Many people may be steered away from Cannabis by the idea of smoking or of being high. Well, we’re here to tell you that you don’t need to smoke or feel high to enjoy the wonderful health benefits that Cannabis has to offer. For new cannabis users there’s more...
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How to make cannabis butter, sugar, tinctures, and everything in between. The cannabis infused ingredients that you will need in almost any main dish, desert or drink.
If you’ve ever made cannabutter, chances are you’ve pondered this question. Once you strain the weed through a mesh strainer or cheesecloth to separate the cannabutter from the marijuana, what do you do with the leftover “pulp”? While you’ve strained quite a bit of the THC out of the...
Cooking with cannabis is full of possibilities. As you probably know, the most common way to cook with cannabis is by using oil or butter previously infused with dried buds. Edibles are a classic staple in the world of cannabis. A necessity among those who require smokeless options for...
Growing your own cannabis at home is one of the most rewarding activities you can do. It’s also more economical to grow your own weed, plus you have full control of all the aspects of growing. But after harvesting, you find yourself with excess trim. Most times these end...
For medical cannabis patients who deal with a lot of pain, a really strong edible is often the only thing that will provide relief. A really strong edible often requires cannabutter, and a strong cannabutter at that. Not all edible recipes call for butter, as some call for raw...
Our ancient ancestors had a far more intimate relationship with food as medicine than most of us do today. Many plants familiar to us—basil, cinnamon, cumin, fennel, mint, oregano, thyme, and cannabis—were intertwined in both kitchen and apothecary throughout history. Our earliest written references to cannabis appear around the...
Eating cannabis is a tradition as old as time, and the history of how these functional foods evolved and changed is fascinating. Cannabis-infused brownies are the classic edible. But who invented the weed brownie? When it comes to edibles, there’s nothing more iconic than the weed brownie. In today’s...
The average pot enthusiast is more likely to dump an ounce of mids into some brownie batter than whip up something digestible if left to his own devices in an amateur cannabis kitchen. That’s not the way it works. Decarboxylation If you’re going to put the actual ground-up bud...
Everybody loves pizza. For the cannabis connoisseurs, this recipe is much more than a tasty slice of cheese and pepperoni. This “potza sauce” is one of the tastiest ways to medicate. Ingredients: 1 can tomato paste (6 oz) 1 cup water 1/2 cup CannaOil 2 cloves garlic, minced 1/2...
If you haven’t yet discovered the wonder that is cannabis-infused eating, I’m excited for you because you’re in for an adventure. Olive oil is notoriously healthy and incredibly flavorful. It saturates the cells as it carries the cannabinoids across the skin or stomach lining… 1 large Mason jar 1 large pot...
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It comes as no shock to anyone who knows cannabis that it’s something of a miracle herb.But as we bring this plant out of the dark and into the light, it continues to blow our minds – just how great the benefits of marijuana actually are! We are talking about benefits to public health, to the economy, and to each and […] [...]
Every marijuana enthusiast knows all they could possibly know about their favorite strain of plant—its color, flavor and high. But what about the seeds? Here are some very interesting facts about cannabis seeds that you should know. 1. Humans and cannabis seeds have a long history together. The oldest known cannabis seeds are 2,700 years old. They were found in a […] [...]
If you are going to smoke, you ought to extract every drop of intoxicant from the magic marijuana. Science might be a bit behind in studying the ways to get a better high, but stoners around the world have shared their tips with each other since the first puff and pass. If you think we’ve missed a trick, let us […] [...]
The cannabis plant is one of the most versatile materials that can be found on planet Earth. Aside from what people typically associate with it, cannabis also has myriad other practical and economical uses. Now that the stigma surrounding marijuana and hemp is subsiding to some degree, scientists, engineers, and entrepreneurs are finally getting the chance to put the plant […] [...]
