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Lives Changed

Serly De La Rosa and daughter Kristel on her breast cancer diagnosis and using Papa & Barkley Releaf Balm to help relieve the painful side effects of chemotherapy treatment. Watch their conversation about the diagnosis to finding pain relief and how their lives were changed by Papa & Barkley’s Releaf Balm.


Farm Videos

Here at Papa & Barkley, we’re on a mission to unlock the power of the cannabis plant to improve people’s lives. Our team is dedicated to reducing our impact on the environment, and we do so by partnering with like-minded farmers who prioritize sustainable and ethical farming practices. We adamantly believe that the most beautiful […]


Origin Story

Papa & Barkley was inspired by an experience I had with my Dad and my gentle red- nosed pitbull Barkley. My father became bedridden with debilitating back pain. Because nothing else worked, I researched cannabis pain balms online and used a borrowed crockpot to make what became our very first balm. When I applied it […]


Brand stories: Bloom and clean extraction

In light of all the questions surrounding the safety of vapes, Flowertown sat down with Gene Galyuk, Co-Founder of Bloom, to walk us through exactly how they create the safe, lab-tested cannabis oil.


Cannabis midterm election guide

While the midterms will determine whether our country rides a red or blue wave for a few years, four states hinge their hopes on a green one this November.


How to talk to your teens about legalized cannabis

We’ve all had “the talk” before, but now that we’re in a more educated and enlightened environment, how has it changed? Learn more about the best ways to talk to your teen about cannabis.


You’re allowed to talk about cannabis now

While some states may have accepted (and even leaned into) cannabis use, some stigma still remains. Learn how to open up and talk about using cannabis with your peers and loved ones.


Low & Slow: The importance of learning your dosage

I’m sure you’ve heard it thousands of times as the best advice for new users, but what does it actually mean? We explain some clear-cut ways to actually take it low and slow while you enjoy cannabis.


How you can help destigmatize cannabis

Cannabis Prohibition may be on a state-by-state decline but some stigma still remains. Take a look at some ways you can destigmatize the miracle plant.


Responsible use isn’t an option, it’s a must

With recreational use now legal in a handful of states, it’s a new era for who uses cannabis and when/how they choose to do so. But how does this apply to parents? Find out here.


Is cannabis the next big thing for baby boomers?

Could cannabis be the new wonder drug for babyboomers?