave
By Iyana / Marijuana Iyana
A podcast about women of color navigating through the current cannabis industry. I’ll be talking to advocates,educators, business owners (who also happen to be badass black & brown women) that are creating opportunities for equality and inclusivity within the cannabis industry. We’ll be having these discussions all while responsibly & legally enjoying a glass a wine, a bit of weed, or both.
S4 EPI. 14 Cannabis & Creating Your Own Opportunities with CEO of Mother Earth University @Motherearth999
Today’s guest is a cannabis advocate and entrepreneur with multiple canna brands including Mother Earth University which offers free cannabis course and Mother Earth Hemp cones. Through her premier luxury cannabis brand she’s created over 40+ products and monthly/annual adult only events that have attracted the likes of the NFL and NBA. As a queer woman of color in the industry she’s determined to create “safe spaces for forward thinking to consume responsibly and interact with individuals who have an immense amount of value and can offer an abundance of opportunities”. Through her brand she’s been able to create jobs and opportunities for more POC in her community. Hope you all enjoy this episode with the founder of MEU and more, Mother Earth (IG: @motherearth999).
June 19, 2022
Bonus Episode: Let's Talk About Terpenes!
Welcome back to Wine Weed & Weave and another educational bonus episode! Today's sesh and sip is all about terpenes. I sit and chat to break down what terpenes are, how terpenes work, and explain the benefits and uses of some of our favorites including pinene and linalool. Watch the original WeedTube video of this episode here. You can also learn more about terpenes in my terpenes 101 article series on Four Forty Eight here. Stay tuned for the continuation of that series and some terpene education inspired merch.
June 12, 2022
S4 Epi. 13 Cannabis & Taking Care of Yourself (and Your Hair) with Hairstylist Jachelle Whiting (@itsjachelle)
Hope you all enjoy today's sesh and sip talking all about with Cannabis & Taking Care of Yourself (and Your Hair) with Jachelle Whiting (@itsjachelle)! She's a NYC based published Hair Stylist with a love for cannabis and curls. Her work has been on Project Runway, Bravo, BET, Marie Claire, Essence, and more. Not only do we talk about hair and her journey as a pro stylist, we get into how cannabis has been a part of her journey as a creative and how she's breaking the stigma in the beauty/fashion industry with her transparency about consuming cannabis. Learn more Jachelle and her work on Hairbyjachelle.pb.online/print .
May 29, 2022
S4 EPI. 12 Cannabis & The Value of Sustainability with O’Neil Rudolph CEO of Cannachange
On this week’s episode we talk all about the cannabis industry’s sustainability and recycling problem and how to make a difference with the CEO/Founder of Cannachange, O’Neil Rudolph. Cannachange is “The sustainable way to enjoy cannabis. Cannachange partners with dispensaries throughout the US to issue credits to consumers for their sustainability efforts using their mobile app”. She been featured in Emerald Magazine, Cannabis Tech spoke at the most recent Bezinga Cannabis Conference for her work. O’Neil speaks about why every idea and solution has value, even it’s uncommon in the cannabis space. Learn more and support on Cannachange.co.
May 22, 2022
S4 Bonus Episode Q&A with The Marijuana Iyana!
Wine Weed & Weave season 4 is more than half way finished so we're extended it with another special bonus episode (hooray!). This season I'm answering FAQ's from listeners. I answer questions about how to get involved in the cannabis industry if you don't live in a legal state to tips on how to post cannabis content on social media without getting disabled. Plus you can also watch this episode now available on WeedTube.com or click link here to watch. Watch here and subscribe to my WeedTube channel for more video content in the near future. Find me on Instagram: @themarijuanaiyana and my back up page @mjiyana_ Do you or someone you know want to be a guest or sponsor on Wine Weed & Weave? Contact email@example.com for more information.
