Whether you’re a weekend warrior, an athlete that competes for a spot on the podium, or someone new to running, cycling, or another sport, cannabis is worth exploring. You might be surprised how many athletes, especially those who engage in long-distance races or...
PTSD and Cannabis
It’s a fact—trauma is all around us. Maybe it’s always been the case, but the 24-hour news cycle lives in the palm of our hands, making it seem even more relevant and real. With trauma comes Post Traumatic Stress Disorder or PTSD, and we want to explore how...
Cannabis for Pain
Pain happens to everyone at any given point in life, regardless of age, fitness level, or health status. When doing something new, different, or repeatedly, we’re subject to pain. Pain also can come after a medical procedure or an accident. Regardless of how pain...
Cannabis and Anxiety
If you know anything about cannabis, you’ve probably heard about or experienced the relaxation that ingesting the plant provides. It’s one of the aspects of cannabis that most people are drawn to and appreciate. Cannabis may also help those who suffer from anxiety,...
3 Overlooked Ways to Enhance Your High
Do you ever feel like your cannabis routine is getting old and boring? Whether a beginner or a pro-consumer, at some point in our personal cannabis history, we may find that the high no longer provides the same satisfaction. The good news is that there are a few...
Is Medical Marijuana Still a Thing?
Here in Michigan, medical marijuana has been part of the landscape since 2008. If you’re a card-carrying med patient, you know that fewer and fewer cannabis provisioning stores are carrying medical marijuana products. So it’s a bit of a chicken-and-egg situation how...
Pharmhouse Wellness’ Cannabis Holiday Gift Guide
It’s almost that time of year again—Hanukkah* is just around the corner, and Christmas is speeding our way, too. If you’re inclined to give cannabis gifts, we have some ideas for you with our annual cannabis holiday gift guide. So check out our suggestions and head...
Cannabis For Sleep—How Marijuana Can Help Bring More Rest
A good night’s sleep is a treasure many people struggle to achieve. Without quality sleep, our emotional and physical well-being declines. There’s mounting evidence that cannabis for sleep can help you achieve better rest.
Top Must-Have Weed Accessories in 2022
Over centuries, especially the last decade, cannabis and its accessories have evolved. The hookah originated in India, the wooden pipe in Europe and now there are various options for each accessory diverse as the individuals that use them. It is more important than...
Cannabis and Outdoor Adventuring
The hot summer sun, majestic fall colors, glistening winter snow, and the rebirth of spring give us SO much opportunity to enjoy outdoor adventuring with cannabis. There’s nothing like getting outside and moving your body with a nice clean high. Since you’ll be in a different environment, the rule to follow is “start low, go slow” with any type of consumption. We believe outdoor adventuring is more pleasurable with cannabis, but getting too high could make you the main character in a cautionary tale.
The Indica vs. Sativa Paradigm Is No Longer Relevant
“Indica or Sativa?” This question about cannabis has dominated weed conversation for quite some time. People often use these plant references when discussing the type of experience desired from your flower. However, when describing a cannabis strain’s effects, the sativa or indica comparison is flawed; sativa and indica only represent the physical plant, and plants don’t necessarily determine the psychoactive effects of the strain.
Make Your Own Cannabis Edibles
There’s no time better to make your own cannabis edibles—flower in Michigan is inexpensive right now and there are so many interesting strains to choose from. While we always have many edibles to choose from in our store, sometimes it’s fun to experiment and make your own. We’re all for people trying new things with cannabis, and in this blog, we’re going to talk about how to make cannabutter, that’s a key ingredient to use in your favorite recipes.
Select Cannabis Strains for Spring Serenity
There is a time of year that every Michigander looks forward to, and it’s finally here. The snow has melted, the sun is rising earlier and setting later, and people are spending more time outside as the temperature rises and new growth emerges.
The Real Story Behind 420
The term “420” is a part of every stoner’s vocabulary, but where does this term come from, and how did it become so universally known and used in cannabis culture? We’re here to share the real story behind 420—our favorite holiday.
A Great Match: Cannabis and Food Pairings
The advent of cannabis cooking shows, like ”Bong Appetit” on Vice and “Cooking with Cannabis” on Netflix got us thinking about cannabis and food pairings and how it might work for the every day home chef who wants to make food and cannabis work together.
Grams and Jams
Why do music and cannabis work so well together? For starters, weed brings you into the moment, so you’re completely present with the music. Secondly, marijuana provides you with the perceived expansion of time so when you’re listening to music you can really get lost in it which can be a meditative experience.
What is This? Cannabis Terms You Should Know
You know a bit about weed, right? Yet, someone will drop some cannabis terms now and then, and you’re not sure what they mean. With widespread cannabis legalization, there are many new products in stores. You may know what a joint or bowl is, but in the presence of stoners, certain terminology may elude you. We’re here to help you be in “the know”.
Cannabis Holiday Gift Ideas
It’s getting close—Christmas is just days away. We expect if you’re like the Pharmhouse Pham, you still have a few people who deserve a little something special this year. We’ve put together a list of cannabis holiday gift ideas for your consideration.
Best Cannabis Strains for Autumn
Who doesn’t love autumn? Leaf peeping and leaf-raking, hiking, dramatic skies, football games, apple cider, wool socks, cozying up with comfort food and all the family gatherings. Michigan is a paradise all year round, but fall is extraordinary, and there are a few cannabis strains that we’re recommending for you to enjoy as we get ready for the holidays and hunker down for winter.
Cannabis Mythbusters: Pharmhouse Helps You Weed Through Myths and Misinformation
We’re all about accurate information and customer/patient education at Pharmhouse Wellness and we’re serving as cannabis Mythbusters with this blog. We hear the myths quite often at the shop and we want to set the record straight.