Getting too high and spun out. Symptoms involve paranoia, confusion, loss of coordination, and even feelings of dread. Sometimes users don’t anticipate the potency of edibles, concentrates, or even just straight up bud. With some boutique strains containing more than 25 percent THC and professional breeders and cultivators continually pushing the envelope on cannabis strength, many regular consumers of marijuana will eventually find themselves too […] [...]
Edibles have a very different effect than smoked cannabinoids. The effects do not kick in as quickly but they are far more intense. They also last longer. Users report the feeling of a “body” high. That said, when cooking in your own kitchen, you can impact the kind of weed you use. The thing about cannabutter is you need a […] [...]
Growing cannabis indoors is convenient and effective. It allows for a degree of intervention and control that is hard to reach outdoors. If you are looking for some strains to try out indoors, we have a list of some favourites for you. Growing cannabis indoors is a great way to keep ultimate control over your crop. Everything can be micro-managed, […] [...]
Cannabis is a very successful plant, that has managed to spread throughout the world; to every corner of the globe. One of the reasons cannabis has been such a successful plant is because of its relationship with people, and the wide range of uses it has to them. For centuries, people have travelled far and wide, and have deposited various […] [...]
Autoflowering strains are a great option for beginner growers or those who want their plants to flower and be ready to harvest as soon as possible. Maybe you’ve written off auto-flowering seeds because you’ve heard that their yields are low, their phenotypes erratic and their highs less potent than those of their light-dependent sisters. Perhaps that was once true, but […] [...]
Cannabis growers who grow marijuana seeds in cold weather can not achieve good results with regular outdoor seeds. Many growers have to contend with temperate climates, where heavy rain, strong winds, and cooler temperatures are common. Fortunately, there are cannabis strains that can be grown in such conditions. The most important thing to consider in cold crops is to select […] [...]
Growing cannabis is more challenging than other plants. Before you start growing there are some things you should probably know. First of all, you should only be growing cannabis if you live in a state or country where cannabis is legal. The penalties for getting caught vary in a lot of areas, but obviously they aren’t fun. Anyone who has been […] [...]
Nowadays, when there are more strains available than the average grower can keep up with, it can be hard making a choice on what to add to your garden. It is no longer like back in the day when your mate would give you a handful of mystery seeds and wish you luck. The vast quantity of strains on the […] [...]
The vast majority of growers are looking for unpollinated female marijuana plants as these produce the most potent smokable buds. Marijuana sexing early and correctly helps you to remove any male plants that have the potential to pollinate and destroy your marijuana crop. In this section you will learn everything you need to know about marijuana sexing, particularly when and […] [...]
Sometimes you’ll run into a situation where the buds of one or more of your cannabis plants don’t appear to be maturing as fast as expected, even after you’ve been in the flowering stage as long as the breeder has estimated. Why isn’t your plant ready to harvest yet and what can you do about it? Faster is not always better, but there […] [...]
Learning how to germinate cannabis seeds is essential to all future growing success. Properly popping beans puts you on the road to healthy plants and heavy harvests. But there are a few things to consider in order to master how to germinate cannabis seeds the right way. Step 1: Choosing Seeds First, you must decide on what seeds to grow […] [...]
We’ve heard of the benefits of micro-dosing, but new research suggests even better findings. A daily dose of THC can make your brain younger. It’s fair to say that U.S. culture obsesses over youthfulness. But it’s certainly not the only one. Dreams of immortality and everlasting youth have been a part of the popular imagination for millennia, and the quest […] [...]
The myth that prescription drugs are safer than marijuana is completely false. Both marijuana and prescription painkillers have potential psychoactive side effects, but the long-term effects of marijuana use appear to be far safer and not at all life-threatening. One study indicates that patients addicted to opiates could experience decreased brain function. Some forms of marijuana, such as cannabidiol (CBD), appear […] [...]
More and more health physicians are advocating the use of medical marijuana. And dietician and TV celeb chefs have been raving about juicing for ages. Juicing raw fruits and vegetables are a great way to get your daily dose of vitamins and minerals. More and more health physicians are advocating the use of medical marijuana. And dietician and TV celeb […] [...]
