Why Today’s Sungrown Cannabis is Better Than Ever

With the prevalence of indoor mega-grows and decades of perceived preference for indoor cannabis, it’s easy to forget that plants are most at home outdoors, under the sun and moon, swaying in the breeze, rooted in the soil of Mother Earth.    Once upon a time, just about any American-grown cannabis was indoor. But that’s […]

There’s More to a High than THC

Do you know what’s really getting you high? You can rest assured it’s a lot more than just THC content. THC may draw an outline, but it doesn’t paint the whole picture. Discerning chronnoisseurs already know – THC is just one color in a rainbow of factors at play.  Choosing a strain based solely on […]

High on Pride: How the LGBTQ Community Legalized Cannabis For All

As we celebrate Pride month, it is only fitting to take note of the fact that legal cannabis wouldn’t be here if not for the contributions and sacrifices made by the LGBTQ community. Legal cannabis did not come to us from wealthy stakeholders, compassionate legislators, or even grassroots cannabis activists acting on their own. Cannabis […]

So You Wanna Grow Your First Cannabis Plant…

If you’ve been thinking about trying your hand at growing your own, fortunately, cannabis is one of the easiest plants to grow. It’s not as easy as just going to a dispensary and buying some, and some strains can be surprisingly finicky, but all this super adaptable plant really needs is a lot of sunshine, […]

The Truth About Terpenes

Fruity. Skunky. Diesel. Pine. The presence of terpenes in cannabis is easily recognizable because they create the flavors and smells that distinguish one strain from another. But what are terpenes, exactly, and how do they affect the high?  Terpenes are found throughout the plant kingdom. From lavender and eucalyptus to citrus and hops, if it […]

Can Cannabis Give Women Better Orgasms?

Many studies have shown that people who indulge in cannabis more than once a week also engage in sex more frequently than those who don’t partake at all, and even those who partake only occasionally. But can cannabis actually enhance your ability to achieve orgasm? To the 10-40 per cent of women who report difficulty […]

Did Jesus Heal With Cannabis Oil?

Jesus used cannabis

No wonder they thought it was miraculous – the healing oil Jesus and his disciples anointed the sick with very likely contained high concentrations of cannabis.  According to Chris Bennett, author and researcher of the intersection of cannabis and religion, Jesus used a mixture containing “kaneh-bosem” – which in the last few decades has been […]

Evolution of Cannabis Through the Decades

80s Skate Culture

1960s The 60s were a tumultuous ride. Revolution was in the air, the Civil Rights movement reached its apex, and hippies were protesting the Vietnam War by sticking flowers down rifle barrels. Hippies were inspired by the literary and cultural beatnik movement of underground, non- conformist youth popularized by Jack Kerouac. And beatniks were characterized […]