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...

Got CBD? How Herbal Hemp Does a Body Good

Got CBD? How Herbal Hemp Does a Body Good

CBD is like the TikTok of the cannabis and herbal communities. Everyone’s heard of it, nobody’s got a freakin’ clue what it actually does, and we’re not entirely sure it’s legal in Kansas.  (Just kidding: As of this writing, Kansas is cool with it — so long as it has...

FreeMinds: An Herbal Smoke Program for Prisons & Institutions

FreeMinds: An Herbal Smoke Program for Prisons & Institutions

FreeMinds: Herbal Smoke, Institutional Prison & the Freedom Within   “Free your mind, and your ass will follow. The Kingdom of Heaven is within.” Baby, you can say that again: Funkadelic was onto something. (Or maybe on something. Reportedly, that entire album was...

Absinthe & Wormwood: Could Artemisia Herbs Cure Coronavirus?

Absinthe & Wormwood: Could Artemisia Herbs Cure Coronavirus?

Wormwood’s Absinthe: Is Artemisia an Herbal Cure for Coronavirus?   Could Artemisia wormwood — the main ingredient in absinthe that flies you high as a kite — be used to treat or potentially cure the Coronavirus? The President of Madagascar seems to think so. ...

Smoke the Peace Pipe —  Now More Than Ever

Smoke the Peace Pipe — Now More Than Ever

"The Pipe is us!  The stem is our backbone, the bowl our head, the stone our blood... The opening in the bowl is our mouth, and the smoke rising from it, is our breath, the visible breath of our people.  All of the Great Spirit's Creation, the whole universe, is in...

The Big Chill: What We Can Learn from Herbs & COVID-19

The Big Chill: What We Can Learn from Herbs & COVID-19

COVID-19 is an unprecedented crisis, but it’s also an incredible opportunity. How herbs can help us reconnect, and remember who we are, what’s really important. Humanity's slowing down. The clouds have parted. Can you see yourself yet? I’m starting to. The other day,...

Chocolate, Witches, & Magic Sex: What You Sipping On?

Chocolate, Witches, & Magic Sex: What You Sipping On?

Know what turns us on? Hot chocolate sex hex.  Yes please! Witches, spells, and steaming cocoa: All the Fairy Tale elements of a great bedtime story. Did we mention it might be laced with pubic hair? Yeah, spice so smoking it’s on fire. Read between the lines — turns...

The Ceremony of Smoking Herbal Blends

The Ceremony of Smoking Herbal Blends

Kill Your iPhone — Find Peace with an Herbal Smoking Ceremony Remember in the ‘90s, when Ned’s Atomic Dustbin told you to “Kill Your Television” — on Music Television? We’re taking our cue from them. We’re asking you to kill your phone screen — on your phone screen....

Herbs for Depression: 7 Plants to Make Life Suck Less

Herbs for Depression: 7 Plants to Make Life Suck Less

We Should Be Using Herbs For Depression Treatment Life sucks ass sometimes — an existential mosquito on Nietzsche’s fat snout, sucking the juice straight outta Sunday. Depression can be a seemingly unrelenting spontaneous shit-storm. And yet still somehow nature is...

Cannabis Science: How Terpenoids Affect Weed Sativas & Indicas

Cannabis Science: How Terpenoids Affect Weed Sativas & Indicas

Smell That Dank? What Cannabis Science Says About Sticky Icky Weed Forget indica or sativa. Recent cannabis science research suggests terpenoids may be the reason certain strains of cannabis have a mellow or energized high. Smell that dank — like a forest of Fruit...

Could Psychedelic Toad Milk Treat Depression?

Could Psychedelic Toad Milk Treat Depression?

Respect the Toad — How Secretions from the Sonoran Desert Toad can Alleviate Depression Could trippy toad milk in a corn cob pipe be a doorway to happiness? In A Man Without a Country , Kurt Vonnegut recalls counterculturalist Abbie Hoffman’s practical joke on the...

Shaman CBD Blend — The Sweet Taste of Freedom

Shaman CBD Blend — The Sweet Taste of Freedom

Our Shaman CBD Blend is Finally Here Legalization — freedom slowly but surely — tastes sweet and delicious. But Prohibition’s been a long weird night. We’ve all been tripped out in an American D.A.R.E. Dystopia. And the aftermath feels like coming down in the early...

Is Kratom Legal — a New Reefer Madness for the 21st Century

Is Kratom Legal — a New Reefer Madness for the 21st Century

Kratom — the Truth Behind the Hype of a Natural Herb What is the legality of Kratom? Is the United States federal government about to take Kratom into next-generation Reefer Madness?   Maybe.  Kratom's currently a coin held in the palm of the DEA — ready to flip.  And...

Pass It On… Share Your Story — How Have Herbs Changed Your Life?

Pass It On… Share Your Story — How Have Herbs Changed Your Life?

Want to Share Your Story How Herbs Changed Your Life?  Pass It On Do you have a story how herbs improved your life?  We're curious — we're listening.  Pass it on.  The lyrics of Bob Marley can be pretty intoxicating.  Breathe them in as deep as you can. Do you have a...

Herbal Smoking Blends: A Tobacco Free Smoke Alternative

Herbal Smoking Blends: A Tobacco Free Smoke Alternative

Mix your cannabis with our herbal smoking blends instead of tobacco.  The Tobacco-less Spliff. Control your buzz with healthier lungs.What's a Tobacco-less Spliff, Anyway? Answer:  Any joint mixed with an herbal tobacco alternative that doesn't kill you. Introducing...