Long road and a strange trip… Today we find a new landscape. All but 3 states have some sort of Cannabis law on the books and is now legal across 19 states. … [Read more...] about A Brief History of Cannabis
As we already know cannabis has been around since practically the dawn of time. During this time the human race has had a very unique relationship with this plant. We first identified it as a medicine in 2727 AD. Researchers have found more than 100 unique cannabinoids within the cannabis plant. There are five molecules that make up the majority of cannabinoids found … [Read more...] about Cannabinoids. When were these things found? And by who?
The High Bazaar (Hosted by the New England Craft Cannabis Alliance). It should be The Bizarre Bazaar. I pulled into the lot in my typical fiery blaze type fashion. I stepped from my smokey ride... The asphalt was cracked like a black egg shell and aromas of herbally goodness permeated the air around me. I wasn’t entirely sure if it was the High Bazaar or my car. Regardless, I … [Read more...] about The High Bazaar
Did You Rush Straight To The Dispensary When You Heard Cannabis Was Legal in CT? (Too bad it was a waisted ride.) It seems that many heard “Marijuana Legalization” but nothing else. Many ran to dispensaries just to be turned away at the door. If fact, so many showed up that they actually hung signs indicating that it is a medical facility and not a recreational … [Read more...] about Long Lines… But no where to start the lines.
I was waiting in a dark room. Dark enough to make me wonder if a Vampire was going to jump out and eat me. Rightly so, this is the unruly bunch. Other groups like the Marijuana Policy Project (MPP) and NORML consider the tactics used by the New England Craft Cannabis Alliance (NECCA) to be unconventional and creating some turbulence over the last couple of years. I mean… They … [Read more...] about A word or 2 with Joseph Raymond of The New England Craft Cannabis Alliance
When I say 7/10 split, I’m not talking about bowling, I’m talking about my wig. As I pulled into the driveway I wondered if I could find a place to park, the place was full. Full of smoke, venders, treats, and joy. I had arrived at the 1st ever 7/10 Hash Bizarre. Hosted once again by the NE Craft Cannabis Alliance. I didn’t have to pay to get in, I have a frequent … [Read more...] about HASH BAZAAR. The 7/10 Split.
Through the rolling hills of Connecticut in North Stonington is a working farm. On the farm is an operating entity called Better Together Connecticut Inc. (Non-Profit) What they do there is both unique and amazing in their community and industry. The farm is there as a retreat for veterans, first responders, and people within their community. In addition to being a … [Read more...] about Hempstock 2021
CT Cannawarrior Open Consumption BBQ & Class Picture Day. Sponsored by the Connecticut Cannabis Coalition It was opening day of Cannabis legalization in Connecticut. The Connecticut Cannabis Coalition was having a BBQ to celebrate the end of sleazy prohibitional Cannabis laws in the state. I arrived at 4:20. I rode in on a chariot of clouds holding up my doober like I … [Read more...] about Cannabis Independence Day
On Friday June 25, 2021 many (if not all) vendors of CBD hemp products and smoke shops received a notice in Connecticut from the DCP (Dept of Consumer Protections) which stated the following: Connecticut Department of Consumer Protection 450 Columbus Boulevard, Suite 901 Hartford, CT 06103 On June 22, 2021, An Act Concerning Responsible and Equitable Preservation … [Read more...] about New Regulations… New Beginnings.
Now that Cannabis will be legal in Connecticut for recreational purposes, everyone is asking “Where can I toke?”. Just like smoking cigarettes or drinking alcohol, smoking cannabis wouldn’t be allowed in certain places. But where can you go? It’s a valid question. Especially considering the change in the landscape that’s coming. Does it mean I have to be at home with the … [Read more...] about Where can I toke?