Who is "MaryJade"?
In 2017, I received my New Jersey Medical Marijuana card and my life changed for the better. Now I live my life as a fibromyalgia fighter and not a victim. If you aren't aware, Fibromyalgia is a condition that displays as musculoskeletal pain accompanied by extreme fatigue, mood, and cognitive issues. I would endure long periods of solitude because it seemed the pain was never ending. The fatigue would not allow me to walk nor hold even a glass of water. Now I enjoy regular hikes and even decided to use my collective knowledge to help others.
The name RXMaryJade was born from the love of both of my Grandmothers, both named "Mary". Each Mary taught me valuable life lessons. On my mothers side I was taught how through random acts of kindness and mindfulness one person can better the lives of many. From my father's mother, I saw the value in opening your home to people from all walks of life and making sure they never go hungry and without a place to rest their head.
With these two strong female influences, I knew I was bound on the path of the caregiver. However not only do I help others heal in my travels, I teach them the valuable skills that they can use to heal themselves. I like to think of myself as a Modern American Shaman, a realistic holistic, if you will.
What does RXmaryJade do?
I provide access to holistic resources for the modern woman/man to live a complete and fulfilling life.
My goal is to empower the cannabis community particularly BIPOC, women, and underserved/underrepresented. My educational experiences spread knowledge to patients as well as nurture and cultivate entrepreneurial environments for those to support themselves. I have a strong focus on mental health awareness, plant medicine for pain management as well as community building experiences.