There has been a lot of conversation about alternative methods of healing within our tribe, with an emphasis on cannabis. We have delved deep into cannabis pharmacology by doing our own personal research on pharmaceuticals, herbs, and other forms of treatment, in addition to sourcing knowledge from two of the elders within our collective.
How to Use Cannabis
Over the past several months I’ve talked to a lot of people about edibles. While many people enjoy them, almost everyone has a horror story to rival that of Maureen Dowd.
The problem is, prohibition makes it nearly impossible to determine the potency of homemade edibles.
Growing up in Tahoe there a few things you become familiar with: being outdoors and all the the wondrous adventures available to you, being extremely active in all seasons, taking on multiple physical activities a day, seeing stars and the milky way, cannabis is your friend, and when you play hard you usually fall hard too.
We are constantly reminded of the power of conditioning that each individual receives from a young age. At many points during the growth of the brain, body, and sense of self during childhood, puberty and adolescence, we are faced with certain life choices that begin to shape us and how we move through the world.
The end of the ski season always keeps me up at night. Maybe it’s the reduced amounts of exercise and sunshine, maybe it’s a touch of depression from losing my favorite activity, or maybe it’s all in my head, but every spring I cannot sleep.
When it comes to finding a medicine that truly speaks to what you want to address, there can be a lot of trial and error in the process. Although this journey can be fun and a good way for you to get to know the bountiful, beautiful Mary-Jane, it can also be draining if your needs are not being met.
Happy Thursday my people! If you read our strain spotlight blog post from a few weeks ago, you know that our chocolate truffles are made using the extremely calming Afgoo strain. This intense indica boasts strong relaxing and pain relieving qualities.