Mary Jane

How do I avoid getting too high on edibles?


A measured approach to edibles will keep you from pulling the dreaded MoDo. Just remember these hallowed words: start low and go slow.

Woman Passed Out in Bathtub

What to Do When You’ve Gotten Too High

You can’t actually die from cannabis, but you can over-dose, which simply means you consumed too much and feel like crap. Here’s what to do. Here’s what to do if you or someone you know greens-out.

Why Cannabis is Better Than Alcohol

5 Reasons Why Cannabis is Better than Alcohol

Don’t get me wrong, I LOVE a great cocktail, and I am on a first-name basis with Stan at my local wine shop, but after decades of personal anecdotal research, I can attest that Cannabis is SO much better for you than alcohol.

This is Your Brain on Drugs Ad

Pot Propaganda Through the Ages

These ridiculous, almost funny, anti-drug PSAs did nothing to impact drug use, but they were highly effective at creating a stigma that destabilized generations of brown and black people who suffered disproportionate punishment and discrimination just for chilling out. Seriously, not funny.

Marijuana Propaganda

What’s So Bad About Marijuana?

It’s the stigma, stupid. If you were already old enough to vote when the phrase “it’s the [whatever], stupid” took hold, I already know a few things about you.

Higher Standards in Chelsea market

These are a Few of My Favorite Things

Now that cannabis is becoming mainstream, the paraphernalia and accessories that go with it are going through a massive renaissance.  It’s ah-mazing.

Different types of cannabis

How to Make Sense of the Astonishing Selection

Where once you were lucky to get whatever the law-breaking weed guy had on hand, today shopping for cannabis is like wandering the aisles of a fancy wine shop when you don’t know your Rhine from your Rhône.

How much should you smoke?

Toke and Wait

If you learn nothing else from Mary Jane, I beg you to take note of this critical piece of advice. If you don’t how much cannabis to smoke, heck even if you think you do know, always Toke and Wait.

Mary Jane Notes

High, I’m Mary Jane

Welcome Grownups! It is my pleasure to provide you with everything you always wanted to know about cannabis, but were afraid to ask your kids.