Education

The Process by Aidan Lawson, A Lesson In Graphic Design

The ability to use photoshop is a great skill to add to your resume. Welcome to The Process by Aidan Lawson, a lesson in graphic design. We’ll go over his process of graphic design using Adobe Photoshop, including key features such as layer masking, using a photofilter, and using the transform tools. For reference, he uses a 3000 by 3000-pixel canvas as it provides the highest quality for cover art used on streaming services. The Process by Aidan Lawson. Here’s a summary of the key points covered: Source free images off websites such as Unsplash and Pixabay. When layer-masking, start […]

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Cannabis Hyperemesis Syndrome or heavy metal poisoning, Who is liable?

A clear answer to how contamination can cause Cannabis Hyperemesis Syndrome, CHS, is formed by combining old studies with new research. So, how can chronic heavy metal poisoning lead to mysterious cannabis-induced illnesses more frequently than excessive THC consumption?  About Cannabis Hyperemesis Syndrome Imagine waking up every day for a decade and consuming cannabis like an average Joe enjoying a cup of joe. Until finally, the body starts to profusely reject these routine doses. A once everyday ritual of relaxation can become violent, manifesting its new effects in the form of: Vomiting Sweating And hot flashes People have even suffered brain […]

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Cooking With Cannabis 101 – How To Make Cannabis-Infused Gummies

It’s Monday and that means another segment of Cooking With Cannabis 101, this week we’ll cover how to make your own cannabis-infused gummies! The process of making cannabis-infused gummies is really quick and easy. All you’ll need is your favorite gummies and a THC tincture. To learn how to make your own tincture, click here. Video and recipe courtesy of The Wellness Soldier. Which Gummies to choose to make Cannabis-Infused Gummies? Gummies are a great way to discreetly consume cannabis and have the added benefit of great flavor. The best part about this easy to follow recipe is you can use […]

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5 Great Must-Have Apps For Musicians And Artists

Whether you’re on the SkyTrain and the perfect melody slips into your head, or get a message from The Based God asking for beats while you’re hiking (true story), the 21st-century musician is just a tap away from making their personal music goals possible virtually anywhere, thanks to the world of smartphone apps.  Like a lot of musicians I know, my songwriting comes in unexpected fits and starts. There is a musical dialogue in my head that is going on 24/7. We know the struggle of having that perfect idea finally hit different when you least expect it and being […]

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WATCH LIVE – Vancouver City Council votes on drug decriminalization today

At 9:30 a.m. today, Mayor Kennedy Stewart will be proposing a groundbreaking motion to the Vancouver City Council and a formal vote will ensue. Announced last Wednesday, Nov. 18th, the Mayor is hoping to make Vancouver the first Canadian city to decriminalize drug possession. This is said to be a response to the opiate crisis, not a magic solution; it’s about approaching from a harm reduction standpoint, reducing stigma, and treating addiction as a health issue. In August 2016, officials in BC declared the opiate epidemic to be a public health emergency but overdose rates continue to rise.  Mayor Steward […]

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Cooking With Cannabis 101 – Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Cookies

In this week’s episode of Cooking With Cannabis 101, we’ll go over how to make cannabis-infused peanut butter chocolate chip cookies. For the infusion, we’ll be using cannabis-infused butter. Click here for our guide on cooking with cannabis concentrates, including how to make cannabis-infused butter. Video and recipe courtesy of The Wellness Soldier. Follow the instructions above, here’s your list of ingredients to make cannabis-infused peanut butter chocolate chip cookies : 1 Cup Cannabis Butter 1 Cup Peanut Butter 1 Cup Brown Sugar 1 Cup Sugar 2 Eggs, Large 2 1/2 Cups All-Purpose Flour 1 1/2 Cups Chocolate Chips 1 Tsp […]

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Interactive Weed Wordsearch – Growing Cannabis Plants

Today’s interactive weed Wordsearch is all about growing cannabis plants. Since it’s legal, it’s time to familiarize yourself with some plant jargon. Have fun and remember, it’s always important to take the time to smell the roses… and dank bud! Did you win the puzzle? Want to play again? Refresh your screen and get ready for a new scramble! ShareThis post was originally published on this site

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Vancouver’s Decriminalization Plan From A Legal Perspective

Vancouver has made a big step forward in the possible decriminalization of drugs. Last week, Vancouver Mayor Kennedy Stewart announced the cities intention to seek leave from the federal government to approve a plan to decriminalize simple possession of illicit drugs within city limits.  Stewart described these types of offenses as a health issue, rather than a criminal justice issue.  He also talked about the stigma associated with substance misuse and the need to change our views on this behavior as an essential step in the fight against opioid overdoses.    If the plan receives federal approval, it will be the first jurisdiction […]

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Secrets to Crafting Cannabis and CBD Drinks at Home

THC/CBD Infused Beverages: The Basics There’s an art to crafting delicious drinks for your friends, clients or family. When it comes to creating cannabis-infused beverages, mixologists such as my self are tasked with a heightened challenge of inviting an ensemble of phytocannabinoids and terpenes to enhance the profile of the drink. While working with these confusing ingredients, you may seem intimidating at first, but once you learn the basics your well on your way to easily master mixing up your own cannabis-infused drinks at home. Techniques for Integrating CBD or THC Oil into Drinks When creating cannabis-infused drinks at home, […]

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What You Need To Know About Vaginal Cannabis Suppositories

Have you ever heard of using cannabis suppositories vaginally? If not, don’t worry because this article will tell you what you need to know… and you do need to know! After all, this is about human health. If you don’t have a vagina, the chances are that you care about someone who does. Knowledge is power so with that being said, let’s all power up and learn about vaginal cannabis suppositories. Vaginal Cannabis Suppositories Effect on the Body Before getting into vaginal cannabis suppositories, it is important to understand how they work. A vaginal cannabis suppository will act in the […]

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