Eureka! 5 Activities/Hobbies That Are Even More Awesome Smoking Herbs

Some hobbies/activities pair perfectly with smoking herbs. Learn why hiking, sex, music, meditation, and partying become even more awesome when puffing herbs.
Smoke is a part of you, as you are of it. When done with appreciation, smoking herbs should be a spiritual journey, a communion of continuity, where we become connected with the herbs, the Spirit, and the essence of Gaia from whom all herbs are a gift.

Raven Crow Medicine Totem: Black Magic Begins New Skies of Tomorrow

Embracing Crow medicine means embarking on a journey of introspection and self-discovery. It urges us to look beyond the physical world and tap into the spiritual realms where our true essence resides. The Crow encourages us to confront our fears and doubts, transforming them into wisdom and strength. By heeding the Crow’s call, we can unlock the mysteries of our subconscious mind, gaining insights that help us navigate our lives with clarity and purpose. This totem teaches us that within the darkness lies the potential for great light, and by exploring the depths of our psyche, we can achieve a greater understanding of ourselves and our place in the world.
Smoke is a part of you, as you are of it. When done with appreciation, smoking herbs should be a spiritual journey, a communion of continuity, where we become connected with the herbs, the Spirit, and the essence of Gaia from whom all herbs are a gift.

Smoke Vibes: What’s Your Favorite Herbal Flave to Chillax Your Soul?

Stare into the eyes of a preying Praying Mantis: She’ll stare back with the hungry, haunted stillness of a Jazz sax player, hunting that next intergalactic note, the next roller coaster of emotional improvisation, chasing the thirst of music from the thin air of silence, melodies meandering off the edge of meaning into obvious oblivion.

Praying Mantis Medicine: Uma Thurman Slicing Samurai Swords of Patience

Stare into the eyes of a preying Praying Mantis: She’ll stare back with the hungry, haunted stillness of a Jazz sax player, hunting that next intergalactic note, the next roller coaster of emotional improvisation, chasing the thirst of music from the thin air of silence, melodies meandering off the edge of meaning into obvious oblivion.

Spiritual Smoke: Smoking Herbs and the Natural Communion of Energy

Light up the herbs, inhale – feel the green of the plant flow through your breath and envelop the essence of your airways. That’s the plant’s spirit being released as smoke.

Smoke is a part of you, as you are of it. When done with appreciation, smoking herbs should be a spiritual journey, a communion of continuity, where we become connected with the herbs, the Spirit, and the essence of Gaia from whom all herbs are a gift.

Our Shaman Herbal Smoking Blend: Rediscover Medicine’s Healing Magic

Epitomized in sunlight, Energy captures all things born from the sun – the air, the herbs, the Earth, everything. It’s where we begin, where we end – the spinning elliptical ellipsis along the atoms of everything in between.

Shamanism understands the nature of Energy and how to use it to unlock our inner wisdom like an enlightened Third Eye. Utilizing the medicine of healing, Shamans weave and adjust energy to create higher vibrations that cleanse sickness, awaken minds, ease Karmanic tides.

Burned Out? How to Alleviate Stress with an Herbal Chill Out

We all need our downtime, our connection with nature, a time to remember our ethereal purpose to the push of the drive. When relentlessly chasing our dreams, it’s good to remember to stop and make a few dreams along the way. Otherwise, we’ll lose the point of what we’re pursuing in the first place.

Sexual Healing: 5 Smokable Herbs to Sex Up Sexy Time and Get It On

Sure, it may sound like a Star Wars character in a Disney reboot, but Ginkgo Biloba has been used for thousands of years as a potent aphrodisiac. This herb is thought to be a cognitive mood enhancer, an effective brain booster, but in the bedroom, it’s whispered to ignite the fires of desire like nudity on a polar bear rug in Superman’s honeymoon suite.

Savor Hygge: How to Harvest Cozy Comfort with Smokable Herbs This Winter

Hygge and mindfulness play the same game, share in the same dream: the joy of basking in the pureness of the moment. Mindfulness is the art of creating space for ourselves and just existing within the presence of Time. It’s being aware of where you are in this exact moment in Time without becoming overly reactive or overwhelmed with expectation. Smoking herbs can be the perfect vehicle, an excuse to pause from the hustle of life. Puff puff give: Sit simply and be one with the smoke and the Be Here Now of your mind.

