THE CANNABIS SPA BOOK LIST

Join the mailing list today for free recipes, special offers and exclusive info just for subscribers!

Red State <del>Blue</del> Green State: Two Fab Gift Ideas For The 420 Holiday

Once again the 420 holiday is upon us–half of our country has legalized cannabis in some fashion, and more states are sure to follow in 2016! Let’s remember this is the reason for the season–this is the time to celebrate the end of prohibition! So what do you gift your friends, family and colleagues who […]

Read More

Fresh Cannabis Salve: Olive, Rose and Palo Santo

I’ve long been an advocate of preparing cannabis ointments and salves with olive oil due to the high oleic acid content which aids in deeper penetration of cannabinoids. But lately, I’ve been stepping up my game with the olive tree and learning about how this herb — steeped in ancient mystery — has medicinal qualities […]

Read More

Why You Don’t Want Your Wellness Authors To Be Perfect People

I’m a wellness author. I’ve been a home herbalist for many years and I’ve written recipes and blogs for hempista.com for more than three years. I’m a published author with a debut wellness book that is being released in October. I’m also a survivor of autoimmune disease and I’m an anaphylactic allergy patient. Best of […]

Read More

Get that Spring Cleaning High! #springclean420

It’s that time of year to talk about spring cleaning–that process of deep cleaning our homes and offices with the windows thrown open, buckets of soapy water, and a tasty vape with an energetic strain like Durban Poison or Golden Goat, or even a spicy and motivating indica like Black Domina. Wait, what??!! It’s no […]

Read More

Three Reasons Why Olive Oil Is The Best Base For Marijuana Massage Oils, Salves, and Ointments

If you are a regular reader of my blog and/or have read the first edition of my book, you already know that I’m a huge advocate of cannabis spa preparations that are crafted with olive oil. I’ve been using olive oil as a base for my own preparations since I started creating my own recipes […]

Read More

The Consumer Guide to Buying Topical Cannabis Products

From the new Cannabis Spa Book, coming from Skyhorse Publishing in October! As a legal medical marijuana patient in the state of California, I’ve been purchasing topical cannabis products from dispensaries for many years, as well as making my own at home. I’ve put together a brief buying guide today for other patients and recreational […]

Read More