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Edibles may come in more shapes, sizes, and flavors than ever, but that doesn't mean there's no room left for customization. When you learn how to make cannabis chocolate for yourself, you can exercise greater control over the potency, cannabinoid ratios, flavor combos, and appearance of your edibles. Maybe you've always dreamed of finding a 1:1 edible with high doses of both CBD and THC, or maybe you simply want the weed you eat to come in the shape of a dinosaur. Once you master the art of making weed chocolates at home, the sky's the limit. Why cannabis chocolates...

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There are many reasons you might want to get the most out of your cannabis flower: to save money, minimize dispensary visits, or simply to stretch out your supply during a dry spell. Whatever your reason for wanting to conserve your stash, there are steps you can take to stretch your weed dollar further. This guide will walk you through how to properly conserve your weed. Get the right gear Having the right gear for cannabis consumption can go a long way towards conserving your cannabis. Joints and blunts are the least efficient consumption methods for flower, as the burning...

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One of the most common effects of smoking weed is red, bloodshot eyes. It's to be expected, sure, but that doesn't answer the age-old question pondered by generations of potheads: why does weed make your eyes red?The answer might surprise you because the truth is… your eyes turning red has nothing to do with the act of smoking at all. THE ANSWER: LOWER BLOOD PRESSURE AND DILATED CAPILLARIES After smoking weed, people generally experience an increase in heart rate and blood pressure. This effect is due to the plant's cannabinoids, which are chemical compounds responsible for some of the therapeutic...

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What is top-shelf weed? First, let's cover our bases and go over the common terms used when shopping for good weed. “Flower” refers to the dried and cured female cannabis plant's blooms, often called “nugs” or “buds.” Flower is typically intoxicating — THC content is the primary indicator of euphoric potency — but some flower has high CBD content and will produce less intoxicating effects. The best smoking experiences, edibles, tinctures — even CBD oil — often come from the best source material, or “top-shelf bud.” In terms of slang, premium weed is also commonly referred to as the “loud,”...

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Cannabis use is on the rise in the United States. A 2018 study notes that, while cannabis use among teens has decreased, American adults are increasingly using cannabis on the daily.According to Forbes, the global cannabis industry is estimated to be worth $7.7 billion. It’s projected to hit $31.4 billion by this year.The industry is booming in part because cannabis can be a versatile form of medication. A number of research studies have found that cannabis has the potential to help with a variety of medical conditions, including anxiety, chronic pain, and epilepsy.But, as any recreational or medical marijuana user...

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