May 15, 2022
S4 EPI. 11 Cannabis & Relationship Part 2 with Shonitria @bluntblowinmama
Happy Mother’s day to all the canna mommas out there and happy Wine Weed & Weave new episode day! This week I’m thrilled to have a special guest and friend of the show back this season, Shonitria aka “Blunt Blowin’ Mama”. If you’ve never heard of her you must be living under a rock cause she’s been featured in Forbes, High Times, Blavity, Leafly and more for her work as a cannabis journalist, content creator, podcaster, and advocate/educator for mother’s that use cannabis. She also is the creator of Blunt Blowin Mama merch and recently launched the Mama’s Stash Membership group as "a interactive community designed to educate, uplift, and support the modern cannabis consuming woman”. On this episode we talk about relationships, from how her relationship with her businesses has changed in the last year, how she’s sharing stories about cannabis and relationships on her own podcast, and how to incorporate cannabis in your own relationships whether they be romantic or with yourself. Learn more about support Shonitria on Instagram:@bluntblowinmama and www.bluntblowinmama.com | Thank you to this week’s episode sponsor Bouqé Rolling papers a black owned hemp papers and lifestyle brand. Pass the Bouqé today save money on your first order with code “WINEWEAVEWEAVE” on www.Rollingbouqe.com and check them out on Instagram @rolling_bouqe
May 08, 2022
S4 EPI. 10 Cannabis & Owning Your Zyn with Jae Founder of @zynwellness
Join this episode “Cannabis and Finding your Zyn” with Jae the founder/CEO of Zyn Wellness. Through Zyn, Jae creates CBD and hemp skincare and pain management products. "Our products were designed with the YOU in mind 🤎 From skincare to pain management, our lux topicals are designed to infuse perfectly into your day to day beauty routine + wellness lifestyle." We talk about her journey from the trap to a CEO of a legal cannabis/hemp brand and resource for others looking to start their own legal brands in the industry. Listen in as Jae and I catch up on life and her tips on how balance work and wellness by finding your ZYN. by Learn more and support a black woman owned brand at www.Zynwellness.co
May 01, 2022
S4 EPI. 9 Cannabis & Growing from Seed to Smoke with Cae (@junglecae), Creator of Homegrow 101
Join this episode with our second guy guest on the show ever…OMG! The Chicago based "budding" cannabis creator Cae aka Jungle Cae is on this week's episode of Wine Weed & Weave! He's musician, cannabis home grow experts, and cannabis educator. Cae is also the founder/creator of Homegrown 101 Classes – “Everything you need to know from seed to smoke”, which include virtual and in person consultations and courses for any one that wants to learn how to grow cannabis, no matter their level of knowledge. He talks about his journey from budtender to now educator and to advocate. We also get into some plant talk of course as well. His goal is to show as many people as he can how easy it can be to grow you own cannabis with the right information and materials. Learn more and support Cae and register for Homegrown 101 on his Instagram: @junglecae and on Junglecae.com/homegrow-101 .
April 24, 2022
S4 EPI. 8 Cannabis & Owning Your Sexual Health with Antuanette Gomez CEO of Pleasure Peaks
On this week’s episode of #WINEWEEDANDWEAVE join an intriguing sesh and sip convo about sex and cannabis with Canadian cannabis consultant/education and multi-faceted business owner, Antuanette Gomez. She is the Founder and CEO of Pleasure Peaks, the leading Canadian cannabis brand for improving women’s sexual health. Not only is she a skilled expert in cannabis for sexual wellness, comfort, and pleasure she’s also a passionate advocate for the inclusion of people of color in cannabis. She’s also the founder/Mentor of The Green Rush Program and Founder of Cannabis Built by Blacks Expo. You may have seen her mentioned in Forbes, Leafly, VICE, Ganjaprenuer, and Weedmaps, and now on my podcast! Learn more and follow Antuanette on Instagram: @antuanetteg and on learn more and shop on Pleasurepeaks.com.
April 10, 2022
S4 EPI. 7 Cannabis & Standing by Your Values ft Dym, Creator @prldproductions
Join a special sesh and sip with fellow cannabis podcaster and content creator Dym, the creator of PRLD Productions “Your guide for cannabis products in the legal marketplace”. She’s a brand and cannabis educator providing a multimedia guide and information about products for consumers of all levels. Find her content on Instagram @prldproductions, Spotify, Apple Podcasts, and schedule a one-on-one cannabis consultation session with Dym via the Skillr app. Stay tuned for new episodes of PRLD streaming almost everyone you listen to podcasts. | Thank you to this week’s episode sponsor Cash Color Cannabis: Cannabis Podcast & Media brand created and hosted by cannabis journalist and speaker Mehka King. CCC is a cannabis podcast and media brand that seamlessly blends together cannabis culture, entertainment, current events, and activism. Join a “higher level of conversations” and subscribe and listen everywhere you stream podcasts. Learn more on Cashcolorcannabis.com and Instagram: @cashcolorcannabis.
April 03, 2022
S4 EPI. 6 Cannabis & Breaking Barriers to Entry ft. Juliana Whitney, Co-Founder of Leaf Sheets
On this week’s episode of #wineweedandweave we chat about “Cannabis & Breaking Barriers to Entry '' with cannabis business strategy consultant based in Las Vegas, Juliana Whitney. She’s the President of Cann Strategy and Co-Founder of Leaf Sheets with 6+ years of experience in the industry, both companies designed to provide the compliance information, resources, and other helpful services for any level of cannabis entrepreneurs from any background. As a creative cannabis business strategy consultant since 2015, having successfully obtained multiple cannabis business licenses in some of the most competitive limited license markets (including Nevada and Illinois) in the cannabis industry she has been able she has been a force and an expert in how to create a compliant cannabis business. Save 15% off on any order on Leafsheets.com with code "WINEWEEDWEAVES"! | Thank you Knott Desserts for sponsoring this week’s episode! Visit Knottdesserts.com to experience effective and yummy CBD gummies. Support a black woman owned CBD business today!
