The Herbivore: Spiritual and Religious Uses of Cannabis throughout History

The Herbivore: Spiritual and Religious Uses of Cannabis throughout History

By Zachariah Finning Although still classified as a schedule one drug by the United States Federal Government, cannabis has started to make its transition into the medicinal mainstream. The FDA has recently approved an Epilepsy medication derived from CBD and some states have gone as far as recreational legalization. The times sure are changing, but…

The Herbivore: National Strawberry Month

Did you know that May is National Strawberry Month?  Strawberries are synonymous with spring as they are usually the first fruit to ripen during the season. They are a truly versatile fruit and are used in recipes from morning breakfasts to late night desserts (S1). Their deep reddish coloring along with sweet and succulent composition…

The Herbivore: All About Aphrodisiacs

Food and other substances like cannabis have an incredible impact on our mental health, emotions and even our sexuality. With Valentine’s Day just around the corner, this month’s installation of The Herbivore explores cannabis and food pairings and their ability to amplify arousal. Whether you’re partnered or going solo, these pairing can help set the…

Winter is Coming: 5 activities to keep you occupied indoors this winter

Winter is coming mountaineers and the weather is starting to get cold! So here are 5 activities you and your friends can do to have fun and stay warm during these chilly November days.   Make an awesome cannabis infused breakfast Nothing is better on a cold morning than some super tasty pancakes and warm,…

A Guide to the Global Cannabis Scene

You’re biking next to the canal, as boats lazily float by. Music drifts from apartment windows and Dutch can be heard drifting from the cafe tables along the sidewalk. It’s a nearly perfect afternoon to stop into your favorite coffee shop to enjoy a latte and a joint. After purchasing, you find a cozy window…

Impress your Guests: Cannabis and the Midsummer Dinner Party

The late summer sun lingers in the periwinkle sky. Ponderosas sway in the evening breeze—it’s the perfect night for hosting friends. Hosting a dinner party is one thing, but hosting a cannabis-themed dinner party is on a new level. These lazy summer evenings provide the ideal setting. Are you ready to kick back, relax, medicate and…

Brand Spotlight: Korova

Korova edibles boast “unrivaled potency” on all of their packaging, and they’re really not joking around  — Korova offers a variety of edibles ranging anywhere from 150 to 1000mg. Their famous Black Bar, with 1000mg of THC, is among the strongest edibles you can buy on the market currently. The brand’s founder, Joe Gerlach, sought…

The Magic of Munchies

It’s late in the afternoon – about 4:20p.m. You just finished cashing a bowl of some delicious Girl Scout Cookies. The smooth smoke coats your throat – the sweet smell lingers in the room. Your body is pleasantly tingling and your mind is completely relaxed. It’s the perfect start to an evening at home: Netflix…

A cannabis-infused autumnal feast

With 2016 quickly drawing to a close, the winter represents a time to enjoy the company of loved ones, cooking together and simply expressing gratitude for those who have had a positive impact in our lives. Whatever your religious or cultural affiliations/identities, we thought it helpful to compile a list of cannabis-infused harvest-time recipes to…

Our Favorite Must-Try Healthy Cannabis Recipes for 2016

Cooking with cannabis can be a challenging, yet rewarding, experience. Although these aren’t our original recipes (stay tuned for that), we have compiled our favorite healthy recipes to try out in 2016. Thanks to the Cannabist, The Stoner’s Cookbook, the Wake and Bake Cookbook and Leafly for the ideas. Links to all the original recipes…