Discover Raspberry Leaf – The Reproductive Health Herb

Discover Raspberry Leaf – The Reproductive Health Herb Our cave-dwelling ancestors were the first to enjoy wild raspberries. By the Middle Ages, raspberry leaf was the go-to tonic for easing the discomfort and issues around fertility and pregnancy. Many indigenous...

Smoke Signals

———

Latest Posts

Eureka! 5 Activities/Hobbies That Are Even More Awesome Smoking Herbs

Eureka! 5 Activities/Hobbies That Are Even More Awesome Smoking Herbs

Some hobbies/activities pair perfectly with smoking herbs. Learn why hiking, sex, music, meditation, and partying become even more awesome when puffing herbs.
Smoke is a part of you, as you are of it. When done with appreciation, smoking herbs should be a spiritual journey, a communion of continuity, where we become connected with the herbs, the Spirit, and the essence of Gaia from whom all herbs are a gift.

Raven Crow Medicine Totem: Black Magic Begins New Skies of Tomorrow

Raven Crow Medicine Totem: Black Magic Begins New Skies of Tomorrow

“Once upon a midnight dreary, while I pondered, weak and weary…” Quoth the Raven: “Eat my shorts.” When Bart Simpson meets Edgar Allen Poe in a hipster speakeasy, bearded, weary with irony, washed down in Sunday evening Guinness Stouts circa-late 1990s, the hijinks...

Spiritual Smoke: Smoking Herbs and the Natural Communion of Energy

Spiritual Smoke: Smoking Herbs and the Natural Communion of Energy

Light up the herbs, inhale – feel the green of the plant flow through your breath and envelop the essence of your airways. That’s the plant’s spirit being released as smoke.  Smoke is a part of you, as you are of it. When done with appreciation, smoking herbs should...

Burned Out? How to Alleviate Stress with an Herbal Chill Out

Burned Out? How to Alleviate Stress with an Herbal Chill Out

You ever feel like that scene in the Tarzan movie? You’re washed up on shore, the splinters of a broken ship swirling in ocean waves through your sand-planted hair, that PTSD-drunk captain mumbling “It’s not my fault, it’s not my fault.” Yeah, burnout isn’t just for...

Sexual Healing: 5 Smokable Herbs to Sex Up Sexy Time and Get It On

Sexual Healing: 5 Smokable Herbs to Sex Up Sexy Time and Get It On

Marvin Gaye. He’s smokable, and let’s just lay it on its face, ladies: he’s the finest aphrodisiac in the vinyl sack of stacks.  Capitalism, politics, dish sink stink, not so much. Blame erection dysfunction on election dysfunction, MSNBC killing the mood one hard-on...

Discover Raspberry Leaf – The Reproductive Health Herb

Discover Raspberry Leaf – The Reproductive Health Herb

Discover Raspberry Leaf – The Reproductive Health Herb Our cave-dwelling ancestors were the first to enjoy wild raspberries. By the Middle Ages, raspberry leaf was the go-to tonic for easing the discomfort and issues around fertility and pregnancy. Many indigenous...

The Benefits of CBD and Hemp Flower

The Benefits of CBD and Hemp Flower

The Benefits of CBD and Hemp Flower Cannabidiol or CBD, also known as hemp flower, became a household term in the years preceding the massive legalization of Marijuana in the United States. CBD is a cannabinoid like THC, the popular plant component in Marijuana that...

Our Original Blend: The Origin of Bear Blend’s Roots

Our Original Blend: The Origin of Bear Blend’s Roots

Casa Nueva, a restaurant in Southeast Ohio known by locals forever quintessentially as “Casa,” has this fantastic blend of salsa. They simply call it “Mild.” Calling this salsa “Mild” is a culinary understatement. Sure, it isn’t hot, but “Mild” does little to capture...

