Cannabis Education

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Best Marijuana Strains for the Springtime
April showers bring May flowers, but cannabis flower is the best no matter what month it is! With the change in season comes new flavors to try. Give your buds a springtime makeover with some of our favorite canna-flavors.Spring Cannabis TerpenesTerpenes are the famous compounds that give cannabis strains their unique flavors and aromas. But did yo
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Cannabis & Sleep: What We Know and What We Don’t
Are you one of those people who toss and turn at night, desperately trying to catch some ZZZs? If so, you're not alone. Sleep issues plague millions of individuals worldwide, leading them to seek solutions in various forms, including the use of cannabis. But what's the deal with cannabis and sleep? Does it really help, or is it just another fad? Le
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How to Read a Cannabis Product Label
You can read a thousand articles on just as many blogs, and at the end of the day, the most important thing to know about buying cannabis is this: check your label. Understanding the information presented on a cannabis product label is crucial for making informed choices and ensuring a safe and enjoyable experience. In this guide, we'll break down
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How Much is a Gram of Cannabis & What Can You Do With It?
When you’re getting into the world of cannabis flower, knowing the basics is crucial, especially when it comes to measurements. Among the various units of cannabis, the humble gram is often the starting point for many beginner enthusiasts. But what exactly is a gram of flower, and what can you do with it? In this guide, we’ll ensure you know all ab
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How to Roll a Joint: With & Without a Filter
Rolling a joint is an art form that many cannabis enthusiasts take pride in mastering. In this guide, we'll delve into the essentials of joint rolling, exploring the materials and gear you need, the step-by-step process, alternative rolling methods, and even the debate about using filters. Introduction to Joint Rolling: The BasicsThere is very litt
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Shopping Tips for 420 Sales
As April's iconic 420 celebration approaches, cannabis enthusiasts across the country eagerly anticipate the festivities surrounding this cultural phenomenon. Beyond the communal spirit, 420 is a prime opportunity to indulge in exclusive deals and promotions offered by dispensaries. In this guide, we'll explore strategic tips to enhance your 420 sh
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How Much Cannabis Can You Buy in Michigan?
If you find yourself in the Great Lakes State and are curious about Michigan's marijuana laws, you're in the right place. Whether you're a resident or just passing through, understanding the rules around purchasing and possessing marijuana can save you from any potential legal hiccups. So, let's dive into the details of Michigan's marijuana purchas
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How Much is a Quarter of Cannabis & What Can You Do With It?
If you’re new to the world of cannabis, one of the first things that you’ll notice is that it’s rich with terminology and measurements. And oftentimes, they’re really confusing; especially when it deals with measurements. When you’re purchasing cannabis flower, one term you’ll encounter is a “quarter.” In this guide, we'll break down what a quarter
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How Long Do Edibles Take to Kick In?
Cannabis edibles might be one of the most famous ways of consuming cannabis–everyone knows the brownie edible depicted in our favorite cannabis-friendly movies and shows. And that’s just the tip of the edible iceberg. More and more types of edibles are coming out every year, including savory snacks like popcorn, crackers, pretzels and more. There a
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What Is "the Munchies" & What Do We Know About It?
Have you ever experienced a craving for snacks after consuming cannabis? This infamous phenomenon is commonly referred to as "the munchies." But is there any science behind this curious occurrence? Maybe. While it's a widely recognized aspect of the cannabis experience for some cannabis enthusiasts, the specific causes and effects of the munchies a
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What Are Medical Provisioning Centers in Michigan?
Knowing where and how to get your cannabis is about more than just the rules and regulations of the state. It’s also about the terminology used. In this guide, we’re going to explain how Michigan uniquely differentiates between dispensaries and provisioning centers. What is a Provisioning Center?You might think that “provisioning center” and “dispe
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What is Crumble Wax & How Do You Smoke It?
Do you love concentrates but you don’t love the moist, sticky mess they can make? You might want to give cannabis crumble a try. This cannabis concentrate is one of the driest cannabis products available, making it easy to gently handle, scoop, and add to your favorite current method of consumption. In this guide, we’ll cover the versatility of cru
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Best Cannabis Strains for Beginners
Listen, if you’re new to cannabis, you shouldn’t start with a high THC strain like White Widow, but then, what are you supposed to try? Whether you plan on microdosing or having a full-on session, we’ve got you covered. Think of us as your cannabis sherpa—we’re going to guide you through the things to know—and the things to avoid—to make the most o
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Cannabis Decarboxylation: What Is It, How It Works, Why It’s Important
When you first get into cannabis, you might think that people smoke flower because it’s convenient, and it’s their preferred way of consuming marijuana. While those things aren’t necessarily untrue, there’s actually a reason cannabis needs to be heated, or decarboxylated. In this entry to our cannabis glossary, we’re going to talk about decarboxyla
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Infused Pre-Rolls: What Are They & How Are They Made?
Do you love flower and concentrates, but don’t want to have to just pick one? Love smoking flower, but hate rolling your own products or packing a pipe? Infused pre-rolls are the perfect solution for you. You can enjoy your flower and your concentrate without the mess of grinding and rolling your own marijuana. In the latest entry to our cannabis g
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What is Cannabis Sativa: Characteristics, Top Strains, & More
One of the first terms you’ll learn when building your own personal cannabis glossary is “sativa.” It’s quickly followed by “indica” and “hybrid” because they are the three prominent classifications for how you’ll purchase your marijuana at a dispensary. But what does sativa actually mean? What does science say about what sativa can do in the body?
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What is Cannabis Indica: Characteristics, Top Strains, & More
If you plan on going to shop for marijuana, you’re going to discover quickly that it’s classified in three different ways—indica, sativa, and hybrids. Here, we’re going to break down what we know about indica marijuana for our cannabis glossary, sharing everything from what it is to the ways it’s different from the other classifications. And of cou
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How to Be a Smart Marijuana Shopper & Save Money
Dear Budtender - My dispensary runs are getting expensive! Can you give me some tips on how to save money on marijuana?  From, Budget Shopper Dear Budget Shopper - Nothing’s cheap these days, and marijuana is no exception. To help our customers, and customers of dispensaries around the country, we’ve put together a little guide to help you get smar