Tag Archives: Cannabis

Mess with Your Pain, Not Your Brain

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We understand; it’s kind of like decaf coffee or near beer – What’s the point? However, there is a real demand for natural pain relief and most do not want to be stoned dawn to dusk. The cannabis plant is so very versatile that it … Continue reading


The Social-ness of Marijuana

The Social Aspect of Marijuana

has brought people together for centuries. In early Eurasia, festivals celebrated hopes for bountiful harvests with participants dancing in the hemp fields.  The toast “To have hemp in your pocket” was a toast for good luck in days to come. Hemp seeds … Continue reading


Don’t Worry ~ Be Hempy

Hemp - The Workhorse of Cannabis

Hemp – The Workhorse of the Marijuana World – Cannabis Sativa L. is the botanist term for marijuana in it’s many forms.  It is related botanically to hops.  Underneath this large umbrella lies the misunderstood Hemp plant. It’s cousins, Indica … Continue reading


The World is Watching Seattle

Seattle Mayor Mike McGinn spoke at the Seattle NCIA event.

as the legal marijuana train stokes it’s long silent engines and prepares to barrel across the country with it’s vision of hope and a virgin industry born. A vibrant gathering recently took place at the swanky address of the Washington Athletic Club … Continue reading


Marijuana is Fundamentally Medicinal

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Human beings are genetically wired to marijuana.  It is a fact in the scientific community bold enough to lead the investigation that we human beings are fundamentally wired to respond to compounds found in cannabis (marijuana).  In fact, all other life forms … Continue reading


DARE to Seek the Truth

Just Say No was an failed abstinent approach

A brain washing era crafted in 1983 by an over zealous California group began waving it’s heavy hand through the elementary schools of the USA with the D.A.R.E. program.  The Drug Abuse Resistance Education program began with the intention to give children the … Continue reading


“We Must Change”

Gun Violence

says President Obama. I agree.  This recent tragedy in Connecticut reminds me of a young man I witnessed this summer.  I was attending a City Council meeting as they discussed the value of having a Medical Marijuana Safe Access Point in their Seattle … Continue reading


Why Marijuana?

Yangshao Hempcord Marked Amphora Jar

The earliest archaeological findings show that cannabis (marijuana) has danced within the lives of mankind since the dawn of time.  A jar bound by hemp rope imprints was found in a tomb from the Neolithic period. It seems pretty significant … Continue reading


The Face of the Drug Cartel

Face of American Cartel is White

in America is a white dude. The Mexican term “marijuana” was circulated in the 1930’s to vilify the plant and redirect the source to the Hispanic countries, which continues to be a popular belief today. The Marijuana Tax Act of … Continue reading


Legalized Cannabis

WA State is the first state to legalize marijuana

Here are 9 points on what that means to you. If you think, “It means nothing to me”, think again. Whether you “toke” or “never inhaled”, live in a legal state or not, the massive movement to not only decriminalize, but … Continue reading