Discover Mullein – The Timeless Remedy

Discover Mullein – The Timeless Remedy

Discover Mullein – The Timeless Remedy Mullein, a.k.a. The Velvet Plant, has a rich history of providing relief for various disorders, primarily respiratory issues. Its use dates back over 2000 years, beginning with the recommendation of Dioscorides (a Greek botanist,...

What in the World is Gotu Kola?

What in the World is Gotu Kola?

What in the World is Gotu Kola? What is Gotu Kola? Gotu kola, also known as Centella asiatica, is a plant found mostly in Asia and South Africa. This herb is characterized by its green leaves that resemble the shape of a lily pad. Despite being a part of the parsley...

Grow Your Business with Bear Blend Herbal Products

Grow Your Business with Bear Blend Herbal Products

Grow Your Business with Bear Blend Herbal Products Developing new profit opportunities to grow your business is always at the forefront of every entrepreneur’s thoughts, especially in inflationary times. This sad reality is particularly true for small businesses like...

Kick the Habit Naturally in 2024

Kick the Habit Naturally in 2024

Kick the Habit Naturally in 2024 Ask any Baby Boomer why they started smoking cigarettes and they will tell you that “everyone was doing it.” Its a habit that became normal. It was just 50 years ago that we were bombarded with commercials touting the benefits a good...

‘Tis the Season to Relax and Unwind

‘Tis the Season to Relax and Unwind

‘Tis the Season to Relax and Unwind It’s easy to be stressed during the holiday season. The hustle and bustle of traveling and spending is enough to make even the most easy-going person crazy.  Why not take some time out for yourself for some destressing? Bear Blend...

Graying Cannabis Culture Contains Many Risks

Graying Cannabis Culture Contains Many Risks

Graying Cannabis Culture Contains Many Risks A recent federal survey reveals that marijuana use among over-65 Americans has risen to 32%; the 60-64 demographic reported over 50% are using cannabis products. It comes as no surprise that new research shows seniors being...

The Herbal Life, Where to Start?

The Herbal Life, Where to Start?

The Herbal Life, Where to Start? There has been a huge trend in the past few decades towards natural living, natural remedies, and herbal uses for everything from A to Z. How do you know what to choose, what to do or where to get everything with so much information...

Herbal Relief for Soldiers with PTSD

Herbal Relief for Soldiers with PTSD

Herbal Relief for Soldiers with PTSD When the American Psychiatric Association officially added Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) to its Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders in 1980, they couldn’t have foreseen the impact that official gesture...

Antelope Medicine Totem: Seize the Day with the Instinct of Adrenaline

Antelope Medicine Totem: Seize the Day with the Instinct of Adrenaline

“Rye, Rye, Rocco Marco Esquandolas Been you to have any spike, man?” Oh yes we do. Because when Phish launches into “Run Like an Antelope,” you know you’re about to take off. It’s the rush of adrenalin van in a jam, a sprinting of vibrant guitar-bounding instinct into...

Friends with Benefits: You & Mugwort

Friends with Benefits: You & Mugwort

Friends with Benefits: You & Mugwort What is Mugwort? Mugwort - also known as the dream herb, wormwood, chrysanthemum weed, St. John’s plant, and sailor’s tobacco - is a type of plant that’s native to certain areas of Asia and Africa, as well as most of Europe....

Let Go, Be and Breathe: Smoking Herbs and the Fulfillment of Mystery

Let Go, Be and Breathe: Smoking Herbs and the Fulfillment of Mystery

Life’s a blur – a rocket ship soaring through space-time. All you can do is hold on to your ass, feel the centrifugal force curl your nose hair and wonder what it all means. And if you think too hard, all the meaning slips through your fingers like grains of sand in...

Helping Veterans Ditch the Pills

Helping Veterans Ditch the Pills

Helping Veterans Ditch the Pills By Kate Stow While progressive technology has claimed to make our lives better, the truth is we have become so dependent on mechanical inventions that we have lost our connection to Mother Earth. Our frenzied schedules have driven us...

Smoke Away the Sadness: Natural Herbs and Depression

Smoke Away the Sadness: Natural Herbs and Depression

Smoke Away the Sadness: Natural Herbs and Depression With a growing understanding and acceptance of mental health issues comes a growing need to find the newest, best ways to alleviate them. Oftentimes, people would rather turn to more natural approaches to handling...

