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Responsible Cannabis Consumption

Use for a Positive Change Written By Lucy Dagnillo, Greenlove Media | Photography By Kenesha Facello, Greenlove Media The Laws The question of responsible social consumption is starting to come up as more states begin to legalize cannabis. Whether you use it for medical or spiritual purposes, stress and anxiety, or to relax after a long […]

Cuisine

Canna-Carmel Corn

Jeff the 420 Chef’s Perfectly Dosed Canna-Caramel Corn

INGREDIENTS 10 cups popcorn 3/4 stick of butter 2 tablespoons clean, light tasting canna-butter (visit JeffThe420Chef.com for recipe) 1 cup dark brown sugar 1/2 teaspoon baking soda 1/2 teaspoon salt 1/2 cup dark corn syrup 1 teaspoon vanilla bean paste Non-stick Cooking Spray STEPS Pop popcorn and set aside. Preheat oven to 250 F. Cover […]

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What’s Weed Got To Do With It?

In the changing landscape of legalization, lots of folks are complaining about mainstream culture appropriating weed like it’s a shiny new cookie (a cookie we now call cannabis). As a cannabis writer and Humboldt County resident, I hear these comments and discussions often. There’s a fear on the hill that a longstanding underground culture is […]

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Goat Cheese Stuffed Bell Peppers

If you’re my friend, you’ve tried these goat cheese stuffed peppers. A simple appetizer hack, I can’t recall when I first threw these delicious and colorful party snacks together. But I can’t be the only one, as I see bags of baby bell peppers stocked at every grocery store in town. In Humboldt County, Cypress […]

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Spring Greens Salad

Spring is a bit of a culinary tease. The sun may be shining, but we’re still weeks away from putting plants in the ground and cruising the farmer’s market in a sundress. By April, we all want to move on from the hearty comfort food of winter, but the only produce in abundance is cabbage […]

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The New Friday

Exquisitely Infused, Miro-Dosed Meals Written by Dean Sofer | Photography by @ChronVivant & @TheHerbSomm  San Francisco is one of the greatest cities to explore food. If you’re a foodie like me, you may have heard of the Naked Kitchen by the Opulent Chef. It’s an amazingly refined dining experience, hosted at the home of creator Michael Magallanes. This […]

Lifestyle

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Highly Devoted

Cannabis connects people—not just socially, but also on a much more personal level. According to anecdotal stories and personal experience, cannabis can increase your sex drive. Studies, such as the one recently conducted by Stanford University, suggest that regular cannabis consumers engage in sexual activities 20 percent more often than those who do not (For […]

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United Abroad

U.S. Companies Turn Eyes to Israel for Cannabis Research   Innovations in cannabis abound in the U.S. as state legalization becomes a reality, but there is a limit to what can be researched under federal prohibition. How can you fully test a drug that isn’t federally legal? Take your research to a country that has […]

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Birthright to Birth Roots

Exclusive Healing on Medicinal Cannabis and Research in Galien, Michigan       Israel. 2012. Adam Kaufman and Dan Milsk happened to be on the same birthright trip, funded by the Jewish Federation. They were two Jews from the Midwest seeking cultural identity who also shared an interest in medicinal cannabis. The trip provided the […]

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Immortal Element

What Happens When You Take Scraps and Set Them On Fire Burn it. Hit it. Cut it. No matter how they crush, heat, or twist it, copper is the undying power behind Immortal Element. The art, jewelry, furniture, and home decor-creating and marketing duo, Aaron and Heather Houser, do everything “in-house” as a husband and […]

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