An Essay: Mothering with Marijuana

An Essay: Mothering with Marijuana

When I first became vocal about my relationship with cannabis, I braced myself for the inevitable question: You’re a mom—how can you use marijuana?  Informed by outdated stereotypes and a nagging stigma around this plant, those who ask me this question are confused....
Shining a Light on How Cannabis Is Grown

Shining a Light on How Cannabis Is Grown

While cannabis has been cultivated around the world for thousands of years, modernization has made it easier than ever to grow the plant, whether in an outdoor garden bed or an isolated indoor facility. For canna-connoisseurs, knowing where and how their cannabis is...
Biggest Cannabis “Hits” of 2019

Biggest Cannabis “Hits” of 2019

The U.S. cannabis industry saw some big changes — both good and bad — in 2019. From legal progress on the regional and federal level to health debates over the plant’s effect on pregnant women, we take a look at some of the biggest stories this year.  Illinois...
Come Back Daily

Come Back Daily

As the paradigm around cannabis begins to shift, so do retail opportunities. In states with some form of cannabis legalization, this comes in the form of dispensaries or other kinds of cannabis retail shops. But what about states that aren’t quite there, where a need...
Online Communities Are Not Enough

Online Communities Are Not Enough

A review of Belong: Find Your People, Create Community, and Live a More Connected Life It’s a conundrum that’s deeply familiar: We are now more technologically connected than ever, yet we seem to be more and more isolated. These feelings are so widespread that some...