How Medical Marijuana Made Me a Better Mom.

I had a medical marijuana card for nearly two years before I worked up the nerve to buy legal weed. Living in laid-back Vermont, I had access to a friend’s homegrown herb, which my husband used to make me cannabis-infused coconut butter in the family Crock-Pot. Applying the butter topically soothed my chronic pelvic pain and relieved symptoms of the debilitating bladder syndrome that had plagued me for a decade and warranted the card. Occasionally,…
I had a medical marijuana card for nearly two years before I worked up the nerve to buy legal weed. Living in laid-back Vermont, I had access to a friend’s homegrown herb, which my husband used to make me cannabis-infused coconut butter in the family Crock-Pot. Applying the butter topically soothed my chronic pelvic pain and relieved symptoms of the debilitating bladder syndrome that had plagued me for a decade and warranted the card. Occasionally,…

Moms Break the Stigma of Working in Weed

Public relations whiz Rosie Mattio rises at 5:30am most days of the week. It’s a little window of peace before her four daughters wake up and she’s off and running. When she’s not getting the kids ready for school, preparing meals or shuttling them to …

Public relations whiz Rosie Mattio rises at 5:30am most days of the week. It's a little window of peace before her four daughters wake up and she's off and running. When she's not getting the kids ready for school, preparing meals or shuttling them to activities, she's representing some of the biggest brands in legal marijuana. "Everyone knows I'm the 'cannabis mom' at school," boasts Mattio, who lives in suburban New Jersey just outside New…

Seven Ganja Gifts for Mom on Mother’s Day

The thought of giving Mom some weed for Mother’s Day wouldn’t have entered our minds a few years ago, and for some of you, it never will. But times have changed, son, and your mother might appreciate getting in on the fun. And after all, infused bath s…

The thought of giving Mom some weed for Mother's Day wouldn't have entered our minds a few years ago, and for some of you, it never will. But times have changed, son, and your mother might appreciate getting in on the fun. And after all, infused bath soak and infused candy are still bath soak and candy at the end of the day. If your mom brought you into this world, there's nothing wrong with…