Category Archives: Educational

How To Store Your Weed

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You’ve placed an order with us. Your order arrives right at your doorsteps. Now what? SPARK ONE UP of course (or two, we’re not judging). But how do you store it to maintain its premium quality? Continue reading to find out! Why is it important to store cannabis properly? Although leaving the buds inside our […]

History Of Marijuana

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History of Marijuana Marijuana, also known as cannabis, pot or weed has an extensive history of human use. In ancient cultures, plants were not used for its hallucinogenic effects rather as herbal medication. Cannabis cultivation in North America dates back to the early colonists.  Cannabis or hemp plants originally evolved in Central Asia. It was […]

Medical Uses of Marijuana

Medical Uses of Marijuana  Before going through the medical benefits, we must look at what cannabinoids – compounds that around found in weed. Most notably Tetrahydrocannabinol and Cannabidiol which you can read more about here. 113 distinct cannabinoids have been discovered and isolated thus far.  Marijuana today is more than just used to achieve euphoria or […]

THC Vs. CBD

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THC vs CBD Tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) vs. Cannabidiol (CBD) Do you know what they are or the differences between them?  From a chemical structure standpoint they consist of 21 Carbons, 30 Hydrogens, and 2 oxygen atoms. They both do the same jobs, they work with receptors that release neurotransmitters into your brain, thus affecting sensations like […]

Key Terms

Keep calm and learn the key terms

There are many terminologies you may have come across while researching about recreational marijuana. To a novice marijuana user, terms such as THC, CBD, Sativa, Indica, and Hybrids will be introduced and explained to get a better understanding what is the right product for your needs. THC Tetrahydrocannabinol (or THC) is the main psychoactive compound […]

Is smoking weed bad for you?

Thanks to a decades-long smear campaign, a large portion of the population operated under the assumption that weed was always bad. That all began to change once legalization, both medical and recreational, started spreading across the country. Today, cannabis has become much more normalized and many people not only disagree with the idea that cannabis […]