Cannabis tinctures are made by soaking cannabis flowers in alcohol and letting the cannabis and alcohol infuse. Leaf trim, hash and kief can also be used instead of flowers.Alcohol is used to extract the terpenes and cannabinoids from the cannabis, leaving behind a liquid that contains a high concentration of active compounds. Alcohol also preserves the compounds, which is important […] [...]
What happens when you smoke tobacco with weed? Quite a lot, actually. Mixing weed and tobacco creates a unique smoking experience. Some people love it, and some people would rather just smoke pure cannabis flower. Here’s a breakdown of what you can expect when you mix weed and tobacco together. What is a spliff? The term “spliff” means different things […] [...]
Just like nothing’s better than a cold glass of lemonade on a hot Summer day, nothing beats a few hits of Special Lime Haze to get you rolling. The Special Lime Haze cannabis strain is a tastier, healthier alternative to drinking crazy amounts of coffee or caffeine, without the eventual crash and burn. It’s no small wonder Special Lime Haze […] [...]
THC 20% CBD 0.1% Does your brain need an extra boost in the morning? The Hawaiian marijuana strain is an invigorating sativa hybrid with a friendly attitude.Looking for a cheerful flower to help you start your day? The Hawaiian marijuana strain is a delightful sativa hybrid with some long-held island roots. Featuring a tropical aroma and a friendly attitude, this […] [...]
THC 22% CBD 0.1% The White Gold marijuana strain is one impressive flower. Featuring huge buds and an upbeat, social high, save this indica for a relaxed social engagement. High-yielding and sociable, this relaxing flower is worth every penny. The White Gold strain is an indica-dominant hybrid that offers consumers a relaxed body sensation and a cheerful, engaging mood. An […] [...]
THC 15% CBD 1% The Jamaican marijuana strain is a 100% pure sativa strain with an energetic personality. Many find that this plant offers creative inspiration. Get ready for a swift and upbeat mental kick. The Jamaican marijuana strain is a landrace sativa flower that can pack a punch. With a strong pungent aroma and a zippy personality, many find […] [...]
THC 16% CBD 0.1% With a sweet lavender aroma and a laidback high, it’s difficult not to love Ambrosia. Great for a solo sesh, this flower is a thoughtful daytime bud. Curious about cannabis aromatherapy? The Ambrosia marijuana strain smells as relaxing as it hits. A thoughtful hybrid, this plant is known to enhance focus and allows for mellow introspection. […] [...]
Once upon a time, cannabis typically weighed in with a THC content of about 10-12 percent. Now, designer strains regularly top 20 percent, with some reaching as high as 28-30 percent THC. The evolution of marijuana over the past few decades is undeniable. Today, there are more super-strains available for medical and recreational consumers than ever before. So how did […] [...]
The spread of cannabis legalization in the U.S. has created a boom for the edible marijuana business and dispensaries all over the country are selling wildly creative new edible choices. While the process of making cannabis infused edibles may seem daunting to beginners, it’s really not that difficult. This list will help you avoid some of the most common cooking […] [...]
Sativa vs. Indica: What Creates the Difference? There’s widespread consumer consensus around the idea that sativa strains tend to be uplifting while indicas are more often sedating. This effect-based classification has been challenged by taxonomists andscientists alike, but still, many feel that there’s a stark difference between the two that can’t be brushed off as psychosomatic. What then drives the […] [...]
If you have a vaporizer, you are probably a health-conscious stoner who wants the best, cleanest smoking experience possible. What many people may not know, however, is not only are you being health-conscious, you are also being thrifty and environmentally conscious. This is because vaporizers are incredibly efficient at extracting THC from your prized plants. It simply doesn’t create waste […] [...]
The great Snoop Dogg once said to smoke weed every day. But won’t that make you lazy? The truth is hell to the no. As it turns out, you can smoke pot seven days a week and still get shit done. Of course, blazing 24 hours a day will probably have you couch locked. But there’s plenty you can do […] [...]