Tips for the Thrifty Weed Smoker

  Lots of people, millennials in particular, know the pain of living paycheck to paycheck. You’re forced to take stock of what you have and what you need to spend money on, and if you use cannabis, you have to consider the sometimes high (no pun intended) cost. Here are my best tips for getting…

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Patenting pot: How patent law could affect the cannabis industry

Patents are the legal equivalent of calling “dibs” on an idea or product and can be used as legal safeguards against competitors. In a fast-growing industry like cannabis, new businesses may look into ways to safeguard their enterprises. According to Forbes, the US Patent Office has received almost 1,500 cannabis patent applications since 1942, with…

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Increasing Flexibility with Cannabis

Whether you’re an athlete, recovering from an injury, or simply looking to really lean into your yoga poses, adding a little bit of cannabis might be a welcome addition to your fitness routine. Having a wide range of motion is critically important to developing healthy muscle tone and preventing early degeneration of joints. If you’re…

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Is Cannabis Paleo?

Last year, my husband and I found ourselves reeling from a holiday season’s worth of indulgence. After too many rounds of boozy cocktails, airport meals, and more holiday cookies than I care to admit, we decided to hit the nutritional reset button by starting a month’s worth of veggie, fat, and protein-rich meals. The caveat?…

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Why Dreams Are More Intense After A Break From Cannabis

I’ve been a regular cannabis user for years, but recently I decided to take a break from my nearly daily consumption for a plethora of reasons including cost and tolerance. My recent hiatus from high-concentration THC cartridges had an unintended consequence: I experienced insanely vivid and convoluted dreams verging on nightmares. I’ve never really had…

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Will Cannabis Stocks Have You Seeing Green?

With attention-grabbing headlines about how Canada “nearly ran out of weed” after legalizing recreational marijuana, weed stocks seem to be a smart investment choice. Since demand is high right now and many new marijuana-related companies are going public, this market has opened up a potential new area for investment and growth.

According to a report by Arcview Market Research and BDS Analytics, cannabis is a $57 billion dollar industry worldwide. Yahoo! Finance projects that by 2022, the legal cannabis revenue in the U.S. will hit $23.4 billion.

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How To Choose Your First Strain

There are hundreds, if not thousands, of strains of cannabis to choose from. So, how is anyone supposed to pick their very first strain; especially if they’ve never consumed cannabis in their life before? Ultimately, as people continue to consume and experiment with different strains, they develop their own preference. However, I think it’s less…

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