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Many believe the term “420” originated from a police code that meant “Marijuana Smoking in Progress,” but as we stumble our way through the hazy past for the true origins of this iconic phrase, one blunt truth emerges—“420” did not originate with law enforcement, but with a group of high school students in the 1970s …

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We’re your friendly South Seattle legal weed shop, and today we’re giving you tips on how to make the best seasonal produce taste even better by enhancing their flavors with weed. It’s true, cooking with weed can make your favorite delicacies taste that much better. But, we also know that getting the weed butter or …

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It’s another great week at your local shop for legal pot, and we’re going to talk about lighting up in Washington State without getting the fuzz on your a$$. Oh, Frabjous Day! December 2012 was a happy month for Washington state, because that’s when Initiative 502 passed, making recreational marijuana legal for anyone 21 and …

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To vape, or not to vape? Smoking is definitely the “normal” way to consume marijuana. It’s also usually the first way people try it. Whether in a pipe, a joint, a bong or whatever, your first experience with weed probably involved smoking. But there’s a new marijuana method gaining rapid popularity: vaping. What is vaping? …

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Let’s face it: the first time for everything can be intimidating. It’s totally unfamiliar. There are probably norms you don’t know—traditions, expectations, even rules. Breaking into weed culture can feel intimidating too, but it doesn’t have to be. The unofficial rules of stoner etiquette are all pretty common sense. No Peer Pressure If you ask …

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Getting into pot for the first time—or returning after a long break—can be intimidating. There’s nothing worse than feeling like the only newbie in the room. What if you don’t know the unofficial rules of smoker etiquette? What if you can’t inhale without coughing? Don’t worry—we’ve got you. There are simple ways to avoid the …

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