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Marijuanderlust: The Secret Cup in Lil’ Rhodie

Marijuanderlust: The Secret Cup in Lil’ Rhodie

 I’m sitting at a long white table in a folding chair surrounded by bearded men in hats decorated with pins and 15 different ways to do a dab. The room is brightly lit, and I dig through my own bag to find the small silicone container I’ve got my errl in. Mostly everyone has slabs, […]

Claim Your Reclaim & the Wonders of Silicone

Claim Your Reclaim & the Wonders of Silicone

For some of us, there’s nothing quite as exciting as trying your hand at alchemy.  Alchemy is a broad term for mixing elements and compounds to produce something else.  Whenever I use that word, it’s referring to one of my medicinal creations.  One online dictionary defines it as “any magical power or process of transmuting […]

Happy 7/10 from Ladybud!

Happy 7/10 from Ladybud!

There are holidays that require a family gathering and cooking a meal, and then there are days that are just meant to lighten your step a little. July 10th is to dab-lovers what 4/20 is for the average cannabis enthusiast. Today, lovely Ladybud readers, is Dab Day. If you’re not familiar with cannabis concentrate culture, […]

INFOGRAPHIC: An Introduction to Vaporizable Cannabis Oil

INFOGRAPHIC: An Introduction to Vaporizable Cannabis Oil

Weedmaps, a website that helps people locate dispensaries, has released a special infographic in celebration of 7/10 this year. Unlike a lot of media and information about cannabis concentrates or dabs, this particular infographic has some excellent, basic information geared toward those still learning about BHO, oil, wax, or dabs.   Although there is some […]

“Adjustment Sickness” From HempMedsPX RSHO: NOT a Normal Reaction to Cannabis

“Adjustment Sickness” From HempMedsPX RSHO: NOT a Normal Reaction to Cannabis

In the wake of reports of serious gastrointestinal effects from Real Scientific Hemp Oil (RSHO), parents arguing the benefits of the controversial product are claiming that nausea, vomiting, and diarrhea are “normal” effects of “adjustment sickness.” While it is clear that a number of patients – both children and adults – have been hospitalized due […]

Dabbin’ Dames: A Lady’s Guide to BHO and Vaporizing Cannabis Concentrates

Dabbin’ Dames: A Lady’s Guide to BHO and Vaporizing Cannabis Concentrates

PHOTO: OG Kush by Andy Haggis Disclaimer: This article assumes that cannabis users enjoying BHO/concentrates are doing so safely. This means using concentrates made from high-quality, organic flower with no residual solvent or contaminant present. Vera recommends having at least one lab analysis available for any oil-maker whose product you are considering. The author, an oil-maker, […]

Mormon-Inspired Medicated Jello, A  Caretaker’s Dream

Mormon-Inspired Medicated Jello, A Caretaker’s Dream

PHOTO: Andrea Pacheco, Creative Commons As parents, caretakers, physicians and all types of nurses and allied health professionals come to realize, respect, and acknowledge the benefits of cannabis, many are faced with the question of how best to administer the essential, extracted oils of the cannabis plant. From butter to oil to tinctures to crampy […]

Project CBD Responds To SAM’s CBDisinformation

Project CBD Responds To SAM’s CBDisinformation

By Martin Lee The misnamed Smart Approaches to Marijuana (SAM) recently produced a “fact sheet” entitled, Everything You Need to Know About CBD, that seeks to justify the continued prohibition of cannabis by misinforming the public about cannabidiol and THC. Cannabidiol (CBD), a “nonpsychoactive” component of marijuana, is a hot ticket right now among medical scientists and […]

Senator Daylin Leach: Pennsylvania Should Ease Marijuana Restrictions

Senator Daylin Leach: Pennsylvania Should Ease Marijuana Restrictions

Over the past year, I’ve introduced legislation which would both legalize medical marijuana, and legalize marijuana for all purposes including recreational. I still believe that these are both necessary and inevitable pieces of legislation. However, politics is famously “the art of the possible.” So I am not opposed to taking baby steps to move the […]