How the term "recreational" is often misused in cannabis conversation

How the term "recreational" is often misused in cannabis conversation

Recreation is usually used to emphasize an act of leisure, relaxation, fun, enjoyment, entertainment, amusement. But are these not all things that in some way contribute to good health? When we think about the diseases that invade the body, we have to understand the root cause of those diseases: which is the physical equivalent of some spiritual, emotional or mental imbalance that influences the body. Cannabis is a wellness tool, a healing herb, that extends beyond the self-depreciating labels that limit us to our productivity and dismisses everything outside of that as “recreational” considering the most widely accepted understanding of the term. I invite you to dive deeper to harness your creativity, ability to outgrow old ways of thinking and being to be renewed, to redefine cannabis on your terms and be present and intentional in creating your relationship to cannabis, whether for it medicinal properties or creative expression.

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Herb on the Side of Caution: The Safest Way to Travel with Cannabis

Herb on the Side of Caution: The Safest Way to Travel with Cannabis

Like many parts of the US, cannabis is criminalized and carries ridiculous penalties for possession. I’m by no means encouraging people to risk traveling with cannabis. But I will speak on my experiences. I’d like to preface this by saying it’s important to do your own research and make the best and most safe decision for you!

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Girls just want to have bud: An infused guide to Galentine's Day

Girls just want to have bud: An infused guide to Galentine's Day

Cannabis is often best served is in a social setting. You naturally become more talkative, everything is in the spirit of fun and lightheartedness, all because your senses are heightened. That’s usually everyone’s first experience using cannabis, with a friend skipping class, at a party or kick back with your squad. But we’re grown a** women now. Here’s how infused guide to enjoying cannabis with a splash of Sunday fun day.

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Could Cannabis Be Your Gateway to Full-Spectrum Plant Medicine?

Cannabis is an extension of the plant queendom. That includes herbs, fruits, vegetables and every other living thing you put in your body that comes from what we like to call Mother Nature. An elevated mood, lower stress levels, mental agility and better overall health are all things that can be attributed to using cannabis as a wellness tool. Plants are living, breathing organisms with thousands and thousands of years of information to share. When our bodies break down foods or adaptogens, nontoxic substances, especially a plant extract that is held to increase the body's ability to resist the damaging effects of stress and promote homeostasis (i.e. cannabis), for nutrients, they are able to provide healing and promote wellbeing to our mental facilities, physical and emotional bodies.

Cannabis, like all other plants, is very complex but somehow manages to navigate the human body as an ally against sickness, disease and illness. Across many cultures and traditions, cannabis has been used for its medicinal and healing properties as an ancient medicine. Before there was modern medicine, people relied on herbal remedies.

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