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The Basics Behind Getting Stoned

Weed For Beginners: The Basics Behind Getting Stoned

Every Stoner Has To Start Somewhere The purpose of this blog is to shine the spotlight on a silent demographic: the stay-at-home, suburban, stoner-mom (and dad!) set. Marijuana use for the middle-aged and middle-class is quickly shedding any taboo status. I believe more and more moms on the sidelines at...

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Meet a Stoner Mom: Jessie, a Mom Working Hard to Change the Stigma

Meet a Stoner Mom: a Public Face for Responsible Medical Marijuana Use In my Meet a Stoner Mom series I’m introducing you to the many faces of maternal cannabis use. August’s featured Stoner Mom is going above and beyond to remove the stigma attached to marijuana. Not only does she educate her...

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Needle in the Hay: Cannabis, Elliott Smith, and Depression

Cannabis and Depression: Why this means something to me. For most of my life I have experienced dark “spells”. It’s a major depressive disorder, but when I was younger I didn’t know that. The spells would always start with me fixating on a single thought, like a scratch on a...

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Tolerance to Cannabis

    Tolerance to Cannabis is one of the most misunderstood aspects of the stoner lifestyle. When the occasional asshole asks me, “how can you possibly parent when you’re stoned all day?!” I can barely contain my eye roll. Non-stoners just don’t get tolerance or the concept that a regular...

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Why Use Pot?

A Rant about Why Parents Use Cannabis In my capacity as The Stoner Mom I receive a lot of judgement from people who have zero cannabis education. Like, none. So I get why other parents, especially mothers, refuse to come out of the cannabis closet. People are dicks and assume a...

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Principles of Responsible Stoner Parents

Asking yourself if you belong here? The Stoner Mom believes in a safe place for us to be ourselves, to share knowledge, and to foster judgment-free community among parents who use cannabis. Here is the set of principles we stand behind as a community. Also, I have a lot of...

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From the Vault: Back to School Guide For Stoners

Note: This back to school guide was originally posted in August 2015. The year may change but the challenges a new school season brings stay the same. Enjoy this throwback guide to getting the school year off on the right foot, and good luck to stoner parents everywhere!    The...