March 27, 2022
S4 EPI. 5 Cannabis & Advocating for Your Health ft. Kristina - Founder of Knott Desserts CBD
Join this week’s episode Cannabis & Advocating for Your Health with mom, health advocate and cannabis/hemp entrepreneur and business owner Kristina Thompson. She’s the founder/CEO of Knott Desserts CBD a brand she created and now produces and supplies quality gummies and tinctures designed to promote wellness for all women. Knott Desserts was created because after suffering from an Autoimmune disease and struggling on having to rely on different drugs to help manage the symptoms. After being on strong medications Kristina decided to try something different and try a plant based alternatives including CBD. After seeing and feeling the result, Knott Desserts became her passion project as a way to offer a natural and effective solution to others like her managing similar symptoms. Listen as Kristina shares her own experiences advocating for her health and advice on how to change your lifestyle and incorporate CBD to manage and promote better health.
March 20, 2022
S4 Epi. 4 Cannabis & Taking Inspired Action with Mary Hines CEO of JTT Accessories
Join another great sesh and discussion "cannabis & Taking Inspired Action" with guest Mary Hines the creator/founder of cannabis accessories brand Just the Tip Accessories. JTT makes trademark “chill stones” a one of a kind handmade glass blunt/joint holder. After she got the idea from a hookah sesh she had a light bulb moment to make something similar for weed smokers to sesh with something to keep them safe from germs and de-stigmatize cannabis consumption. JTT has been featured in Cosmopolitan, Weedmaps, Cannaclusive, and more. Join the sesh as we talk about the highs and realities of creating your own cannabrand from scratch. | Use coupon code “WINEWEEDWEAVE” for 20% off any order on any Just the Tip Accessories order, shop now on www.jttip.com (code expires May 21, 2022).
March 13, 2022
S4 EPI.3 Cannabis & Keeping the Faith with Miriel “Mae” Bereal of LAV8 CBD
Welcome back to Wine Weed & Weave, this episode join me and guest Miriel “Mae” Bereal cannabis entrepreneur and founder/owner of LAV8CBD. LAV8 (lav8cbd.com) is a premier CBD brand focused on holistic health, wellness and sustainability. Through her brand Mae is on a mission to bridge the gap between cannabis and consumers by properly educating them on the healing properties of the plant. Through her work and faith Mae is building LAV8CBD to incorporate her values, her voice, and her vision in the cannabis industry. Join us for a quick sesh that will hopefully lift your spirits and encourage you to turn to a higher power for your dreams. Learn more and check out LAV8CBD on instagram.com/lav8cbd.
March 06, 2022
S4 EPI. 2 Cannabis & Creating a Legacy with Nikki Fullove (@prettylilnikkii)
Happy Sunday, it’s time to sesh and sip with a new episode of Wine Weed & Weave! This week join a special conversation with guest Nikki Fullove (@prettylilnikkii). She is MPA cannabis marketing management and product developer currently working with Green Thumb Industries "GTI'' and brands such as Dog Walkers Cannabis and Cannaclusive. Nikki is also the creator of High Class Conversations, a cannabis book podcast, and influencer brand. Straight from Chicago into the legal cannabis industry grab a joint, blunt, or bong, and maybe a tissue or two for a couple tears on this episode with Nikki.
February 27, 2022
S4 EPI. 1: Cannabis & Healing with Plant Medicine ft. Jade Sancho-Duser (@rxmaryjade)
Welcome to Season 4 of Wine Weed & Weave! I’m kicking off this season with a healing conversation with special guest Jade Sancho-Duser (IG: @rxmaryjade) . Jade is a cannabis and plant medicine educator, writer/author, speaker, and life coach on a mission to provide access and info to holistic resources for the modern woman/man to live a complete and fulfilling life. Also the owner/creator of Mary Jade Therapeutics and CMO of Cannademix, she’s been featured on CBS and NBC news and more for her work helping people “see into their future of wellness". | Thank you to this week’s episode sponsor Plant n’ Potion, a woman owned infused treats brand based in LA. Use code “IYANA” for 10% off first order, learn more and order via Instagram @plantnpotion
February 20, 2022
S3 Finale! Ask a Cannabis Accountant ft. Erica Edwards CEO of @TheNumberGrinder
It's the final episode of season 3 of #wineweedandweave! Thank you to everyone who has listened and supported this season, it's highly appreciated. To end this season on a high note, I welcomed guest Erica Edwards the founder/CEO of The Number Grinder: Cannabis Accounting & Bookkeeping. On this special episode "Ask a Cannabis Accountant" I ask Erica the questions every cannabis business owner or inspiring entrepreneur needs to know about organizing business finances and expenses in order to have longevity in the complex cannabis industry. Learn more about Erica and her expertise on Instagram: @thenumbergrinder and book a free consult call in link in bio. Host: Iyana Edouard (@themarijuanaiyana) MJIcannamarketing.com Season 4 Coming Spring 2022!
