420-Friendly Beach Vacations Around The World

Picture this. You’re sprawled on a lounge, and there’s a soft breeze blowing over your skin. The sun is warm, triggering the scent of sweet exotic flowers. Everything is perfect, except…well, you’re not allowed to partake of the yummiest plant of them all, Mary Jane. You’re in Indonesia, and if you’re caught with anything even remotely resembling illicit “narcotics,” you’ll possibly be sentenced to death. At least that’s what the sign at Denpasar Airport in Bali says. Yikes. Wouldn’t it be amazing to have all that sun, relaxation, and delicious-smelling breeze plus a little legal herb? We’ve put some thought into where you can have it all and…

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What Is Driving The Increasing Popularity of CBD

The amount of research about the many compounds found within the cannabis plant is expanding daily. The one cannabinoid that is gaining the most mainstream examination and exposure is cannabidiol. Cannabidiol, or CBD, is one of the most commonly occurring compounds found within the cannabis plant. CBD popularity has grown due in large part to scientific research providing evidence that the compound has a number of medicinal uses and relatively few negative side effects. Why Is CBD Becoming So Popular? There are a number of factors that are contributing to the skyrocketing popularity of CBD. Scientific studies providing evidence for the efficacy of the compound have been largely…

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Hemp 101: A Complete Lesson on Hemp

The myths and misinformation about cannabis, put it’s helpful cousin in a peculiar spot. Hemp use is intertwined in the fabric of human history. Until the the classification of cannabis as an illegal drug, hemp was poised to be a billion dollar industry. Hemp can help save farms, reduce our foot print and make us all healthier. So, why aren’t we using it more? Today, is a lesson in hemp 101. We’re going to look at what hemp is, all the benefits different hemp products have to offer, and we can use hemp. Table of Contents Quick Navigation What is Hemp? Hemp is the non-psychoactive variety of the…

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How to Get High When You Forgot Your Tool

All you want is to do is get high. It’s 420 time. You’ve earned it after a day of stress, hassles, and tedium. You’ve dealt with some gnarly responsibilities, and you finally, finally found some weed and a cozy spot. Now it’s time to sesh. But wait, it can’t be, but it is – you’ve forgotten your smoking device. You don’t have any papers. What are you going to do?? Maybe you’re traveling, or you’re just not at your usual abode with your usual tools. Maybe you’re about to visit a theme park in Orange County and just realized you forgot your fun bag. No matter the scenario…

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Are CBD Treats Good for Dogs?

Enjoy this sponsored post from our partners at King Kanine.  CBD Treats for our Canine Friends  With its popularity growing, the chances are that you’ve heard of CBD products on the market for humans. CBD, or cannabidiol, comes in the form of gummies, oil, skincare, and more. It has become a hot commodity based on claims that it helps with anxiety and pain management. Did you know that CBD also comes in the form of pet treats and oils? What Is CBD for Pets? CBD is just one of more than 80 cannabinoid compounds found in the cannabis/hemp plant.  Once the liquid is extracted from the hemp plant,…

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Music, Marijuana, and Summertime in Southern California!

It’s time to map out your event plans for early summer. Nothing better than making it about music, and this year’s festivals don’t disappoint! Music and marijuana enhance each other, and make your high even higher. Lucky you, both are in abundance. For a sticky green taste of the magical musical high times headed your way, check out this list. May 3-4, 2019 (SOLD OUT!)It’s Just Like Heaven Music Festival Long Beach, California Wow. Just Wow. With Phoenix, the Yeah Yeah Yeahs, Beach House, MGMT… you have two things to do: get ready to roll one and get ready to rock. This festival takes place at Queen Mary…

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This Ad-Tech Company Educates Cannabis Consumers at the Point of Purchase

There’s a Void in Cannabis Advertising & Education The cannabis industry continues to face massive challenges. Two major industry voids are advertising and consumer education. Cannabis companies cannot advertise via most modern methods. Platforms like Google, Facebook, and Instagram refuse to allow any ad associated with cannabis to be shown. Even cannabis-related social media accounts are routinely targeted and deleted by social media platforms. Traditional advertising methods are just as challenging. Print publications also censor cannabis content and even securing cannabis-related billboards is frustrating. These restrictions and the censoring of content, contributes to the brutal lack of cannabis-related education for consumers. Accessing Accurate Consumer Education Is Challenging Right…

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How Cannabis and Fitness Can Work Together for Your Health

The myth that all cannabis users are lazy “stoners” who do nothing but eat chips and watch Netflix is debunked. In the era of cannabis having mainstream appeal, the plant and its many compounds are being used for a number of beneficial purposes. From using CBD to treat child seizures to using 1:1 ointments to treat joint pain caused by arthritis, cannabis is quickly establishing itself as a “Swiss army knife” of sorts. One use for cannabis that many may not fully understand is as a supplement for athletic individuals. According to a study by PubMed, cannabis is the second most used drug by athletes. Understanding the relationship…

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A Century of Marijuana Slang and Propaganda

Early Marijuana Slang Terms Since jazz players in the 1920s would be arrested for smoking joints in the alleys behind clubs, eluding law enforcement meant using code names and slang for marijuana. Some of the more comical monikers include muggles, mooter, tea, goof-butts, giggle-smokes, joy-smokes, moccah, ace, bag of bones, dank, catnip, cabbage, babysitter, righteous bush, doobie, finger lid, loaf, mexi, black gunion, leaf, and Thai stick. But the most absurd term for marijuana has always been “narcotic.” Infamous Cannabis Propaganda in the United States 1. Smoking marijuana inflicts permanent damage on users Before the po-po became infatuated with marijuana – and by po-po we mean the police…

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The Beach Bum: New Stoner Film with Matthew McConaughey

He’s the best. Best onscreen stoner, that is. His Texas accent fuels the fire that floats from the tip of his big fat blunt in every smokin’ movie he’s made. His newest, The Beach Bum, directed by the weirdest of the weird, Harmony Korine, is another chapter in the anthology of high hilarity McConaughey has brought to the big screen. He plays Moondog, a wannabe poet and lazy lunatic. [embedded content] Favorite Moondog quote: “Life is a fucking rodeo, and I’m going to suck the nectar out of it and f**k it raw until the wheels come off.” In introduction of our other favorite fired-up flicks by the…

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