MJ’s Book Look:  Marijuana Edibles, 40 Desserts
Dec01

MJ’s Book Look: Marijuana Edibles, 40 Desserts

In the profusion of books on cannabis edibles here’s a new entry:  Marijuana Edibles — 40 Easy and Delicious Cannabis-Infused Desserts, from the owners of “Laurie & MaryJane.”  The volume opens with “The Basics,” covering the expected and necessary topics like calibrating infusions, how to decarboxylate bud, the role of terpenes and making single serving portions. You will find the expected entries in the recipes —...

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MJ’s Book Look:  Big Book of Buds Greatest Hits
Jul11

MJ’s Book Look: Big Book of Buds Greatest Hits

Any serious collector of weed porn holds in high regard Ed Rosenthal’s Big Book of Buds, of which there are four volumes.  At least I own four volumes (maybe there are more?).  Now the “grow guru” has produced a Greatest Hits volume for the series.  Here is a book you will enjoy and want to own. The Big Book of Buds Greatest Hits is a collection of cannabis glamour shots. All that’s missing is the smell, the taste, and a sample of the...

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MJ’s Book Look:  How to Smoke Pot (Properly)
Apr11

MJ’s Book Look: How to Smoke Pot (Properly)

I was put off by the title of this book.  Which would have been my loss if my emotional reaction kept me from reading this wonderful book about where things are — right now — in the story of the re-legalization of cannabis. This work will be one people refer to when they talk about cannabis re-legalization 2015 – 2016.  We all know the process is not complete and there is still work to be done.  But that work is...

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MJ”s Book Look:  Getting High, Marijuana Through the Ages
Feb22

MJ”s Book Look: Getting High, Marijuana Through the Ages

The question that opens this treasure hunt is, “when and where did fiber hemp plants become psychoactive cannabis strains?”  We all are grateful why.  John Charles Chasteen presents a trip back in time, visiting all parts of the planet.  We follow a lot of false leads  but we do find an answer.  This is first rate scholarship but written so well you hardly hold that against the work.   I kid.  I bet there is a...

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MJ’s Book Look: Homegrown Hydro
Dec22

MJ’s Book Look: Homegrown Hydro

Re-legalized Washington state is the home to Joshua Sheets, the author of Homegrown Marijuana – Create a Hydroponic Growing System in Your Own Home. Quality cannabis grow books, especially ones aimed at beginners, are hard to produce, as the scope of the material is so enormous. But this author has done a commendable service focusing on hydroponics — that don’t require soil — growing. There are pictures of...

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Book Review:  Epiphanies Whilst High Out Of One’s Mind by H.T. Yim
May21

Book Review: Epiphanies Whilst High Out Of One’s Mind by H.T. Yim

Book:  Epiphanies Whilst High Out Of One’s Mind by H.T. Yim, writing as “Abigail Lee.” Manufactured in the United States of America.  180 pages.  Publisher: Terra Hayoung Yim (April 3, 2015)        This book was thoroughly enjoyable from beginning to end.  I related to every chapter of every sentence of this great book because the experiences were a reflection of myself.  The book was enclosed with great stories that...

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