October 04, 2021
S3 Bonus Episode: Q&A with The Marijuana Iyana!
Bonus Episode: Q&A with The Marijuana Iyana! Get to know Iyana Edouard the host of Wine Weed & Weave and CEO of MJI Cannamarketing and Kush & Cute. Find out how she went from a journalism degree to a full time cannabis content creator and entrepreneur.
September 19, 2021
S3|EPI.12 Cannabis & Creating Inclusive Wellness and Education ft. Mskindness CEO @clubkindess.la
Welcome back to Wine Weed & Weave! Join us with your favorite strain and your favorite wine for episode 12 with CEO/Creator of Club Kindness and EBK Apothecary, Mskindness B. Ramirez. Club Kindness is a non profit membership organization created to support patients, brands, and dispensaries with holistic cannabis education. Through her work she's been able to education women from all backgrounds about cannabis benefits and debunk cannabis false facts. As a parent, patient, and educator Mskindness has taken her passion for the plant into a community and safe space to learn. | Check out Club Kindness on clubkindess.org and on Instragram @clubkindess.la
September 05, 2021
S3|EP11 Cannabis & Creating a Million Dollar Brand ft. Paola Fernandez @HighhempCEO
Grab your wine, weed, and maybe even a notebook for season 3 episode 9 "Cannabis & Creating a Million Dollar Brand". This week's guest is the creator of the world’s first organic hemp wraps and papers, CEO of High Hemp, Paola Fernandez. We talk about how she built a million dollar hemp brand in under 5 years and how it feels to create an innovative hemp product many now try to duplicate. Fernandez also gives us some insight on how to protect your business and more. Find her on Instagram: @highhempCEO and make sure to visit Highhemp.co to support another dope woman of color in cannabis.
August 15, 2021
S3|EP.10 Cannabis & Changing the Narrative ft. Jamie Lea CEO of Toastyy
Grab a joint, a notebook, & a glass of wine or your favorite tea for epi. 10 of season 3 of Wine, Weed, & Weave. This weeks guest is founder of CBD wellness brand Toastty (gettingtoastyy.com) , Jamie Lea. She is a former college volleyball player and model who knows all too well the benefits of using CBD for wellness, anti-inflammation and overall performance to keep her going. From her own experience and passion for changing the narrative about cannabis, Jamie went from being in tech to creating and successfully launching Toastyy, a CBD wellness brand for women. We talk about how she’s been advocating for cannabis since she was 17 and how she wants to change the stigma about athletes and women that consume and work in cannabis.
August 01, 2021
S3|EPI.9 Cannabis & Growing Your Own ft Sue Carlton CEO @rancherafamilia
Welcome back to Wine Weed & Weave, after a short break I’m back for another great convo with a WOC in cannabis. This weeks guest is cultivator, geneticist, and owner of Ranchera Familia and hemp/CBD farm and online boutique - Sue Carlton @rancheramami. As a Latina women in cannabis Sue talks about her journey in the industry and how she ended up creating and growing high quality CBD at her own farm. Learn about Sue on IG @rancheramami and check out her site and strains on the botanicaljoint.com |Thank you to our episode sponsor Melanin Hemp Goddess. One stop hemp shop for & by WOC! Use code "MJIYANA" for save money on your first purchase on Melaninhempgodess.com
July 04, 2021
S3|EPI8 Cannabis & Running a Family Business ft Rahul CEO @stonedgenie
On this special episode of Wine Weed & Weave I welcome the first male minority Cannabis CEO on the show Rahul Lavinga. From helping his immigrant father operate a smoke shop to now fully operating a successful online head shop Rahul talks about his journey as a first generation Indian running a successful cannabis company. Take a bong rip and pour a glass this episode is a good one. | Thank you to Stoned Genie for also sponsoring this weeks episode! Use code MJIYANA for 10% off any purchase on Stonedgenie.com
June 06, 2021
S3|EPI 7 Cannabis & Wellness ft DeJanae Evins @greengoddessglow Founder
