January 2017

Aimee Chiavaroli achiavaroli@s-t.com Local owners of smoke shops and hyrodroponic stores are caught in the middle of the federal/state marijuana debate. On the one hand, they’re talking a little more candidly about how their products can be used in connection with marijuana now that Massachusetts voters easily approved recreational marijuana use. But on the other […]

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Sitting in post-holiday traffic, I covertly stared at the mom riding shotgun in the nearby sedan through my Judge Doom shades. The yin to my yang, she was visibly blissed out – seemingly unaffected by the hellish nightmare of I-35 on the day after Christmas or her carload of exasperated family members. I bet she […]

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By Aimee Chiavaroli achiavaroli@s-t.com Geoffrey Yalgenezian, chief operating officer of Brennan’s Smoke Shop in Wareham, is excited he will no longer have to ask customers to leave his store. Although most of his customers were savvy enough not to come in asking for a grinder to grind their pot to pack a bowl, now they can […]

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Don’t forget to check out our holiday gift suggestions for medical marijuana patients, casual cannabis consumers, and advanced marijuana enthusiasts — you might find something that’s on your wish list, too! Happy holidays! Leafly’s 2016 holiday gift guide is sponsored by EveryoneDoesIt.com – The World’s Online Smoke Shop. Read more at: https://www.leafly.com/news/strains-products/holiday-gift-ideas-for-cannabis-beginners

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Tweet Cody and Jack are a married couple I came to know through a loose network of over-30 gay men with beards on Facebook. This sounds shallow, but even casual social media reveals a lot. Before we’d officially met, I knew Cody was an insurance professional who’d gotten a big promotion, Jack was a bureaucrat […]

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Growing marijuana can seem like a daunting task for those who don’t have experience. The truth is; however, it can be done by just about anyone. As long as a little time and effort are put into understanding how to do it, growing marijuana is pretty easy! Let’s take a beginner’s look at how to […]

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Access to legal cannabis is now available to more people than ever before, and with that access come options and opportunity. Navigating the vast array of strains, products, and consumption methods that legal markets are offering today can be a dizzying ordeal, as there isn’t a “one size fits all” cannabis experience that’s right for […]

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Massachusetts lawmakers have already shown they’re willing to tinker with the marijuana legalization law passed by voters in November. But for now, at least, it’s legal for adults 21 and older to grow marijuana plants at home: Six plants per person and 12 per household. (Note: Home growing is legal indoors only in Massachusetts.) Curious […]

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As 2016 comes to a close and memories of the past year remain perpetually frozen in time, New Year’s resolutions shake off their collected dust to once again motivate the masses. In 2017, I will be included in that mass, crossing fingers that my endurance won’t fade out halfway through (as usual) when January fades […]

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