Highly Intimate Podcast - Episode 7 - Virginia Vidal
Welcome to the Highly Intimate Podcast hosted by Jacqui Childs, the best selling author and award-winning social media influencer.
Highly Intimate is a show about women and wellness. Each week our host Jacqui Childs sits down with old friends and new, to celebrate women, wellness and their individual inspiring journey's. Jacqui's guests may be from all walks of life, but their paths have all lead them to each other. They share hopes, dreams and challenges. "#HighlyIntimate there's room for us all"
Today we are honored to have with us Virginia Vidal. Virginia is the CEO of Mary's Wellness as well as an Activist, public speaker and a symbol for mothers, women and entrepreneurs. She is the friendly face at every Cannabis event, she is the personality people gather around just to feel the energy she brings to the room. A marketing Guru and webmaster early on, she was taken back by the responsibility of caring for triplets and her aging grandmother.
Discovering the benefits of medical cannabis more than a decade ago, and used it to help bring her triplet pregnancy full term followed by 6 surgeries in 3 years after the birth of her triplets. Facing an arrest and criminal charges in 2010 V. Vidal was charged for using cannabis to relieve her symptoms. As a mother of six concerned about the pungent odour of cannabis smoke, she found her own way to medicate inconspicuously and turned that into one of Canada’s fastest growing edibles companies. Vidal launched Marys Wellness Cannabis infused Beverages – a healthy, tasty, infused line of products available across Canada.