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Removing Shame From Your Cannabis Use

By OovTeam | September 13, 2020

Even as we creep toward the legalization of cannabis across the U.S., reversing the stigmatization of cannabis use remains a battle not yet won. Perpetuated by everything from media outlets to our own thoughts about our personal cannabis use, this stigma shows up in the ways we keep our consumption […]

Industry Spotlight: Kelley Bruce of CannaMommy

By OovTeam | August 23, 2020

A pregnant woman at a dispensary? Kelley Bruce has been there. Ms. Bruce’s pregnancies were not what some would call “easy.” Every pregnancy is unique, but Kelley was suffering. During her first pregnancy, she was diagnosed with Carbamoyl phosphate synthetase I deficiency (CPS). Her second pregnancy brought with it severe morning […]

Who Consumes the Most Cannabis?

By OovTeam | August 20, 2020

If you were to guess who uses more cannabis, what would you presume? While it may be easy to think that males are puffing the most, the answer is not quite as clear, and we wonder if the statistics aren’t really showing the whole story. As the curious folks, we […]

The New “Mommy Wine”

By ozzie@oov.life | August 12, 2020

Most of us have experimented with marijuana back in our high school or college days.  Also, most of us have had that one horrible experience where we literally thought we were going to die.  For a lot of us, it was the infamous pot brownie that did us in.  So […]

The Perfect Cannabis & Yoga Combinations

By OovTeam | July 6, 2020

Say goodbye to the days of smoking a bowl in your car before a much-needed yoga session, only to wander into class to find the intensity way too much for your level and kind of high – I know I’m not the only one who has smoked a heavy indica […]

JAJ: Bridging the Gap Between Cannabis and the LGBTQIAPK+ Community

By OovTeam | June 13, 2020

When Just Another Jay (JAJ) came into the cannabis scene a couple of years ago, we immediately fell in love with their aesthetic and dedication to bridging the gap between the LGBTQIAPK+ community and cannabis. Creative Director, Cameron Rexroat, and Photographer, Nick Abel, of JAJ have become a familiar and […]

Gifts Canna-Dads Will Love this Father’s Day

By OovTeam | June 12, 2020

No matter what having a father looks like in your life, let’s honor those who have “fathered” us on our journeys. Instead of the cliché tie or something golf-related, why not turn their Father’s Day into a green one with a cannabis-themed gift that honors what an awesome canna-Dad they […]

Minorities in Cannabis Series: Cannabis and the LGBTQIA Communities

By OovTeam | June 2, 2020

In past articles, Oov has explored different under-served communities and their relationships to cannabis, including women, immigrants, and African Americans. Each exploration presents an opportunity to learn about and become sensitive to the experiences of these groups. LGBTQIAPK+ communities are no different from other underrepresented communities in their relationships to […]

Three Reasons You Should Be Using Cannabis in Your Wellness Routine

By OovTeam | May 30, 2020

Cannabis is so much more than just a psychoactive high (although consuming cannabis recreationally is great). Combined with other tools like eating well, getting adequate rest, and other acts of self-care, it can be another step you take on your path to a healthy, fulfilling life. A lot of people […]

Using Cannabis and Mindful Meditation to Enhance Your Well Being

By OovTeam | May 29, 2020

Photo Credit:  Rachael of Ganjasana A little while ago, after wrapping up a cannabis-infused yoga class where students were sharing stories over tea and occasional passes of the bong, one of them made the truest statements I’ve heard in a while; “Being mindful is hard as fuck.” Lately there’s been […]

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