Cannabis and art

Limerick Day…

Now for something a little silly and different. National Limerick Day is held every year on May 12. It pays homage to the man who made the short poems popular - Edward Lear. Lear was an English poet who is best known for his nonsense-style, and often wrote with made-up words. There was an Old… Continue reading Limerick Day…

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Louis Armstrong and Cannabis

The influential Jazz musician, Louis Armstrong (b. August 4, 1901), was an advocate for cannabis use medicinally and socially. In his era is was called many things including: "gage," "mugs," and "Mary Warner." Armstrong used cannabis for relaxation before and after performances and expressed the following sentiment about the camaraderie he felt: “That’s one reason… Continue reading Louis Armstrong and Cannabis

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Cannabis and Music & New Arrivals

"Music and herb go together." ~ Bob Marley Indeed. Over time, music and cannabis have gone hand and hand. Artists like Bob Marley, Willie Nelson, and Snoop Dog have done a lot to illustrate the therapeutic uses of cannabis and bring it into the "mainstream" conversation. The science behind why cannabis and music are so… Continue reading Cannabis and Music & New Arrivals