Decarboxylation

Decarboxylation

What is decarboxlation? It's only the first and most important step in any DIY cannabis concoction if you want that psychoactive, euphoric effect. It's so paramount, I wanted it to stand alone as it's own post. Decarboxylation is the process that activates the compounds in cannabis. Without this step, ingesting cannabis will NOT get you high.

Cannabinoids 101

Cannabinoids 101

Cannabinoids are naturally occurring compounds, produced in the trichomes of the cannabis plant. What's amazing, is they are exclusive to cannabis and have not been detected in any other plant. They bond with our body's Endocannabinoid System (ECS), causing a therapeutic effect. With ECS receptors all over our body, benefits from cannabinoids are typically varied & widespread. There are more than 100 confirmed cannabinoids - not just THC & CBD. We also are starting to see specific cannabinoids be isolated for particular health benefits. (Read more by clicking the photo above.)

Mary’s Medicinals Muscle Freeze by Liberty Health

Mary’s Medicinals Muscle Freeze by Liberty Health

Mary's Medicinals is a pioneer in the medical cannabis industry. It's easy to see why LHS wanted to include the brand in their portfolio. I decided to try Mary's Muscle Freeze. The infused topical combines full-spectrum CBD and other whole plant nutrients to provide quick pain relief and a soothing, cooling effect. (Read more by clicking the photo above.)