Becky Garrison

Becky Garrison is a freelance writer and storyteller curently based in Portland, ORegon Follow her reporting on cannabis, beer, spirits, and other topics, as well as her travels via Twitter and Instagram @Becky_Garrison

Recent articles

Twista Explains How Young Black Men Will Flourish Thanks To Marijuana Legalization

In a recent interview with VLAD TV, Twista said how thrilled he is on the positive impact marijuana legalization will make on young, black men.

Emojis And Photo Filters Are Ruining Your Chances Of Online Dating

80% of people find them annoying when featured in bios, even if it's just a smiley face or a sunflower.

Meme Of The Week: ‘Area 51’ Memes Prove Government Can’t Take A Joke

This secretive military base located in southern Nevada has been the inspiration for millions of science fiction stories and movies. So, perfect stuff for memes.

5 Ways To Brace Yourself For The Impending Heat Wave

A record breaking heat wave will be hitting the central and eastern areas of the U.S. this weekend, affecting over 115 million Americans and making for the hottest weather of the summer.

How To Make Your Edibles Taste Less Like Weed

In theory, marijuana edibles are a win-win prospect: you get to have your cake and eat weed, too. However, in practice, you often sacrifice the actual dessert experience.

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Posts

Here’s Why Cannabis Juicing Can Be Good For You

As the THC in cannabis only becomes psychoactive when heated, consuming raw cannabis allows one to get the benefits of the plant in a non-intoxicating way.  

10 Pop Icons You Probably Didn’t Know Were Marijuana Fans

While some celebrities like Cheech & Chong and Snoop Dogg are well known stoners, here’s a list of other noteworthy figures whose cannabis use hasn’t been as well publicized.

The Connection Between Cannabis And Fertility

A newly released study published by the Canadian Medical Association Journal highlighted four key findings about the impact of cannabis use on fertility. 

A Beginner’s Guide To Meditating With Cannabis

You need to be careful not to become so dependent on cannabis as a means of relaxation that you can't mediate without having consumed cannabis first.

What You Need To Know Before Getting A Cannabis Massage

Adding a cannabis topical, such as lotion or oil to a massage can given one added benefits such as helping to manage pain, decrease inflammation, and improve relaxation.

Your Brain On Weed: Concussions And Cannabis

Both THC and CBD are neuroprotective antioxidants, which is a fancy way of saying they help reduce the effects brain damage whether due to trauma or things like strokes or other disease.