Choosing the Right Cannabis Smoking Accessory

Glass blowers and designers are so creative these days. Sometimes, too creative. There are a few elements to choosing the right smoking accessory (pipe, bowl, whatever you want to call it), that you should take into consideration. Going by look alone might leave you disappointed. Weight How heavy is the piece? If you have hand…

Keeping Cannabis Flower Fresh

Cannabis dries out over time, that’s no secret. Sometimes it’s already a little dry when it gets to the dispensary from over-curing or over-drying with the cultivators. Sometimes there is a delay in patients receiving a batch of flower because a cultivator or dispensary will have the flower voluntarily tested at a lab. Regardless of…

What Can You Do With ABV Flower?

ABV flower is already-been-vaped flower. It is dry flower that you’ve used in a dry herb vaporizer. You probably think that once you’ve used it, you discard it. Not so fast – there are uses for the ABV flower since not all of the cannabinoids have been exhausted. Here are a few things you can…

The Best Cannabis Strains for Thanksgiving

It’s not always about choosing a sativa, indica or hybrid strain of cannabis to get through a stressful, tiring Thanksgiving celebration. It’s more about the combination of cannabinoids and terpenes. Of course, you should keep in mind that cannabis strains may react differently in your body than a description suggests. If you just need a…

Keeping Calm with Cannabis During the Holidays

Not everyone looks forward to the holidays. For some, it’s a sad reminder of loved ones lost. For others, it’s a stressful time that triggers anxiety, PTSD and depression. There are many, though, that absolutely love the holidays. When you struggle to get through them, a little cannabis might help. When to Medicate When is…

What is Cannabinoid Hyperemesis Syndrome?

You’ve probably seen stories circulating from the media about severe vomiting illnesses from heavy cannabis use. Yes, this is a real thing. It’s called cannabinoid hyperemesis syndrome or CHS. Some explain the symptoms as “skirting death”, “like the flu but worse” and “the worst case of food poisoning ever”. These are accurate descriptions. What Causes…

Have you Tried Microdosing?

Microdosing is a method of using cannabis in small increments multiple times a day. For some, it works and helps them maintain their cannabis budgets. For others, since effects aren’t felt strong – they don’t see the point. There are several advantages to microdosing. Why Microdose? For those that use cannabis medicinally and do not…

What is CBG?

You’ve read about CBD but there’s another cannabinoid that’s quickly gaining attention – CBG. Cannabigerol (CBG) is a non-intoxicating cannabinoid that is found in cannabis and hemp. Its concentration is low in most cannabis strains, but CBG dominant hemp flower is making its way to the hemp market. What does CBG do? CBG works with…

What to Look for When Buying CBD

The CBD industry isn’t regulated federally. Some states do have laws in place regarding products of the hemp plant, but for the most part, it’s a buyer beware type of situation. Arizona doesn’t require testing yet, so unless a brand is actually providing purity and potency test results; you really have no idea what you’re…

What’s the Right Cannabis Delivery Method for You?

Aside from learning what strains, cannabinoids and terpenes your body needs – you also need to determine which consumption method (also called a delivery method) suits you best. Flower is the ideal way to use cannabis in its most natural, unadulterated form. Vaping, edibles or tinctures might be better for your needs. The delivery methods…