What to Get your CannaFriends for Christmas

What’s the best gift for your cannabis-using friends for Christmas? You might automatically think to head to the dispensary and use some of your allotment to get them some flower, edibles or vape. But, not everyone has extra on their allotment to do that – and sometimes it might get you in trouble (like if…

Is Pre-Ordering the Way to Go When you Need Cannabis?

Most dispensaries in Arizona offer pre-order service. Is this the way to go? Sure, if you don’t need or want to see what you’re buying beforehand. While labels should include a package date, not all do. So, you might not know how long your chosen product has been in its package. Advantages of Shopping On-Site…

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…

This Week in Arizona Cannabis News (11/22/2019)

This past week, a federal bill to legalize cannabis nationwide has just past the house panel. A first in the history of the congressional committee. And though this is definitely news to take a toke to, the bill has a long way to go before the entire country can take that legal toke. So, in…

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…

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…