Cheers to episode 7 of season 3 of #wineweedandweave. Thank you returning and new listeners for joining the sesh! This episode is all about "Cannabis & Wellness" with special guest DeJanae Evins. DeJanae is the founder of of Green Goddess Glow (IG: @greengoddessglow) a website and lifestyle brand created to “reimagine a world where cannabis, fungi, and plant medicines are essential wellness tools for sustainable self care”. DeJanae's own journey with cannabis and self care inspired her to want to educate more women on how they can do it too and be unashamed. As she and her brand's sweatshirts say "Sometimes self care is a solo blunt". Grab your favorite wine or weed to listen to how DeJanae went from a music industry professional to a woman creating her own lane in cannabis and wellness. | Thank you to this week's episode sponsor Kush Kations (IG: @kushkations)! Host your next getaway in Kush Kations private 420 friendly vacation rental homes in Denver, CO. All homes include ammeties and even smoke accessories. Save 10% off your first booking with code "kushkations.com" on www.kushkations.com
May 23, 2021
S3|EPI5 Cannabis & Building a Brand ft @OGKushbabess CEO Safiyah
Enjoy 10% off any order on OGKushbabes.com with coupon code - WINEWEEDWEAVE | Light one up for season 3 episode 5 featuring Safiyah Kadoura. She’s the creator and CEO of cannabis clothing and lifestyle brand OG Kush Babes. Their mission is to unite creative boss women in Cannabis to help support each other’s industry goals. Listen in as we chat about what it’s really like building a brand from scratch and how Safiyah went from fashion designer to a Ganja girl boss!
May 09, 2021
S3|EP4 Cannabis & Glass Culture ft Datrianna (@upinsmokesession)
Cheers to episode 4 of this season! This episode is all about cannabis and glass culture featuring Datrianna better known as @upinsmokesession online. She is a cannabis writer with features in Leafly, Weedmaps, Chicago Mag, & more. When she’s not writing she’s using her platform to show her lovely bong collection and educating others on how to have better experiences with cannabis. Grab your favorite bong, pipe, or dab rig for this one and tune in to hear some great tips from Datrianna! | Episode sponsored by 93 Wellness a black owned CBD hemp flower company. Find them on Instagram @93.wellness to learn more
April 25, 2021
S3|EP3 Cannabis, Sex, & Pleasure ft Shani Hart (@sexstuffwithshani)
This week's episode is a little spicy thanks to my guest cannabis sex expert and adult store owner Shani Hart aka @sexstuffwithshani ! She is a cannabis and sex educator, a sexuality counselor, femine body specialist, and CBD sexpert. Shani started her journey as a sex educator simply because she was curious and years later now she owns an adult store "Harts of Desire" with her husband and owns another adult store speficially for incorporating cannabis in sex and introducing women to CBD for self care and pleasure "The Noir Leaf". Grab you wine, weed, and maybe even a fan for this hot episode of #wineweedandweave | Use code “WINEANDWEED” on Thenoirleaf.com for 10% off any purchase no order min. required
April 22, 2021
S3|EP2 Cannabis & Daily Self Care Routines ft Stacy Zeal (@stacyzeal)
On episode 2 season 3 of #WINEWEEDANDWEAVE we're talking all about cannabis and self care routines with expert and educator Stacy Zeal (@stacyzeal). Stacy is a cannabis wellness and self care expert whose mission is "to provide as many women as possible (especially black women) incorporate self care routines so that they can be less stressed and feel more zen". We discuss how she found cannabis because of her chronic insomnia and how she now helps use cannabis intentionally through her brand and blog Maryzeal.com. Have a mimosa and a joint with us as we talk about how we incorporate weed in our daily self care. __________________________ Thank you to Gemineye Grinders for sponsoring this week's episode! Support a black owned cannabrand with premium nano-ceramic smoke supplies for "elevation without frustration". Shop Gemineyegrinders.com and save 15% on any order with coupon code - "MJIYANA" no order min. required!
March 28, 2021
S3|EP1 Cannabis & Being Creative with Ashley @wowashwow
Welcome to season 3 of #wineweedandweave! Excited to be back for another season of highlighting the work of black and brown women in the cannabis industry. To start the season off on a high note this premiere episode guest is cannabis influencer, rapper/singer, and content creator Ashley better known as Hashley (IG: @wowasahwow). During this sesh we talk about how Ashley started here journey in Philadelphia as a "door girl" at "trap events" and how her hustle and creativity led her to being an influential creator and artist in the California cannabis industry today. We hope you enjoyed this sesh as much as we did! | Thank you to this week's sponsor #blackowned - The Smoking Sessions Shop. Receive FREE shipping with code "WINEANDWEED" on Smokingsessions.net!