Our Amazon Herbal Smoking Blend: Taste the Magic of Gaia’s Garden

Our Amazon Herbal Smoking Blend: Taste the Magic of Gaia’s Garden

We didn’t name our Amazon Bear Blend after the Earth’s largest, most magnificent rainforest just because it was cool. Featuring over half of the planet’s rainforest, the Amazon speaks to the kind of magic this blend aspires to.  One of our most flavorful blends, our...

Discovering the Power of Rituals

Discovering the Power of Rituals

Discovering the Power of Rituals Virtually everyone practices personal rituals, often without realizing it. That morning cup of Joe, a glass of wine in the evening, or bedtime rituals like brushing teeth. Rituals are everywhere, from holiday celebrations to newborn...

Bear Blends’ Ceremonial Extras Complete Your Experience

Bear Blends’ Ceremonial Extras Complete Your Experience

Bear Blends' Ceremonial Extras Complete Your Experience If you enjoy smokable herbs, you will love Bear Blends' curated selection of accessible, unique, and functional extras. These Ceremonial Extras help make using your herbs easier and more enjoyable. With such a...

Using Aids to Quit Smoking

Using Aids to Quit Smoking

Using aids to quit smoking, such as nicotine replacement therapies (NRTs) or prescription medications, can offer several advantages compared to quitting "cold turkey" without any assistance. Here are some reasons why using aids might be a better approach for some...

Get Cozy with These Autumnal Herbal Blends

Get Cozy with These Autumnal Herbal Blends

Get Cozy with These Autumnal Herbal Blends If you’re new to the wonders of herbs, one of the best things to know is just how diverse they are in the ways they can be enjoyed. Depending on your purpose and preferences, your options are wide this autumn if you’d like to...

Chill Out with the Mintz: Our Original Blend with a Mentholated Cool

Chill Out with the Mintz: Our Original Blend with a Mentholated Cool

Our Mintz blend centers on an enchanting herb that invigorates the senses with an aroma that’s downright magical. Like many herbs, Mint grows like a weed – a sensual, sexy, spellbinding weed, but a weed all the same. Plant it anywhere, and it just doesn’t stop. Mint...

Herbs, and More Herbs: What More Could You Ask for?

Herbs, and More Herbs: What More Could You Ask for?

Herbs, and More Herbs: What More Could You Ask for? Life is full of little moments. At times, these moments are tranquil, allowing for reflection and anticipation. These times are an opportunity to be fully present, and we want to take full advantage of that gift. For...

Your Biggest Hurdle to Quit Smoking May Not Be Nicotine

Your Biggest Hurdle to Quit Smoking May Not Be Nicotine

Your Biggest Hurdle to Quit Smoking May Not Be Nicotine Without a doubt, trying to quit smoking can be one of the hardest things you ever do. Nicotine’s addictive properties are no secret and pose some of the most significant challenges to dropping the habit. We know...

The Awesome Benefits of a Walkabout: How to Get High On a Nature Walk

The Awesome Benefits of a Walkabout: How to Get High On a Nature Walk

“Where is the love to be found? Won’t someone tell me because life, sweet life, must be somewhere to be found, instead of a Concrete Jungle.” Bob Marley lays out the Rastaman’s dilemma thick and on point. Whether you’re living in a square of concrete cement in LA,...

Smoking Herbs – A Hip, Modern Trend with Ancient Roots

Smoking Herbs – A Hip, Modern Trend with Ancient Roots

Smoking Herbs – A Hip, Modern Trend with Ancient Roots First came fire, and it did not take long for people to begin smoking plants. Evidence of this practice is present in every human society throughout history, dating back at least 5000 years. In Egypt,...

Puff Puff Give: How to Smoke Herbs and Celebrate Life Like a Buddha

Puff Puff Give: How to Smoke Herbs and Celebrate Life Like a Buddha

Your Bear Blend care package just arrived in the mail like a care package from your California hippie aunt. You open the tin and breathe in the fresh herbs filled to the brim. They’re so light and fluffy they just seem to bounce with the scent – the aroma of the...

