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Cannabis and the Tattoo Artist

Life is full of happy coincidences, and for Anthony Ortega, a blank wall in exactly the right spot turned out to be one of them. “I got involved in the Reno Mural Expo and the wall they chose for me to paint was right behind Mynt,” he says with a grin. And while it may seem a little too obvious that the long-haired, soft-spoken muralist/tattoo artist is a proponent of cannabis, there’s more to it – and to him – than you might think. Read more

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Cannabis & The Gypsy Getaway Wagons

Cannabis may well be legal here in Nevada, both medicinally and recreationally, but this is an industry that’s still just truly beginning to unfold. As the legal framework continues developing, local businesses are navigating these new laws in real time and making up rules as they go. Many local companies opt for a strict no-cannabis policy, assuming it’s the easiest, safest option. And then there are those who see the potential in a far more liberal approach. Read more

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Cannabis-Infused Pumpkin Spice Lattes – Oh Yeah

It’s September, and you know what that means – the pumpkin spice season is upon us. Luckily, the fine folks over at High Times are way ahead of the game with their recipe for cannabis-infused pumpkin spice lattes. And while that sounds positively, delightfully autumnal, it’s the canna-milk recipe that’s really piqued our interest. Read more

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Terpene Spotlight – Myrcene

Aroma and flavor are some of the most pleasing parts of the cannabis plant. From citrus to pine to diesel, these scents and tastes come compounds known as terpenes. And while there are several hundred terpenes occurring in different concentrations in a given strain, about ten of them are known as primary terpenes – the ones appearing in the greatest concentrations. Myrcene is one of them. Read more