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Knit, Purl, Puff: The Joys of Stoned Knitting

Knit, Purl, Puff: The Joys of Stoned Knitting

Everyone knows the stereotype of the lazy stoner, sitting on the couch, eating Doritos and watching television. What these people fail to realize is that there is nothing like enjoying a little cannabis and sitting down to do something productive. It’s a uniquely pleasureable experience, one that far too many people have thus far been […]

Grow Your Own Food: A Spring Gardening Primer

Grow Your Own Food: A Spring Gardening Primer

Photo courtesy: DumboCSA With the price of food increasing along with the prevalence of GMOs and other nasty sprays and insecticides, growing your own fruits and vegetables makes sense on so many levels. Creating a garden does not have to be expensive. This article will examine a small garden that was created by one person for less […]

REVIEW: Hemp Shield Wood Finish

REVIEW: Hemp Shield Wood Finish

As the many uses of cannabis become more marketable and easier to access, many fans of green living are choosing to utilize products derived from industrial hemp. While searching for a sustainable, eco-friendly stain for the outside of a personal grow cabinet, I chose Hemp Shield wood finish and deck sealer, the first ever commercial […]

Grow Your Own, Part 3: Building a Grow Cabinet

Grow Your Own, Part 3: Building a Grow Cabinet

Click here for Part 1 (Starting a Garden) Click here for Part 2 (Designing a Grow Cabinet) Following cabinet design and frame construction, the third article in this series will demonstrate how to put the sides, roof and doors on the cabinet as well as the painting, which could be easily completed by two people in one […]

Tired of Making the Same Old Jewelry? Revitalize with Chain Mail!

Tired of Making the Same Old Jewelry? Revitalize with Chain Mail!

PHOTO (above): Chainmail Peter Pan Collar by Richard Ayres Do you sell your own handmade jewelry making the same pieces as everyone else? What if I told you that you can make a very unique brand of jewelry that most people overlook? Chain mail, also known as maille, chainmail, or chainmaille makes some lovely and unique jewelry […]

DIY: Harvest Season Pumpkin Pipe

DIY: Harvest Season Pumpkin Pipe

PHOTOS: Laura Notini It’s October, and autumn has certainly arrived. It can be seen in the changing of the leaves, the chill in the air, and the presence of pumpkins. From pie to coffee to decorations, this season has become synonymous with the orange gourd, and why should it stop there? For crafty cannabis consumers, […]

Summit Sweet Skunk Coffee Facial, Hair and Cellulite Scrub

Summit Sweet Skunk Coffee Facial, Hair and Cellulite Scrub

Pampering yourself doesn’t have to be expensive because there are a few tricks you can employ in the comfort of your own home that will save you time and money. This simple coffee scrub uses recycled coffee grounds combined with Summit Sweet Skunk and can be used in three different ways to leave your skin […]

DIY: Crochet A Pillowcase

DIY: Crochet A Pillowcase

So I recently decided it was time to change around my pillows in my home. After moving down to Los Angeles we got a new couch and with more of a retro style in our living room, we started to find that our old color scheme wasn’t working for us anymore. Plus, some of our […]

The Only Five Items You Need In Your Home To Do Everything

The Only Five Items You Need In Your Home To Do Everything

I try to keep my cleaning supplies to a minimum. Having a different product for every type of cleaning is excessive and cumbersome. I also try to avoid chemicals when possible. I don’t like the thought of using cleaning supplies that could harm my cats or myself. And why would I use these things when […]

Helen Jane Evans’ Five Beauty Essentials

Helen Jane Evans’ Five Beauty Essentials

I recently read a terrifying article about antibacterial soap and how bad it is for you. I always knew this, germs are good, right? They make you have a nice happy immune system that can take on anything. Plus, I have seen studies show all the antibacterial-hysteria of the nation is creating “super-bugs” which are […]