Kin Nik Nik — a Visionary Smoking Blend of Transcendent Meditation

Kin Nik Nik — a Visionary Smoking Blend of Transcendent Meditation

Open your third eye – see inside the Within.  Transcend the Cerebral Cerebellum of the Mystic Mind, connecting the magical realms that call to us all.  As Radiohead sings:  “Everything in its right place.” “Sucking on a Lemon.” “There are two colors in my head.”...

How Lobelia Can Help You Quit Smoking Cigarettes

How Lobelia Can Help You Quit Smoking Cigarettes

Open a tin of organic Bear Blend. The light fluffy herbs are nature’s perfect picture – the green of chlorophyll blended in an herbal cornucopia. These smoking herbs are the stuff of Middle Earth – the perfect toke for a Hobbit after second or even third breakfast,...

If the Trees Could Talk

If the Trees Could Talk

Have you ever heard the expression knock on wood? Ever wonder where it came from? Before cities and cars and the constant background hum of engines and lights buzzing in the distance, people were much more connected to nature — because that is, after all, where they...

Can Cannabis Prevent COVID? The Stoned Science Behind Weed Edibles

Can Cannabis Prevent COVID? The Stoned Science Behind Weed Edibles

It’s a crazy world. As the great and wise bathrobe sage Ferris Bueller once told me: “Life moves pretty fast. If you don't stop and look around once in a while, you could miss it.” Here’s a tid-bit of brand new science you might have missed: Weed might just ward off...

Meditative Herbal Smoke:  Opening the Mandala of the Mind

Meditative Herbal Smoke: Opening the Mandala of the Mind

Breathe.  In, Out — In, Out... You’re a son or daughter of the Earth. The Sky believes in you. You’ve got this.  Want in on a little secret? You’re not the only one going nuts spiraling this blue ocean marble around the sun, especially these days. As the Cheshire Cat...

Odin, Yule and Solstice Serenity: Tuning in and Rekindling New Light

Odin, Yule and Solstice Serenity: Tuning in and Rekindling New Light

Bah humbug? Go ahead. Tie reindeer antlers on your dog. Lie right to little Cindy Lou Who’s face and burglarize her family. Nobody would blame you. Not even a mouse. Because all this Christmas kitsch can sizzle the tatas out of your retinas like Aunt Myrtle’s Rudolph...

11 reasons why 11.11 is an important day

11 reasons why 11.11 is an important day

Today is Veteran’s Day. It’s the 11th day of the 11th month. This day feels important for some reason. Why? Here are 11 reasons why we should take some time today to reflect.1) History November 11th, 1918 was the day that the Armstice Agreement was signed ending World...

Labor Day Smoke Break: A Tribute to the Struggle

Labor Day Smoke Break: A Tribute to the Struggle

​Labor Day — it's not all hotdogs and ketchup. There’s blood on that damn weenie.  Men and women fought and died to make the proverbial Wilco-Woody Guthrie soundtrack to your day off. Enjoy it. The fact of the matter is, Labor Day was earned by sweat, blood, and...

Make Smoking Cool Again: Free the Herb & Be Happy

Make Smoking Cool Again: Free the Herb & Be Happy

A woman lights up at Sunset Beach in Vancouver, B.C., last year on April 20.  THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darryl DyckIn California, weed’s supposedly legal, at least technically, theoretically, in a “the Universe is actually a donut” sorta way. Cheech and Chong won the War on...

Psychedelic Tobacco — What Wacky Tobacky Sent the Mayans to Mars?

Psychedelic Tobacco — What Wacky Tobacky Sent the Mayans to Mars?

Smell that wacky tobacky. No, not the jolly green ganja. If you read early accounts of white people’s first encounters with tobacco in Pre-Colonial America, the Natives were totally spun off their gourds. Rip-tripping, super-Cali’d frazzled, sizzle jizzled — spun to...

Look and Feel Fresh This Summer With CBD

Look and Feel Fresh This Summer With CBD

CBD is one of the most popular health and wellness products on the market, and there are a variety of CBD-infused items that are ideal for a summer day. Whether you’re searching for a surprisingly fun way to remain indoors and survive the heat or stay hydrated and...

