Posts By: Rae Lland

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Brief Bio:

Rae Lland is the managing editor of Weedist and The Leaf Online and is an avid writer based in the tri-state area. Her writings have been published in numerous online publications as well as Cannabis Now magazine. She covers a wide variety of topics related to cannabis reform, medical marijuana, feminism, gender equality, equal rights, environmental issues, yoga, meditation and more.

June 22, 2015
06/22/2015
Meditate While You Medicate: Mindful Walking

Meditate While You Medicate: Mindful Walking

Meditation is an essential component for peace of mind and a healthy lifestyle. It facilitates healing and gives one a chance to see clearly. This series, Meditate...
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June 15, 2015
06/15/2015
Cannabis Carnival II Benefit Concert: A Night of Incredible Music

Cannabis Carnival II Benefit Concert: A Night of Incredible Music

The June 30th benefit concert will feature headliners Medeski, Martin & Wood, as well as Everyone Orchestra, Quixotic and Rob Garza from Thievery Corporation.
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June 8, 2015
06/08/2015
Meditate While You Medicate: Yantra Gazing

Meditate While You Medicate: Yantra Gazing

Meditation is an essential component for peace of mind and a healthy lifestyle. A yantra is a geometric pattern, such as a mandala, which may be used...
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June 4, 2015
06/04/2015
Product Review: Pax 2 Vaporizer

Product Review: Pax 2 Vaporizer

The Pax 2 vaporizer is a streamlined and elegant device that does not deviate from its predecessor’s good looks, charm and efficiency.
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April 28, 2015
04/28/2015
Cop Sexually Assaults Teen Caught With Weed, Avoids Felony Charge and Keeps Law Enforcement Certificate

Cop Sexually Assaults Teen Caught With Weed, Avoids Felony Charge and Keeps Law Enforcement Certificate

Nebraskan law enforcement officer, Cory Cooper, discovered a small amount of cannabis during a traffic stop, and proceeded to use it to extort a teenager into performing...
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April 9, 2015
04/09/2015
Great Music While High: The Wood Brothers

Great Music While High: The Wood Brothers

The Wood Brothers are a compelling musical act with a distinctly blues, Americana and Southern vibe to their sound. They are uplifting, funky, and at times a...
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April 8, 2015
04/08/2015
Why Smoking Is Addictive and What It Can Teach You About Meditation

Why Smoking Is Addictive and What It Can Teach You About Meditation

While habitual energy is tough to break, there are other reasons we long for the act of smoking regardless of the substance, and it has to do...
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March 30, 2015
03/30/2015
Racism Persists Even With Changing Attitudes About Cannabis

Racism Persists Even With Changing Attitudes About Cannabis

A shocking example of this comes in form of the arrest and subsequent abuse of business woman Kam Brock — a black woman who was pulled over...
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March 25, 2015
03/25/2015
Meditate While You Medicate: The Sacred OM

Meditate While You Medicate: The Sacred OM

Mantra are meditations of vibration and sound. One of these mantras is the sacred OM. Follow this simple exercise to embrace the restorative vibrations of the OM...
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February 23, 2015
02/23/2015
Adam Scott’s New Cannabis-Themed Sitcom ‘Buds’ Will Bring Weed Culture to Network TV

Adam Scott’s New Cannabis-Themed Sitcom ‘Buds’ Will Bring Weed Culture to Network TV

Adam Scott is teaming up with producer Naomi Scott, and one of Parks and Rec’s writers to create a new cannabis themed sitcom called ‘Buds’ that will...
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February 9, 2015
02/09/2015
Billboards Touting the Dangers of Cannabis Pop Up in New Jersey

Billboards Touting the Dangers of Cannabis Pop Up in New Jersey

A New Jersey anti-cannabis campaign aims to convince people that marijuana is a dangerous substance akin to underage drinking and prescription drug abuse.
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December 9, 2014
12/09/2014
Interview: Tommy Chong on Dancing With the Stars, Smoke Swipe and More

Interview: Tommy Chong on Dancing With the Stars, Smoke Swipe and More

Tommy Chong recently had a go on Dancing With the Stars, and got to show off his dance moves. I had the pleasure of speaking with him...
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November 12, 2014
11/12/2014
DIY: Create Your Own Cannabis Lube

DIY: Create Your Own Cannabis Lube

If you’re feeling crafty and are looking for a DIY cannabis lube recipe, you’ve come to the right place. We’ve designed a cannabis infused coconut oil lubrication...
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November 10, 2014
11/10/2014
Naked and Covered in Cannabinoids

Naked and Covered in Cannabinoids

After waking up with a terrible migraine, I decided an emergency massage was in order. Not just any massage though, one that combined the healing effects of...
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September 29, 2014
09/29/2014
Maureen Dowd Meets Willie Nelson, Her Marijuana “Miyagi”

Maureen Dowd Meets Willie Nelson, Her Marijuana “Miyagi”

I was mildly amused to see that Dowd had a chance to redeem herself, when none other than the “patron saint” of pot himself, Willie Nelson, invited...
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August 18, 2014
08/18/2014
Meditate While You Medicate: Gratitude

Meditate While You Medicate: Gratitude

Meditation is an essential component for peace of mind and a healthy lifestyle. It facilitates healing and gives us a chance to see clearly. This series, Meditate...
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August 4, 2014
08/04/2014
Lockn’ Festival: Choose Your Location Wisely, Keep Us Safe

Lockn’ Festival: Choose Your Location Wisely, Keep Us Safe

When it comes to throwing huge festivals which feature well known classic stoner favorites such as Furthur and more, we’d hope that festival organizers would keep the...
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July 29, 2014
07/29/2014
Four Strains for the Grateful Dead Fan

Four Strains for the Grateful Dead Fan

The Grateful Dead and cannabis have a long history together, so it’s no surprise that there are a handful of great strains named after the legendary cultural...
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July 28, 2014
07/28/2014
Meditate While You Medicate: Deep Breathing

Meditate While You Medicate: Deep Breathing

Deep breathing is an essential part of any meditation. ollow this simple exercise to bring yourself back to center and release any negative emotions which may be...
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July 28, 2014
07/28/2014
Great Music While High: Esperanza Spalding

Great Music While High: Esperanza Spalding

Every now and then you come across a musician so powerful and dynamic that you can just sense that what you’re listening to is truly unique and...
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