Tetrahydrocannabivarin (THCv) Cannabinoid Profile

Formula: C19H26O2 THCv Strains: Durban Poison, Girl Scout Cookies, Tangie, Pie Face OG, Hawaiian Dutch THCv is comprised of two fewer carbon bonds than the more familiar THC. And although the psychoactive components of this compound are not fully researched many cannabis connoisseurs search out this cannabinoid in hopes of it's coveted believed effects. Plants that …

Limonene Terpene Profile

Commonly Found In: Lemon, Lime & all Citrus Fruit peels and pulp Cannabis Strains: Berry White, Jack Herer, Super Lemon Haze, OG Kush, SFV OG, Durban Poison Formula: C10H16 Most commonly limonene can be found in lemony strains but it is also a prominent terpene in some musky, earthy strains as well. It is often marketed …

Great Tips for Mercury Retrograde

Originally posted on Witches Of The Craft®: ? ? ? ? ? Mercury Retrograde Dos and Don’ts Keep moving forward while Mercury moves backward By Maria DeSimone Videos, Mercury Retrograde, Astrology There is one golden rule when it comes to Mercury Retrograde phases. Interestingly enough, it’s grammatical. If you can commit this simple tenet to… via …

Pot-O-Coffee Hemp CBD Coffee Pod Review

When I saw this cannabis coffee company on Instagram I had to reach out to them in hopes of trying my own brew. The brand is bright, fresh and seems to value safe dosing which is a trait in the industry that I really appreciate. On the other hand, K-Cups are one of the leading contributions to …

Cannabidiol (CBD) Cannabinoid Profile

Formula: C21H30O2 CBD Strains: Harlequin, ACDC, Shark Shock, Cannatonic, Harle-Tsu Of the over 113 cannabinoids found in the wonderful plant, Cannabidiol (CBD) is one of the most important. That's because this is phytocannabinoid makes up about 40% of the plant, is being used to cure children of epilepsy and even lubes up the endocannabinoid system; making …

What’s In My Cup? Tea to Kick That Cold

Elderberry syrup is one of my most favorite things, I've loved it since I worked at Medithrive in San Francisco. We carried an amazing medicated elderberry syrup that fought colds and got rid of body aches almost completely. Since then I've been so interested in the other ways that elderberries can be used. This cup of …

Caryophyllene Terpene Profile

Commonly Found in: Hops, Cloves, Black Caraway, Black Pepper, True Cinnamon, Ylang-Ylang, Lavender, Rosemary, Cotton, Thai Basil, Oregano Cannabis Strains: Hash Plant Formula: C15H24 You will either see this terpene under this name or β-Caryophyllene and you won't hear about it as a favorite terpene because it isn't expressed in CB1 and therefore has no psychoactive effects. Caryophyllene …

Herb Spotlight: Hops for Insomnia

The most common use of hops is in beer but it also has healing properties due to it's relationship to cannabis and the terpenes it gives off. Hops are valuable and that is probably how beer became so coveted in modern society. Like cannabis we use the flower for healing. Scientific Name: Humulus lupulus [aka: beer …

What Are Cannabinoids?

THC and CBD are two highly publicized cannabinoids, but there are also over 100 other cannabinoids found in the composition of the the resinated flowering buds of a feminine unfertilized cannabis plant. Everyone is born with an endocannabinoid system and endocannabinoids in their bodies. When there is an issue with the natural production of endocannabinoids or …

Cannabis Social Media Platform MassRoots Review

We're coming into a new age in the world of cannabis. In a time where Facebook and Instagram still delete cannabis marketing pages with out warning there are a choice few apps available on smart phones that cater specifically to the cannabis culture. The first of the social media app and websites was MassRoots which can now boast almost 1,000,000 …