Man Wanna Smoke: End Isolation, Meet New Humans, Live #IRL Free

Man Wanna Smoke: End Isolation, Meet New Humans, Live #IRL Free

Hey you! You with the phone! Smile. No, they’re not laughing at you. They’re smiling for you.  We swear. But nobody would ever know it because they’re mosquito-sucking away at their phones. Pucker up, Buttercup. Problem is these days, nobody can see 3 inches beyond...

Bear Blend Roots — Is Bear Blend a Native American Owned Company?

Bear Blend Roots — Is Bear Blend a Native American Owned Company?

My name is Anthony Singing Bear. My great-great grandmother was Apache.  I feel deeply connected to a spiritual community of Native American musicians, ceremonialists, and activists.  With that being said, I do not identify as Native American.  I was born and raised...

May Day’s Festival of Beltane — A Sacred Ritual of Nudity & Fun!

May Day’s Festival of Beltane — A Sacred Ritual of Nudity & Fun!

Happy May Day! Now get naked and make love to your neighbor. It’s tradition. Throw in enough Pagan into the mix, and May Day, otherwise known as the Festival of Beltane, is not exactly your PG rated elementary school party of spring blossoms and flower baskets. Held...

Happy 420 Earth Day: Get Stoned, Make Art, Save the Planet

Happy 420 Earth Day: Get Stoned, Make Art, Save the Planet

You’re cruising over the Bay Bridge from Oakland to San Francisco, windows down, 60 m.p.h., and the entire Pacific Ocean smells like a Phish “Makisupa Policeman” set 1 opener.  It’s 4/20 at 4:20 — that moment every stoner in the Cosmos simultaneously sparks up like...

Addicted to Weed?  Bottomless Bong Hits & the Reality of Weedahaulism

Addicted to Weed? Bottomless Bong Hits & the Reality of Weedahaulism

God is a stoner, too. On the third day, 20 after 4 in the afternoon, She invented cannabis and bliss, music, melody, and the Here-Ever-After. Seriously. Cannabis is a gateway wonder plant. It does so much shit, you’d think science was stoned off its gourd. Your third...

Just a Little Light:  Spring Equinox and the Healing of New Beginnings

Just a Little Light: Spring Equinox and the Healing of New Beginnings

Certain song lyrics crystalize a raindrop — a rolling truth pebble — synthesizing everything you need to get by, to believe in, “to give me just a little sweetness, just a little sweetness, just a little light.” That lyric from Brent Mydland, whom some would argue was...

Smoke a Peace Pipe: Reconnect Long Lost Friends & Forgive

Smoke a Peace Pipe: Reconnect Long Lost Friends & Forgive

This Valentine's Day, Smoke a Peace Pipe With Your Enemies. They miss you.  Why haven't you called? In these down and dreary days of the pandemic, time starts to run together like a Willy Wonka river of COVID snot. No shindigs, few people, nothing to do. You’re caught...

Love Cannabis? 5 Groovy Ways to Save on Bud in a Pandemic

Love Cannabis? 5 Groovy Ways to Save on Bud in a Pandemic

Got an elf scraping the bottom of your cannabis jar in the middle of the night?   Guess what? That elf is you. If all that’s left come morning are a few glittery crystal crumbs too small for a mouse to pack a onie, point fingers all you want — your 3 other...

The Dream Herb — Mystical & Healing Qualities of Mugwort

The Dream Herb — Mystical & Healing Qualities of Mugwort

  Mugwort is a beautiful aromatic flowering plant that is used around the world for its medicinal and health benefits. Named for the Greek moon goddess Artemis, Mugwort refers to more than 200 varieties of plants within the genus Artemisia. There are several...

Black Lives Matter: The New Jim Crow of Legal Cannabis

Black Lives Matter: The New Jim Crow of Legal Cannabis

  Legal Weed's New Jim Crow — Healing Communities   History rhymes like a four letter word.  Let’s break out our history books — turn to the letter F. The early days of Mary Jane prohibition will make you swear like Popeye. Crack open the early 20th Century, when...

15% OFF

on 1st order

*Terms & Conditions applies

GET

WELCOME OFFER!

X Close
New User 15% Coupon Code