What Exactly Does Legalized Weed Mean?

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Now that recreational weed is completely legalized in California, what does that mean exactly? Are you wondering where you can smoke? Where to buy? And how much you can have on your body? Below, we answer these and other pressing questions to help you navigate this newly legalized life. It is still illegal to smoke outdoors or in any public …

Does Legalizing Weed Increase Teenage Usage?

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If you’ve been following the process of recreational legalization, you’ve probably heard arguments from the opposition such as adult legalization will increase usage amongst teenagers. But contrary to this popular belief, studies have shown that the opposite effect to be true. Fears of increased pot use by minors in legalized states are unfounded. Here’s why. Let’s look to Colorado. As …

Culinary Cannabis Creations With The Herbal Chef

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Attention Los Angelenos, do you already know about Chris Sayegh? If you don’t, now you do. He’s a young chef using cannabis as a main ingredient in his gourmet cooking. Better known as The Herbal Chef, this LA-based food artist is bridging the gap between fine dining and cannabis, taking users on an elevated trip that extends well beyond cookies …

After Legalization, Are Medical Marijuana Cards Still Required?

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Now that recreational marijuana use is legal in California, do you still need a medical marijuana card? The answer is yes, no, and maybe. Here’s why. That’s right. While it’s legal to possess and smoke recreational marijuana, there are still bureaucratic hurdles at play that prevent immediate purchase. Specifically, the Bureau of Marijuana Control has until January 1, 2018 to …

Cannabis for a Better Thanksgiving

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Thanksgiving is just a few weeks away and we’re already getting our stretchy pants ready! This is the day where calories don’t count, naps rule the living room, and turkey is the star. But in addition to the well-known positive points of Thanksgiving, there’s also specific holiday hurdles to overcome – family feuds and overeating… just to name a few. …

The ABCs of CBD

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CBD is short for cannabidiol, an active compound found in marijuana that’s quickly giving THC a run for its money. Like THC, it’s found in cannabis. Unlike THC, it is a non-psychoactive meaning it doesn’t produce the typical “high” feeling after consumption.  While the high effect is missing from CBD, the soothing effects aren’t, making CBD a widely popular choice …