March 14, 2021
S2 Ep. 12 Clubhouse Finale & Show Announcements
Thank you so much to everyone that was part of and support season 2 of #Wineweedandweave! Stay tuned for season 3 coming March 14,2021. Find show details & host on Instagram.com/themarijuanaiyana | Use code MJIYANA for 15% off any order (no min.) on SavageCBD.com
February 15, 2021
S2 Ep. 11 Cannabis & Representation ft. Amber @Sheswickedstoned
This week we Sesh and chat with Amber, better known as cannabis content creator @sheswickedstoned! Amber shares how cannabis has helped her personally and how she wants to represent her hometown of Massachusetts. Learn more about Amber on her Instagram @sheswickedstoned and find her cannabis review and content videos on YouTube and The WeedTube. | Thank you to our episode partner StonedGenie.com. Use code MJIYANA to receive 10% off any order.
January 24, 2021
S2 Epi. 10 Cannabis & Giving Back ft. Mahala Herron | Founder of Hala Hemp
On this episode of Wine Weed & Weave I have the pleasure of chatting with Mahala the founder of Hala Hemp. Hala Hemp is a socially and environmentally responsible CBD brand that donates a portion of each sale to The Last Prisoner Project and is also a sustainable hemp and CBD brand. She's also UCLA Alumni with a background in media and radio. Listen to Mahala talk about her journey from working in media to working with marijuana on season 2 episode 10. Find Mahala on Instagram @mahalaherron and her company Hala Hemp @halahemp. | Thank you to our episode sponsor Melanin Hemp Goddess. One stop hemp shop for & by WOC! Use code "MJIYANA" for save money on your first purchase on www.Melaninhempgodess.com
January 10, 2021
S2 Epi. 9 Cannabis & Digital Content Creation ft. Sydney Bowden (@sydneybowdenTV)
This weeks episode guest is creator CEO of digital media company Mother of Green, Sydney Bowden/ @SydneybowdenTV. We sesh and chat about her journey with cannabis, what’s next for her company. and what’s next for legal cannabis in her home state of Michigan. | Thank you Melaninhempgoddess.com for sponsoring another episode! Find them on Instagram @melaninhempgodess and use code MJIYANA for 10% off any order on their website!
December 20, 2020
S2 Epi. 8 Cannabis & Personal Branding ft. Verita (@veritanathalie)
On this week episode of Wine Weed & Weave I have returning guest and friend of the show Verita! Verita is a cannabis industry professional and advocate based on SoCal. She’s a branding and marketing expert that offers coaching to those her want to learn how to brand successful and intentionally. Get a pen and pad and get listen to the branding tools, tips, and knowledge Verita offers in this episode. Find Verita on Instagram @veritanathalie and @nathaliesoirees. You can also become a part of her female entrepreneur Facebook on Facebook.com/groups/AmbitiousRefinement 🥂💨 Thank you to this weeks episode sponsor Melanin Hemp Goddess a black woman owned hemp brand & smoke boutique. Use code “MJIYANA” for 10% off any purchase on www. Melaninhempgoddess.com & follow on Instagram @melaninhempgoddess
December 06, 2020
S2 Epi. 7 Cannabis, Mental Health, & Spirituality ft Shellise Rogers (@sistahrogers)
On this weeks episode I have returning guest Shellise Rogers, co-founder of Synergy Sesh and youth pastor, cannabis advocate/educator, and business coach. Through her work she has found a way to intersect her worlds of both cannabis and religion and spiritually to help other heal and learn how to become “MindfulTokers”. Sistah Rogers is a Faith-Based social enterprise maximizing the impact of cannabis on social, and spiritual consciousness. “I decided to share Spiritual & Alternative Medicinal guidance while intentionally engaging with young-adults, millennials, and inter-faith audiences about civic and social rights” said Shellise. Find Shellise and the Sistah Rogers brand on Instagram & YouTube @sistahrogers and her website www.sistahrogers.com | Thank you to this weeks episode sponsor Melanin Hemp Goddess a black woman owned hemp brand & smoke boutique. Use code “MJIYANA” for 10% off any purchase on www. Melaninhempgoddess.com & follow on Instagram @melaninhempgoddess
November 22, 2020
S2 Epi. 6 Cannabis & Education ft. Tawana Marijuana - @teejohnss
This episode I have guest Jamaican Canadian cannabis educator and content creator Tawana better known as Tawana Marijuana on the show to talk all about the importance of cannabis & education. She gets real about how she’s been perceived in the Canadian cannabis industry, talks about her goals to continue to represents for WOC in the Canada’s cannabis influencers world ,and creating work that intentionally educates. Find her on Instagram @Teejohnss | Thank You to this weeks episode sponsored MOREFYA Herbal. Black woman owned herbal smoke & tea blends. Get 15% off any purchase on MOREFYA.com and learn more about products in Instagram.com/morefyaherbal
November 08, 2020
S2 Epi. 5 Cannabis & Transparency ft. Keithlane @k.cloudsx
On this episode of Wine Weed & Weave I Sesh and chat with cannabis creative and advocate Keithlane better known as @k.cloudsx. We discuss what inspired her to create her cannabis alter ego and platform as well as why she has decided to be open about her cannabis use for her physical and mental health. | The partnership for this episode is for Savage CBD trusted CBD shop since 2016. Save 15% off any item on savagecbd.com with code “MJIYANA”
October 25, 2020
S2 Epi. 4 Cannabis & CBD Wellness ft. @theexecutivesweet CEO Sunni
On season 2 episode 4 of Wine Weed & Weave I char with the creator and owner of CBD skincare company - The Executive Sweet - Sunni! Sunni is a hemp and CBD expert and advocate using her platform and products to change the way everyone looks at CBD. We discuss what it’s like owning a CBD business in 2020 and what she predicts and hopes too see in the next 5 years.
