Old Hippie Kenobi

Happy Fifth Anniversary!

Today marks exactly 5 years since I transformed my life as a legal medical marijuana patient in California and started this personal journey (and blog!). At the time, I was simply trying to document what I was doing for what I thought was a small number of interested people on Reddit’s /r/trees. Today, my webmaster […]

How to Make Old Hippie’s Canna Coconut Blaster

I was looking for the “Holy Grail” of marijuana-infused drinks…something that was easy to make in just one step (no decarboxylating allowed), that would work efficiently enough to be cost-effective, and wouldn’t smell up the kitchen. Something like firecrackers, except for liquid refreshments. I think I got it. For food to work well with cannabis, […]

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Cannaoil Experiment Results

As I previously wrote, a week or so ago I began some experiments to find out if infusing coconut oil with cannabis worked differently at different temperatures. Methodology Oil: 118°F, 140°F, 180°F, 220°F, 260°F, 300°F Each batch was made as identically as possible, using 2 tablespoons of coconut oil and 0.5 grams decarbed weed (Super […]

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A Lot of Controversy Over A Molecule Or Two

It’s been said, “The devil is in the details”. It’s true that it’s devilish work to get everything perfectly right, and I do try, but I don’t claim to be perfect. But still, it’s a worthy goal to be as correct as possible, when people are depending on what you write. So I often agonize […]

K-Mart Cooker

Cannabis Cooking Deal: Slow Cooker Sale at K-Mart

So, holiday shoppers, once again you have an opportunity to pick up some great appliances to cook your cannabis in, while saving yourself some money at the same time. These two items will let you make almost any quantity of cannabis-infused oil, butter, or even regular food! K-Mart is selling this Hamilton Beach slow cooker […]