Addiction vs Dependence

I have come to realize when you are discussing medical cannabis with someone who has never consumed the plant before that next to intoxication, addiction is the biggest concern. Even when you discuss this with someone who works at a dispensary, or even a substance abuse counselor you find that the answers are inconsistent and…

Colorado State University Pueblo, Minor in Cannabis Studies Overview

Oh what a world we live in! Not only have around a dozen U.S. states legalized marijuana in the past eight years, as well as two full countries, but … Colorado State University Pueblo, Minor in Cannabis Studies Overview With the creation of degree programs in Cannabis at major universities across the United States and…

Minot State University Bachelor’s in Medicinal Plant Chemistry Review

Like it or not (and if you’re reading this – you probably do!), marijuana is mainstream, and it’s here to stay. In addition to the numerous states … Minot State University Bachelor’s in Medicinal Plant Chemistry Review If you haven’t been paying attention, degrees, like the one offered at Minot, are popping up all over the…

Strength in purpose

Needless to say there have been interruptions, delays, a back surgery, and now a global pandemic! During all this time I have maintained my presence on my other social media platforms, engaging with new and exciting people and finding out a lot about myself. If you aren’t following, please join me on Instagram @spoonfulofmarijuana! As…

Commercial Interruption

As everyone knows, my intention had been to share my 30 year story of addiction this last week. However, my significant other apparently had other plans for us! On Monday July 8th, he was slammed by a Grand Mal seizure out of no where that put him in the Intensive Care Unit for the majority…

A little hiccup

This will be the first time I have written a post sitting in bed, but the last couple of weeks my body and I have been having a bit of a disagreement on what needs to get done. The body has won, so some self care has been on the menu, which always leads to…

A Wrench in the works…

When I first received my medical marijuana card I was very naive in regards to it’s uses, it’s forms, and truly all of the amazing things it could do. Like a lot of people, I had smoked a joint with friends in high school and college, and a few times since then as well, but…