“Plant People” Photo Credit: Amanda Reiman. A common interest in growing one’s own food and herbs has been on the rise due to the pandemic. In fact, according to a recently study by Draper Tools, which manufactures gardening supplies, more young adults prefer gardening over clubbing. While younger generations consider gardening “cool,” the study reports, people of all … [Read more...] about Grow Your Garden With Personal Plants
Is the preference for natural over synthetic drugs ubiquitous? Photo credit: Envato. There is a common error in reasoning called the naturalistic fallacy. It occurs when one conflates what is natural with what is good. The issue is that oftentimes, the one deploying this argument determines exactly what natural means. One bigoted example is the homophobic argument … [Read more...] about Natural or Synthetic Drugs: an Arbitrary Preference?
Caps by Cookies gives a whole new perspective to ‘shrooms. Cookies is a California-based hemp company that has expanded into multiple states. They have also grown their inventory beyond CBD-infused products, and now offer a line of mushroom and CBD capsules. The capsules come in two varieties: a daytime clarity blend and a nighttime five-in-one immunity blend. I tried both … [Read more...] about Mushrooms Without the Trip, Trying CBD + Mushroom Caps by Cookies
To those attuned to cannabis culture, it might seem like everyone already knows about the therapeutic wonders of weed. But that’s not really the case. There are still tons of people in the dark. The Flower Pot is sounding the alarm that weed, and all plant medicine for that matter, is not the enemy. Rebecca Kershberg, founder of The Flower Pot, wants to normalize … [Read more...] about The Flower Pot: Revealing the Power of Plant Medicine for Women
Emerald Media interviews Shelby Hartman, co-founder of psychedelic media company, DoubleBlind Magazine. Hartman joins us from L.A. where she discusses the first time she tried mushrooms, "the mystical experience," and research on psilocybin for mental health. … [Read more...] about Emerald speaks with DoubleBlind Magazine