The Stigma of Medicinal Marijuana

Photo Art by Leo McSweeney Marijuana has gotten a pretty bad rap since around the Vietnam war, when soldiers smoked it regularly to calm their nerves, or escape the horrors they were living. When others hear that you’re using medical…

CBD Oil Isolate vs. Whole Plant Hemp CBD Oil

  For those of you considering medical marijuana as a treatment for your ills, I thought I’d get a little more into detail about the differences between Cannabidiol oil (CBD) and whole plant hemp oil. CBD is one of about…

Medical Marijuana – Getting Started

  There are a lot of ways that you can use marijuana and marijuana-based products these days. Below is a list of some of the delivery methods you may choose, along with a ‘kit list’ for anyone just starting out….

Medical Marijuana – Learning the Lingo

  Marijuana has been used as medicine, as well as recreationally, since people first discovered the effects of the plant when ingested. Then in the 1900’s, it began to gain a reputation, and not a very good one. Marijuana was…

Marijuana Month!

  Marijuana is in the air this spring, with the Canadian government poised to end the prohibition of Marijuana in Canada. This is a big deal for those who use medical marijuana – they will have access to more strains…

Managing Migraines Without Medicine

  Many people suffer from migraines, and if you’re one of those sufferers who doesn’t respond well to migraine medication, or don’t always get an aura to warn you that it’s time to take your migraine medication, then I have…

Vegetarian Italian Wedding Soup

This is one of our favourite winter staples. I always do at least a double batch, but separate the batch into two pots right after the pasta goes in, but before adding the neatballs. That way, you can add them…

Cookin' from Whatcha Got on a Busy Schedule

Our family is ridiculously busy, and some nights it’s hard for me to figure out how to feed the kids before, or even after, their activities. With two kids with autism in the house, we have more than the average…

Vegetarian Spinach Lentil Stew

This stew is one of our favourite meals in the wintertime. While it REALLY doesn’t work in the crock pot, it cooks up fairly quickly, and you can prep some of your ingredients the night before so when you’re on…

Must-have Kitchen Gadgets

I don’t have the largest kitchen in the world, so cupboard space is at a premium; but I have some must-have kitchen gadgets that I absolutely refuse to do without. Herb Mincer This is a rolling herb mincer. You can…