The Awakened Blog

  • Are Cannabis and Hemp the Same Plant?

    The short answer is yes, but the distinction is more complex than you might imagine.  Both cannabis (marijuana) and hemp are taxonomically the sam...
  • New Product - CBD GUMMIES (POG)

    Our new CBD GUMMIES are Paradise in a Pouch. Welcome to Paradise Aloha - we just got back from Maui, Hawaii the birthplace of POG, surfing, and A...
  • Can CBD Help with Stress?

    CBDa and CBD found in hemp may help manage chronic stress, naturally. Stress is something that we all feel from time to time, but more often than ...
  • CBD and Recovery

    This month we celebrate National Recovery Month and we thought it would be a good idea to talk about CBD and other non-intoxicating cannabinoids li...
  • August is National Wellness Month

    August is National Wellness Month which encourages people to focus on self care, managing stress and promoting healthy routines. But what does the ...
  • Landrace Cannabis - Jeff Nordahl

    Jeff Nordahl from his cabin in the Santa Cruz Mountains of California   Jeff Nordahl, founder of California based Jade Nectar told me that he once...
  • CBDa & CBD For Pain

      Awakened Topicals Pain Stick, Model Lizzy Jeff Cannabidiol (CBD) and it’s acidic precursor CBDa both have reported pain relieving properties, b...
  • CBDa and CBD for Sleep

    CBDa and CBD may be able to help you catch some Zzzz's    In a recent peer reviewed study published in the Permanente Journal online involving 72 ...
  • CBDA & CBD For Anxiety

    CBDA and CBD are getting a lot of attention lately from the medical industry as a potential treatment for anxiety and depression.   According to ...
  • THC-O-Acetate, An In-depth Conversation with Dr. Raber

    Dr. Raber rejoins me on the Head Change podcast to discuss the controversial lab created cannabinoid called THC Acetate or THC-O-Acetate or just A...
  • An Interview with Mendo Dope

    Mendo Dope started making music in 2007 and got introduced to the world with Reek Daddy on NOYB Records releasing their first nation wide album in...
  • A Holistic Approach to Cannabis with Chef Niki Connor

      Niki Connor is a certified professional chef, certified Health & Nutrition Counselor, Internationally certified water judge and former profe...