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5 Cannabis Products for Health and Wellness in 2020

It’s a new year, a new decade, the same you but with new choices! The start of each year is a popular time — and a great time — to focus on personal health and wellness. And for many of us, cannabis health and wellness is integral to that journey. More than just recreationally smoking […]
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Ways to Reduce Your Waste – Save Money, Save the Environment

With more and more ways popping up to create waste, it can get overwhelming. We see this in all the litter lining the sidewalks, especially in places like 6th Ave. The cannabis industry, through packaging, has only added to this issue. Moreover, the Tacoma landfill is actually full and all our waste is transported further […]
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Trash and Recycling in Tacoma: What You Should Know

Here in Tacoma, we tend to pride ourselves on being sustainable. Most of us recycle and the city has banned plastic bags. But have you ever wondered where exactly all the trash and recycling in Tacoma goes? Or why cannabis dispensaries don’t have recycling options?  In an effort to find out – and start a […]
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How THC and CBD Interact with Our Bodies

You’re probably already familiar with THC and CBD. But do you know how these cannabinoids found in cannabis (a.k.a. phytocannabinoids) interact with our bodies? And did you know that our bodies produce compounds similar to these cannabinoids through what is known as the endogenous (i.e. originating from within our bodies) cannabinoid system? So, what exactly […]
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Washington Cannabis Policy: Education Hour with Brooke Davies

Many of us are not fully aware of the various laws and rules entwined in Washington cannabis policy until those laws affect us. Even fewer are aware we can be part of the process of policy-making. In fact, it’s easier than it may seem to get involved. Government affairs consultant Brooke Davies hosted our second-ever […]
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First Education Hour Featuring Steve Schechterle

How can you, as a cannabis consumer, ensure you choose the best product? With the i502 industry rapidly growing and many rules still being set, it’s extremely important that we keep consumers updated on any new information and maintain transparency. That’s why we started Education Hour at Mary Mart, to impart what we’ve learned to […]
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High Times in Tacoma? Keep it Legal with Our Visitor’s Guide

Welcome to Weed-Friendly Washington! People have always flocked to Washington for the greenery: Roughly 50% of our beautiful state is covered in pristine forestlands, hosting hikers, climbers, and outdoor enthusiasts of every kind. But as you may have suspected, we’re talking about a different kind of greenery today: The sort that’s been bringing excited visitors […]
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How to Come Down From an Intense High

Many marijuana consumers have shared the dreaded experience of realizing that they are too high. Perhaps you toked up a bit too much before work and are starting to panic or consumed an edible that ended up being far more potent than you anticipated. It may be the case that you’re experiencing this now and […]
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What Are the Best Cannabis Strains for Insomnia?

According to research, nearly one out of every three people suffers from insomnia. Conventional pharmaceutical drugs are powerful, but fraught with complicating and potentially dangerous side effects ranging from diarrhea and all kind of gastrointestinal distress to issues with balance, not to mention the complications that arise from dependency. Cannabis, with its long, illustrious history […]