2023-06-02

Weed Stigmas: A History

All of the stigmas surrounding weed have been prevalent for decades. We are all aware of the "talk" surrounding cannabis and how we are perceived if we smoke weed. However despite increasing legalization and mainstream acceptance, negative perceptions of the plant persist. The origins of these stigmas can be traced back to a variety of factors. One of the most...

Cancer and Cannabis

When I was fourteen years old I lost my grandfather to pancreatic cancer. It was one of the most confusing experiences I have ever lived through: watching someone I love dearly become smaller, quieter, and ultimately fade away because of an illness. He was a man with simple taste, he loved to cook, watch Formula One, and cuddle with his...

The Father of Cannabis Dies at 92

Raphael Mechoulam was an Israeli organic chemist who is often referred to as the "father of cannabis research" due to his groundbreaking work in isolating and synthesizing the active compound in cannabis, tetrahydrocannabinol (THC). On March 9th  2023,  Raphael Mechoulam passed away at the age of 92.  Mechoulam's journey into cannabis research began in the 1960s when he received a...

Sad & Stoned: A Playlist

Let's aim for acute transparency here: we have all experienced a high that made us unnecessarily upset, emotional, or even hysterical. I've discovered recently that if I have feelings or thoughts buried deep inside, cannabis will certainly bring them to light. I've noticed primarily that this happens when I ingest any form of Sativa, whether I'm alone or with my...

Munchie Snack Guide

Coming from experience I can safely say that having snacks before during and a after a smoke session is crucial to the entire experience. Here are some of the best snacks to eat while high: Popcorn - Popcorn is a classic snack that is perfect for when you’re high. Either pre-popped like Skinny Pop Chips and Dip - Chips and...