October 11, 2020
S2 Epi. 3 Cannabis & Entrepreneurship with Synergy Sesh Creators Tiyanna Long & Shellise Rogers
Season 2 episode 3 features not one but two amazing women of color in cannabis, TiYanna Long (@tiyannalong) and Shellise Rogers (@sistahrogers) the founders/creators of Synergy Sesh (@synergysesh). Synergy Sesh is an organization dedicated to creating positive social impact and upward mobility and inclusive for cannabis entrepreneurs. During our conversation Tiyanna and Shellise tell the real truth about being a cannabis entrepreneur and how they help POC develop cannabrands. They also discuss what to come to Synergy Sesh next year, including a virtual networking event. Known as “your business aunties” Tiyanna and Shellise spill the tea on what it’s really like building your own in cannabis.
September 27, 2020
S2 Epi. 2 Cannabis & Curating Vibes with @itsLauraOG
This episode of Wine Weed & Weave I had chat with creator of SMKBRK Co. and SMKHAUS Laura (IG: @itslauraog). Laura is also a cannabis content creator , educator, and cultivator with a background is design/art that she applies to everything she does. Listen to Laura’s tips for cannabis growing and how to curate the perfect vibes with the perfect strain from a SMKBRK playlist. Curate our next smoke break vibe. Submit your own #SmkBrkPlaylist: bit.ly/SmkBrkRequest | Thank you to this weeks episode sponsor 93 Wellness a black owned CBD flower brand find them on Instagram @93.wellness
September 13, 2020
S2 Epi. 1 Cannabis & Confidence with Viewnique/@highcommentary
To kick off season two join me and guest Viewnique better known as @highcommentary for a discussion about cannabis & confidence. She has used her voice and platform to advocate for women and cannabis so I talk to her about what inspires this confidence, how cannabis has helped her be transparent, and how she hopes to inspire others as an of Afro-Latino woman of color in the Las Vegas cannabis industry • Black Cannabrand Shoutout Feature: @theexecutivesweet / theexecutivesweet.com
August 31, 2020
Season 2 Re-Introduction Sip & Sesh w/@themarijuanaiyana
Season 2 is almost here so let’s sip & Sesh together real quick sis. Teasers for season 2 and an intro like none other before...
August 28, 2020
Ep 12. Sip & Sesh Season 1 Recap with @Thebudthatwines
We have reached the end of season 1 and what a great season it has been! To end this season I have cannabis blogger, advocate, and Washington cannabis industry professional Dae - @thebudthatwines on to chat about our favorite episodes this season and our thoughts on what’s happening in the current cannabis industry and what we hope to see in the future.
June 30, 2020
Ep. 11 Cannabis & Science with Tammy (@thecannabiscutie)
On this weeks episode i chat with cannabis & science expert Tammy (Instagram:@thecannabiscutie) - she’s a cannabis educator that speaks online and in panels about cannabis facts and science in ways that even the most novice stoners can understand. Tammy talks about her upcoming online cannabis courses and how she decided to lean into teaching people about weed . We also discuss and debunk some common cannabis myths with scientific facts. Black cannabrand of the week: Satan’s Breath CBD Hot Sauce (IG: @satans_breath_cbd)
June 14, 2020
Ep. 10 Cannabis & Self Care with Sydni (@_shadesofsyd)
This weeks episode of Wine Weed & Weave features Sydni Smiley aka @_shadesofsyd a cannabis educator and advocated with a focus on using cannabis for healing and wellness. Sydni talks about how she uses cannabis in her life to help her through physical and mental healing as well as gives tips on how to use cannabis in a self care routine.
