The Awakened Blog

  • Vegan CBD Gummies - The next big thing?

    You've probably heard of CBD Gummies, but what's with vegan CBD gummies and why is everyone suddenly talking about them? Let's start with some basi...
  • It's 710/OIL! Let's talk about dabs, baby.

    *Update: This blog was originally published on 7/10/2019 on our Awakened Topicals website. A few changes have been made to keep the information up...
  • The Raw Truth About Acidic Cannabinoids 

    Acidic cannabinoids like cannabidiolic acid (CBDa) and cannabigerolic acid (CBGa) are naturally occurring phytocannabinoids found in the living can...
  • What is CBGa?

    Cannabinoids are chemical compounds found in cannabis and hemp that are largely responsible for the therapeutic effects associated with the plant. ...
  • What is Croptober? California's Emerald Triangle celebrates its annual cannabis harvest

    Mendocino, CA - In the cannabis industry October is known as Croptober, when the majority of full term outdoor plants are harvested and all the har...
  • Dosing with Nurse Susan

    Susan Marks, AKA Nurse Susan is an alternative healthcare educator and consultant. Susan received her BSN in Nursing from Mount Saint Mary’s University in 1984 and her Masters of Science in Nursing from Herzing University in 2019. She is a licensed Nurse Practitioner and Certified Family Nurse Practitioner as well as a Registered Nurse with the California Board of Registered Nursing. Susan discovered cannabis as a natural and safer means of treating her own neurological disorder known as essential tremors that cause her hands to shake uncontrollably.

  • Data Driven Medical Cannabis - Mara Gordon

    Mara Gordon is a cannabis advocate, entrepreneur, and researcher. She has harnessed her background as a process engineer to create therapeutic dosi...
  • 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)

    Aloha - we just got back from Maui, Hawaii the birthplace of POG, surfing, and Aloha to soak up some inspiration for our new POG flavored CBD GUMMI...
  • Can CBD Help with Stress?

    Stress is something that we all feel from time to time, but more often than not many of us are living with chronic stress without even knowing it a...
  • 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 ...