May 31, 2020
Epi. 9 Cannabis & Collaboration with Ivanna (@heyimivanna)
On this episode I got to smoke and chat with Ivanna (IG: @heyimivanna) , she’s an writer/producer, comedian, actress, and cannabis industry professional and enthusiast from Dallas now living LA. We discuss her experiences collaborating with women in the cannabis industry and in the media/entertainment industry as well as how she incorporates cannabis into her comedy writing.
May 17, 2020
Epi. 8 Cannabis & Relationships with Shonitria @bluntblowinmama
It’s Mother’s Day and this episode I’m chatting with the one and only Blunt Blowin Mama! Shonatria aka @bluntblowinmama is a mother of two and writer/journalist, podcaster, cannabis advocate and especially advocating to moms that smoke weed. In this episode we discuss how she’s used cannabis throughout her relationship, friendships, and parenting.
May 10, 2020
Epi. 7 Cannabis & Creating Your Own Lane with Nicolle Callier (@terpenetrapqueen)
On this episode I smoke and chat with Nicolle Callier aka @terpenetrapqueen. She’s a cannabis writer and educator based in Seattle. You can find her work in Leafly, Estrohaze, Merry Jane, and Marijuana Ventures Magazine. We discuss her new interview series “Legal Trappin” and Nicolle give pointers on how to pivot skills in the cannabis industry as well as how meeting Nispey Hustle inspired her creating her series.
April 26, 2020
Epi. 6 Cannabis & Consumer Etiquette with Christina Marie (@rosebuds_hi)
It’s the 420 episode of Wine Weed & Weave! I brought back second time guest and listener fave Christina Marie the creator of Rose Buds (a cannabis and mental health discussion platform), dispensary manager, and cannabis content creator. We discuss how dispensaries are changing on the midst of “the Rona” and tips for customers of all levels on how to have the best dispensary experience. We also get into cannabis being an essential business and what it’s REALLY like working as a black woman in a dispensary. Find more of Christina and here work on IG: @rosebuds_hi and YouTube: Rose Buds.
April 18, 2020
Epi. 5 Cannabis & Conscious Consumption with Saskia Dure (@thetokingtalkedu)
This episode I talk to a cannabis life coach and educator that has a masters degree in science and her own podcast & blog where she documents her experiences being a black woman traveling the world on her own and currently living in Spain, Saskia Dure aka “The Toking Talk Educator”. We discuss her work as a cannabis life coach and Saskia gives valuable advice on how to not feel shamed for cannabis use during a crisis while also remaining conscious of the intention behind consumption.
April 11, 2020
Epi. 4 Cannabis & Creativity with Alaina Dorsey (@budbizcreativ)
I talked to Maryland based cannabis content creator, creative strategic, and graphic designer/illustrator Aliana Dorsey (@budbizcreativ) about how to stay creative during quarantine. She discusses tools she uses and recommends to brand yourself advice once make virtual connections with potential customers.
April 05, 2020
Epi 3: Cannabis & Community with Verita (@curves.and.muscles)
In this episode I chat with cannabis advocate/educator, event planner, and marketing coach Verita (@curves.and.muscles) about how she’s creating community for ambitious women of color and LGBTQ women in this industry as well and shares the importance of authentic and intentional branding.
February 18, 2020
Ep. 2 Part 2 Cannabis & Motherhood with Tyler Rae (@tylertherapy)
Episode 2 part two of my conversation with Tyler Rae aka @Tylertherapy - the creator of The Puff Show, OG Cannamom, Bad Motha Puffa, & more. We continue our sesh to discuss her experience and life now as a full time cannabis entrepreneur and how she plans on keeping her canna-biz in the family and what next for Canna-Mom OG empire.
November 11, 2019
Episode 2 Pt. 1: Cannabis & Motherhood with Tyler Rae (@tylertherapy)
During this episode I chat with Tyler Rae aka @Tylertherapy the creator of The Puff Show, OG Cannamom, Bad Motha Puffa, & more. We discuss her experience with cannabis before and after having her son & how she’s using her platform to help other mom’s feel comfortable to talk about cannabis.
October 18, 2019
Episode 1: Cannabis & Mental Health wIth Christina Marie (@rosebuds_hi)
On the official first episode of #WINEWEEDANDWEAVE I invite and chat with Christina Marie the creator/CEO of Rosebuds Hi - "A platform created for black women & POC silently suffering from various mental health conditions.We hope to influence positive change in the cannabis industry". We discuss our own personal mental health journey and how cannabis has been a tool during that journey and much more. Curated By: Iyana Edouard "The Marijuana Iyana"
September 08, 2019
Wine Weed & Weave Introduction with host Iyana (@themarijuanaiyana)
@themarijuanaiyana chats about the concept and what’s coming up on Wine, Weed, & Weave 💨
August 14, 2019